Easy Image Overlay

Easy Image Overlay

Easy Image Overlay is a simple and easy to use system plugin which can be used to create image with text overlay. The short code allows to color, transparency and fontawesome icons. The extension uses joomla jQuery framework.

Plugin Joomla 3.x.x
Easy Image Overlay Features
Latest Extension Version1.1
Last Updated 01 February 2017

What can you do with the Shortcode?

  • Different overlay colors for different instances of image overlay.
  • Overlay opacity can be defined.
  • Color of the overlay text can be defined.
  • Font size of the overlay text can be managed.
  • Allows long text for image overlay.
  • Image width and height can be defined
  • Each image can be linked to different URLs.

What can managed in the plugin parametes?

  • Incase of jQuery conflict the JS file can be loaded into body instead of head.
  • Fontawesome icons CSS can be disabled if its already loading into the template.
  • Image URL can be set to open in same or new tab.
  • Extra CSS can directly be defined in the plugin parameters.
Browser Supported
Responsive Extension
What's New?

Version 1.1 - February 1, 2017

  • Integrated Joomla Update System

Text Image Overlay on Hover

Shortcode

{imageoverlay class="imgmargin-10"  alt="Image Alt Text" overlaytext="You can add a few lines of text with HTML" overlaybgcolor="#333333"  overlaytextcolor="#fff" overlayopacity="0.7" image="images/lb/lp1.jpg" url="http://www.infyways.com" }{/imageoverlay}
{imageoverlay  class="imgmargin-10" alt="Image Alt Text 2" overlaytext="You can have different overlay colors for different images" overlaybgcolor="#ff5555" overlaytextcolor="#fff" overlayopacity="0.7" image="images/lb/lp2.jpg" url="http://www.bing.com" }{/imageoverlay}
{imageoverlay  class="imgmargin-10" alt="Alt Text"  icon="fa-user" overlaytext="You can add alt text for the images, but better SEO" overlaybgcolor="#2BBD68"  overlaytextcolor="#fff" overlayopacity="0.7" image="images/lb/lp3.jpg" url="http://www.facebook.com"}{/imageoverlay}
{imageoverlay  class="imgmargin-10" alt="Alt Text 4" icon="fa-comment" overlayfontsize="60px" overlaybgcolor="#fff"  overlaytextcolor="#000" overlayopacity="0.7" image="images/lb/lp4.jpg" url="http://www.google.com" }{/imageoverlay}

Text Image Overlay

Alt Text 6
The background color opacity can be changed
Alt Text 7
You may or may not link the image to an URL

Shortcode

{imageoverlay  overlay="true" class="imgmargin-10" icon="fa-info-circle" overlaybgcolor="#000" overlaytext="You can manage the font size and color"  overlaytextcolor="#fff" overlayfontsize="20px" overlayopacity="0.7" image="images/lb/lp5.jpg" url="http://www.infyways.com" }{/imageoverlay}
{imageoverlay  overlay="true" class="imgmargin-10" alt="Alt Text 6" overlaytext="The background color opacity can be changed" overlaybgcolor="#F2C922" overlaytextcolor="#fff" overlayopacity="0.9" image="images/lb/lp6.jpg"  }{/imageoverlay}
{imageoverlay overlay="true"  class="imgmargin-10"  alt="Alt Text 7" overlaytext="You may or may not link the image to an URL" overlaybgcolor="#2BBD68"  overlaytextcolor="#fff" overlayopacity="0.7" image="images/lb/lp8.jpg" }{/imageoverlay}
{imageoverlay  overlay="true" class="imgmargin-10" icon="fa-plus" alt="Alt text 8" overlaytext="You can set the overlay to show on an image without hover"  overlaybgcolor="#ff5555" overlaytextcolor="#fff" overlayopacity="0.8" image="images/lb/lp9.jpg" url="http://www.wikipedia.com" }{/imageoverlay}{clearfix}

Adding an Image into an article

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Shortcode

{imageoverlay overlaytext="You can add an image into an article and define class to align" class="imgmargin-10 imgleft"  alt="Alt text 10" image="images/lb/lp1.jpg" url="http://www.store.infyways.com" imgwidth="160px"}{/imageoverlay}

Example 2

Sandra Clarke
Sandra Clarke
Lorem Ipsum
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Shortcode

{imageoverlay class="imgmargin-10 imgright"  overlaytext="Sandra Clarke" overlaybgcolor="#333333"  overlaytextcolor="#fff" overlayopacity="0.7" alt="Sandra Clarke" image="images/corporate/small/1.jpg" }{/imageoverlay}