This page is a translated version of the page PhotoCommons and the translation is 21% complete.
Manual on MediaWiki Tools
Release status: unmaintained
Implementation Plugin for third party software, WordPress Plugins
Author(s) Husky, Krinkle
MediaWiki 1.17
PHP 5.3.2
License GPL2, CC BY-SA 3.0
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PhotoCommons is a plug-in for WordPress allowing easy searching, inserting and maintaining of files from Wikimedia Commons into your blog.


  1. Get a zip here or check out the latest release from subversion
  1. Move to your wp-content/plugins folder
  1. Activate from the plugins section in your admin panel
  1. Use the little Wikimedia Commons icon in your post panel to search and add your images to your post



  • Loader image has bad transparency when used in the yellow-ish jquery UI modal box (white creepy edges)

Tshò-ngōo / Ti̍k-sik iau-kiû

  • Edit inserted images
  • Make images in Wysiwyg mode visual
  • Add the image to featured picture instead of directly in the post (using post_image)
    • Implement this using checkbox, not as an insert in textarea. Use a hidden custom field (_pluginname_key), using some magic to fill wp_post_thumb (no overwrite)