What is Ultra Media Gallery?
Ultra Media Gallery is the most widely adopted media (images / videos / mp3 audios and .swf flash movies) management and delivery solution for DotNetNuke. More than 10,000 DNN website are powered by various versions of Ultra Media Gallery in over 100 countries.
With UMG, you can create photo galleries with 20+ customizable media viewers. You can build a media gallery with images, video, and audios uploaded from your own computer or even from internet. You can subscribe to Flickr, Google Picasa, or other image sources by RSS so you can use UMG's high quality interface to warp these images. You can easily create professinoal image sliders and rotators with responsive / fluid layout. it is also possible to sell digital products online so you can benefit from your website.
Ultra Media Gallery is compatible with latest Microsoft Windows Azure environment.
Why choose Ultra Media Gallery?
Powerful solution: UMG is an "all-in-one" gallery solution, offering many display options for various business and personal uses. For example, you can configure UMG as a normal image viewer, a media library, an image rotator, social group gallery, and much more. The power built into UMG is much greater than similar products.
20+ media viewers: While other vendors distribute modules with only one player per module, you save money by investing UMG because you get 20+ unique viewer interfaces built into one product. Most media viewers are developed by our self so they are not available anywhere in the market.
Carefully polished: "...they [Biz Modules] don't take short cuts for their convenience, they do the difficult programming for you." (from Dwight B.)
Responsive support: "The other major reason I choose this product [UMG] is that the developer is very active and responsive in supporting this product. This gives me confidence that any issues that arise in the future will be addressed quickly." (from Sean Lee)
What's new in version 9?
- Brand new user interface
The user interface of UMG 9 is fully re-designed to make it more integrated with DNN interface.
- Responsive / fluid layout
Many UMG 9 presentations (viewers) support responsive layout, which allows you to build responsive media gallery that works on both desktop computers and mobile devices.
- New upload page
The new media upload page adopts latest features of HTML 5, you can easily browse and choose multiple files to upload, or drag files to upload if supported by your browser.
- New TileGrid presentation
The latest mobile-friendly TileGrid presentation offers a cool tile effect with deep social integration, it is now possible to see view history of a certain media.
- Easy permission control
UMG 9 allows you to set album view permission very easily. You just need to choose Private, Public, Friends or Custom.
- Slider collection
Slider Collection is a bundle of DotNetNuke slider and rotator modules, it is now available for all UMG 9.x users as a free extension.
- Social group integration
UMG 9 automatically switch to social group integration mode when used in social group profile page, members of each group can manage their own albums and media.
- Social digger
The new SocialDigger module can be used in user profile or social group profile, UMG is able to display albums and media of current user, or current social group (example).
- Journal integration
When integrated with DNN Journal, UMG notifies journal when a new media is uploaded, if current user belongs to any social group, each group is notified.
- Journal bridge
Our new UMG-JournalBridge module creates a link for images displayed in DNN Journal, which makes it possible to click an image in DNN Journal and get redirected to actual UMG gallery (example).
- Module group
When create your first gallery, all UMG modules will be grouped in a “Ultra Media Gallery’ category.
- Media on Google Maps
UMG-Map module can be used to easily display your media on Google Maps.