Install the NGFB Plugin

Install the Plugin

  • Free version

    1. Go to the admin section of your WordPress site.
    2. Select the Plugins menu item.
    3. Select the Add New sub-menu item.
    4. In the Search box, enter “NextGEN Facebook”.
    5. Click the Search Plugins button.
    6. Click the Install Now button for the “NextGEN Facebook” plugin.
    7. Click the Activate Plugin button.
    8. The plugin Setup Guide is available under the new NGFB menu.
  • Pro version

    1. Install and activate the Free version of NextGEN Facebook if necessary (see above).
    2. Install and activate the NextGEN Facebook Update Manager add-on (you can download the NextGEN Facebook Update Manager here and install the ZIP file manually, but the following method is a lot easier and faster). ;-)
      1. Go to the admin section of your WordPress site.
      2. Select the NGFB menu item.
      3. Select the Pro Licenses sub-menu item.
      4. Scroll down and locate the “NextGEN Facebook Update Manager” add-on.
      5. Click the Plugin Details and Install link.
      6. Click the Install Now button in the overlay window.
      7. Click the Activate Plugin button when WordPress is done installing the plugin.
    3. Enter the unique Authentication ID you received by email for the NextGEN Facebook plugin in the NGFB > Pro Licenses settings page.
    4. An update for NextGEN Facebook should appear under the WordPress Dashboard > Updates page. Update the plugin from within WordPress (as you would any other plugin update) to install and activate the latest Pro version.