While the ShadowBox JS plugin will handle all your images, videos, SWFs, etc… by default, I prefer to manually determine which media will utilize it. And to do so, its as simple as adding “rel=shadowbox” to your anchor tags, which I use in my Box2D demo post:
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I avoided pre-built blogs for the longest time because I’m a ridiculously customization driven programmer, but with what Wordpress has available for free, I wonder why I wasn’t using it all along. I highly suggest ShadowBox.js for your Wordpress blog or any website that needs a little extra eye-catching flair. And let’s face it, if you’ve been around my blog for any amount of time, it’s all about eye candy.