Switching to the WordPress Media Library from NextGEN Gallery

I finally switched to the native WordPress Media Library (WML) from NextGEN Gallery for my photographs. I’ve been using NextGEN for a while, but have always been worried about depending on a plug-in for core things like images. This was never more apparent than when they released version 2.0 and that brought down my entire site. A recent upgrade did a similar thing although not as extensive. I will admit, the developers were quick to fixe the issues, but the risks were apparent. Read more