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Reply To: Getting feature image styled hover over to work on normal images

Jason Bobich

Hello Matt,

Unfortunately there’s no real way easily implement this. The HTML markup to accomplish that effect is sort of complicated. I haven’t set this up in a way where you can just use it anywhere.

One thing you might consider where you can get this effect outside of featured images of post grids, is to insert a standard WordPress gallery; that’s really the only other way to get this effect. This is what I mean by standard gallery —

Additionally, if you link an image manually to a lightbox (like in this video), there will be a “fade” effect on hover, but it’s not going to be exactly the same as the featured images, as there will be no icon.

These little styles and tidbits are shown here: