Auction Services: Using a Gallery

Using a Gallery tab will be helpful when needing to display photos for your auction; instead of a catalog. Your auction website's tab is created when you work with your Wavebid auction in a specific way.

Using the Gallery Tab

Feature a Gallery Lot

Image Gallery Details and Guidelines



Using the Gallery Tab                                                                             

You will not have any lots created on your workspace for the Gallery tab to work correctly.

  1. Navigate to your auctions Photos > Upload Photos.
  2. Adjust your upload settings
    • Select Manual
    • Un-check single lot per lot mceclip0.png
  3. Click Add Files
    • Select all images for your Gallery
  4. Click Start Upload
  5. Confirm you see your GALLERY lot
  6. Run a marketing task to publish changes

Feature a Gallery Lot                                                                                

The actual gallery lot is hidden from the catalog tab and the gallery tab. To display the clickable link to the lot details page, the item must be featured. Ex. below. 

  • This will allow access to lot details page if gallery lot has Wavebid lot level detail. GalleryLot.png
  • LotDetailsHighlight.png

Otherwise the gallery lot image gallery will only appear at the event level. GalleryLot2.png


Image Gallery Detail & Guidelines                                                           

Thumbnail Ratio

  • 250 x 185
  • Thumbnails are displayed in the image gallery - Full image viewable following click
  • can be overridden in the child theme


Settings apply to the thumbnail only.

  • Default: Will need to adhere to the thumbnail ration mentioned above GalleryLotDefault.png
  • Padded: Filter exists to adjust the width and height parameters (query parameters) GalleryLotPadded.png
  • Cropped (CSS object fit - not working w/ IE 11): x CSS can be overridden in the child theme GalleryLotCropped.png



  • A Gallery Lot will not export/load from Wavebid to Proxibid.

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