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Echo.js Lazy Load

Echo.js based lazy load plugin for WordPress. This is a simple plugin, it has no option, it just install, activate and you are good to go. Props to Todd Motto for written the amazing Echo.js.

It is built using the WordPress coding standards, is designed to be very lite weight on system resources.

Build Status

If you wish to follow the development of this plugin, view the code on the official plugin website or follow me on twitter @thespacedmonkey


This plugin doesn't have any settings panel as it designed to be simple. However, it doesn't mean that it isn't customizable. There filters through the code to enable the customization of here every aspect of the plugin. The code is well documented and easy to read, so developers / users can make the most of this plugin.


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

Using The WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the 'Add New' in the plugins dashboard
  2. Search for 'echo-js-lazy-load'
  3. Click 'Install Now'
  4. Activate the plugin on the Plugin dashboard

Uploading in WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the 'Add New' in the plugins dashboard
  2. Navigate to the 'Upload' area
  3. Select from your computer
  4. Click 'Install Now'
  5. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard

Using FTP

  1. Download
  2. Extract the echo-js-lazy-load directory to your computer
  3. Upload the echo-js-lazy-load directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  4. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard

GitHub Updater

The Echo.js Lazy Load includes native support for the GitHub Updater which allows you to provide updates to your WordPress plugin from GitHub.


The Echo.js Lazy Load is licensed under the GPL v2 or later.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License, version 2, as published by the Free Software Foundation.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA


Anyone is welcome to contribute to Echo.js Lazy Load

There are various ways you can contribute:

  • Raise an issue on GitHub.
  • Send us a Pull Request with your bug fixes and/or new features.
  • Provide feedback and suggestions on enhancements.

It is worth noting that, this project has travis enabled and runs automated tests, including code sniffing and unit tests. Any pull request will be rejects, unless these tests pass. This is to ensure that the code is of the highest quality, follows coding standards and is secure.