Most of the WordPress theme comes with built in support for sliders. This slider is shown at the home page as a slider for features post. It looks nice and puts good impact on visitors. As i already written, most of the themes come with a slider, but what if your theme does not have any slider? It is actually simple to add a slider into WordPress theme. There are many nice WordPress slider plugins available which adds a nice slider into WordPress blog. All these plugins are easy to configure and customize.
Collection of WordPress Slider Plugins
In this post i am adding a collection of nice WordPress plugin which will add a slider into your WordPress blog.
This is a nice WordPress plugin which adds an elegant alider in your blog. You can add images into sliders to show on homepage of the blog. This slider is also able to show HTML content in slide. It is really easy to customize and configure. It is one of the best WordPress Slider Plugins available in the WordPress plugin directories.
vSlider Multi Image Slider for WordPress
It is a jQuery based image slider plugin for WordPress based websites and blogs. It is one of the most popular image slider plugin with more than 50,000 downloads. It can be used as many ways including header slider, category slider, post slider , slideshow or custom image gallery.
It is a nice WordPress image slider plugin. It adds a panel in dashboard. Users can upload imahes directly to slider manager. It comes with more than 11 transitions effects. You can easily manage your slider the way you want.
ESTRO – JQuery WordPress Slider
This is an inspiring plugin which adds a nice slider in WordPress website. “Estro” means “creativity”, “talent” or “inspiration”, in Italian. All meanings are suitable for this plugin.
Fullscreen Background Image Slider WP Plugin
This plugin allow users to add a fullscreen background image slider in their wordpress site. ussers can set the background image for each posts (including custom post types that comes with active theme), manage the thumbnail settings for each post too.
This plugin adds a customizable thumbnail scroller into WordPress website. This scroller is cross broswer compatibler and supports mobile devices inlcuding tablets, smartphone.
KenBurner WordPress Slideshow Plugin
This is a nice slideshow plugin for WordPress which offers the combination of features from some popular slder plugins. It is easy to customize with a nice drag and drop interface. It is possible to give each slider some captions to deliver the message effectively.
Pristine Slider: pure CSS3 interactive slider
You can get more similar kind of WordPress Slider Plugins in popular WordPress plugin directories or search in Google. I have also posted few other popular plugins in the blog.
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