Mar 262014
 

Last Updated: February 14, 2016

WordPress Slideshow Plugin Advanced Settings tutorial will show you how to add a slideshow and insert images, text or videos.

Latest News: I have added another link to the menu below.

Information: Please notice next to each options the default settings. This comes in handy. It will always remind you what was the default settings just in case you need to revert back to the default settings.

WordPress Slideshow Plugin Tutorials:

  1. General Settings
  2. Default Settings
  3. Custom Styles
  4. Advanced Settings
  5. Insert Slide Into Post
  6. Pagination Bar
  7. How To Center The Slideshow
  8. Change Slideshow Width And Height
  9. Troubleshooting

WordPress Slideshow Plugin Advanced Settings Steps

Step 1 ) Go to Slideshows -> Slideshows or Add New to edit or add a slideshow. For this example I created a slideshow and named it test slide.

The following image allows you to set up the following.

  1. Select Screen Options
  2. Show Date on screen and the number of Slideshows. Click on Apply
  3. Click on Add New
  4. The number of slideshows and how many are published
  5. If you have many slideshows this options allows you to search for a particular slideshow
  6. Select one or many slideshows and apply Bulk Actions
  7. You can Filter your display
  8. You can choose between List or Excerpt
  9. You can click on Edit, Quick Edit or Trash your slideshow
  10. Display the date your slideshow was published

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Step 2 ) The following image illustrates the information and the style option to select.

Information, there are two codes you can use to insert your slide show.

  • [sideshow_deploy id=’677′] remember that your id number will be different
  • < ?php do_action(‘slideshow_deploy’,’677′;? > remember that your id number will be different

Slideshow Style

  • the style use for this slideshow

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Step 3 ) The following image allows you to set up the following.

Animation settings

  • Animation used for transition between slide
  • Number of seconds the slide takes to slide in
  • Number of seconds the description takes to slide in
  • Seconds between changing slides

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Step 4 ) The following image allows you to set up the following.

Display settings

  • Number of slides to fit into one slide
  • Maximum width. When maximum width is 0, maximum width is ignored
  • Proportional relationship between slideshow’s width and height (width:height)
  • Slideshow’s height
  • Image behavior
  • Shrink slideshow’s height when width shrinks
  • Enable responsiveness (Shrink slideshow’s width when page’s width shrinks)
  • Show title and description
  • Hide description box, pop up when mouse hovers over

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Step 5 ) The following image allows you to set up the following.

Control settings

  • Automatically slide to the next slide
  • Return to the beginning of the slideshow after last slide
  • Pause slideshow when mouse hovers over
  • Activate navigation buttons
  • Hide navigation buttons, show when mouse hovers over
  • Activate pagination
  • Hide pagination, show when mouse hovers over
  • Activate control panel (play and pause button)
  • Hide control panel, show when mouse hovers over

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Step 6 ) The following image allows you to set up the following.

Miscellaneous settings

  • Wait until the next slide has loaded before showing it
  • Show a loading icon until the first slide appears
  • Randomize slides
  • Avoid content filter (disable if ‘!slideshow_deploy!’ is shown)

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Step 7 ) The following image allows you to set up the following.

Slides List

  • Insert an Image slide
  • Insert a Text slide
  • Inset a Video slide
  • You can Open all or Close all

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Step 8 ) The following image allows you to set up the following.

  1. Displays the slideshow title
  2. Displays the image you have added if you chose Image slide from above
  3. Allows you to select from a drop down menu how to wrap your title
  4. Displays the title for your slide
  5. Allows you to select from a drop down menu how to wrap your title
  6. Description of the image added
  7. Add a URL link to the image
  8. Choose how you want your URL to open
  9. Prevent search engines from following your link
  10. Alternate text to be displayed when your mouse over the image. Good for SEO
  11. Option to Delete slide

Important: With this new version 2.2.20, you select each slide to drag them up or down. This allows you to change the order of your slide show.

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Step 9 ) The following image allows you to set up the following.

  • Status of the slideshow
  • Visibility of the slideshow
  • Published the slideshow
  • Move to Trash
  • Click on Update button once you are finished creating your slideshow

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That is all you need to do to publish a slideshow with this very simple plugin.

Click on the following link Insert Slide Post to continue with the next tutorial.

I will be updating this tutorial from time to time so keep coming back for the latest updates.

If you have a questions send me an e-mail or leave a comment.

Enjoy

Manuel Ballesta RuizManuel Ballesta Ruiz is a web developer, Blogger and WordPress Enthusiast.

  4 Responses to “WordPress Slideshow Plugin Advanced Settings”

  1. Hi. Nice plugin you made by the way!
    My issue is that when i’m posting something to my facebook page, trough facebook social plugin, the post, right under the image is showing alot of description. Can you help?

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