Slideshows are a great way to showcase your images, illustrate your content, and display links to the other posts, pages on your website OR external link of some other website.
While some themes come equipped with content sliders, and there are plenty of premium plugins available in this category, if you are looking for a quick and easy way to add slideshows to your WordPress website, the SlidersPack plugin is a great choice.
SlidersPack is a free plugin that gives users the ability to create content and/or media slideshows that can be easily inserted into posts, pages, or widgets, even allowing you to display multiple different sliders throughout your WordPress site. It brings the availability and customization of a slideshow to any WordPress theme. There is also a Pro version available that offers more display features, designs and greater customization of your sliders.
Sliders Libraries that used in SlidersPack:
We know that everyone likes to use their favorite JQuery Slider library with WordPress and yes we have taken care for that. We have added top 10 jQuery Sliders in Sliderspack plugin.
- Flex Slider 2 – Responsive, Slider/Carousel, 2 transition effects.
- BXSlider – Responsive, Slider/Carousel, Ticker, Horizontal, vertical, and fade modes.
- Owl Carousel 2 – Responsive, Slider/Carousel, Center and Autowidth mode.
- Swiper Slider – Responsive, Slider/Carousel, Center, Horizontal, vertical mode.
- 3D Slider – Responsive Carousel with 3D effect.
- Wallop Slider – Responsive Slider and Much more than just a slider
- UnSlider – Responsive Slider and is an ultra-simple jQuery slider for your website.
- Nivo Slider – Responsive, 16 Transition Effects
- Responsive Slides – Responsive & incredibly light weight
- Polaroids Gallery – Responsive image gallery slider.
Usages of SlidersPack:
SlidersPack comes with 3 options
- Gallery Image : Simply select images from your WordPress Media Library, drag and drop them into place, and then set the slide captions, links all from one page.
- WordPress Posts : Get posts from WordPress posts section and display them.
- ACF Pro/ACF Gallery add-on Support : Get images from ACF Gallery add-on OR ACF Pro(Gallery).
Plus point is this plugin also come with jQuery FancyBox option for displaying images in popup. Touch enabled, responsive and fully customizable. Work with all slider types.
SlidersPack plugin is best for : WordPess Posts Slider, WordPess Posts carousel, Image Gallery Slider, Image Gallery carousel, Logo Showcase, Logo Ticker, Image Gallery, 3D Slider and many more.
SlidersPack Lite VS SlidersPack Pro, which one you are going to use:
Where we have created SliderPack Lite version plugin, We also created premium of this plugin ie Sliderpack Pro to take care of your need.
Something for everyone: For something as simple to use and fast as SlidersPack pro, it has a huge number of powerful designs and features. Whether you are someone running a site who wants to make a great first impression with beautiful photos or someone making websites for clients.
SlidersPack Pro comes with 20 designs for Gallery Image, ACF Gallery/ACF Pro as well as for WordPress Posts. You can display WordPress post in beautiful designs with the help of Sliders/Carousels. Plugin is also helpfull to create beautiful image galleries.
SlidersPack Pro VS MetaSlider Pro, which one is best for you:
We know when you search for an image slider in the WordPress plugin directory, you see lots of plugins in the search results. It is very difficult to choose the right plugin for your needs. We spend our 1 to 2 hrs or more of time for selecting the right plugin.
Reason behind creating the SlidersPack plugin is to save your time and give you a best plugin that completes your needs.
There are some more plugins that work same like SlidersPack eg MetaSlider. Here i will also give you a small comparison between SlidersPack Pro and MetaSlider Pro :
Number of Sliders :
SliderPack Pro : 10
MetaSlider Pro : 5
SliderPack Pro : Gallery Images, WordPress Posts, ACF Pro and ACF gallery add-on
MetaSlider Pro : Gallery Images, WordPress Posts
SliderPack Pro : Inbuilt
MetaSlider Pro : Need a separate add-on ie MetaSlider Lightbox
SliderPack Pro : 20
MetaSlider Pro : basic design (1)
We are improving this plugin day by day based on over observation as well as feedback from users like. We are adding Template Overriding functionality where you can customize any design in your theme, Smart cropping etc