Slider PRO – WordPress Premium Slider Plugin

June 22, 2012

Slider Pro, a premium WordPress plugin found on Code Canyon is probably one of the best sliders on the market.  It is fully integrated into WordPress, offers 150+ customizable properties, 100+ transition effects including ‘fade’, ‘slide’ and ‘swipe’ and offers over 15 skins to choose from.

This slider also incorporates touch capabilities found in only a few other sliders that allows you to move between slides on a mobile device with just a swipe of your finger.  It also fully responsive, so if the theme you are using scales based on device or window width your slider will too.  All things considered this plugin is a steal for only $25.

Slider Features

  • Slider PRO is fully responsive, allowing you to set its size in percentages.
  • You can fetch data from posts, pages and custom post types, based on any taxonomy.
  • The slider provides a touch screen enabled Swipe effect that can work horizontally or vertically.
  • More than 100 possible transition effects
  • More than 150 customizable properties
  • Inline HTML content
  • More than 15 slider skins, few of them also providing color variations
  • Mode than 7 scrollbar skins
  • You can set the images to be lazy loaded.
  • Supports YouTube/Vime videos, flash content inside the slide due to the inline HTML support
  • Built-in Lightbox support, that supports a variaty of content, like images, YouTube/Vimeo videos, HTML pages
  • Supports multiple sliders on the same page
  • You can use the left and right keyboard buttons to navigate through slides
  • Use thumbnails as tooltips or in a thumbnail scroller
  • Thumbnails will be generated automatically
  • Show/Hide the slider controls
  • Possibility to set global slider options and also per slide options
  • Captions that support simple text or HTML content
  • Auto slideshow mode is supported
  • Possibility to shuffle the slides

Slider Admin Features

  • Compatible with the new WordPress 3.4 as well as older WP versions: 3.0 – 3.3.2
  • Full Multisite support
  • Optimized to include the slider scripts only on pages where the slider is used
  • Possibility to preview the slider in the admin area
  • Inline help which will pop up a tooltip with the option’s description when you roll over the option’s name
  • Custom-built and user friendly Media Loader for inserting images into slides
  • Easy slide and slider management
  • Advanced shortcodes
  • The slider is translation ready
  • Skin Editor which allows you to edit the skin’s CSS from within the slider’s admin area
  • Uses the Default WordPress interface
  • Custom Widget for easily inserting a slider in the widget’s area
  • Import and Export Sliders
  • Shortcode generator for easly inserting a slider in a post/page
  • PHP call to insert the slider in your PHP code

Slider Pro Video