How to Create A Slider for WordPress Site
How to Create A Slider for WordPress Site. Today we are going to talk about how you can create a slider like this in WordPress. So, after reading this article, you’ll be able to create different types of sliders. Like a compact slider, a full-screen slider like this, Or even sliders like this. So, make sure you read this article till the end to see how you can do it. So, let’s get started.
Download & Install The Plugin on WordPress
In the first step, we have to download a plugin. So, let’s click get it now And click ‘download’ And then, “download” again and then click this link to start the download. Okay, so now the plugin will be downloaded to your computer. Once it’s downloaded.
Now let’s go to step 2, Which is to Install, this plugin on our website. So to install this “Plugin” let’s go to our WordPress dashboard and go to plugins and click “add new” Now click “upload plugin” And during and drop this file ‘here’ and it will be selected. Now let’s click “Install now” And ‘activate plugin’. Okay, so now the plugin is installed on our website. Once it’s installed, you’ll see this new button, called “Smart Slider”
Create Slider For WordPress Site
So once you’ve installed the plugin, it’s time to ‘create’ your 1st slider. So to create the “Slider” let’s click ‘smart slider’. Now, here we have 2 options to create our slider. The 1st option is to create a slider manually, and the 2nd which is the faster option is to choose a slider design from ‘the template library’.
So to make the “Slider” faster, let’s click the template library, and here you’ll find a lot of designs for your “Slider”. Now if you want to see only the free designs, you can click here, and it’ll show you only the free designs, and if you want to see more premium designs, you can click here, and it will show you the premium ones. So first, let’s try the free designs. So we’ll click “free”
Preview of Slider
Now, if you want to see how the “Slider” will look like, just click it, and you’ll see the preview of how the “Slider” will look on your site. Now, if you like this “Slider” and you want to add it to your site just close this click “import” to bring the “Slider” into our site.
Okay, So now, the “Slider” has been imported into our site. Now you can see that we have these 3 slides. Now, if you want to see a preview, just click here, and you can see how the “Slider” looks like. So now, we know how to create a slider.
How to Add Slider To WordPress Site
Now let’s go to step 4, which is to add the “Slider” to our website. So to add this “Slider” to our website. Let’s close this, and then go to our website. by clicking the visit site. Okay, so this is the website. Where we created in our previous article. To add the “Slider” to your website, all you need to do is, go to the page, where you want to add the “Slider” and then click edit with Elementor.
Now the Elementor plugin will help you to create pages like this, as we showed in a previous article. So, once you creating pages using Elementor, you can add your “Slider” to the page. So let’s say you want to add the “Slider” to your home page. Just click home And click edit with “Elementor” And it will take you to this editing section. Now go to the place where you want to add the “Slider” and click the ‘plus’ icon And here you can see that we have the smart slider element.
So let’s drag this element and drop it here, and it will ask you to choose the “Slider” that you want to add. So we’ll select the “Slider” which we created, and That’s it. You can see that the “Slider” has been added to our page. So now, to save this, you just have to click ‘update’ and then view the page by clicking here. So as you can see, we have successfully added the “Slider” to our homepage. So, now we know how to create a slider and add it to a page.
How to Edit Slider Text of WordPress Site
Now, let’s see how we can edit this text and this image on the slider. Okay, So to edit the “Slider” let’s go to ‘smart slider’ And then go to edit and click the name of the “Slider” that you want to edit. Now here you can see that we have these 3 slides. So, to edit any slide, just click edit, and it will take you to this “editing section’.
Now, if you want to change this text. Just click it, And then change it here. So you can change “any” text the same way. Now, if you want to change the link of this button. You just click it And change the link here, and you can also change the name of this button by typing your text here. So, once you’re done, you can close this.
How to Edit Slider Image of WordPress Site
Now, if you want to change this image, Just click it And then select the image. After this drag, and drop your image. So once you’re done with the changes, you can save it by clicking ‘Save’. And all the changes will be saved. So now, let’s view the site. To view the site, you need to here, and you can see that the slide has all the changes we made.
So, this is how you can add a slider to your WordPress site. Now, if you want more designs for your Slider. Just go to ‘smart slider’ and click ‘dashboard’ And then go to the template library again and choose ‘premium’ to get a much better design than we saw in the free ones. So for example, you can get a slider like this one. So if you like any of the pro sliders, you can get it by purchasing the pro version here.
So when you buy the pro version, you’ll be able to get all of the sliders listed here. This is how you can add sliders to your WordPress site. Now, if you want to find more useful tools like this for your website. Then make sure you check another post of our website. Now, if you want to “build this website in 10 minutes” you can read this article by click here.
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