Current version: 4.6.5 on Codecanyon (4.6.5 with Auto-update)
Compatible with: WordPress 3.3 – 3.7+, jQuery 1.10+, jQuery 2+
Requirements: WordPress 3.3, jQuery 1.8+ or jQuery 2.0+
BETA TESTERS WANTED!
LayerSlider v5.0.0, our next major update is coming, and we are looking for volunteers who would like to participate in the beta testing. The beta test will be open for everyone, and we greatly appreciate any feedback you can provide. LayerSlider version 5.0.0 has the following key features:
- A major interface revamp
- Dynamic sliders from posts
- Support for self-hosted video & audio
- Many additional transition options
- Added action and filter hooks to interact with sliders
- Has significantly cleaner markup with advanced settings
- Google Fonts, improved lazy loading, and many-many more
Based on your feedback, we have made several architecture changes under the hood to modernize not just the plugin itself, but the experience of using it as well. The new update is still in progress, but we are getting closer to the final stage, and a beta version will be available within days. Make sure to select the beta release channel if you would like to participate.
How to participate in beta testing?
Since the beta program will be open for everyone, you only need to enable the auto-update feature and subscribe to the beta release channel. We are really close to finish the beta version, and a banner on the top of the plugin’s page will notify you when it will be available.
LayerSlider is the most advanced Responsive WordPress Slider Plugin with the famous Parallax Effect and hundreds of transitions! You can use LayerSlider to create a breathtaking Image Slideshow, Banner Rotator or Content Slider to your site! It is SEO and mobile friendly, it has tons of features and customizable options. You can create sliders with the amazing WYSIWYG slider builder editor and you can create new slide transitions!
If you want to include LayerSlider WP in your Theme (which you want to resell on ThemeForest or another marketplace) please purchase 1 extended license for each theme. Currenty, there is no developer license available. For more information, please read our FAQs, and make sure to check the included documentation for developers.
LayerSlider supports smart responsive feature. It resizes all the text and image layers, font-sizes, borders and paddings of elements as well as embedded YouTube and Vimeo videos. In full-width sliders with a smart feature you can make the slider responsive only under a selected value of width.
LayerSlider supports common features like multilingual contents and multisite installations. It also integrates well with other plugins such as qTranslate. Our interface makes use of the WordPress standards, and support features like Screen Options, WP Pointers, Help menus, and it has a beautiful, yet native look & feel.
We have an easy-to-use, yet powerful slider builder interface. The WYSIWYG editor supports drag n’ drop and other modern techniques, and it includes a real-time preview feature to speed up your work.
LayerSlider includes more than 200 preset slide transitions you can choose from. Its incredible transition system allows even 3D animations, and you can always customize them in your own liking with the built-in Transition Builder to build the perfect slider. On layer transitions you can select fade or slide and mix with rotate and / or scale. There are almost unlimited variations to animate your content!
Receive update notifications and install new versions easily with just one click. Through release channels, you can update to beta versions to try out new features, or get bug fixes as soon as they available.
The admin interface makes it really easy to build your sliders with sematic HTML markup. It also includes options to apply common attributes on them such as titles or alternate texts for images. LayerSlider also has an API, which makes it easy to change the behavior of sliders, or wire it up with external scripts, contents.
- Over 200 breathtaking 3D & 2D hardware accelerated transitions with transition gallery!
- Easy-to-use visual transition builder – Create your own custom transitions and use it with your slider!
- 5 displaying modes (normal, responsive, full-width, full-width + responsive & full-width + responsiveUnder. Smart resizing and repositioning image, video and also text sublayers in responsive modes including font-sizes, line-heights, etc.)
- Unlimited types of usage (image slider, image slider with text, content slider, video gallery slider, mixed content slider, etc…)
- Unlimited variations of hardware accelerated animations (sliding from / to 4 directions or fading in / out (sublayers only) with countless easing types and sublayers can slide or fade out before other sublayers appear)
- 3 types of navigation controls (thumbnail mode, hover thumbnails with buttons & buttons only) with auto hide feature
- WYSIWYG editor with preview feature (to test your slider immediately) and with export / import and duplicating / disabling sliders, layers and sublayers features
- Tons of (mostly unique) features (auto-play and auto-preview images for YouTube and Vimeo videos, auto-pause slideshow if videos are playing, pause on hover, image preload, loops, linking sublayers to another layer or to any url, yourLogo feature with link, deep-linking, random start, random-slideshow, etc.)
- Use with ANY HTML content (including images, embedded videos, text, forms, flash content and anything you need!)
- Supports all major browsers (including IE7, but for using the LayerSlider WP admin we recommend Chrome, Safari or Firefox)
- Multisite ready with network-wide activation and handling new sites in the network
- Localization ready, you can translate the entire plugin, including the admin user interface
- Support for translation plugins (like qTranslate) to create multilingual sliders
- Skin editor, you can modify skins from your WordPress admin
- Sample sliders included
- Touch-control for mobile devices
- Keyboard navigation
- Built-in powerful API
- Multiple sliders on one page
- Very detailed documentation
- Seo friendly
- Skin support with 12 skins
- Layered skin files included in .PSD format
- Documentation for developers
- Free support and future updates with auto-update feature
“This SLIDER is by far best slider on the net! And the support for it is absolutely amazing! Quick support and takes time to answer questions even not related to his product. I support everything these guys produce! I’ll definietly be purchasing more of your products in the future!” – mbond
“I purchased this product yesterday but was a little apprehensive about being able to use it because high functionality is usually accompanied with high user difficulty – but not so! This is an amazing product with a user interface that is pure magic. Absolutely fantastic! What a great job has been done on this product, well done and you should win an award for this. I am a very happy customer” – derek_drw
“This is by far the best slider I have ever seen and great support too, I will grab some more of you stuff soon.” – yeagerd
“Guys, you are genius !! This is an amazing plugin, great work. I am very happy to spend just $15 for a such quality.” – ebuildy
“Beautiful update! I was almost in shock to see it all hold together so well in my rusty old Ie8. Beyond that, the update is so fantastic, that I’m going to repurchase it – thanks for such AWESOME , high quality work and support!” – chipperson
“Absolutely incredible plugin. I liked the HTML version but the work that’s gone into making this simple for Wordpress is top notch. 5 stars and one that’ll be getting re-used. The ultimate compliment!” – kjkenny
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