Slider PRO - WordPress Premium Slider Plugin

Slider PRO is one of the most powerful slider plugins for WordPress on the market.

The slider is fully responsive and mobile-ready. It provides 150+ options, 100+ possible transition effects, from simple ‘fade’, ‘slide’ or ‘swipe’ effects to more complex ‘slice’ effects, 15+ skins and much more. Also, the slider’s administration area is very powerful and uses the default WordPress design, which WordPress users are already familiar with.

This slider plugin is carefully coded, using WordPress development best practices. Please take a look at the list of features below and visit the slider’s dedicated website,, for more information, screencasts and examples.

Slider Features

  • Responsive – Slider PRO is fully responsive.
  • Layers – You can add animated layers and static layers.
  • Dynamic content/Featured slider – Automatically load data from posts, pages and custom post types, based on any taxonomy.
  • Flickr – Load Flickr photos based on Username ID or Set ID
  • Video -Easily add YouTube, Vimeo and HTML5 videos inside the layers
  • Touch-screen – Touch-screen enabled Swipe effect that can work horizontally or vertically.
  • Thumbnails – Can be simple images or HTML thumbnails. The thumbnail scroller can be responsive and touch gestures are supported
  • Transition Effects – More than 100 possible transition effects
  • Highly Customizable – More than 150 customizable properties. It’s possible to set options per slide.
  • Skins – More than 15 slider skins and 7 scrollbar, few of them also providing color variations
  • Lazy loading – Set images to be lazy loaded in order to save bandwidth and loading time.
  • Fullscreen – Real Fullscreen capability in browsers that support HTML5 fullscreen.
  • Lightbox inside slider – Built-in Lightbox support, that supports a variaty of content, like images, YouTube/Vimeo videos, HTML pages
  • Slider inside Lightbox – It’s possible to open the slider inside a lightbox
  • Multiple sliders – You can load multiple sliders on the same page and
  • Kayboard Navigation – You can use the left and right keyboard buttons to navigate through slides
  • Shuffle – Possibility to shuffle the slides

Slider Admin Features

  • 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

You can read more about these features at

Also, there are several screencasts available at

For examples, please see:

If you have any questions or need assistance installing and using the slider, please feel free to ask; I will gladly help you. Also, if you like this slider, please take a moment to rate it :) A lot of work was put into this and most customers rate it 5 stars, so if you plan to rate it lower than 5 stars I would really appreciate if you contact me first with your suggestions/complaints; maybe I can explain/resolve those issues :) Thank you!


v 3.9.3 (31 October 14)

  • fixed missing hand cursors for touch-swipe
  • fixed image paths for multisite installations
  • added possibility to specify a custom TimThumb path
  • other minor fixes and improvements

v 3.9.2 (21 May 14)

  • fixed Flickr compatibility
  • other minor fixes and improvements

v 3.9.1 (27 April 14)

  • fixed the shortcode generator for the TinyMCE editor
  • other minor fixes

v 3.9 (15 April 14)

  • added possibility to populate alt and title fields automatically
  • fixed slideshow pause when lightbox is opened
  • fixed disable right click for lazy loaded images
  • fixed shortcode attributes
  • other fixes and improvements

v 3.8 (18 December 13)

  • fixed the admin interface styling to match the WordPress 3.8 style

v 3.7 (24 November 13)

  • added possibility to select the image size from the Media Library
  • added better support for the HTTPS protocol
  • other fixes and improvements

v 3.6 (26 April 13)

  • added option to disable right-clicks on slider images
  • added option to view all available options in the sidebar panels
  • added simple options to remove thumbnail border, background or glow
  • changed “ul” and “li” elements to “div” element to avoid CSS conflicts
  • added “Operator” option for “Posts Content” slides
  • added “Type” option for “Gallery” slides
  • other fixes and improvements

v 3.5 (25 January 13)

  • added integration with the default Media Loader
  • added better handling of folder permissions
  • added option to specify the layer’s depth
  • added HTML5-compliant markup for the lightbox
  • added more lightbox properties
  • other minor fixes and improvements

v 3.0.2 (12 December 12)

  • updated the jQuery UI Multiselect script

v 3.0.1 (15 November 12)

  • fixed “Invalid argument supplied” warning that occurred in v 3.0.0
  • added blank.gif placeholder for lazy loaded images

v 3.0.0 (13 November 12)

  • added animated and static layers
  • added touch support for thumbnails
  • added possibility to create HTML thumbnails
  • improved the smart video feature
  • other minor fixes and improvements

v 2.3.1 (31 August 12)

  • fixed a bug that occurred for videos

v 2.3 (25 August 12)

  • added the possibility to open the slider in a lightbox
  • added video shortcodes, which will make it easier to insert videos into the slider
  • other minor fixes and improvements

v 2.2.1 (4 August 12)

  • fixed video overlaying issue that was occurring in some versions of Chrome and Safari

v 2.2 (26 July 12)

  • added Fullscreen capability
  • added Flickr integration
  • added image search in the Media Loader
  • other minor fixes and improvements

v 2.1.1 (18 June 12)

  • added the missing ‘xml’ folder, which was throwing a warning in 2.1

v 2.1 (15 June 12)

  • added Update Notification
  • added ‘Ratio’ option
  • added ‘Auto Toggle’ option
  • added ‘Thumbnail Scroller Overlay’ option
  • updated the documentation
  • fixed timer animation for IE8 and IE7
  • other minor fixes and improvements

v 2.0.2 (25 May 12)

  • fixed the help tooltips from the admin area

v 2.0.1 (22 May 12)

  • improved the documentation
  • added support for Sublime Video
  • fixed support for special characters
  • added option to disable the tinyMCE visual editor
  • improved the slider’s admin bar menu

v 2.0 (9 May 12)

  • responsive layout
  • fetch data from posts (including custom post types)
  • touch screen support
  • automatic video handling
  • full multisite support
  • lazy loading support
  • new skins

v 1.5.8 (19 February 12)

  • fixed the slides’ drag&drop bug
  • removed the automatic adding of the ‘p’ tag in the TinyMCE editor
  • added the ‘Title’ field for the Slider’s custom widget
  • upgraded TimThumb to the current latest version

v 1.5.7 (12 January 12)

  • fixed a TinyMCE editor bug

v 1.5.6 (11 January 12)

  • added back the visual editor

v 1.5.5 (14 December 11)

  • upgraded to jQuery 1.7.1
  • temporarily replaced the TinyMCE editor with the HTML editor in order to accommodate some changes introduced in WP 3.3

v 1.5.2 (12 August 11)

  • upgraded to TimThumb 2.7
  • added character escaping for a few text fields in the Slider’s admin area

v 1.5.1 (7 August 11)

  • upgraded to TimThumb 2.0

v 1.5 (3 August 11)

  • upgraded to the latest TimThumb version

v 1.5 (14 July 11)

  • added the possibility to navigate through the lightbox content
  • fixed a bug that was removing the ‘p’ tags from the rich editor in WP 3.2

v 1.4.4 (6 July 11)

  • made a few modifications to the Slider’s admin area in order to fit the new WordPress 3.2 design

v 1.4.3 (1 July 11)

  • made some edits to the timthumb script to allow very big images to be loaded
  • fixed a bug that occurred for the ‘Align’ option

v 1.4.2 (30 June 11)

  • updated the timthumb script to the latest version

v 1.4.1 (25 June 11)

  • added the ‘alt’ attribute to all images for w3c validation purposes

v 1.4 (24 June 11)

  • fixed the w3c validation errors

v 1.3 (19 June 11)

  • fixed the Slider PRO rich editor button, which accidentally got broken in v 1.2

v 1.2 (17 June 11)

  • added a custom built GUI which will make it easier to insert images from the WordPress Media Library into the slides

v 1.1 (08 June 11)

  • fixed a few minor issues
  • added a troubleshooting chapter to the documentation

v 1.0 (02 June 11)

  • first release