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Cyclone Slider 2

Create and manage sliders with ease. Built for both casual users and developers.

Cyclone Slider 2 is an easy-to-use slider plugin with an intuitive user interface. It leverages the built-in features of WordPress. It uses custom post for the slider, custom fields to store settings, and media uploader for the images. It also uses a template system that allows developers to easily customize the look and behavior of the slider. It's a simple and flexible slider plugin.


  • Very easy to use interface! Just drag and drop to re-order your slides.
  • Responsive slider for responsive and fluid websites.
  • Supports image, YouTube, Vimeo, custom HTML, and testimonial slides.
  • Powered by Cycle 2, the most flexible jQuery slideshow plugin.
  • Every project is unique. To address this issue Cyclone Slider 2 has a template system that allow developers to easily customize the slider appearance and behavior.
  • Ability to add per-slide transition effects.
  • Customizable tile transition effects.
  • Unlimited sliders.
  • Unique settings for each slider.
  • Supports random slide order.
  • Shortcode for displaying sliders anywhere in your site.
  • Ability to import images from NextGEN (NextGEN must be installed and active).
  • Translation ready and RTL support.
  • Ability to use qTranslate quick tags for slide title and descriptions (qTranslate must be installed and active).
  • Allows title and alt to be specified for each slide images.
  • Comes with a widget to display your slider easily in widget areas.
  • Ability to fine tune the script settings. You can choose what scripts to load and where to load them.
  • It's FREE!



  • Cyclone Slider 2 was based on Cycle 2 by Mike Alsup.
  • Special thanks to Cea Bacolor for the wonderful photos.


  • Aubin BERTHE for the French translation.
  • maxgx for the Italian translation.
  • Hassan for the Arabic translation.
  • Javad for the Persian translation.
  • Borisa Djuraskovic for the Serbo-Croatian translation.
  • Gabriel Gil and Digital03 for the Spanish translation.

Do you want to translate Cyclone Slider into your language? Go to the project page at transifex, create a free account, and join.


GPLv2 or later - http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html

Requires: 3.5 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.0
Last Updated: 2014-9-4
Downloads: 190,985


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