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Genesis Slider

This plugin allows you to create a simple slider that displays the featured image, along with the title and excerpt from each post.

Child Theme Integration

To adjust the slider defaults for a child theme use a filter simiar to the following:

add_filter( 'genesis_slider_settings_defaults', 'my_child_theme_slider_defaults' );

function my_child_theme_slider_defaults( $defaults ) {
    $defaults = array(
        'post_type' => 'post',
        'posts_term' => '',
        'exclude_terms' => '',
        'include_exclude' => '',
        'post_id' => '',
        'posts_num' => 5,
        'posts_offset' => 0,
        'orderby' => 'date',
        'slideshow_timer' => 4000,
        'slideshow_delay' => 800,
        'slideshow_arrows' => 1,
        'slideshow_height' => 400,
        'slideshow_width' => 870,
        'slideshow_excerpt_content' => 'excerpts',
        'slideshow_excerpt_content_limit' => 150,
        'slideshow_more_text' => __( '[Continue Reading]', 'genesis-slider' ),
        'slideshow_excerpt_show' => 1,
        'slideshow_excerpt_width' => 500,
        'location_vertical' => 'bottom',
        'location_horizontal' => 'right'
    );
    return $defaults;
}

Requires: 3.2 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.3.2
Last Updated: 2012-1-5
Downloads: 88,520

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