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jLayer Parallax Slider


This plugin can create parallax sliders using varity of objects such as images, text titles, background boxes and youtube/vimeo videos.
The jquery plugin used by jLayer parallax slider is highly optimized and features video autoplay and supports different types of animation easing options.

The plugin also features a powerful inbuilt editor, that will allow you to configure every single detail of the slider without any coding knowledge. Using inbuilt editor’s drag and drop interface you can easily add/edit slide’s individual item, while controling different animation options.

jLayer Parallax Slider homepage

jLayer Parallax Slider demo


  • Slider page
  • Editing a slider
  • Slide page
  • Editing Slide
  • Slider


Install instructions : –

  1. Upload jlayer-parallax-slider to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Place <?php echo jlayer_parallax(array('id'=>'id of slider')); ?> in your templates


How can I add a slider to a post/page?

You can add a slider to a post using shortcode [jlayer-parallax id=’slider_id’].


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Contributors & Developers

“jLayer Parallax Slider” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Better video handling
  • Overall admin panel changes for adding, removing and updating objects
  • Added Link objects
  • Integrated 3 fonts
  • Release