Adds "sliderview" template for the NextGen gallery. Use the shortcode [nggallery id=x template="sliderview"]
NextGEN Gallery is the most popular photo gallery plugin for WordPress. It provides a powerful engine for uploading and managing galleries of images, with the ability to batch upload, import meta data, add/delete/rearrange/sort images, edit thumbnails, group galleries into albums, and more.
No, It is solely developed for the NextGen gallery and does not work without it.
You can download NextGen gallery either from their official website http://www.nextgen-gallery.com or from WordPress plugin repositry http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/nextgen-gallery.
You would use the photo description and the title text to populate the right side of the slider. Go to WP Admin -> Gallery -> Manage Gallery -> Click on Gallery Title.
Yes, you can. You can not only place links but also can use any HTML tag in the description. But, make sure you HTML is properly formatted. An unclosed tag or quotes may mess up your page.
Both, You can configure it to be either a content slider or an image only slider.
Please check out our tutorial on how to use NextGen Gallery Templates and set up slider for it.
Please click here to visit the documentation.