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Nivo Image Slider


A WordPress Image slider based on Nivo Slider to display image slider on post, page or theme. It’s an easy, simple & responsive slider, which looks awesome in every single theme.


  • Fully Responsive
  • Unlimited Slides
  • Supported in all major browsers
  • Beautiful Transition Effects
  • Support arrows navigation, dots arrows and thumbnails navigation
  • Five premade beautiful themes



  • Screenshot of Nivo Images Slider on Page on dark theme.


Installing the plugins is just like installing other WordPress plugins. If you don’t know how to install plugins, please review the option below:

  • From your WordPress dashboard go to Plugins > Add New.
  • Search for Nivo Image Slider in Search Plugins box.
  • Find the WordPress Plugin named Nivo Image Slider by Sayful Islam.
  • Click Install Now to install the Nivo Image Slider Plugin.
  • The plugin will begin to download and install.
  • Now just click Activate to activate the plugin.

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September 3, 2016
How can i put 4 or 5 sliders in header of theme? Want to have slider image move to open with mouse drag. I would place only one image in each slider giving multi layered image affect to header.
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Contributors & Developers

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


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version 1.4.1 – 2017-01-22

  • Fixed – Fixed parse error of empty() prior to PHP 5.5

version 1.4.0 – 2017-01-15

  • Added – Added option to add images from media gallery.
  • Added – Added option to add images from URLs.
  • Added – Select images size for slider when using media gallery.
  • Added – New Smooth theme.
  • Added – Choose transition effect from 15 effects.
  • Added – Enable/Disable arrows navigation, dots navigation and thumbnails navigation.
  • Merged – All CSS style in one file to reduct HTTP request.
  • Fixed – Fixed jquery.fn.load() is deprecated error for javaScript.

version 1.3.2

  • Added option to link each slide to a URL
  • Added option to open link in the same frame as it was clicked or in a new window or tab.
  • Added option to change Slide transition speed
  • Added option to change duration of slide showing

version 1.3.1

  • Fix bug regarding previous release

version 1.3.0

  • Re-write with Object-oriented programming (OOP)
  • Added feature to add multiple slider at page, post or theme by custom post category slug
  • Added feature to add or change custom transitions per slide
  • Added feature to add caption per slide

version 1.2.3

  • Tested at WordPress Version 4.1.
  • Some small changes in language file.

version 1.2

  • A new option has been added to add theme for Slider from custom post type.

version 1.1

  • To make the plugin translation ready.
  • The plugin is transtated to Bengali Language.

version 1.0

  • Implementation of basic functionality.