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Nivo Slider Widget


This plugin provides a sidebar widget that creates a slideshow of images. The source images can be added from the media upload button in the admin form of the widget. The plugin uses Nivo Slider to create its slideshow.

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  1. Upload nivo-slider-widget.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Upload slider_css and slider_js folders to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  4. Add a sidebar in the desired place of your theme, where you want the slide show to appear. Use
  5. Add the Nivo Slider Widget to the newly created sidebar and proceed to upload the desired images using the Open Image Gallery button
  6. Use Insert to post button to add the image to the widget


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