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[nivo] shortcode for the responsive jQuery "Nivo slider" for posts, pages, attachments and custom post types using oik

[nivo] shortcode for the jQuery Nivo slider; "The Most Awesome jQuery Image Slider"; reputed to be the world's most popular jQuery image slider.

New features in nivo v1.14.1

  • Now supports theme=custom

New feature in nivo v1.14.0

  • Add support for link=full, to open the original full sized image rather than the selected thumbnail= size

New feature in nivo v1.12

  • Choose the contents of the caption area using the format= parameter

Note: The format parameter was first made available for the [bw_pages] shortcode and is also supported in [bw_cycle]; both part of the oik base plugin.

Features of jQuery Nivo 3.2

  • Flexible slider
  • 16 transition effects
  • 4 responsive slider themes
  • Built in directional and control navigation
  • Thumbnail image navigation

See also dev 7 studios for more information about the jQuery Nivo code.

Features of the oik nivo slider WordPress plugin

  • [nivo] lazy smart shortcode
  • Displays attached images
  • Displays images attached to related content
  • Profile for nivo slider settings
  • Display slideshows with/without links
  • Display slideshows with/without captions
  • Displays slideshows with HTML captions, using the format= parameter
  • Transition effect can be defined in the shortcode
  • Supports custom links to your content
  • Supports jQuery Nivo 3.2 for responsive sliders
  • nivo slider can be put into any part of your website: content, header, footer and sidebar text widgets
  • 1 additional responsive slider theme
  • Supports jQuery Nivo 2.7.1 for backward compatibility
  • 4 additional themes for jQuery Nivo 2.7.1
  • Works with existing content, does not add its own custom post type
  • Uses the oik plugin's shortcode API for lazy smart shortcodes
  • The [nivo] shortcode is interchangeable with other oik shortcodes such as [bw_images], [bw_thumbs] or [bw_pages]
  • Supports display of images from a NextGEN gallery, using a "special post type" of nggallery.
  • Supports display of a plugin's screenshots
  • Supports display of images with fancybox

Note: oik-nivo-slider is dependent upon the oik plugin. You can activate it but it will not function correctly unless the pre-requisite version of oik is also activated. Download oik from oik download

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Requires: 3.5 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.5.6
Last Updated: 10 months ago
Active Installs: 1,000+


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