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sexyCycle for WordPress

sexyCycle is a lightweight yet very sleek jQuery plugin for making sliding image galleries. This plugin adds that functionality to WP galleries.

  1. Upload sexycycle-for-wordpress to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress
  3. Go to 'Settings -> sexyCycle' to setup the plugin.
  4. Upload images on a page / post and insert your gallery, alternatively insert [sexy-gallery] manually in html mode.

Different settings for galleries

Using variables in the shortcode enables you to setup galleries differently from post to post.


[sexy-gallery size="small" animation="easeInExpo"]

This setting would use small images and the animation easeInExpo instead of the defaults.

Settings available:

  • Animation: animation= "easeInQuad", "easeOutQuad", "easeInOutQuad", "easeInCubic", "easeOutCubic", "easeInOutCubic", "easeInQuart", "easeOutQuart", "easeInOutQuart", "easeInQuint", "easeOutQuint", "easeInOutQuint", "easeInSine", "easeOutSine", "easeInOutSine", "easeInExpo", "easeOutExpo", "easeInOutExpo", "easeInCirc", "easeOutCirc", "easeInOutCirc", "easeInElastic", "easeOutElastic", "easeInOutElastic", "easeInBack", "easeOutBack", "easeInOutBack", "easeInBounce", "easeOutBounce", "easeInOutBounce"
  • Animation speed: speed= "int" (milliseconds)
  • Auto cycle speed: interval= "int" (milliseconds)
  • Use controls: controls= "0", "before", "under", "beforeafter"
  • Image click: imgclick= "0", "image", "nothing" (0 = swap to next image)
  • Previous text: prev= "string"
  • Next text: next= "string"
  • Use stop: controls_stop= "boolean" (0/1)
  • Stop text: stop= "string"
  • Use caption: caption= "0", "caption", "desc"
  • Show counter: counter= "boolean" (0/1)
  • Disable cycle at end: cycle= "boolean" (0/1)

Defaults that are also available: exclude, orderby, size

Requires: 2.9 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.0.5
Last Updated: 6 years ago
Active Installs: 80+


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