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This plugin is used to create the responsive carousel that can be inserted to any wordpress page/post. This plugin also support wordpress multisite setup.


  • Responsive carousel
  • wpnewcarousel button added to your default editor
  • Support wordpress multisite setup
  • Manage carousel width,height,effects,speed,animation using short code or dashboard
  • Add multiple carousel on same page
  • Manage carousel slide order
  • For Demo Click Here


  • For critical issue related to functionality, create the new issue on github
  • Refer this wiki
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  • For Demo Click Here

Using the WPNewCarousels

  • You can refer wiki

  • Add new carousel in wpnewcarousel settings page.

  • Use shortcode on any wordpress page
    [wpnewcarousel name=”CAROUSEL_NAME” height=”” width=”” startslide=”” animationspeed=”” imagepausetime=”” shownav=”” hoverpause=””]
  • “height” and “width” are the optional parameters when using short code, if use then these parameter will replace the default values of height and width.
  • Only “name” is the required parameter, other parameter are optional when using short code.
  • “effect” is the type of effect you want to show between image transition.
    The effect parameter can be any of the following:
    sliceDown, sliceDownLeft, sliceUp, sliceUpLeft, sliceUpDown, sliceUpDownLeft,
    fold, fade, random, slideInRight, slideInLeft, boxRandom, boxRain,
    boxRainReverse, boxRainGrow, boxRainGrowReverse
  • “startslide” is the starting slide number, default value is 0.
  • “animationspeed” is the speed of carousel animation, default value is 500 [ where 1000 = 1sec ].
  • “imagepause” is the time between image transition, default value is 3000.
  • “shownav” is the flag to show navigation control with carousel, default value is true.
  • “hoverpause” is the flag to stop carousel on mouse over, default value is true.


  • wpnewcarousel button in your default wordpress editor
  • Add New carousel
  • Display add carousel
  • Add carousel data


  • Unzip
  • Upload to your plugin directory
  • Enable the plugin

Contributors & Developers

“WPNewCarousels” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Version 1.8 (2015-01-04)

  • Add responsive support to carousel

Version 1.7 (2014-03-02)

  • Add carousel slide delete button
  • Fix carousel slide update functionality

Version 1.6 (2013-09-16)

  • Fix add new slide delete content of unsaved slide bug
  • Add manage carousel slide order functionality

Version 1.5 (2012-12-21)

  • Change Carousel admin dashboard
  • Modify database structure
  • Provide support to add multiple carousel on same page

Version 1.4 (2012-9-4)

  • Integrate with wordpress media library, add new upload button with every background image url text box
  • Add few more checks with short code at backend to validate correctly.

Version 1.3 (2012-4-5)

  • Fix IE bugs.
  • Add effect parameter with carousel

Version 1.2 (2012-3-28)

  • Modify carousel short code.
  • Add startslide,animationspeed,imagepausetime,shownav,hoverpause parameter with carousel.
  • Add carousel button in default wordpress editor.

Version 1.1 (2012-3-5)

  • Modify manage carousel class.
  • Fix dynamic path to stylesheet and script.

Version 1.0 (2012-1-6)

  • Update readme.txt file.