looking for slider / carousel to feature items with images (6 posts)

  1. Dr Tester
    Posted 6 years ago #

    I'm looking through all the plugins on wordpres and I am trying to find a slider or carousel to show featured products , with an image and small description below
    I posted an example url, but some overzealous wordpress member proceeded to have this thread flagged, it is not my intention to promote any website as such

    Most of the plugins I have seen are either a one image slider, or to display photos but not content (nextgen)

    Also,it would be nice if I could click an "is featured" box when creating the post, and its automatically added to this carousel
    I would appreciate any help on this

  2. Samuel B

    Posted 6 years ago #

  3. Dr Tester
    Posted 6 years ago #

    thank you very much for taking the time to reply
    i had seen the first extension you posted, off to look at the second one in more detail, though i have looked at it briefly,
    my main request is having such a slider on my home page, but what i want is to feature several latest or featured items, on a slider at a time.

    Imagine a row of items, with item name, image, and brief description
    From looking at the second plugin, i see what i have been seeing so far,
    i had originally posted a url as an example, but someone decided that i was promoting a site, which i found particularly hurtful, so thank you for replying

  4. Dr Tester
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Ok the dynamic content gallery seems a really good way to go, but my problem is, i would like the carousel to have several images displaying at once, with a little text detail below each image,
    At first look, i can only seem to get one image at a time.

    is the nextgen gallery suited to this scenario at all

    Thanks for your wonderful help

  5. Dr Tester
    Posted 6 years ago #

    hi again,
    it seems from speaking to the creator of those extensions, that it doesnt exactly do what i am trying to do,
    My aim is to display multiple images at once, with about 3-4 images on display, and then scrollers on either side, to display more

    Here is an image of what i am trying to do
    someone said something about jquery, but I am at loss to understand more

  6. TheTyke
    Posted 6 years ago #


    I'm hunting for something similar.
    If you find anything can you let me know. If I find something I'll let you know.


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