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Image Slider Widget

Easily create responsive & lightweight image slider (rotator) widgets in any sidebar, post or page.


26 reviews
Average Rating
4.1 out of 5 stars
easy to use and nice
By ,

it is light weight and easy to use

By , for WP 3.5.2

Great :)

Excellently working here...
By , for WP 3.5.2

Excellently working here...

Works Pretty Well
By , for WP 3.7.1

Simple, easy to use, and responsive. I can load pictures from my computer, media library, or even a NextGen gallery.

A couple of shortcomings:

  1. The captions in a slide are not clickable, i.e., while you can set up the slide to take the user to another page/address when the picture is clicked, the caption within the slide is not part of the link so clicking on the caption doesn't do anything. The caption should be moved inside the anchor link so clicking anywhere on the slide, including the caption, takes the user to the link target. This would be especially useful for slides where the caption takes up a good portion of the slide area when the site is being viewed with a smart phone.
  2. The captions don't support HTML. If I could add a link tag in my caption that reads "click here" or "read more," that would have partially alleviated the first problem.
    easy and working, not perfect
    By , for WP 3.5.1

    Sometimes we can see some new plugins which are somehow special. Weptile is one of those kind of plugins with a working manner and easy interface. It's cool for those who are not sensitive about their site looking in different browsers, because the first eye-catching problem of this plugin is its challenges with firefox and IE; but it works relatively good with chrome and opera (mostly in case of image url, style and transitions). With a glance to the other reviews of this plugin we can understand that the main complaint is about PHP and CSS codes which are not tested enough to present an integrated always working composition. I myself -as a newcomer in wp world- am very interested to check the next versions of this plugin out! Hope the author do not make users heads over heels :)

    Works just as described
    By , for WP 3.4

    Slides images in widget area and provides a link for each exactly what I needed for my project.

    By ,

    Just what I needed. Works like a charm. Easy, intuitive, clean!
    Using it with "Responsive " theme.
    Thank you so much for this I will use it a lot!1

    Good Plugin...................
    By , for WP 3.4.2

    I like this

    Great plugin, easy to operate
    By , for WP 3.5

    Super easy to use, works perfect.

    Just need to figure out how to show different images depending on the page or category.

    good plugin, some small issues
    By , for WP 3.5

    Nice and intuitive, and works like a charm. Some small issues:
    - layout of the widget in the WP backend is cluttered in W7+Firefox: the buttons don't align well;
    - the slider isn't placed in a <p> tag, so I have to repeat all styling on a .widget p on .slider-wrapper;
    - I'm really missing a 'swipe' transition option -- a 'slide in' where simultaneously the original image slides out.

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