1. Adding a Slide

In your WP Admin Panel, go to => Appearance => Customize => Homepage Section Settings => Slider Settings

Here are all the options to manage your Slider. We have also added a Repeater control to make adding slides faster. Following a brief description of all options.

Slider ContentYou can add as many slides as you want. Each slide can have the following information:

  • TitleAdd here the title for your slide.
  • Description: Add here the description of your slide.
  • Button Text: Add an optional button to your slide (for example for a Call to Action).
  • Link: You can only add a limited amount of information about the specific slide on the homepage, so if you need to include more information, you can create a dedicated page and link it here.
  • Open link in new tab: You can choose to have the custom link open in a new web tab or in the current one.
  • Slide Format: Choose one of the 5 formats available for the slides (Standard, Aside, Quote, Status, Video).
  • Image: Upload the full-size image for the slide.

2. Choosing a different Slide formats

There are five slide formats you can choose from: Standard, Aside, Quote, Status, Video. You can choose which one you want to use in the “Slide Format” dropdown.

2.1  The Standard Format

2.2  The Aside Format

2.3  The Quote Format

2.4  The Status Format

2.5  The Video Format

You can add your video URL inside the Video Url field, as shown below.

3. Setting up the Slider

In your WP Admin Panel, go to Appearance => Customize => Homepage Section Settings => Slider Settings

Here you have all the options to manage your Slider. Here is a brief description of there options:

  • Enable slider image overlay: Use this setting to display/hide a color overlay on the slider image.
  • Slider image overlay color: Use this to set the color and the transparency of the slider image overlay.
  • Animation: Here you can choose between two types of animation: slide and fade.
  • Animation speed: Set here the speed of the slider’s animation, in seconds.

4. Disabling the Slider on the Homepage

In your WP Admin Panel, go to => Appearance => Customize => Homepage Section Settings => Slider Settings

At Enable Slider, choose OFF