Image slider has been a great UI component to attract user attention. We can use it to showcase our portfolio, products and latest news and announcement. If you used it wisely, it's an effective and space-saving solution. There are hundreds of free image slider available online, most of them are pretty easy to install and feature-packed. Today, we are going to share a few free and premium image slider/slideshow specifically built for WordPress blogging platform. Most of them have a well-built backend with user friendly UI for non-coder to configure the slider easily.
RoyalSlider is powerful image gallery and content slider plugin. Every slider template is responsive and touch friendly. It supports responsive, semantic and SEO friendly, thumbnails, touch gestures, lazy-loading, video, permalinks for each slide and a bunch more of features. Script is available as jQuery and as WordPress plugin.
Free. A jQuery based image slider plugin. It can be used as header slider, category slider, post slider , slideshow or custom image gallery.
Premium: A well-known slider available as a standalone jQuery plugin and also WordPress plugin. It supports many transition effects, responsive and many configurable settings.
Free & Premium: TN3 Lite is a free version of TN3 Gallery. It’s branded with the TN3 logo and a link to the TN3 Gallery website. While this is fully functional and not a limited trial version, some of the premium features, such as albums, skinning, Flickr, Picasa, Facebook and XML support (as well as other features), are not included in this version.
SlideDeck 2 for WordPress is a responsive slider plugin that lets you easily create content sliders out of almost any content. Connect to a variety of Content Sources like YouTube, Flickr, Twitter, WordPress posts and Pinterest to create gorgeous, dynamic sliders in a few clicks - no coding is required.
Free. This is a highly customizable jQuery Slider plugin. You can set its width, height, pagination and other parameters. You can use it on your post or page via a shortcode or in your template file using php code.
Free. A horizontal slider plugin and widget for WordPress. Support shortcode so you can insert this slider to wherever you want.
Free. cSlider is easy-to-use. Create beautiful and stunning content sliders! This is the most simple and innovative content slider available for WordPress.
Free. Self-claimed as the best free jQuery Slider/Slideshow plugin for WordPress. It supports responsive, many settings & multiple Sliders on a single page.
Free. A great plugin that allows you to add full page background slider to your website with a lots of custom features.
Hope you will find all these sliders for your WordPress project. If you have got some other that I have missed out, feel free to drop us a comment below.