This article looks at the BEST Slider Plugins for WordPress including: Slider Revolution / Soliloquy / Royal Slider / Master Slider / Slider Pro / Layer Slider / SlideVilla / Meta Slider.
We will look at the features each WordPress slider plugin offers, how this integrates with your website design and the price of the plugin. You can learn more about the slider plugins by clicking on the names above the images.
Slider Revolution Features
Design - Pre-made styles for text are available or can be imported and saved from your owns styles. There are many options and a WYSIWYG editor making slide creation fairly easy once you understand how the alignments setting work.
Templates: A wide range of slider template can be added which you can then replace the images and text for your own. This a good way to start as they have been made responsive which saves you a lot of work.
Add-ons - Add-ons allow you to push the boundaries of your website design with creative animations and functionality such as moving particle backgrounds, image distortion animations, animated text and 360-degree images to name a few.
Responsive - There are many options to help with making your slider responsive with custom font sizes, object sizes and the ability to hide objects on the 4 screen size breakpoints. The options can be tricky to understand initially but they offer a lot of customisation.
Price - $26
Slider Revolution Video Tutorial:
Price - $19 to $249
Soliloquy Video Tutorial:
Master Slider Features
Price - $24
Master Slider Video Tutorial:
Layer Slider Features
Price - $25