When you take the most popular current web trend and mix it with the most popular CMS, you just know there is going to be a bunch of free plugins you could easily use. Having a WordPress slider implemented into the top of a blog or website front page, category page etc. Seizing up a moment of your website visitor is more oftenly done with the help of a slider. A very important section of any website. A place where the important and mattered content is placed.
With this article, I have decided to put together fifteen of best free WordPress content slider plugins which you may use totally according to as per your needs. Each content slider listed has a screenshot and a link to its demo, so that you can quickly sift through and find the perfect slider for your WordPress site. You may be interested in the following posts: Premium Earthy WordPress Themes, Vertical Slider WordPress Widgets, Posts Slider WordPress Plugins and Minimal Website Designs 2014.
1. Creative Image Slider
Creative Image Slider is a jQuery image slider with amazing visual effects. It has integrated Creative Popup wizard, to make the slider more attractive! It is packed with a live-preview wizard to create fantastic sliders in a matter of seconds without coding.
2. Portfolio Gallery
Portfolio Gallery is perfect for using for creating various portfolios or gallery within various views. The product allows adding descriptions and titles for each portfolio gallery. It is rather useful whever using with various pages and posts, as well as within custom location.
Huge-IT Slider is a quick and easy way to add custom sliders to the WordPress websites (both to templates and posts/pages). The slider allows having unlimited amount of images with their titles and descriptions.
4. Master Slider
Master Slider is a free responsive image and content slider with super smooth hardware accelerated transitions. It supports touch navigation with pure swipe gesture that you have never experienced before.
5. Image Gallery
Huge-IT Image Gallery is the best plugin to use if you want to be original with your website. Image Gallery has specially made to allow it’s users create a lot of ways to represent your images, videos and information.
6. Testimonial Slider
Testimonial Slider is a plugin for WordPress that will help you show the Testimonials submitted by your Happy Customers in a clean, responsive and beautiful Slider format.
7. Responsive Slider – Slideshow
Responsive banner slider / slideshow plugin allows you to display simple image slider with text overlay on your website using short-code or template tags easily. Option to set post order, no of posts, caption position, colour etc.
8. POWr Multi Slider
POWr Multi Slider is a fast, simple, and easily customized plugin you can edit right in your web page. Add the widget to your site, or use the shortcode [powr-multi-slider] to add Multi Slider to any post.
9. Spyrowebz Slider
A plugin which Create a slider, with fade animation and show title and description with animation. You can hide title, description, arrows and thumbnail. You can Auto play and stop the slider. You can stop slide on mouse over.
10. Random Post
WordPress Random Post allows you to show posts in a random order in a sidebar. You can display simultaneously as many random posts as you need with chosen effect and delay time.
11. Responsive Photo Gallery
Responsive Photo Gallery is provide fade animation, light box image preview and two gallery layout with various fonts. It’s also provide isotope effect to adjust your image size according to screen resolution.
12. Neat Slider
Neat Slider is powerful and easy to use WordPress responsive slider plugin. Lets start build dynamic sliders for website pages. You can customize each slider as you like changing its width, height, Slides Transition and Appearance and other things.
13. Vertical Tab Slider
A very attractive and cool looking tabbing slider which gives a user to rotate their images and their defined description in slides with a great effect which are manageable using admin section.
14. MK Slider
MK Slider is a WordPress slider with stunning effects and very easy to use. You can create any number of sliders in a matter of seconds without coding & image editing. It also support shortcode for adding it to posts or pages if you want to.
15. Slippy Slider
Slippy Slider is a cross-device jQuery content slider with amazing touch-based navigation and simple user-friendly backend. Responsive layout and adjusting on resize window. Headlines generator, easy to use and SEO friendly.