How do I create my own slides with Revolution Slider?

Updated: June 29, 2016

Revolution Slider comes with features:

  • Unlimited Slides
  • Unlimited Caption Layers
  • CSS Animation with a fallBack to jQuery
  • Vimeo & YouTube video
  • Drag and Drop layering

How to create new Revolution Slider

In main WordPress menu navigate to Revolution Slider. Opened screen shows all your created slides.

To add new slider click on the button Create New Slider.

Create Revolution Slider

Necessary options for each slider are:

  • Slider Title – the title of slider
  • Slider Alias – alias is the unique string which represent this slider, using alias you’ll choose which slider will be displayed on page
    Available are many other options which Revolution Slider plugin provide, you can find them in accordions on the right side of screen.

How to add/edit slides of Revolution Slider

When your slider is created, you can start create slides.

Click on “Edit Slides” button in the list of all your created sliders and add new slide by click on button “New Slide” or edit existing slide by click on “Edit Slide” button:

Add or Edit slider

In edit page of slide you can see your created slide and edit each layer used in this slide.
You can edit General Settings for whole slide and also edit each layer separately through options:

  • Layer General Parameters
  • Layer Animation
  • Layer Links & Advanced Params options

In Layer timing & Sorting options you can order layers and change times for each of them.

Edit slide

For more information follow please original documentation of Revolution Slider plugin.

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