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JWD PostSlider Widget

Display your posts through a full responsive and highly customisable carousel widget.

JWD PostSlider Widget is a powerful widget that allows you to create an infinite number of responsive post slider (carousel) widgets using default Wordpress Posts, Categories & Tags or Custom Post Type and Custom Taxonomies. It also comes with plenty of customization options.

Main Features

  • Uses any registered post type in your website to create responsive post slider widget.
  • JWD PostSlider Featured Image option ( The widget uses native Wordpress Featured Image by default but you can choose to use a different image to be displayed in the slider loop )
  • Completely responsive (with touch enabled swiping).
  • Highly optimised JS/CSS loading so that assets only load on pages where the slider is present.

Main Widget Options

  • Post Type Selector
  • Taxonomy Selector
  • Tag Selector
  • Exclude posts option
  • Order By Date
  • Number of posts to show
  • Display Image options
  • Slide posts in loop mode
  • Show/Hide option for each content section/element
  • Font Size & Trim options

General Settings

  • Choose post types to be used by the widget; Default: post.
  • Infinite color options for main content elements
  • Pagination type options
  • Show/Hide icons
  • Slide effect options
  • Custom CSS option
Author JordacheWD
Contributors jordachewd
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    Front side appearance (depending of your used theme).

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    Setup Widget - Posts: Define source and other settings.

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    Setup Widget - Settings: Show/Hide elements of the widget; Image display options.

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    Setup Widget - Font Style: Define font style & word trim for the widget.

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    Custom Featured Image - The widget uses native Wordpress Featured Image by default but you can choose to use a different image to be displayed in the slider loop.

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    General Settings - these settings are applied for all created widgets.

  1. In your admin panel, go to Appearance > Plugins and click the Add New button.
  2. Type in JWD PostSlider Widget in the search form and press the Enter key on your keyboard.
  3. Click on the Activate button to use JWD PostSlider Widget right away.
  4. Go to the JWD PostSlider tab at the bottom of your admin menu and do the general settings.
  5. Navigate to Appearance > Widgets in your admin panel and use it as you want.
  6. You'll find the JWD PostSlider Featured Image box in all the used post types editor pages. Right under the default Wordpress Featured Image box.


  • Added rating ads in order to spread the word about JWD PostSlider Widget plugin. Thank you!
  • Other minor style fixes


  • Style Fixes & Improvements.


  • MAJOR Update - Fixed SVN version issue
  • Other Fixes & Improvements.


  • General Settings panel style updates.
  • Added show credit link option on the bottom of the Settings tab of the widget.
  • May need to update your widgets - just hit the SAVE button for all JWD PostSlider widgets.
  • Added credit link on the bottom of the widget on the front side.
  • Other Fixes & Improvements.


  • Minor style fixes for admin side.
  • Other Fixes & Improvements.


  • Added Plugin banner
  • Added screenshots

Up to 1.5.5

  • First release on;
  • Added license.txt file
  • Front Side Style & Scripts Fixes
  • Admin Style Style & Scripts Fixes
  • Admin panel fixes & improvements
  • More functionalities added and made them run properly
  • Other Fixes & Improvements


  • Hello World!


JWD PostSlider Widget uses Swiper v3.4.0.

Version 1.6.1

Requires WordPress version: 4.0 or higher

Compatible up to: 4.7.2

Last Updated 07 Feb 2017

Date Added: 22 Dec 2016

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