Revolution Slider Basics

Revolution Slider for your WordPress Web Site

Your site uses the Revolution Slider plug-in to display content sliders on your web site. The Revolution Slider software is a licensed version of the program included with the purchase of the Kallyas theme.

Adding a new Slider

From the WordPress Dashboard menu, select Revolution Slider and click the Create New Slider button.

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Enter a slider title and alias as instructed. You can accept the default settings for all options for now and click on the green Create Slider button to save, then click the blue Edit Slides button for your new slider on the resulting screen.

create slider

create slider

edit slides

edit slides

Click the New Slide button to add an image-based slide to your slider. Upload or select your slide image from the Media Library, then click insert to save.

Editing Slides

Choose the slide you would like to edit in Revolution Slider and click the Edit Slide button. The resulting Edit Slide page contains all of the options for slide display including, links, transitions, and text overlays. To change the slide image, scroll down to the Slider Main Image/Background area and click the Change Image button.

Change image

Change image

Select the new image to add in the Media Library uploader and click Insert. Set your new image position and options, then click the Update Slide button to save your changes.

There are a number of great tutorials that cover Revolution Slider in great detail, here are just a couple of notable ones that I found:

Good luck!

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