Minimal Image Slideshow Plugin For jQuery

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Minimal Image Slideshow Plugin For jQuery

The Slideshow Lite jQuery plugin takes a group of images and converts them into a basic slideshow with auto-fading transitions and image captions support.

More features:

  • Cross browser.
  • Auto crops images depending on the slideshow's size.
  • Configurable transition delay & animation speed.

How to use it:

1. Add jQuery library and the Slideshow Lite plugin's JavaScript & Stylesheet in the html document.

<link rel="stylesheet" href="css/slideshow.css">
<script src="//"></script>
<script src="js/jquery.slideshow.lite.js"></script>

2. Create a group of images for the slideshow.

<div id="slideshow">
  <a href="#"><img src="1.jpg" alt="Image Caption 1"></a>
  <img src="2.jpg" alt="Image Caption 2">
  <a href=""><img src="3.jpg" alt="Image Caption 3"></a>
  <img src="4.jpg" alt="Image Caption 4">

3. The JavaScript to create a default slideshow from the provided images.


4. Config the slideshow with the following settings.


  // transition delay in seconds
  pauseSeconds: 2,

  // animation speed in seconds
  fadeSpeed: 0.5,

  // width/height of the slideshow
  width: 468,
  height: 120,

  // shows image captions
  caption: true,

  // default CSS class
  cssClass: 'slideshowlite',

  // target attribute of anchor links
  anchorTarget: '_self'

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by fredwu. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.