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How to Add a Homepage Slider in WordPress

Homepage Slider

Follow these three steps to add a homepage slider to your WordPress site:

Step 1: Install and activate the Soliloquy WordPress plugin first.
Step 2: Using Soliloquy, create an image slider.
Step 3: Copy the shortcode or template tag and paste it on your homepage.
Are you ready to begin? Let’s get started!

Step 1: Install and activate the Soliloquy WordPress Plugin first

The first step is to install and activate the Soliloquy WordPress slider plugin.

Step 2: Use Soliloquy to make an image slider

Create your homepage slider by heading to Soliloquy » Add New from your WordPress admin backend after you’ve installed and enabled Soliloquy.

Begin by giving your homepage slider a title. Then, in the Native Slider box, drag and drop your photographs.After you’ve added your photographs, go to the Config page to tweak your settings. To save your changes, click the Publish button once you’re satisfied.

Step 3: Add the Shortcode or Template Tag to Your Home Page

Now that you’ve finished creating your homepage slider, it’s time to put it on your website’s home page.

You may use a shortcode or a template tag to add a Soliloquy slider to your homepage. Let’s take a closer look at each method…

The first method is to use a shortcode

This is the most straightforward way to include a slider on your homepage. Simply paste the shortcode into the Soliloquy Slider Code widget from the edit screen of your homepage slider.

Then, in the visual editor, modify your home page and paste the shortcode.

That concludes our discussion. Your homepage slider should now be visible on your WordPress site.

Method 2: Insert the Template Tag into the Template File of Your Theme

You’ll need to use the template tag if you want your homepage slider to appear in your theme’s header.

To begin, update your image slider and copy the Soliloquy Slider Code widget’s template tag.Then, in your header.php file, insert the template element so that it appears in the header of your homepage and other pages on your site.

That concludes our discussion. We hope this post has shown you how to install a homepage slider to your WordPress site.