Folder Slideshow was my first attempt to create a folder-slideshow plugin. It uses SlidesJS jQuery Plugin. But SlidesJS has only a few options, so I’ve decided to move to bxSlider jQuery Plugin. Instead of updating my Folder Slideshow plugin (and possibly breaking some web sites using it), I’ve preferred to create another plugin with a different name.
If you use Folder Slideshow, you should consider moving to Folder Slider, since I should not update Folder Slideshow anymore.
This new plugin works the same way as Folder Slideshow, using a shortcode to create a slider from a folder of pictures uploaded somewhere on the server. You can customize the slider with many options.
Here’s a sample (using the code
[folderslider folder="wp-content/photos" mode=fade speed=2 captions=filename playcontrol=false]) :