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Magic Slider


Magic Slider features:

  • Responsive slider based on bxslider jQuery plugin
  • Plugin has basic settings which can be overwritten via params
  • [magic_slider] shortcode with params
  • magic_slider_output() php function with params

Shortcode usage:

[magic_slider height="400" category="24" mode="fade" speed="500" auto="1" pause="4000" pager="1"]

PHP usage:

$magic_slider_settings = array(
    'height' => 400,
    'category' => 24,
    'mode' => 'fade',
    'speed' => 500,
    'auto' => 1,
    'pause' => 4000,
    'pager' => 1
if (function_exists('magic_slider_output')) {
    echo magic_slider_output( $magic_slider_settings );


  • Magic Slider preview.

  • Adding Magic Slider shortcode to the page or post content.

  • Magic Slider Settings.


  1. install and activate the plugin on the Plugins page
  2. add couple slides in the admin section
  3. add shortcode [magic_slider] to page content


Which library Magic Slider is powered by?

Magic Slider is powered by bxSlider – responsive and flexible jQuery slider.

How can I sort slides?

Sliders are sorted by published date in descending order.
You need to change published date to change the order of the slides.

Which browsers are supported?

All modern browsers and IE9+ are supported.
Magic Slider is working on mobile devices too.


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Contributors & Developers

“Magic Slider” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


“Magic Slider” has been translated into 1 locale. Thank you to the translators for their contributions.

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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.



  • code refactoring


  • added translation support
  • added ‘revisions’ section
  • added dropdown for mode setting
  • minor bugfixing and refactoring
  • change default sorting from slug to date


  • updated styles
  • added screenshots
  • added banner


  • initial release