Create, share and discover video & photo collections in beautiful ways.
Slidely is a social video creation platform, where over 100M people have connected through meaningful video & photo collections.
Our mission is to empower and inspire people, brands and publishers to get creative with their visual storytelling.
Slidely WordPress Plugin
With the Slidely WordPress plugin, you can easily embed slideshows from Slide.ly to your WordPress posts using nothing but the URL.
Choose any item from Slidely, copy the slideshows URL and paste it to your post text editor. Then simply click over to the visual editor to confirm that it loads properly.
For advanced customisation, use
[slidely src=""] shortcode with the following attributes:
- src (required) – slideshow URL.
- w – slideshow width.
- h – slideshow height.
- autoplay – (bool) play slideshow automatically on page load.
- remove_ref – (bool) show “powered by” link below the slideshow.
- In your WordPress Dashboard go to “Plugins” -> “Add Plugin”.
- Search for “Slidely”.
- Install the plugin by pressing the “Install” button.
- Activate the plugin by pressing the “Activate” button.
- WordPress version 3.5 or greater.
- PHP version 5.2.4 or greater.
- MySQL version 5.0 or greater.
- The latest WordPress version.
- PHP version 5.6 or greater.
- MySQL version 5.6 or greater.
- What does the plugin do?
The plugin will fetch the slideshows so your readers can watch Slidely slideshows that are related to your post without leaving your blog.
- How do I embed slideshows?
With this plugin you can use the URL to embed slideshows. Just paste the URL into your post editor:
- How do I set custom parameters to my slideshows?
For advanced customisation, use following shortcode:
[slidely src="" w="" h="" autoplay="1" remove_ref="0"]
To embed a Slidely slideshow using the shortcode simply use this shortcode:
You can define your own custom width and height by using the following shortcode:
[slidely src="http://slide.ly/view/157660b2315e6d325a8cff64caf99355" w="520" h="390"]
Want your Slidely to play automatically when someone enters your blog? Just use the following shortcode:
[slidely src="http://slide.ly/view/157660b2315e6d325a8cff64caf99355" autoplay="1"]
Here at Slidely we’ll appreciate it very much if you’ll add our link at the bottom of your Slidely. If you choose to do so please use the following parameter:
[slidely src="http://slide.ly/view/157660b2315e6d325a8cff64caf99355" remove_ref="0"]
Feel free to combine any of the parameters, the only required data we need is the source (src).
Contributors & Developers
“Slidely Slideshows Embed” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
“Slidely Slideshows Embed” has been translated into these 5 locales: Hebrew, English (UK), English (Canada), English (Australia), English (New Zealand). Thank you to the translators for their contributions.
Interested in development?
- Move plugin files to ‘includes’ directory.
- i18n: Use translate.wordpress.org to translate the plugin to other languages.
- i18n: Add translators comments.
- Rewrite the shortcode.
- Register oEmbed provider to embed slideshows using the URL.
- Add internationalisation support.
- Security: Prevent direct access to php files.
- Security: Prevent direct access to directories.
- Support new formats: video, photo, slideshow, gallery, collage.
- Update minimum requirements to WordPress 3.5.
- Update screenshots.
- Initial release.
- Register shortcode.