Slideshow

A slideshow allows you add visual transition effects to the display of images, text, or videos on your site.

To add a slideshow, access the Basic section on the left side of the editor. Then, simply drag the Slideshow icon to the desired location on your page.

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You can locate the settings at the top of the window.


Background
The background button allows you to set a color and/or image as a background.

  • To select a color, use the color picker tool. You can choose from the default colors or select any other color you’d like..
  • To select an image as a background, simply upload an image to your Library. On the Options tab, you can choose the scale and the position of your image.

If you choose to display a color and image at Fill scale, you will not see your selected color.

On the Content tab, you can select the items you’d like to add to your slideshow: text, video, or social media icons.

Slideshow
On the Slideshow tab, you will find the slides. You can:

  • Move slides by dragging them with your mouse;
  • Copy a slide by clicking on the  icon;
  • Delete a slide by clicking on the  icon.

Add a new slide
To add new slides, click on Add slide.

Settings
The Settings button gives you access the following options:

  • Auto play: Allows your slides to be displayed automatically;
  • Repeat: Allows the same slide to be repeated;
  • Transition delay: Allows you designate the transition period between slides;
  • Transition Effect: Allows you to select the transition effect for your slides;
  • Show navigation buttons: Allows the navigation buttons to be visible;
  • Button styles: Allows you to choose the style for your buttons, and set a
    horizontal or vertical alignment.

View
To preview your slideshow, click on View.

Add content to a slideshow
To add content to your slideshow click on the + icon, the available items for this feature (images, text, video, social badges, etc.) will be shown.

To add a picture, you have three options:

  1. Drag your image;
  2. Upload an image from my computer;
  3. Open library.

Once the image has been downloaded, here are your display options:

  • Keep image ratio: Select this option if you want to keep the ratio between the width and height of your image;
  • Enlarging image on click: Select this option if you want the picture to enlarge on click;
  • Alt Text: Use this feature to add a description of the image. This field is important for your site’s ranking (SEO);
  • Edit the image: See Edit image;
  • Change image: Click on it to replace the image;
  • Add caption: Click on the icon to insert a caption;
  • Add link: Click the icon to add a hyperlink.
  • Save: Click on Save to save the changes.

 

Edit a slideshow image

By left-clicking on the image, you have the following options:

Edit: See Edit image
Zoom: Click on the scroll bar to crop the image.



Use the positioning icon  to position the image at right to left, top or bottom.


Give a style to the slideshow

To give a style to the slide show, left click directly on the Slideshow module.

On the Style tab here, here are your options:

In the Shape and background tab:

  • Choose a background shape;
  • Choose a background color;
  • Choose a Background image.


On the Advanced tab, here are your options:

  • Margins;
  • Round corners;
  • Borders;
  • Drop shadow.

Show on all slides: Check this box out to have the image same image appearing on every slide in the slideshow.

 

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