Slideshow is a brilliant method to stack and present series of items (such as images) in your website especially when space is a constraint. It is also commonly used by webmasters and bloggers to showcase portfolios, artwork, products, latest posts, etc. It saves time and efficiently draw visitors’ attention.In WordPress, installing and adding slideshow to posts can be done in a breeze, thanks to developers among the WordPress community. We’ve ran through all WordPress slideshow plug-ins we can possibly find and compiled this list of best and free WordPress slideshow plug-ins.Full list after jump!
Featured Content Gallery
Creates an automated rotating image gallery of your posts or pages for use anywhere within your theme.
Image viewer for WordPress that works similarly to Lightbox, Thickbox, etc. Supports all standard features like image resizing, preloading images, etc. Does not require any external libraries.
Displays images and thumbnails perfectly sized to your blog. Allow visitors to view entire album without leaving the post.
Displays your Picasa Web Galleries in a post or in a page simply by creating a post or a page with a special keyword.
Integrate with many Lightbox-type scripts (Lightbox, Slimbox, Thickbox, Lightview, Shutter Reloaded, prettyPhoto, etc) and allow you to do much cooler things with your galleries using the
WordPress Content Slide
Create fully customizable jquery Fading image slideshow anywhere within your WordPress site.
Yet Another Photoblog
Convert WordPress blog into full feature photo blog with easy usable photo management system. Comes with several additional plugins to enhance your photoblog.
Slideshow Gallery Pro
Photo and image viewing plug-in that integrates seemlessly with the WordPress image upload and gallery system.
SlideDeck Content Slider
Create managable dynamic content slider in WordPress template or post easily without writing a single code.
Page Flip Image Gallery
Image gallery with page flip effect.
Full integrated WordPress Image Gallery plugin with tons of interesting features like uploading images via compressed zip file, able to import meta files (EXIF, IPTC or XMP), watermaking images, thumb generating and more. Add-on: NextGEN-FlashViewer – Adobe Flash Plugins from for NextGEN Gallery, NextGEN-ImageFlow- picture gallery for NextGEN Gallery.
Create slideshows with WordPress by adding a custom post type for slides.
Seamless integration of Lightview to create a nice overlay to display images and videos
Upload your images via FTP, and Lazyest Gallery will index your images automatically.