Portfolio Slideshow Pro Quickstart Guide

This guide will quickly tell you what you need to know about the Portfolio Slideshow Plugin.

Settings and Documentation

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You can manage settings and access the documentation for the Portfolio Slideshow Pro plugin by going to your WordPess Admin → Settings → Porftolio Slideshow Pro

Do take some time to review the Documentation. It’s easy to understand and gives you a birds eye view perspective of the plugin and how it works.

Create your slideshow

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You can create a slideshow or image gallery from your WordPress Admin → Slideshows → Add New. Click the upload button to open the Media Uploader window. After uploading your images, be sure to click Save Draft. You can then drag and drop to re-order your images. Next, copy the slideshow shortcode e.g. [portfolio_slideshow id=148] and paste it where you want the slideshow to appear. Using this method you can display the same slideshow in multiple locations across your site.

Create a slideshow from a post or page

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You can also create a slideshow from a post or page. Start by uploading images to the post with the media uploader. After you have uploaded the images, use the [portfolio_slideshow] shortcode in your post to display the slideshow. You can also click the Insert Slideshow button to bring up the shortcode generator window.

Shortcode Generator

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When you click the Insert Slideshow button, the shortcode generator window will appear. You can use the options in this window to choose a slideshow to display, and customize its options. Finally click the Insert button and the shortcode with all the custom attributes will be inserted at your mouse cursor.