3 by Nextend is the perfect slider solution for Joomla, that contains 5 slider types and it’s totally responsive. Create beautiful sliders & animated blocks with the next generation visual editor. Awesome sliders, no compromises! Smart Slider 3 is the top rated slider extension for Joomla with more than 25.000 satisfied users.
Smart Slider 3 is a brand new and intuitive Joomla extension to create sliders which was never possible before with any slider extensions. Besides that Smart Slider gives you the tool to create YouTube and Vimeo slides, create slides from your Joomla articles, even more it has a complete easy-to-use slide editor with different layers. Don’t hesitate install the Smart Slider 3 and enjoy the next generation Joomla experience.
MOST POWERFUL FEATURES
- User-friendly Editor – Anyone can build with Smart Slider. The interface comes with drag&drop builder and live preview.
- Totally integrated with Joomla – module, shortcode and ACL
- Fully responsive and touch friendly – Sliders can be enjoyed in any environment, be it a mobile, tablet or desktop.
- 4 slider types – Simple slider, Showcase slider, Carousel slider, Accordion slider and Block type. You can create whole landing pages easily with blocks.
- Dynamic Slides – Available sources are listed below
- Customizable controls – Arrows, Bullets, Autoplay, Indicator, Bar, Thumbnails, Shadows, Full screen and custom HTML
- Slide backgrounds – Lot of super smooth background animations and Ken Burns effect
- Layers – Build unique design with varied layers: Image, Heading, Text, Button, Vimeo, YouTube, Input, List, Icon, Caption, Transition, Iframe, HTML5 video, HTML and Area
- Font and Style manager system – Change easily all the details that really matter in typography and style.
- Powerful layer animation system to give layers motion and transitions. The possibilities of what you can build are endless. Even more you can create different type of layer animations: In, Loop and Out
- In-built image editor and lightbox
- Complete detailed documentation
- Tutorial videos – http://smartslider3.com/videos/
- Sample sliders – more than 40 sliders to start
DYNAMIC SLIDER SOURCES
Generate sliders from external sources. Add dynamic content to each slide such as:
Joomla specific generators: Images from folder, Joomla articles, K2 items, Ignity Gallery, EasyBlog posts, Cobalt CCK, Phoca Gallery, redSHOP products, VirtueMart products, Joomshopping products, MijoShop products, EasyDiscuss, Eshop, HikaShop, JEvents , ODude, JReviews, JomSocial, Zoo , Flexicontent, RSEvents, Ecwid.
Social generators: Facebook, Flickr, YouTube, Instragram, 500px, Dribbble, Twitter.
- Slider creation with 11 pre-sets: Default slider, Full width slider, Full page slider, Block, Carousel, Showcase, Thumbnail – horizontal and vertical slider, Captioned slider, Horizontal and vertical accordion slider.
- Import and Export sliders
- Intuitive slide creation: choose images, select Joomla Article or add YouTube and Vimeo url
- Static slides
- Dynamic slides – use different dynamic sources for the same slider
- Bulk actions for slides – delete, duplicate, publish and unpublish
- Publish slider with module, shortcode or PHP
- Touch Swipe, scroll, keyboard navigation
- Auto and full-width responsive mode
- Define responsive size by setting minimum and maximum slider height
- Optimized for any screen sizes and touch devices
- 4 Slide switching animations: Horizontal, Vertical, Fade and No animation
- More than 30 Slide background animations: Scale to left, Zoom, Fade, Curtain to left, Puzzle, Scale to top, Scale to bottom, Curtain to bottom, Curtain to top and much more
- Autoplay configurations
- Add different slider controls and change the styles and positions
- Slider controls: Arrows, Bullets, Autoplay, Indicator, Bar, Thumbnails, Shadows, Full screen – design your own or use pre-set
- SEO and script optimized
- Export slider as HTML
- Hardware Accelerated 2D and 3D Transforms
- Slide link: Choose your post or page to create permalinks to articles
- Slide background image with transparent color overlay
- 5 Slide background image fill mode: Fill, Fit, Stretch, Center and Tile
- 16 Layers: Image, Heading, Text, Button, Vimeo, YouTube, Input, List, Icon, Caption, Transition, Iframe, HTML5 video, HTML and Area
- Undo and redo in slide editor
- Visual slide editor with zoom and desktop, tablet and mobile modes
- Advanced layer snap in visual slide editor
- Adaptive layer font sizing
- Layer aligning: left, center, right, top, middle, bottom
- Layer sizing: fixed and auto adjusted
- Layer cropping: visible, hidden and scroll
- Hide layers on specific devices
- Slide thumbnail image
- Layer animation builder
- Live Timeline
- Built-in lightbox
- Built-in image editor
- Ton of expert settings
- Premium supp