Banner Builder Shortcode
The banner builder shortcode can be used to turn anything from static content into a slideshow.
This slideshow is defunct and we strongly recommend that you use the edge slideshow instead.
In this article
Creating a Banner Builder Post
Before displaying banner builders, posts have to be created which will then be used in a banner builder shortcode.
Enabling Banner Builder Post Type
Banner builder post type is disabled by default.
To enable it:
Creating the Post
To create the banner builder post:
Displaying the Banner Builder
After creating banner builder posts, it’s time to display them in a page. For this purpose, we need to add Banner Builder shortcode in a page.
Adding Banner Builder Shortcode
To add the shortcode:
Adding the Posts
There is an input field in banner builder settings pop-up to add your posts:
Altering the Items Sorting
There are two settings in banner builder settings pop-up which allow you to alter the items’ sorting: Order and Orderby
By default, the order and orderby settings are set to Ascending and Date therefore it sorts the older items ahead of newer items.
|Order||Sets the ascending or descending order of the Orderby parameter.
|Orderby||Sorts the items based on the selected parameter (date, menu order, title, …).
Configuring the Layout
There are two settings in banner builder settings pop-up to configure the layout:
|Min height||Sets a custom minimum height to the slide.
|Top & bottom padding||Adds a vertical padding above and below the slide.
Configuring the Animations
There are few settings in banner builder settings pop-up to configure the animations:
|Animation style||Changes the style of the animation.
|Autoplay||Choose between autoplaying the slider or not.
|Slideshow speed||Time elapsed between each autoplay sliding case.
|Animation duration||Custom speed of the animation.