Bloom - Slider Setup

On the Home Page

This theme uses the Soliloquy Lite plugin, which can be obtained  here or by searching in
Dashboard > Plugins > Add New.

You do not need to upgrade to the Pro version of this plugin to use it as shown in our demo.  However, you are more than welcome to  purchase it if you’d like access to more of it’s features.

Install and activate the plugin.

Give the new slider a name then click the Config tab and use the settings from the screenshot below.

Once configured, you can add your images under the Images tab.

Lastly, you’ll add a Text Widget to the Home Full Width Slider  and paste in your unique shortcode from the slider you created.

On the Blog Page

This theme also uses the Genesis Responsive Slider plugin at the top of the blog page. The Genesis Responsive Slider Plugin can be obtained here or by searching in Dashboard > Plugins > Add New.

Install and activate the plugin.

Configure the slider settings ( Dashboard > Genesis > Slider Settings) as shown in the screenshot below.

Visit Dashboard > Appearance > Widgets and drag a Genesis-Responsive Slider widget to the Above Blog Slider widget area.