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  • # November 21, 2012 at 6:08 pm

    This is my first discussion in this forum. I’m working towards building web development skills and am currently taking Chris’s course “WordPress 3: Creating and Editing Custom Themes” on

    I’m working on a project in WordPress using a child theme for TwentyEleven that calls for a slider in the header. After installing the AnythingSlider plugin and creating a few slides, I added the following short code to the header.


    < ?php if(is_home() || is_front_page()){
    echo do_shortcode( “[anything_slides width=1000 height=389 navFormat=true delay=3000 resume=15000 animation=750 order=ASC orderby=ID theme=minimalist-round]” );

    And here is the result:

    Development page

    I’ve been trying to find detailed documentation for the plugin but haven’t found anything with clear instructions. A lot of the help on git-hub is over my head.

    This is the goal for how the slideshow should look:

    Anything Slider Example

    I’d appreciate any help.

    # November 21, 2012 at 8:46 pm

    How can I add text to the right of the slider image?

    [See delvelopment page]( “”)

    # December 5, 2012 at 5:35 pm

    The AnythingSlider looks fine in Firefox and Chrome, but the round buttons on the bottom right are square in IE 8.

    See development page

    Any ideas?

    # December 6, 2012 at 7:25 pm

    [Please read this](

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