LAX – Home Page Widget Area Layout with Slider

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  1. Go to Pages => All Pages and select your home page
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  2. Make sure that your Home Page is set to the Home Page – Widget Areas w/Slider template
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  3. Click on Slides -> Add New
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  4. Add slider title and slide content
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  5. Set Featured Image as slide image
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  6. Click Publish
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  7. Click on Appearance => Customizer in the Admin Panel
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  8. Go to Home Hero Options
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  9. Open up the Slider section
  10. Adjust slider speed to new timing by milliseconds (ex. 6000 = 6 seconds)
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  11. Press Save and Publish
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  12. Populate your content with the LAX – Home Page Content tutorial

Adjusting Slide Order

  1. Click on Slides => All Slides
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  2. Select slide you would like to move
  3. In the Publish sidebar, click the Published on edit link
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  4. Adjust the date accordingly ( setting the month back to previous months will move the slide back in Slider order )
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  5. Click Update
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Slider Navigation

  1. Go to Appearance => Customizer
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  2. Go to Home Hero Section
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  3. Go to Slider
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  4. Set the radio button to either Dots or Arrows
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  5. Customize the Slider Navigation color
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  6. Press Save & Publish
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