Slide 1

I’ve been searching for a good free slider plugin for a long time. This is definitely the one! For a free plugin it does a lot of things!

James Deluca
Manager
Slide 2

These guys really got amazing skills in this field. I’m amazed with the quality of this slider.

Sam Dean
Developer
Slide 3

Smart Slider 3 is more than powerful. It is amazing.Thanks to developer for putting so much effort to create this well-thought plugin.

Lucy Crowe
Creative Director
Slide 4

A great plugin isn’t so great without solid support. I feel I have received more than my money’s worth. That’s always a good feeling.

Farrah Lynch
CCO
Slide 5

Smart Slider 3 is the best slider that i’ve tried so far. There’s so many useful functions and easy to understand how to use it.

Smart Slider 3 is the best slider that i’ve tried so far. There’s so many useful functions and easy to understand how to use it. Keep the good work guys.

Joe Muntz
Design Director
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Simple Testimonial

💻 Settings | 🎓 Layers | 🎉 Animations | 🏗️ Layout | 📱 Responsive | Speed

Description: Wow your visitors with a beautiful simple testimonial slider and convert them fast!

Premium: Gain access to all slider templates with a single purchase.

Minimum version: 3.5.0.0

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Settings

Minimalist websites and sliders aren’t going to go out of date. Why not spice up your website with a minimalist testimonial slider? On the slider above, you’ll find a nicely placed slider background image. It’s easy to recognize the slider background image. This image stays static while the slides move in front of them. To increase the legibility of the slides, we’ve darkened the background image. This high contrast allows the white texts to be read on each slide.

Slider background image

Layers

The slides have an image layer, which displays the customer’s picture. The images were rounded beforehand. Below each image there’s a text layer. It contains the testimonial text, the customer’s opinion on the product. The text color is white and the size is big, as this is the most important part of the testimonial slider.

At the bottom of the slide there are two heading layers: the top has the customer name. The bottom one, with lighter font color, reads their occupation. This isn’t crucial info, but it might be a great addition. For instance, if you sell products for athletes, you want to show which professionals are using it. This encourages the visitor to buy.

Animations

After the slides have switched, the layers reveal themselves by fading in from the right. This gives a small motion to the slides which makes them more interesting for visitors. You can manage the layer animations in the timeline, here you can copy and paste the animations, change the duration, or set the delay. Also, if you click on the animations, the layer window will open where you can see the other layer animation settings.

Layer animations on the timeline

Layout

The slider has a simple structure: the layers are under each other. The arrows are in the left and right sides, and the bullets are on the bottom which gives a frame to the slider.

Responsive

You can switch slides three ways: by arrows, bullets or dragging/swiping. This makes the slider mobile friendly. On mobile devices it’s more natural and convenient to swipe than to tap small elements. We’ve built each slide using default layers, which makes them behave better on small screens. For example, the texts are smaller on tablet and mobile. For that you can use the text scale option, which is device specific, so you can set different values on each device.

Text scale

Core Web Vitals

PageSpeed Insights with Lighthouse analyzed this page on April 12, 2021. For the latest result analyze now!

100

Desktop

First Contentful Paint
0.3 s
Speed Index
0.5 s
Largest Contentful Paint
0.8 s
Time to Interactive
0.3 s
Total Blocking Time
0 ms
Cumulative Layout Shift
0.001
95

Mobile

First Contentful Paint
1.1 s
Speed Index
1.5 s
Largest Contentful Paint
3 s
Time to Interactive
2.1 s
Total Blocking Time
80 ms
Cumulative Layout Shift
0.013

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