free drag and drop slider plugins for wordpress

there are more and more drag and drop content management plugins for wordpress. I will without a doubt review some that deal with general content management, but for now I focus on sliders.

Simple ad management for wordpress

Combine wordpress custom post type and widget management to get a simple ad management system that can easily be enhanced to suit specific needs. Code below provides implementation for

  • "ad" custom post type, with thumbnail for image, and custom field in meta box for url destination 
  • widget for displaying random ad each time web site is refreshed, you can adpat image sizz by changing the image size in your code, once it has been defined in wordpress image sizes (add_image_size function)



widget for ad management

code adapted from Simple Random Posts Widget plugin