Slider by Nivo – Responsive WordPress Image Slider

Version: 2.3.1

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The Nivo Slider is the worlds most popular jquery image slider plugin, downloaded over 3,000,000 times since it’s inception. This is the “Lite” version of the official Nivo Slider WordPress plugin which comes with email support and more features. The plugin let’s you easily create a post slider, an image carousel or a slideshow, right from your dashboard, without settings that you don’t need. Can act as a homepage slider as well and it works great with our WordPress themes. Why Choose Nivo Slider? Nivo Slider is the best choice for a WordPress slider plugin because it is fast, intuitive and super easy to use. Is not the most feature-rich plugin on the market (like revolution slider or layer slider), but if you need just a responsive content slider that works, check it out! Get more awesome features by upgrading to the full plugin: Create sliders from Galleries, Categories and Sticky Posts More custom themes Build carousels. Upcoming lightboxes support. Automatic updates. Priority support. Click here to purchase the full plugin See how Nivo can integrate with your website Slider with bar using fading transition Dark slider with slice transition Light slider with box transition Slider with thumbnail navigation Slider from category Slider from gallery posts Circular carousel

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  • Minimal impact on memory usage
  • Minimal impact on pagespeed
  • No PHP errors, warning, notices
  • No Javascript issues
  • Latest PHP 7.2.16 compatible
  • Latest WordPress 5.3 compatible
  • Optimized database footprint
  • No activation errors
  • No resource errors
  • Frequently updated
  • No problems were detected during tests.
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Performance

Memory Usage Memory Usage

  • Average memory usage is 232.8 KB
  • This is less than 99% plugins

Page Speed Page Speed

  • Average page loading time is increased by 0.03s
  • This is faster than 99% plugins

Page Tests (after activation)

Memory Usage Nivo Slider

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=nivoslider
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.21s
  • Memory Usage: 0.48 MB

Memory Usage Add New Nivo Slider

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=nivoslider
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.54s
  • Memory Usage: 0.49 MB

Memory Usage Settings

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=nivoslider&page=nivoslider-settings
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.16s
  • Memory Usage: 0.46 MB

Memory Usage Plugins Page

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/plugins.php?plugin_status=all&paged=1&s
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.41s
  • Memory Usage: 0.47 MB

Memory Usage Front Page

  • Page URL: /
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.24s
  • Memory Usage: 0.43 MB

Memory Usage Widgets

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/widgets.php
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.85s
  • Memory Usage: 0.48 MB

WPHive User Rating

5

Overall Quality

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5

Ease of Use

How easy it is to use?

5

Quality of Support

Satisfied or not?

5

Value for Money

Is it good bang for the buck?

5

Features

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Speed Test Benchmark

  • Before plugin activation
  • After plugin activation

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Change

Average Change
- 0.03s
/(front page)
- 0.29s
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
- 0s
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 0.02s
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 0.03s
/wp-admin/index.php
- 0.07s
/wp-admin/media-new.php
+ 0.01s
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
- 0.07s
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
- 0.16s
/wp-admin/post-new.php
+ 0.33s
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 0.06s
/wp-admin/upload.php
- 0.14s

Memory Usage Memory Usage Benchmark

  • Before plugin activation
  • After plugin activation

Pages

Benchmark

Change

Average Change
+ 232.8KB
/ (front page)
+ 25.67KB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
+ 30.17KB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 30.36KB
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 30.31KB
/wp-admin/index.php
+ 30.27KB
/wp-admin/media-new.php
+ 31.46KB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
+ 30.24KB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
+ 18.5KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php
+ 31.34KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 30.49KB
/wp-admin/upload.php
+ 31.29KB

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Database Tables 0

The plugin has added 0 additional options to your WordPress.

WP-Options 1

The plugin has added 1 additional options to your WordPress website.

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Overall Quality
5
Ease of Use
5
Quality of Support
5
Value for Money
5
Features
5

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  24 Jan, 2020

Saif Hassan


5/5
Overall
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Easy of Use
5/5
Customer Support
5/5
Feature of Functionality
5/5
Value of Money

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