Using Team Slider Layouts Widget
This documentation is based on the PRO version so additional features are PRO features.
Step 1: How to Add Widget:
To use this Team Elementor Addon element, find the ‘Slider Layouts‘ element from the ‘ELEMENTS‘ tab (or from the top search field). Simply just Drag & Drop the ‘Slider Layouts’ into the ‘Drag widget here‘ or the ‘+’ section.
Step 2: How to Customize the Layout Settings:
Under the ‘Layout’ tab, you will be able to select various layouts and customize the team’s visual looks. Please check below.
From the Layout Settings, you can choose your preferred layout.
There are 11 predefined beautiful list layouts.
The first layout is provided in the Free version, and the other layouts are featured in the Pro version.
From the Columns Settings, you can control the responsive columns, slider group, and slide spaces.
Number of Slides Per View You can define the number of slides per view to display team members. It is a responsive control, so you can define columns on Desktop, Tablet, or mobile devices.
Number of Slides Per Group Pro You can define the number of slides per group to display team members. It is also a responsive control.
Space Between Slides Pro You can define the space between slides from here.
From the Query Settings, you can customize the query-related parameters that can include, exclude, limit and sort the team posts.
Filtering In this section, you can include/exclude or limit your team member posts. Categories You can also filter the team member posts using Departments & Designations Pro. Also, you can define the taxonomy relations. Sorting Use these settings to sort your team posts by Menu Order / Name / ID / Date or Random in Ascending or Descending order.
From the Image Settings, you can customize the image size of the headshot images of the team members.
Display Featured Image You can enable/disable the featured image from here. Select Image Size You can change the image size of the team images. Custom Image Size If you want to add your own image size, you can choose the ‘Custom Image Size’ Option. If you select the custom image size,you will need to add the custom width and height of the image, as well as the image crop settings. Please note that, if you enter an image size larger than the actual image itself, the image sizes will fall back to the full image dimension. Grayscale image Pro You can enable/disable the grayscale-colored image from here. Image Hover Animation Pro You can choose the image hover animation. There are three options: Zoom In, Zoom Out, and None. Default Preview Image Pro You can change the default preview image. The default preview image will show if there is no featured image. You can also choose an SVG image here.
Step 3: How to Configure the Content Settings:
Under the ‘Settings’ tab, you will be able to select & configure various settings for content. Please check below.
3.1: Content Visibility:
From the Content Visibility settings, you can show/hide different elements from the team member slides.
Show Name Settings for show/hide team member Name.
Show Designation Settings for show/hide team member designation.
Show Department Settings for show/hide which department team member belongs to.
Show Short Biography Settings for show/hide short biography of the team members.
Show Team Member Skills Pro Settings for show/hide team member skills.
Show Email Settings for show/hide team member Email.
Show Telephone Number Settings for show/hide team member telephone numbers.
Show Mobile Number Settings for show/hide team member telephone numbers.
Show Fax Settings for show/hide team member Fax.Show Location Settings for show/hide team member location.Show Website URL Settings for show/hide team member website URL.
Show Social Media Settings for show/hide team members’ social media information.
Which icons to show You can choose which social media information to be displayed. Please note that social media links need to update from the dashboard team member post.
3.2: Slider Controls :
Under the ‘Slider Controls’ tab, you will be able to change various slider settings. Please check below.
In this settings section, you can control the slider behavior. The settings are pretty self-explanatory. You can enable/disable loops, arrows, dots, dynamic heights, image lazy loads, and slide transition speed.
In this settings section, you can customize the slider autoplay behavior. You can enable/disable autoplay, pause on mouse hover functionality and slide autoplay delay.
3.3: Detail Page:
From the Detail Page settings, you can configure how the users will access the team details page.
Link to Detail Page You can enable/disable the details page access link. Detail Page Link Type Pro You can choose the detail page link type. There are three link types:
- Pop Up: Team details will display as a popup.
- Details Page: This will redirect to single Team details page.
- External Link: This will redirect to the external URL that is set in dashboard team post.
Link Target Pro You can choose if the link will open in new window. Pop Up Type Pro You can select the popup layout type. There are three types of layout: Single, Multiple & Smart. This is only applicable if Popup is selected.
3.4: Content Limit:
From the Content Limit Settings, you can limit/truncate the team texts. It is helpful to control the height of the team slides.
Short Biography limit You need to enter the number of letters you want to show in the short biography texts. Please note that this letter truncation will intelligently limit the texts and will not break any words.
Text After Short Biography You additionally can enable some text if you have a team details page (single team page) available.
Step 4: How to Style Team Slides:
Switch to the ‘Style’ tab to style all the features of Team Slides and get your desired result. Please check below.
Note: Some of the controls will be conditionally enabled.
4.1: Color Scheme:
From the Colors Scheme Settings, you can change the primary colors & popup element colors to suit your needs.
General Choose your primary color from here. These color settings are pretty self-explanatory. Please note that the ‘Overlay color’ settings will activate for some of the layouts.PopUp Colors Pro You can choose different popup colors for header and content texts, links, and also overlay colors.
4.2: Element Style Controls:
You can change the styles of each element in the Elementor Widget. These controls are pretty self-explanatory. Please check a sample screenshot below:
Below are the elements that include these common elements:
- Short Bio
- Contact Pro
- Skills Pro
- Social Icons Pro
- Slider Buttons
You can change the typography, colors, borders & spacings of these elements easily. Please note that some controls will be conditionally enabled and some of them are Pro features.
4.3: Image Style:
From the Image Style Settings, you can customize the team featured images’ border and spacing.
You can change the borders, border radius & spacings of these elements easily. Please note that some controls are Pro features.
4.4: Gutter Pro:
From the Gutter Settings, you can add elements & content gutters.
You can change the element & content spacings easily. Please note that some controls will be conditionally enabled.