The LSX Post Carousel Block allows you to create a responsive mobile carousel slider for your blog posts.
Adding a Post Carousel Block to your page
- Select the Plus sign for adding a new block and search for “LSX Post Carousel Block”.
- Once selected, the post carousel block will be populated in the selected block space.
- On the right hand side of your edit screen you have your block toolbar. Once the block is selected, you can configure the Post Carousel settings.
Configuring the Block
Order By – Select the ordering system to display posts with
Category – To filter the posts by a specific post category, choose the category from the dropdown.
Number of items – Select the number of posts to display in the post carousel.
Columns – Select the number of columns to display in a single slide carousel.
Display Featured Image – Removes the thumbnail featured image per post if toggled off.
Featured Image style – if you are displaying the featured images, you can choose to display landscape or square.
Display Post Author – Removes the Post Author per post if toggled off.
Display Post Date – Removes the Post Date per post if toggled off.
Display Post Excerpt – Removes the Post Excerpt per post if toggled off.
Display Continue Reading Link – Removes the Continue Reading Link per post if toggled off.
Customize Read More Link – Change the text for the read more link if it is enabled.
Custom Taxonomy Options
Taxonomy Slug – If you wish to use a custom taxonomy instead of the categories taxonomy, you can enter the slug of your custom taxonomy (e.g post_tag).
Term – Filter the custom taxonomy by term to display only posts assigned to these terms.
Enter the term slug or term_id, you can enter several items separated by a comma.
Need help with a different LSX Block?
Need help with a different LSX Block? Find the walkthrough you are looking for from our block documentation homepage.