Wednesday, September 02, 2009

How to create flash photo slider with hyperlinks

The tutorial is mainly about how to make flash photo slideshow with hyperlinks for presenting digital photos in a better way than just paste them in web page or stored in computers. What you need are some photos and a flash photo slider creator. Here I choose Wondershare Flash Gallery Factory as the flash photo slider creator.
The reasons why choose Wondershare Flash Gallery Factory are:
  • Providing 60+ free ready-to-use flash gallery templates;
  • Image caption/ image description and hyperlinks can be added;,
  • Displaying time for each photo can be set by yourself;
 Now let's begin to make flash photo slider with hyperlinks in simple 5 steps.

Step 1: Install flash photo slider maker and import photos

Install your downloaded software and run it. After choose Mode, and the program will go to "Browse" tab by default .Click "Add photo" build in button to add photos or just drag selected photos into storyboard directly. Then click the "Add music" build-in button to add music if you want to add background music.

Step 2: Select template for flash photo slider

Flash Gallery Factory provides 60+ free flash photo slider templates.You can select your favorite templates. Background image or color can be changed as well. See below thumbnail to get more info..
Free flash photo slider template

Step 3: Add hyperlinks on photos

Double click on the photo, then it will turn out a pop-up page like below, select the "Properties" Tab and click on the "Hyperlink" item, input the URL you want the viewers to visit, it will be OK. Image caption and image description can be add on the image by click the "Caption & Description" item.
Add hyperlinks on images

Step 4: Preview and publish to save your flash photo slider.

Preview your flash photo slider by click the start button in the bottom of the right screen. If you are satisfied with your work, publish it to swf, html, exe, or screensaver formats, or you can mail the flash photo slider to your friends directly as a gift.
Publish flash photo slider
You can also add the URL you want the visitors to visit after view the flash photo slider by open the "Publish Setting" pop-up window.
Done, watch the flash photo slider sample below to get inspired!

Created by Wondershare Flash Gallery Factory
Note: If you can't open the flash photo slider, please refresh your browser or wait a litter longer.
Mouse left and right to slide the photo in Manual Play Mode.
If you want to embed flash photo slider on website, please learn more on how to embed photo slider on website.

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