How to enable keyboard navigation to Carousel Slider in WordPress?

Updated on February 17, 2023 by Ananda

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Carousels are a popular way to showcase content on websites and apps. They add visual interest and can be used to make content more accessible. But to make carousels truly effective, you need to add keyboard navigation. Keyboard navigation makes it easier for users to move between slides, using left and right keyword arrows.

To check the complete feature overview documentation of The Plus Blocks for Gutenberg Carousel Anything block, click here.

Requirement  – This block is a part of The Plus Blocks for Gutenberg, make sure its installed & activated to enjoy all its powers.

Adding keyboard navigation to a Carousel Slider in WordPress can be done easily with our Carousel Anything block, add the block on the page and after you’ve created your slides go to the Style tab, Center Mode > Keyboard Navigation and turn on the toggle. 

carousel anything keyboard nav

That’s it! Now your users can easily navigate your carousel with their keyboards.

With our Carousel Anything block you can allow users to control the carousel on mousewheel too. Check the process.