To date the jquery cycle has been the most useful slideshow I’ve ever used. It’s highly customizable and I’ve customized it for projects like Monkey Bar Storage and GKS Windows and Doors. I was excited to start using the WordPress plugin version WP-Cycle. Unfortunately the plugin was missing an essential element of SEO: alt and title tags.
Matt Jensen has modified the plugin to add a field in the backend where you can add the alt text to each image. I modified the plugin a little more so that the same alt tag will also print as the title. So here’s they “Yummy SEO” WP-Cycle Plugin:
It won’t allow me make custom menus or use rollovers, but it’s a very nice and quick way to implement a sideshow onto a website that’s highly editable by the site owner. Plus the search engines will eat it up.