Flickity v1.1: lazyLoad and arrowShape
19 Jun 2015
Flickity get its first minor release with v1.1. Just in time for summer with Metafizzy's hottest requested feature.
lazyLoad works by loading images when a cell is selected.
<!-- set image's URL to load with data-flickity-lazyload --> <img data-flickity-lazyload="full.jpg" />
lazyLoad: true in the Flickity options.
lazyLoad to a number to load images in adjacent cells.
lazyLoad: 2 will load images in the selected cell, the next 2 cells and the previous 2 cells.
Flickity v1.1 brings the new
arrowShape allows you to set a custom shape for the arrow in the previous & next buttons. This is a neat little feature — it doesn't do much, but it's fun to play around with. I even created a WYSIWYG so you can drag around the shape points.
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Now is a great time to try Flickity. Get to it!