Featured Content allows you to spotlight your posts and have them displayed as a Slider on top of your Front Page.
Required plugin: Jetpack by WordPress.com
- Navigate to Appearance → Customize → Featured Content.
- Enter the name of a tag into the Tag name field. Once this value has been set, published posts tagged with this value will be included in the Featured Content Area.
- The maximum number of posts that can be displayed is 5.
- Posts that do not have Featured Image will not be displayed but still counted.
- The Featured Images should be at least 761x428px.
For more information, please visit Jetpack Featured Content.