Advanced WordPress Backgrounds

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AWB let you to use parallax backgrounds with images, videos, youtube and vimeo.

Author:Advanced WordPress Backgrounds Team (profile at
WordPress version required:5.8
WordPress version tested:5.9.3
Plugin version:1.9.4
Added to WordPress repository:24-07-2017
Last updated:29-08-2022
Rating, %:94
Rated by:31
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Total downloads:476 325
Active installs:30 000+
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Parallax, Image and Video Backgrounds Plugin For WordPress

Create any type of backgrounds using advanced block settings. We created Advanced WordPress Backgrounds plugin to insert the Youtube and Image Parallax backgrounds with a few clicks on block sites of our clients.

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  • Background Types:
    • Color
    • Image
    • Post Featured Image
    • Pattern images
    • Self Hosted Video
    • Youtube / Vimeo Video
  • Parallax options powered by high performance JavaScript plugin Jarallax
    • Custom speed option
    • Enable / Disable for mobile devices option
    • Scroll effect
    • Opacity effect
    • Scale effect
    • Scroll + Opacity effect
    • Scroll + Scale effect
  • Mouse Parallax
  • Custom video start & end time
  • srcset supported (i.e. Google love it)
  • Overlay color with transparency options
  • Gutenberg block supported
  • WPBakery Page Builder supported (extended row and col options + separate shortcode)
  • Custom CSS offsets (paddings + margins)