Featured Slider – add a slide
Go to Admin > Posts. Create a new post.
Use the “Set Featured Image”
Check checkbox at top right for “Featured” Category
Go to Admin > Posts.
Choose the Post
Add the tag “featureditem” over on the right sidebar
These are ordered by the date & time
Go to Admin > Posts
Look for “Published on:” at top right
Change date of the post to time right now
To add an image to a Recent Post, just use the “Set Featured Image” section at the bottom right of the Edit Post screen.
Admin > Posts > Choose Posts (click to get to Edit Post screen)