• WordPress 4.0+
  • Elementor Page Builder 1.5+

Elementor Pro is also required if you want to use dynamic features like ACF, Toolset or Pods custom fields, WooCommerce product images, etc

Before You Begin

Install Elementor

Follow these steps to install Elementor Page Builder:

  1. In the WordPress dashboard, click Plugins > Add New.
  2. In the Search field, enter elementor and choose Elementor to install.
  3. After installation, click Activate.
Remove Free Version

Free and pro versions are different plugins named Image Hover Effects for Elementor and Emage Hover Effects for Elementor respectively. Though not required, it is recommended to deactivate and delete free version as it can create conflict with pro version in some sites.

Follow these steps to do so:

  1. In the WordPress dashboard, go to Plugins
  2. Click Deactivate link below Image Hover Effects for Elementor
  3. Now click Delete link when the page reloads.

You can also check the below video, for Installation and Activation 

Download Plugin

1. Go to

2. Click on Downloads > Installable WordPress file only next to Emage - Image Hover Effects for Elementor to download the main packages

Installation through Wordpress

Follow theses steps to install Emage Hover Effects:

  • In the WordPress dashboard, click Plugins > Add New
  • Click Upload Plugin button at the top
  • Click on Choose File button to open file selection box
  • Select package
  • Click Install Now and then activate the plugin

Installation through file manager

Alternatively, if you wish to install though FTP file manager, follow these steps:

  • Use your FTP software to browse to wordpress/wp-content/plugins folder to install the plugin
  • Extract the main plugin zip file to the server
  • Once it’s uploaded, go to your WordPress Admin, browse to Plugins > Installed Plugins
  • Click the Activate link below the plugin’s name