Elementor Custom Skin

Description

This plugin adds new skin to Elementor Page Builder Posts and Posts Archive widget.

You can design a loop item just like a single template and it would be used as a skin.

For a quick tutorial see Frequently Asked Questions!

Please let me know if a video tutorial is necessary, or if you already made one let me know so I can link to it.

For more details and demo check our official site https://dudaster.com/

Note: This plugin is an addon of Elementor Page Builder (https://wordpress.org/plugins/elementor/) and will only work with Elementor Page Builder installed.

Also check Elementor Custom Skin Pro!

You can expand your freedom in more ways than you can imagine. Check it out at https://dudaster.com/ecs-pro/ !

Screenshots

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Installation

  1. Upload the plugin files to the /wp-content/plugins/plugin-name directory, or install the plugin through the WordPress plugins screen directly.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ screen in WordPress

FAQ

How can I make and use a custom skin?
  1. Create a new Elementor Template and select the Loop style;
  2. Drag dynamic widgets inside, like Post Title and Text field with dynamic content as Post Summary (wich comes with the module);
  3. Save the new Template;
  4. When you design a page or a Archive template in elementor use Posts Widget inside the page and from Skin (Classic/Cards) you’ll see a new sking named Custom, select that!
  5. Voila!
Where can i find the new Loop Type?

The Loop Type would appear in My Templates in Elementor as new type

How can I choose the new Custom Skin?

Add to your template a Post or Post Archive widget and from Skins select Custom Skin

Reviews

September 2, 2019
I love this plugin. It works just as advertised in the presentation video. This features should definitely be a part of the core elementor, but I'm glad I found this plugin. Thank you!!!
August 23, 2019
If there was 10 stars, I would definitely give you 10! No doubt this should be part of Elementor core... you had the genius idea and skills to pull off what everyone needs out of Elementor, especially when dealing with custom post types that have ACF fields. Hat goes off to you! Keep up the amazing work!
August 21, 2019
Everyone who works with posts grids needs this. I'm so glad to be finally giving up almost all of my RYO posts templates. This plugin works, has no extra fat, hits the bullseye. It fills such a critical gap - thank you! I was so impressed with the quality and focus of the plugin I quickly purchased the Pro version. This will be part of our core plugins from now on.
August 14, 2019
Just bought pro and I'm excited for the future of Elementor Custom Skin, just want to say thanks and can't wait to see what you've got planned from here.
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Contributors & Developers

“Elementor Custom Skin” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

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Changelog

1.2.5

  • Fixing Elementor dependencies for multisite mode.

1.2.4

  • Showing deleted templates in the Custom Skin field fixed.
  • Fixed Overflow issue. Now you can add shadows and other objects that can go outside the loop item.
  • Removed Post Per Page in Archive Posts Widget because it’s a global query and does nothing. Posts Per Page globaly can be changed from Settings > Reading in WordPress Dashboard

1.2.3

  • Fixed missing posts per page

1.2.2

  • Fixed issue with missing Elementor
  • Missing Layout style in Archive Posts Widget

1.2.1

  • Fixed summary length in case of a long excerpt

1.2.0

  • Now works with WPML

1.1.5

  • Fixed bugs

1.1.4

  • Fixed issue with ACF fields for Elementor PRO 2.6.X

1.1.3

  • Fixed issue with Archive dynamic background
  • Fixed issue with Post Custom Skin dynamic background in editor mode

1.1.2

  • Fixed bugs

1.1.1

  • Added support for dynamic background for overlay and motion effects in sections and columns.
  • Fixed bugs

1.1.0

  • Added support for dynamic background for sections and columns. Background motions effects not yet supported.
  • Fixed multi language support

1.0.9

  • Fixed issue with preview template in editor mode

1.0.8

  • Prevent unnecessary loop template loading (Edit with Elementor would look cleaner now)

1.0.7

  • Fixed issue with 100% width

1.0.6

  • Fixed notices issue in WordPress debug mode
  • Removed some unused skin controls from elementor editor

1.0.5

  • Fixed issue with Elementor Pro 2.1.

1.0.4

  • Added Eletheme support. Now you can use {{vars}}.

1.0.3

  • Fixed skin templates query.

1.0.2

  • Fixed some BUGS.

1.0.1

  • Fixed issue with Archive Posts

1.0.0

  • Initial Launch with Loop Elementor My Templates Type