Frontier Query

Description

Frontier Query enables you to query your WordPress site from search form, widget and shortcodes.

Build shortcodes using the Frontier Query Shortcode builder – It has never been easier to construct a shortcode, and you can see the result while trying diffrent options.

Documentation

Main Features

  • Search posts
  • Frontier Query Widget
  • Frontier Search Widget
  • Info box to be used in post and pages with shortcode (see screenshots)
  • Display, Filter and Group results (Widget, Shortcode & Search) by:
    • Category
    • Tag
    • Taxonomy
    • Post Type
    • Publish date (Year, Month or Day)
    • Author
  • Customize the Infobox with several different layouts.
  • Results are cached for performance
  • Infobox and Widgets are context aware – Get filter values from archive pages or posts:
    • Author
    • Category
    • Tag
    • Taxonomies

Usage

  • [fq-search] Short-code for advanced search
  • [fq-infobox] Shortcode to place in post and pages to display post break down
  • [fq-shortcode-builder] a WYSIWYG wizard where you can build and view your shortcode output
  • [frontier-query] this will display the results from shortcodes and widgets.

Shortcode Documentation

Translations

  • Danish

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Frontier plugins

Screenshots

  • Search widget
  • Widget group by Category
  • Widget grouped by Post Title with featured image
  • Shortcode builder
  • Shortcode builder results
  • Settings
  • Widget configuration
  • Results page

Installation

  1. Install Frontier Query ( instruction )
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
    3: Review and update Frontier Query settings (settings menu)
  3. Start adding Frontier Search and Frontier Query to your site.
  4. Check the documentation

FAQ

Known Issues and limitations
  • No Custom Fields

Contributors & Developers

“Frontier Query” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.2.0

  • Tested with WordPress version 4.7.0
  • added new CSS tags to enable layout changes of results: .frontier-query-results-actions & .frontier-query-results-fields

1.1.0

  • Tested with WordPress version 4.5.0
  • CSS changes for search widget

1.0.8

  • Added date archives to infobox and widget shortcode
    • Date archvices: Year, Month & Day
    • Format month and dates in widget and shortcode builder

1.0.5

  • CSS class changes for infobox, to allow custom expansion of styles.
  • Added Date format setting for lists

1.0.0

  • Initial version