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Sherk Skills Landing Pages Plugin

Description

Landing pages for your skills with videos and websites references of your trainings.Widgets and shortcodes are implemented for displays.

It is now easy to present our set of skills to be added to our Personal WordPress Websites. The plugin creates post type for skills having featured image into it.

The best thing about the plugin is that you are able to replace all the skills tag that found at the content sitewide with the link to your skills landing page.

You can also add your skills to your widgets area through widget functionality. A carousel of featured images from your skills are added to your widget contents.

Added shortcode functionality to display a carousel of skills [sherkskills title=”These are my Skills”] .

Create landing pages for your skills with description, trainings, related videos and related links. Search the contents of the website with your skills tags and replaced links to your skills landing page. Widgets with beautiful carousel using featured images set to your landing pages.

You can email me directly for any plugin request or personal modification such as styles and templates at contact@sherkspear.com or contact me at http://sherkspear.com/contact

Plugin URI: http://www.sherkspear.com/portfolio-item/sherk-skills-wordpress-plugin/
Demo Page: http://www.sherkspear.com/sherk_skills/html/

Detailed Instruction

After installing the plugin you will find
Detailed instruction at
Dashboard-> SherkSkills->How To Use
/wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=sherk_skills&page=sherkskills_info

Screenshots

  • Sherk Skills Post type at Dashboard
  • Skills tag which search the contents of the website with this tag and add a link to the skill landing pages.
  • Website Skill Resources is added together with the Featured Image.
  • Video Skill Resources is added from the edit form.
  • The Sherk Skill post type frontend
  • SherkSkill Widget is also available to be added.
  • Widget content at the sidebar using carousel effect.

Installation

This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

  1. BACKUP everything before you install the plugin.
  2. Upload sherk-skills directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  4. Update the Permalinks on settings.
  5. SherkSkills post type should now available at dashboard and start creating sherkskills post type.

Basic Instruction on Creating a SherkSkill Post types

  1. Create Sherk Skill Post Type
  2. Add Sherk Skill tag at the upper right on the edit Sherk Skill view.
  3. Add Sherk Skill category.
  4. Add Featured Image for the Sherk Skill which is to be shown at the frontend and Widgets.
  5. Add Website References for your Skills.
  6. Add Video References for your Skills.
  7. Add the Sherk Skill widgets to your widget area.
  8. Added shortcode functionality to display a carousel of skills. ex. [sherkskills title=”These are my Skills”]

Display Slideshow using Dashboard Widget

  1. Go to Dashboard-> Appearance -> Widgets (/wp-admin/widgets.php)
  2. Look for Sherk Skills Slider Widget and drag it to the widget region you would like it to be shown.
  3. Configure your Sherk Skills Slider Widget, add title and save.

Display Slideshow using Shortcode

  1. Shortcode template is shown at the edit/add SherkSkills post type which looks like this:
    [sherkskills title=”These are my Skills”]
  2. Copy the shortcode, paste it to the content text editor and update the title of your shortcode.

Parameters Available

title
Title of your Skills Slider
default:
options: string

Detailed instruction at Dashboard-> SherkSkills->How To Use /wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=sherk_skills&page=sherkskills_info

FAQ

Is it possible to update the styles to match my present theme?

Yes and you can contact me at contact@sherkspear.com for custom updates on theme.

Contributors & Developers

“Sherk Skills Landing Pages Plugin” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.3

  • Fix bug issue for skills tag used in shortcode

1.2.3

  • Updated the How To Use dashboard.

1.2.2

  • Add how to use submenu.

1.2.1

  • Fixed the bugs on the regular expression for contents.

1.2

  • Shortcode for sherkskills carousel ex. [sherkskills title=”This are my Skills”] .

1.1

  • Added skills tag on replacing with link to skills landing page.

1.0

  • An initial update with the features added.