Creating a New Post

We can create posts with several post formats to get a specific experience.

Advanced Metaboxes

 

  1. Post Grid Item Dimension


     

    Specify dimension for this post to show as a grid item on grid blog template and standard home template. (See “Understand the Grid System ” topic)

     

  2. Cover Image


    * Cover image will be applicable only on grid blog template and standard home template to help you use image with specific size related to Post Grid Item Dimension option. If not set, featured image will be used.

     

  3. Background Images


     

    * Images will be used as background slideshow on single post page.

    ** This option will override “Background Images” option of the global theme option. (See “Theme Options” topic)

     

Standard Post Format

  1. Create a new post
  2. Select “Standard” post format


  3. No extra metaboxes

 

Gallery Post Format

  1. Create a new post
  2. Select “Gallery” post format


  3. Metaboxes


     

    There are two types: 1 slide per screen and 3 slides per screen

 

Video Post

  1. Create a new post
  2. Select “Video” post format


  3. Metaboxes

    It supports 3 video types: Self-hosted, Vimeo, and Youtube


Youtube embed code


Vimeo embed code


IMPORTANT! Vimeo and Youtube embed code must be modified to have width=”100%” and height=”100%”

 

Audio Post

  1. Create a new post
  2. Select “Audio” post format


  3. Metaboxes

    Upload audio file.

    Only self-hosted audio is supported.


 

Quote Post

  1. Create a new post
  2. Select “Audio” post format

  3. Enter quoter’s name on post title and enter quote text on post content


Post Excerpt

Post excerpt is used as a short description of the post. (It’s used by several blog templates)