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G5 Service - plugin add functionality in your Service

G5 Service is included in the theme so this is a required plugin, you need to install/active this plugin if you want to have Service features.

With G5 Service, your vision of a powerful and beautiful service with minimal time and effort is finally coming to life with G5 Service plugin. Design your website with your own hands, with ease, using this plugin.

G5 Service contains features completely different service types, service layouts and service single. From admin panel, you can easily add your service items. Display Services item by using our shortcode/widget

In this documentation, you will find information about installing the plugin, the features of the plugin includes and how to use Service easily.

G5 Service PLUGIN

NOTE: In this documentation, we have used our theme that developed by our technicals so in some examples below you could see exclusive designs with logo and images of our theme.

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INSTALL & ACTIVE PLUGINS

Begin installing plugins


You should be navigated to the Install Required Plugin page, which shows reqquired plugins list, all you need is clicking on the checkbox beside "Plugin" label to select G5 Core, G5 Service in the list, then choose "Install" from the drop-down list at the top and then click "Apply".

You can do the same as installing, After you install successfully,you select that two plugins to active .

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Install & active plugins

After you install & active G5 Service plugin, G5 Core plugin successfully, the Service settings start to display

The Service items are included Service post type, Service settings, Overwrite Theme options for Service

1- Service post type are options register a custom post type for Service items. It also registers separate Service taxonomies for tags and categories

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Service post type

2- Service settings are settings for layouts, gallery etc in Archive Listing and Single Service

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Service settings

3- Overwrite Theme options for Service are settings for layout, page title, header, footer, color and typography in Archive Listing and Single Service. This settings overwrite the same setting in Theme option

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Overwrite Theme options for Service

Setup Instructions

Create a Post

After you install and active Service,through the admin panel

Service custom post type is ready

1. Create a category
Navigate to the ‘Service Category’ in the “Services” to add new category. Enter the name and description to add the category.

Create a category

You can view the process (1) ==> (2) ==>(3)

2. Add New Service
Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the Post to add new Post. Enter the title and project description.

Your Service is gorgeous if you add from Post extra field in Post setting

Then, you select category, set featured image. This featured image will be visible everywhere for this specific Post. Click “Publish” to add the new Post.

You can view and match the number for each element

Custom settings

You can change the options such as: layouts, image size, social icons etc seperately for Post and Service which you have known in 3.HOW TO USE tab of this document

You can customize in Theme option and Service settings

Theme option includes all global options that affect your entire website. These options can be overwritten by setting options in Service Settings with any page custom Service Settings. The different of this two options is priority. The priority of Service settings is higher than Theme options

By clicking on the Theme Options menu, you'll be able to change all settings that affect to entire your website


This is options in Theme option

This is options in Page setting

Beside, after you install/active G5 Service plugin, there is Service tab will display in the bottom of Theme option

Archive listing

Archive listing is page has something you want to focus on when it comes to showcasing your projects. This part of the website helps you gorgeously display the projects you’ve worked on, rendered in a grid or slide based layout

This is options in Archive Listing

Archive Listing Settings Description
1. Category Filter Enable Two options: on,off for category filter.
2. Service Layout You have 7 layouts for the Archive listing page
3. Item Skin You can enter the length and width for image
4. Item Css Classes You can enter the CSS classes to customize
5. Columns Gutter You can select the guitter between the collumns of service
6. Columns You can set service amount for each screen
7.Image size You can set image size by pixels or defined size as full, thumnail etc
8. Sorting You can sort retrieved services or Order
9. Posts Per Page You can set number of posts per page
10. Posts Panging You can select panging mode as: pagination, ajax-pagination, ajax - load more etc
11. Animation You can set amination when service start to display
12. Show Category You can set to show category or not
13. Show Excerpt You can set to show service excerpt.


You can view the options which are listes in a table similar with the number from (1) to (6) in the bellow image

This is options in Archive Listing

Single Service

Single Service supports to showcase your posts with big featured images on single page

This is options in Single Service

Single Service settings Description
1. Show Title You have 7 layouts to select for your Single Service pages
2. Navigation Beside, you can turn on or off in single Service pages
3. Comment you can add social share link to display in single Service pages
4. Share you can turn on or off social share
5. Related Services you can turn on or hide Related Service


You can view the bellow image to match with the above options of Single Service


This is options in Single Service

Service shortcode settings

How to display Service on the page

After you install/active Service shortcode, you can add Service shortcode in the page

First, you can add the shortcode in a page you want or you can add a new page

Add a new page nomally

There are four Service shortcodes

Example about the Service shortcode in page


Service shortcode is added in page

After you add the service shortcode in a page, You can view it in frontend


Service shortcode in frontend

Service widget Settings

Create A Service Widget

Navigate “Widgets” under the Appearance. There are two Post widgets called “G5Plus: Service Categories”” and “G5Plus: Service Search”” Simply add this widget where you want to show this widget.

there are two Service widgets

In “G5Plus Service: Categories”, you can add title, source, number of Post to show, layout Service and the image size of Service images. You can set your prefered categories or all to show. Also you can set the number of Service you want to show. Click “Save” to save.



You can view the “G5Plus: Service Categories”” and “G5Plus: Service Search””widget in frontend, you can use it for sidebars in Service page, Single post page etc

this are G5Plus: Service Categories and G5Plus: Service Search

Overwrite Theme options for Post/Service

There are two areas to custom options for Service page and Single post page are Theme option and Custom setting for Service which located in Theme option ==> Child Options such as Header, Footer, Layout, Page Title, Color, Typography

Any option is set to Default which is the current style of your Theme Option. So, if you want same settings on all pages, then you don't need to select anything. If you want a different option for Single post page or Service page, then you can choose any other option here as your wish.

You can view the area (1) in bellow image:


If you want a different settings for a page, then you can setup options in Custom setting for Service and apply it to that specific pages: Single Product and Shop

This is options in Page setting

Update plugins to latest version

Update G5 Service plugins to latest version

To update G5 Service plugins to latest version:

Please consult and follow the step-by-step guide here to update G5 Service plugins plugins to latest version: http://support.g5plus.net/knowledge-base/how-to-update-shortcodeframework-plugins-to-latest-version/.

When update theme to version higher, you need to update this plugin to ensure that you don’t run into any compatibility issues with latest version of G5Theme.

Or you update the latest theme, you get the latest G5 Service plugin because this plugin is inclued in the theme

After you are done updating your theme and plugin please also perform the following steps:

  • Clear your Site & Browser Cache: Whenever you update ANY plugin, theme or WordPress you must clear your browser and site cache to help avoid any potential cache related bugs.
  • Updating G5 Core plugin: AFTER you update your theme please make sure to update your G5 Core plugin as well following the guide for updating the theme’s recommended plugins.

Thank you for following this document

We have prepared detailed user manual in order to ensure smooth and easy work with our theme. However, If you have any questions that are beyond the scope of this documentation or have any troubles configuring your website applications with the above settings you can contact the G5Theme Support Team by signing up and submit a new topic. G5Them Support Team will be glad to assist you.

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