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G5 Staff - plugin add functionality in your Staff

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

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

G5 Staff contains features completely different Staff types, Staff layouts and Staff single. From admin panel, you can easily add your Staff items. Display Staffs 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 Staff easily.


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.

We have prepared detailed user manual in order to ensure smooth and the plugin easy works with our theme. However, If you have any question that are beyond the scope of this documentation or difficulties with our theme – we will be there for you! Please feel free to contact us via our helpdesk or email and we will get back to you as soon as possible!

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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 Staff 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 Staff plugin, G5 Core plugin successfully, the Staff settings start to display

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

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

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Staff post type

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

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Staff settings

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

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Overwrite Theme options for Staff

Setup Instructions

Create a Post

After you install and active Staff,through the admin panel

Staff custom post type is ready

1. Create a category
Navigate to the ‘Staff Category’ in the “Staffs” 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 Staff
Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the Post to add new Post. Enter the title and project description.

Your Staff 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 Staff which you have known in 3.HOW TO USE tab of this document

You can customize in Theme option and Staff settings

You can view this video to take a general look about Staff

How to install and manage your Staff

Theme option includes all global options that affect your entire website. These options can be overwritten by setting options in Staff Settings with any page custom Staff Settings. The different of this two options is priority. The priority of Staff 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 Staff plugin, there is Staff 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. Staff 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 Staff
6. Columns You can set Staff 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 Staffs 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 Staff start to display
12. Hide Single Link You can set to hide link if you want to hide link to staff details
13. Show Social Profiles You can set to show Social Profiles or not
14. Show Excerpt You can set to show Staff 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 Staff

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

This is options in Single Staff

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

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

This is options in Single Staff

Staff shortcode settings

How to display Staff on the page

After you install/active Staff shortcode, you can add Staff 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 Staff shortcodes

Example about the Staff shortcode in page

Staff shortcode is added in page

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

Staff shortcode in frontend

Overwrite Theme options for Post/Staff

There are two areas to custom options for Staff page and Single post page are Theme option and Custom setting for Staff 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 Staff 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 Staff and apply it to that specific pages: Single Product and Shop

This is options in Page setting

Thank you for following this document

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