How To Generate Custom Post Types for Your WordPress Website
Most useful features of WordPress. Particularly important when you love your blogging career so much. Great provide way to expand your preferred blogging platform a complete content management system.
Here’s what I originally mean.
In general, WordPress always provides you with many built-in features for free. This is where you can see the most popular posts and pages. Under the post or under the hood, they give you a more reader-friendly way to tailor the entire content of your site.
I will now share with you two of the most classic examples.
- You can always display content and use pages that change very rarely and always remains forever.
- Use posts to publish entries in a piece of company news or blog post that may have expiration dates.
Need more, want to publish content on page or post.
This is a very useful medium that I will explain in this tutorial for you to share.
- What are the types of custom posts.
- How and when to use them.
- Set up manual WordPress custom post type.
There are the post attachment page and the navigation menu. Correction modification and navigation menus are not something that we need to discuss right now. That means we don’t need to discuss these three issues right now. Make serve their purpose quietly with three things. Ordinary in WordPress background, and not require too much tendance.
You can see posts and pages partying together in the WordPress dashboard.
View of technical point, again same thing. And typically main difference between custom posts are accessed from your WordPress admin bar. Only see post from only page dashboard.
In previous versions of WordPress, its settings options were a bit different but (since I am posting) WordPress has improved since this time. Can assume that classic content type available in WordPress for until new version essentially came out.
It is now fully possible that menus will appear just below the posts and pages in the wp-admin sidebar, depending on the new content type. Importantly, work with new aggregate improved type, like new posts and pages.
Custom post types when use?
Of course, custom post types can help with many various situations. And discovered overall types of content that you publish. Most common good idea new custom post type. Because you just want to start publishing something that needs to be avoided in posts and pages. Want to bring something your pages, not post.
Let’s enjoy quick example.
For example, if you have ever run a book management website, you can probably use a custom post type called a book.
Here is a video for your convenience. The video actually shows this custom post type another plugin. Although the teaching method and the tutorial are the same.
In addition, it will enable you to sort and review specific criteria for each book, such as the author or publisher.
Using WordPress Create custom post type.
- Manual method and
- Simplified method
The second one to go through in this entire tutorial. A simplified method. The same results give you as manual method and don’t worry to need any coding skills.
As I said before, you don’t need any coding skills to do this, so we’re going to use a specific WordPress custom post type plugin for it. Community commonly called Easy Content Types.
Download Custom Post Type – Click On
To run it like most valuable WordPress plugins, all you have to do is download the plugin from this page and then install it your Wp-Plugins.
After installing, activate the plugin. Then you are ready to use the question type directly.
Original dashboard and configuration page for your new generate custom post type. Just want to create.
WordPress is described very well in each of its cases. So I don’t think there should be any problem setting up your stuff.
Few more some examples
- Post Type Name: Apple Book.
- Singular Label: Apple Book.
- Plural Label: Apple Books.
You will see your custom post type option as soon as you click on the post type below. By clicking on it you choose an option or name and then click on Add Bottom and you’re done.
You can see it on the menu at the bottom left of the post.
At this point, you can go to the custom post type that you created. And create a new post just as you creating any new post.
Now you add an example using your post type and see how it works.
I didn’t do much here. All I did was add a description of the primary book, such as the title, some quick descriptions, add a featured image and click on the Publish button.
I can now see all the glorious thoughts of this post by clicking on the link created by my book section.
I used a great featured theme on my site for what it looks like. Use your own theme that you like.
Specifically, if you talk about this plugin, it doesn’t make you worry about any coding knowledge.
WordPress Taxonomy (Setting Taxonomies)
Standard categories and tags in WordPress are completely related to post and not necessarily to your new custom post type. Creating a new idea is just for those custom overall types. This is a good time to create a new WordPress taxonomy.
This allows you to categorize your books in terms of potential use. You can put some of your books in different categories such as some books in fiction and others in different fiction categories.
Finally, you’ve seen a great way to add custom post types to your WordPress site. Content types whenever you find yourself in a situation to create yourself more posts and pages.
You can start publishing existing blog own review product, info, movie rating or anything else. This certainly fits your personal needs.
Keeping all these contents in mind, the simplest content types make it easy for custom posts to be available to everyone. If you can do custom posts correctly, you need to share this.