Do you personal a WordPress weblog, journal or any web site? Then say goodbye to the great, good, old-school sliders. They served us nicely, but it surely’s time for one thing new and extra highly effective… and cooler than a slider.
Dynamic Grid: Posts Feed is a subsequent technology slider in your homepage, sidebar, footer, you title it. It takes posts out of your WordPress database and arranges them in a pleasant wanting, completely customizable and animated grid.
This plugin makes use of the “Dynamic Grid” engine. Because of that, you could have the ability to create precisely the structure you want. And for those who don’t know what you want, the plugin comes with rock-solid default settings that create a good looking and random structure on each web page load!
If you wish to sort out the settings a bit you possibly can create something – horizontal 1-row scroller, vertical 1-column scroller, grid with sq. cells, grid with random variety of cells, and even – a grid with random variety of cells and each cell with a random peak! You get the concept…
The perfect factor is, that it may be random on each web page load, which implies a singular expertise for the person on each go to.
Maintaining with the recent stuff on the web, after all that Dynamic Grid: Posts Feed is responsive. Simply test the “Auto” checkbox subsequent to the “Width” setting and it’ll simply fill it’s father or mother aspect. Candy!
One of many cool options of this plugin is that it takes the featured picture (or the primary picture in your put up) and fills the cells with it, bringing much more life and shade to the grid.
However what occurs when you could have a picture that’s for instance thrice greater than it’s father or mother cell. It can get lower off and solely a nook can be seen, proper? Properly, no. Doesn’t matter in case your picture is bigger, smaller, taller, thinner or no matter – it is not going to break the structure. Much more – it can get scaled and centered correctly, so all of it appears good and clear. Try the demos as soon as once more – the photographs there are going into cells of all types of sizes and proportions and nothing appears unhealthy nor damaged.
It simply appears prefer it ought to.
I can say with nice confidence that that is the best plugin I’ve made to date. Really I’ve spent more often than not on the backend UI, than within the precise factor that the customer will see. It appears nice, it’s extremely intuitive to make use of, it has useful suggestions throughout it and it simply works nice. With out sacrificing management.
When first activating the plugin you may be guided by a brief sequence of useful recommendations on the way to get began, what you might want to do to setup the plugin and extra. Imagine it or not – the plugin doesn’t include a separate documentation file. It’s all built-in within the UI. Subsequent to each setting you will note an in depth rationalization what that setting is and what it does. It’s all proper there, with out bouncing between the documentation file and the positioning time and again for every factor that you just don’t perceive. It’s actually superb.
One other good characteristic – each time you attempt to save the modifications, the shape validates and it reveals you useful suggestions if in case you have completed one thing improper.
And final, however not least, you could have a preview tab to instantly try the modifications that you just’ve made – proper there, with out including the factor to a check web page and bouncing again and ahead, refreshing, and so on. It’s very easy and quick to customise, and also you get speedy suggestions.
Regardless of the robust love that I generally give to my prospects, I’m very grateful for making my job attainable. That’s why I’ve arrange a devoted assist discussion board for my merchandise. For those who need assistance, just be sure you are utilizing the discussion board, not the feedback – it’s sooner, your query gained’t be misplaced in my mailbox and you’ll assist others with comparable downside.
The hyperlink is within the prime of the outline and within the footer of the plugin’s backend UI
Extra Dynamic Grid Merchandise
- Mounted a difficulty the place the featured photographs weren’t being fetched from the posts.
- Mounted a bug inflicting some warnings to seem on the admin web page.
- Mounted a difficulty inflicting the grid to vanish after saving a web page.
- fastened a difficulty the place unstyled content material appeared on web page load
- fastened a mistake within the css, limiting the width of the feed to 600px
- added assist for a number of sliders on the identical web page
- fastened a compatibility concern with the “picture gallery” plugin.
- Mounted a difficulty with the shortcode inflicting the grid to at all times seem on the highest of the web page, no matter the place the shortcode is positioned
- Mounted a difficulty the place unstyled content material was displaying throughout web page load.
- Mounted concern inflicting the theme to crash due to undefined has_post_thumbnail() perform.