Download

To download the LSX Projects Extension, follow the steps below:

You can also download and install the Projects extension directly from the backend of your website.

  • Login to the backend of your website.
  • Navigate to the “Plugins” dashboard item.
  • Select “Add New” when on the plugins page.
  • Search for “LSX Projects” in the plugin search bar.
  • Download and activate the plugin.

Display Settings

To configure the display settings, go to Appearance > Theme Options > Display > Projects:

  • Display Single Posts – Check this option if you only want an archive Projects page.
  • Placeholder – This sets a placeholder featured image for all of your projects. The placeholder will be overridden if an image is added to a single project.
  • Contact Modal – On a single project page there is a button option for the user to contact you as the site owner. This opens in a modal when the user clicks the button. Enable the contact Modal and setup with your Caldera Forms ID and the label for the button.

Adding a New Project

To add a new project, go to Projects > Add New:

  • You will land on a new block editor or classic editor page (depending on if you have upgraded to WordPress 5.0).
  • Enter the title and body content for your project.
  • In the right sidebar, add a featured image for your project.

Below are custom project details that personalise your project:

Featured – This makes this one of your featured projects, which means it gets priority display in archives and widgets.

Client – The name of the client you did the project for.

Client logo – The clients logo.

URL for the finished project – If there is a website link, or if the project was online then link to it here.

The next fields are only available if you have the related extensions/plugins active:

Testimonials related to this project – Shows related testimonials on the project (requires LSX testimonials)

Team members involved with this project – Shows related team members on the project (requires LSX Team)

Products used for this project – Shows products used for this project (requires Woocommerce plugin)