Website 101

Uploading files other than JPEG:

There’s a Widget Icon on the tool bar in your page editor.

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You can drag and drop your file or manually select. Scroll down and select “Add File”.

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Once you’ve added your file, select the next tab over “Single File”. Scroll down and you will see a thumbnail and link to your newly uploaded file.

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Once clicked it converts and pastes file onto page editor as a shortcode. screen-shot-2016-09-26-at-5-17-43-pm

This links to the how to website..with lots of text.

 

Adding Files

Making Page Layout Full Width:

Go to “page attributes” on right sidebar and look through “Template” dropdown menu.

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Using Meta Slider for Photos:

Click “Meta Slider” on the bottom of the dashboard.

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Click “Add Slide” and select uploaded images or drag and drop. You can change slider name by clicking on the “New Slider” tab.

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Your Images will appear like so. You may make them linkable. The right sidebar controls size of overall slider

  • If you change Width/height that WILL CROP ALL IMAGES
  • Captions will appear as a bar over lower portion of each captioned image.

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Click “Save” in right sidebar.

Scroll down and copy “Shortcode” and paste into your page editor.

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Uploading Video’s:

Go to “Add Media” at the top of your page editor. Select “Crete Video Playlist” on the left side bar.

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The select Upload files. Do 1 video at a time!

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In addition to add videos, they must be in “.MOV” format. Below is a bulk converter for movie files.

“.MOV” Converter:

For a great video converter to “.mov” you should download MPEG. It’s freeware and available for both MAC and PC. You will need quick-time for “.mov” codecs.

Link: Here

Apple Quicktime: Here

Below is a step by step for what codec you should use. NOTE: Not all apple video codecs function with WordPress “H.264” is best

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