PlixPress Installation Guide


PlixPress.com

Created: 24-Oct-2014
By: Audrey Rutherford
Email: support@plixpress.com
Website: PlixPress.com

Thank you for purchasing our theme. If you have any questions that are beyond the scope of this help file, please feel free to contact us.


Table of Contents

  1. Plugin Installation
  2. Plugin Settings
  3. How To Upload Wallpapers
  4. Theme Installation

A) Plugin Installation - top

To install the plugin, first unzip the plugin package you have downloaded from the members area. Now login to WordPress admin and go to WordPress Dashboard --> Plugins and click the "Add New" button located on the top.

Plugin Installation

Next click the "Upload Plugin" on the next screen and then click "Browse" to locate your plugin package folder you have just unzipped. Go to the "Plugin" folder and select "plixpress.zip", click "Install Now" to start the plugin upload.

Plugin Installation

Plugin Installation

The plugin will be uploaded in a while, then click the "Activate Plugin" link to activate the plugin.

Plugin Installation

B) Plugin Settings - top

After successful plugin installation, go to WordPress Dashboard --> PlixPress --> Settings

Plugin Settings

The settings section is very much self explaining and on the top part, you can set default content (Spintax), number of tags to be added per wallpaper post and default tag modifiers.

Plugin Settings

Note 1: While uploading a wallpaper manually, the image title is uses as the post title.

Note 2: While adding wallpapers automatically, tag modifiers are added to the image title to create tags for the post.

Scroll down and you will find the automated wallpaper post settings section. If you want to add wallpapers automatically, check "Enable Schedule Post", select post interval, number of wallpapers to be added on per schedule run and your desired categories for wallpapers to be added. Click "Update Settings" to save your settings.

Plugin Settings

C) How To Upload Wallpapers - top

To upload wallpapers manually, go to WordPress Dashboard --> PlixPress and click on the "Click To Upload" button.

Upload Wallpapers

This will bring up the WordPress media upload popup. Just drag and drop your wallpapers on the media upload window.

Upload Wallpapers

After the wallpapers are uploaded successfully, click on the "Add" button.

Upload Wallpapers

You will notice the number of wallpapers uploaded are showing now.

Upload Wallpapers

Next select the category you want to post the wallpapers. The post content will be automatically shown from default settings and you can modify it here if you want. You can enter one or more keywords (comma separated) that will be added to tag modifiers to form the post tags and you can also select number of tags to be added per wallpaper post. Finally you can set the post dates as you like. You can set a time frame and the wallpapers will be posted randomly between the start and end dates.

Upload Wallpapers


D) Theme Installation - top

To install the theme you need WordPress 3.4 or later.

IMPORTANT: Make sure you unzip the downloaded plugin package first. To install the theme follow one of the following two methods:

  1. Method 1: Upload the theme zip file through the WordPress admin backend (This will ONLY work if the server that hosts your website allows upload limits greater than 2 MB. Note, most hosting providers have only up to 2MB file upload limit):

    Go to WordPress Dashboard --> Appearance --> Themes and click "Add New" button.

    Theme Upload Method 1

    Click the "Upload Theme" button and then click "Browse" to locate the theme zip in your computer.

    Theme Upload Method 1


    Theme Upload Method 1


    Theme Upload Method 1


    Select the "PlixPro.zip" and click "Open".


    Theme Upload Method 1


    Click on "Install Now" button to start uploading the theme.


    Theme Upload Method 1


    After the upload is completed, click the "Activate" link to complete theme installation.


  2. Method 2: You can alternatively upload the unzipped theme folder using your favorite FTP client to <wordpress install directory>/wp-content/themes/.

Once the upload is complete go to the WordPress administrator backend and activate the theme (the theme should appear now under WordPress Dashboard --> Appearance --> Themes)

Activate Theme


Thank you for purchasing our theme and feel free to contact us for any problem or questions you have regareding the theme.

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