COMPANY_PRODUCTS

Render product types and products for company. %COMPANY_PRODUCTS:MODE|COUNT.ORDER.TEMPLATE% Mode This parameter can take one of the following values: PRODUCTS – show list of products for each type TYPES – show only list of product types Settings 1st – number of products to show. default is 10. 2nd – sorting order for products: post_date, post_title. 3rd […]

Internal Modules

Modules are optional features for the plugin, and they can be enabled or disabled from Modules panel. Each module can have extra configuration settings. Plugin has 3 internal modules, and all 3 have some extra settings.  

Cleanup And Indexing

Plugins Tools panel contains Maintenance tab that contains tools for cleanup and re-indexing of products data. To speedup operations, plugin caches many types of data. WordPress rewrite rules are also cached, and to rebuild these rules it has to be triggered. This can be done from Cleanup section too. Each tool has short tooltip explanation. […]

Terminology

Before setting up the plugin, there are many things plugin introduces that are important to understand before continuing. Theme Template – this is standard WordPress template file used by the theme, located in theme directory. Each theme uses one more template files. For this plugin you need number of templates for archives, single products/companies, comparison […]

Companies Rewrite Rules

There are 2 rewrite rules you need to set for each comapny type. Each rule has set of allowed tag elements, and for each rule you can use any static element (plain word that will be used as you enter it). Tag elements will be replaced with values during generation of rewrite rules. Advanced tab […]

Products Rewrite Rules

There are 3 rewrite rules you need to set for each product type. Each rule has set of allowed tag elements, and for each rule you can use any static element (plain word that will be used as you enter it). Tag elements will be replaced with values during generation of rewrite rules. Advanced tab […]

Rewrite Rules

WordPress rewrite engine has one very important limitation: each rule must be unique, or you can run into wrong request resolving. So, if you have rule set for ‘posts’, same rule can’t be used for any custom post type, or they will resolve wrong. Basic Information GD Products Center allows you to set custom rewrite […]

Database Schema

Plugin adds 4 extra tables into the database. This is automated process, but it is possible that installation of these tables can fail due to the database settings or other factors beyond plugin control. If that happens, here is the exact schema for the database tables, so you can create them yourself. Please notice that […]

SEO Controls for Titles

Due to the nature of the SEO and the ways to generate titles, plugin allows few different things to be done. Title depend on the ethod to generate them: default WordPress title function, third party SEO plugins, theme generating titles. Based on what you use, you can set GD Products Center to get proper titles. […]

WordPress

Basic WordPress Requirements WordPress: 3.3 or newer Theme Requirements Support for custom post types