Adding the Grimock Posts Section Widget

Posts section widgets are provided by our homebrewed Grimlock plugin and integrate themselves seamlessly in your theme. They allow you to create your homepage or to further showcase a collection of posts on all your pages using the Before/After Content widget areas of your theme. Numerous content and design options are provided in this kind of widget and the number of widget in one area is not limited.

General Settings

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  • Title – The widget title
  • Subtitle – The widget subtitle
  • Button Text – The action button text for the widget
  • Button Link – The link for the action button of the widget
  • Open link in a new page – Opens the button link in a new page or tab if enabled
  • Display button – Displays the action button for the widget if enabled

Query settings

  • Taxonomies – The categories and/or post tags to select in order to filter the posts displayed in the widget
  • Format – The post format to select in order to filter the posts displayed in the widget
  • Number of posts to display – The number of posts to display in the widget
  • Ignore sticky posts – Ignores the “Stick this post to the front page” setting for posts and moves them in to their expected place in the list of posts
  • Order by – The property by which the posts will be ordered in the widget
  • Order – The order for the posts (Ascending/Descending) displayed in the widget

Layout Settings

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  • Layout – The layout for the query results displayed in the widget
  • Alignment – The content alignment for the widget
  • Spread – The content spread for the widget

Style Settings

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  • Background Image – The background image for the widget
  • Vertical Padding – The vertical padding for the widget, conditioning its size
  • Background Color – The background color for the widget
  • Border Top Width – The top border width for the widget
  • Border Top Color – The top border color for the widget
  • Border Bottom Width – The bottom border width for the widget
  • Border Bottom Color – The bottom border color for the widget
  • Title Format – The preformatted style for the widget title
  • Title Color – The color for the widget title
  • Subtitle Format – The preformatted style for the widget subtitle
  • Subtitle Color – The color for the widget subtitle
  • Button Format – The preformatted style for the widget action button
  • Button Size – The preformatted size for the widget action button
  • CSS Classes (optional) – The optional CSS classes to apply to the content of the widget