Plugins

Iframe Alternative

How to embed content from external websites into your page/post using the [WmsInclude] shortcode, which is a safer alternative to an iframe. Continue reading »

Last modified on September 22, 2019

Category Posts Widget

How to add a widget to your sidebar that lists & links to posts from a selected category. You can configure what level of detail is displayed (anywhere from just the title to the full content and metadata). Continue reading »

Last modified on September 22, 2019

Shortcode Builder

Use the shortcode builder plugin to help you insert correctly formatted [shortcodes] into your page/post. Shortcodes allow you to embed external content in your site, format content, create galleries, embed widgets, and more. Continue reading »

Last modified on September 22, 2019

Faculty / Staff Listing

Faculty/Staff listings can be generated for your department's WordPress site based on the information in HR's PeopleSoft database. The listings refresh themselves nightly, so any changes in staff, titles, or contact information will be reflected on your website automatically. Continue reading »

Last modified on September 22, 2019

Gravity Forms

You can easily build customized forms for your website using the plugin Gravity Forms. Submissions are tracked in the dashboard, and emailed to the address(es) of your choice. Continue reading »

Last modified on September 22, 2019

Faculty / Staff Profiles

How to customize the Williams faculty profiles that live on department websites. Profiles draw information automatically from several sources: the course catalog, the college directory, plus any information you provide via WordPress. Continue reading »

Last modified on September 22, 2019

Context Sensitive Widgets

Widget logic allows you to control under what conditions a sidebar widget will appear on your site (e.g. only on the homepage, only in the category "blog", only on the "About Us" page and its children, etc.). Continue reading »

Last modified on September 22, 2019