Using Plugins

In this tutorials, we will learn about using plugins, tips & tricks.

Add-on: Neva Ending Single Post

This is an add-on plugin for Jetpack Infinite Scroll module, by default, Jetpack only supports infinite scroll posts for blog page & archive pages like categories, tags, years, months… This add-on plugin is written specifically for Newsbeat to enable infinite scroll feature for single posts, implemented from Jetpack Infinite Scroll core functions.

To use Neva Ending Single Post, make sure infinite scroll module is enabled in Jetpack menu -> Settings -> Search

Add-on: Reading Indicator

This plugin is also written specifically for Newsbeat, to indicate how far readers have scrolled down an article and only available on single posts. You after installed/activated you can change color for progress bar under Customize -> Theme Addons -> Reading Indicator.

Click here for a preview.

Add-on: Inline Related Posts

Simple add-on to insert relevant article(s) to single post without hassle.

WP Post Blocks

This plugin has dedicated section here

WP Real Review

Review your content with rich snippet supported, after installed/activated this plugin, you can create a review post right under your editor.

Admin Settings page

Preview for Post Review Settings.

Live preview for review post.

WP Custom Sidebars

please see plugin page here for detailed instruction.

WP Social Counter

This plugin allows you to add your social media urls with icons and number of followers/fans to sidebar or footer using a widget or any where you want using shortcode (will be generated when you saved widget). For further info. check out help section on the top-right of WP Social Counter setting page.

Here’s a preview of setting page in Settings -> WP Social Counter:

and widget settings:

WPBakery Page Builder

Formerly Visual Composer, This plugin allow you to build page layout simply by dragging/dropping blocks.

Note: if you have Gutenberg plugin activated, you might found it messed up due to plugins conflicts. WPBakery Page Builder can only be used with classic editor.

To edit your page/posts with WPBakery Page Builder with Gutenberg activated, go to Posts, and when hovering on the post you want to edit, you can see these shortcuts:

  • Classic Editor – Access backend or frontend editor.
  • Edit with WPBakery Page Builder – jump right into front end editor.