Changing the Contact Form

On this page Viewing recent entries: Making the entry date visible – How to download – How to set email notification Editing the form Adding and editing fields – Phone fields – Enabling anti-spam Note that the images may not be 100% up to date...

How to edit the top menu

Note: there is a detailed guide to menus by the makers of WordPress here. The below is more of a quick-start guide. To edit navigation menu at top of site: Select Appearance » Menus from left sidebar. You can add pages by clicking on Pages and selecting the pages that...

Widgets

In Appearance – widgets   – Word press has a different way of dealing with the sidebar. Basically instead of assigning sidebar ‘blocks’ to certain pages (like drupal) you assign whole sidebars to pages using the ‘Page Template’...

Changing sidebars and footers

On this page How to edit • Editing text widgets Other useful widgets (Recent articles / Quotes / Language switcher) How to fix widgets to the screen Sidebars and footers are called widget areas –  editable areas that are not part of the main page content....

Changing the design of your site

This page describes how to change themes, and what to do if you want a completely new design. Changing Themes You site has a number of existing themes (site designs) you can choose from. The theme can be changed from the Dashboard menu on the left:  Appearance »...

First time editors of a city meditation site – read this

Getting a password to edit the site Find out more from our central login help page please get in touch via phone or mms, or mail at help@vasudevaserver.org if any issues So – where should I start? If you just want to get a basic site up and running as quickly as...

How to use Page Builder – detailed guide

Video: Introduction to page builder on our meditation sites. It was done a couple of years ago, so some things look a little different now, but it is still pretty good   Using the Page Builder The Page Builder (or Divi Builder) enables you to create nice looking...

How to feature highly in searches

I have put a few pages on the site, but we are still quite far down the google listing. Any idea how we can get higher? Search engines generally do not rank new sites highly in the beginning, so your ranking will certainly improve with time. That being said: 1. The...
Embedding videos on your meditation site

Embedding videos on your meditation site

The general steps are as follows: Get the Vimeo or Youtube URL of the video you want to upload. If you want to embed a video from Sri Chinmoy TV, you can get the Vimeo URL from the ‘Embed’ link. Here are some videos that might be suitable for your site » ...

Using pre-made Page Builder libraries

One feature of the Page Builder is the ability to use ‘Libraries’ to load pre-made content layouts. We have created quite a few pre-made layouts you might find useful. All you need to do is add your own writing. On this page: How to use • Sample layouts •...