Creating Builder Views

From iThemes Codex
Jump to: navigation, search

To get started creating a View for your Builder site, visit the WordPress dashboard menu and expand the My Theme menu. Click Layouts & Views.


The Views Tab

Click the Views tab. You'll now see the Views page with a listing of all existing Views.


The Views page offers a listing of:

  • Site View - The type of View (404, Archives, Attachment, Author, Category, Date Archive, Post, Page, Post Type, Search, Singular, Tag)
  • Site View Description - A short description/reminder of the View
  • Layout - The Layout being used by the View
  • Extension - The Extension being used by the View

Adding a New View

To add a new View, Click the Add View button in the Views tab.


You'll now see the Add New View box.


From here, select:

  • View - Attachment, Authory, Category, Date Archive, Home, Page, Post, Post Type, Search Results, Singular, Tag
  • Layout - Apply Rules ("Use this View's Active Layout" or "Use the Site's Default Layout") or a Layout (a listing of your site's existing Layouts)
  • Extension - Apply Rules ("Use the Active Extension or "Disable the Active Extension" or an Extension (Featured Image Grid & Showcase, Featured Image Slider, Magazine Layout, Portfolio Layout, Teasers Layout - Image Left, Teasers Layout - Image Right)

Click Add. You'll now see your new View added to the list in the Views Tab.

See also

← Back to Builder Codex Home