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Views 2.5 and Layouts 2.1 Offer Tight Integration with Popular Themes

We’re very happy to release today Views 2.5 and Layouts 2.1, which offer revolutionary integration with popular themes. Different themes offer different features. When you want something, it’s a welcome “feature”. When you cannot control it, it’s often “bloat”. This release of Toolset plugins aims to allow you to enjoy advanced features of your themes instead battling with them. Now, when …

Adding a gallery of images for custom posts

Have a look at the following example: Single-post page that displays a tour with a gallery of images This is a single-post page that displays a tour. Tours is a custom post type. The page includes a gallery of images. The large featured image is followed by a collection of images shown as thumbnails. When …

First Beta of Types 2.3 with Post Relationship

Types 2.3 beta is now offline. We appreciate all the great feedback that we got already and we’re working on the next release, which we’re aiming for November. The next beta will include Types and Views, so you can play with relationships on the front-end too. After a year of planning, design, and development, we’re …

Views and Layouts Betas Offer Tight Integration with Popular Themes

Yesterday we released betas for Views and Layouts. These layouts feature tight integration with GeneratePress, OceanWP, Astra, Genesis and Divi themes. Now, you can control different features of the themes for each post type. Imagine you’re building a site for a car dealership. You have custom types for “cars” and “agents”. The same site also …

Introduction Brand New Theme Integrations

New Views and Layout betas offer tight integration with GeneratePress, allowing full control over theme elements for different custom post types. You might remember that a few months ago we started a discussion about which themes are best to use with Toolset. Of course, a lot of people use our Toolset Starter theme, but other …

Preview for Many-to-Many Relationships in Toolset

The last piece of our post-relationship project is getting done now and we’re very close to a first public version. In this preview, you can see how to set-up many-to-many relationships and how to connect the related posts. Our demo site includes doctors and patients. Ideally, a patient will never have to see a doctor. …

Preview for Nested Repeating Fields Groups

We’re completing the implementation of repeating field groups in Toolset. This will use the post relationship infrastructure, to make repeating fields super efficient. See how it’s going to look and give us your feedback. For years, Toolset offered parent/child relationship, which we advocated as a good implementation for repeating groups of fields. From the database …

Views 2.4.1, Layouts 2.0.2, CRED 1.9.1, Access 2.4.2 Released

We just released an update for Toolset plugins. This update brings the possibility to use Content and Template Layouts together, with any theme; allows for an easy way to copy layouts from one site to another and adds new shortcodes for displaying links to the previous and next post. Finally,  it packs a number of …

June activities in Toolset

June is over. Although it was a quiet time in terms of releasing new features, we’ve become more active on Facebook, at WordPress events and in cooperating with Toolset partners. Here’s the summary of June activities. Toolset workshops at WordCamp Poland Toolset workshops in Poland We organized Toolset workshops at WordCamp Poland, Europe. Topics covered: …