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Choose Your Own Path

$19.99

This plugin lets you add “choose your path” links at the bottom of a page so that users can be guided to the next destination on the site. The Choose Your Own Path plugin creates a list of links to other pages or posts. This also allows the placement of a widget with relevant content or the placement of a short code.

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Product Description

A plugin lets you add “choose your path” links at the bottom of a page so that users can be guided to the next destination on the site. The Choose Your Own Path plugin creates a list of links to other pages or posts. This also allows the placement of a widget with relevant content or the placement of a short code.

Installation

When you purchase the plugin, you will be sent a link to download the zip file of the plugin. There are two ways to install your plugin: WordPress admin or FTP. Before you get underway. backup your site completely.

Via WP-Admin

To install a WordPress Plugin manually:

  1. Save the Choose Your Own Path Plugin to your desktop.
  2. Log into the admin section of your WordPress site. Go to the Plugins screen. Click on the “Add New” then the “Upload Plugin.” Browse, find your copy of the Services Plugin and upload it to the site.
  3. Click Activate to activate it.

Via FTP

To install a WordPress Plugin manually:

  1. Save the Choose Your Own Path Plugin to your desktop.
  2. Unzip the zip archive, extract to a safe / findable spot on your desktop.
  3. With your FTP program, upload the Choose Your Own Path Plugin folder to the wp-content/plugins folder in your WordPress directory online.
  4. Log into the admin section of your WordPress site. Go to the Plugins screen and find the newly uploaded Services Plugin in the list.
  5. Click Activate to activate it.

Content Creation

With the plugin activated, you will see a “Next Path” option in the content creation of each post-type. Each row has a field for a title and an autocomplete field to find the link to the content you want to find on your site. These links will appear on the footer of the content to let users visit other pages.

Use

The Next Path options can follow the content of the post, or the content can show up in a widget, or a shortcode.

The shortcode of [cyop_paths] creates a list of the next path options related to a particular post.

The widget, “Choose Your Own Path” can be put into any widget region in your site theme.

Going Further

Styling

The content can be styled. Most of the tags used in the Choose Your Path shortcodes have CSS classes attached.