Plugin documentation

The sites within the IET Faculty Websites Network have a variety of pre-installed plugins available. These plugins extend WordPress with functions such as a simple email contact form, support for Google Analytics, publication management and much more.

Below you’ll find documentation for the installed plugins to help get you up to speed.

Akismet

Akismet checks your comments against the Akismet Web service to see if they look like spam or not and lets you review the spam it catches under your site's "Comments" admin screen. Features Automatically checks all comments and filters out the ...

Contact Form

Contact Form 7 allows you to add a feedback form easily and simply to a post or a page. Features It is a possible to choose where to send email messages. This can be either any user of the website or any other email. Ability to add a field for...

Display Post Shortcode

The Display Posts Shortcode allows users to easily display listings of posts using arguments to query based on tag, category, post type, and many other possibilities. All you need to do is put the display-posts shortcode you want in any text box on y...

Google Analytics Dashboard

Google Analytics Dashboard displays detailed analytics info and statistics about: number of visits, number of visitors, bounce rates, organic searches, pages per visit directly on your Administration Dashboard. Features Real-time feature displays ...

Page-list

Page-list allows you to use a shortcode to display a list of pages on any page of your site. With a variety of shortcodes and additional parameters, you can customize what pages are displayed when using the plugin. All you need to do is put the page-list...

rtSocial

rtSocial is a social sharing plugin, which offers social media features with a variety of configuration options. You can find rtSocial Options under the Settings menu in the Wordpress toolbar. While this plugin is activated, you will see an assortment...

Simple Custom CSS

This plugin is designed to meet the needs of administrators who would like to add their own CSS to their WordPress website. You can access the plugin via the 'Custom CSS' item under the 'Appearance' menu. If you have experience with CSS and would like...

teachPress Publications Manager

The publication manager portion of the teachPress plugin has been installed by default and provides easy to use tools for organizing and displaying publications. Features Powerful BibTeX compatible publication management BibTeX import for publications...

The Events Calendar

Create and manage events with ease. Get professional-level quality and features backed by a team you can trust. The Events Calendar will help take your site to the next level. Features Rapidly create events Saved venues & organizers Calendar...

Wordfence Security

Wordfence Security is an enterprise class security plugin that makes your site up to 50 times faster and more secure. Features Real-time blocking of known attackers. Sign-in using your password and your cellphone to vastly improve login security....

Wordpress Team Manager

This plugin will display team or staff members using short code on your post or page. You can display team members picture,social links,vcard and other info. Features: List and Grid view to display team members. Display member details page....

WP Subscribe

WP Subscribe is a simple but powerful subscription plugin which supports MailChimp, Aweber and Feedburner. Features It's the only free all-in-one plugin which offers Aweber, Mailchimp and FeedBurner. Choose between Mailchimp, Aweber or FeedBurner....