The shortcode plugin is the only plugin that is mandatory when using the starter theme.
It is mandatory because the theme uses the classes and responsive media queries from the plugin scaffolding, as well as various other functions.
// Plugin Installation From your WordPress admin panel, simply head to
Plugins > Add Newand click on the
Add Newbutton at the top. This will direct you to a new page.
At the top of the page, click on the
Upload Pluginbutton and browse for the plugin and click
Install Now. Once installed, simply activate the plugin.
Accordions: Accordions are useful when space is limited but you still need to have content available.
Alerts: Alerts can be used everywhere to draw attention to particular content.
Buttons: Buttons can be used on forms, call-to-actions, or simply as a styled link replacement.
Contact Form: The included contact form is a simple mailer which can be used anywhere.
Flip Boxes: Flip boxes are similar to accordions, and are useful when space is limited but you still need to have content available.
Font Icons: Font icons can be used everywhere and are useful for attracting attention and stylizing content.
Google Maps: The Google maps shortcode simply embeds a Google map wherever you want to show a location.
Helpers: Helpers are little, useful snippets of code to save you time when adding content. Useful when you don’t know much HTML.
Scaffolding: Scaffolding enables you to create a multitude of responsive columns to create layouts easily.