How to Maintain the Herb Garden Catalogue
Here are some basic instructions for editing the Herb Garden Catalogue.
The catalogue is implemented as a Grid Kit Product Catalogue. The listing and the features work fairly well for the plant photos and information.
Here are the basic steps for editing and adding plant information.
- Log on to WordPress
Log on to the site with an account that can add and edit content.
- Choose Dashboard
Put the mouse pointer over the Park & Tilford Gardens label in the black WordPress bar and choose Dashboard.
- Choose Grid Kit / Product Catalog
Put the mouse over the Grid Kit option on the left and choose Product catalogues from the menu.
- Choose Edit
Click on the pencil icon to edit the plant list.
- Add New Plant
Select + New Product and fill in the fields with what you have.
- Add photos
Select + Picture to add one or more photos. The first photo shows up in the listing page and visitor can click on the others on the detail page.
- Enter categories
The listing page has a pull-down menu to filter by the categories listed in this field. For example, Culinary. The form forces
lowercase and the menu shows Title Case. The categories in use appear above the editing area.
- Save Plant
Click on the green disc icon to Save the plant.
- Reorder Plants
You can drag the plant listings on the left up and down to reorder.
- Edit Plants
Click on any plant to show the details. Edit to taste.
- Be sure to Save
Click on the green disc icon to site.
- Test on Site
Once saved, you can browse the site with Visit Site and go to http://parkandtilfordfogs.ca/herb-garden-catalogue/