Blog Designer – WordPress PluginJuly 30, 2015Sanjay Dabhoya
Blog Designer – WordPress Plugin
Blog Designer is a free WordPress plugin that allows you to modify your blog layout and design. This plugin provides inbuilt 5 default templates and with the use of these templates you can move with any blog design via a few clicks instead of “Activate Theme” simultaneously.
We always stick with one blog layout as per theme, but its not easy to change or modify only blog layout very easily, only you can do it by modifying code and css files.
Using Blog Designer plugin you can design your blog layout as per your choice to give it WOW factor. Also you can modify various settings very quickly from admin side. Blog Designer WordPress plugin is very easy to integrate using shortcodes.
Fully Responsive with all devices
Blog Designer templates are fully design and compatible with any devices to represent your beautiful blog page.
To display blog on page using following shortcode “[wp_blog_designer]”
Cross Browser Support
Blog Templates are fully compatible with popular web browsers like Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera, etc.
Page Selection Option
Page selection option will allow you to showcase your blog posts with any page.
Manage Posts per Page
Manage number of posts per single page for your blog using user friendly simple interface.
Show/Hide your post category, tags, author, comment count of your posts according to your design.
Multiple Post Category Selection
Select multiple post category to show category wise posts.
Five Blog Templates
Classical, Light Breeze, Spektrum, Evolution and latest one Timeline will make your blog page more attractive.
Alternative Background Color
Select alternative background color for posts which allow to show alternative background of post.
Style Blog Content
Style your content with wide variety of options like text color, font size, etc.
Post Content Length
Maintain post content length as summary text or show full description on blog page with posts.
Read More Text
Manage your “Read More” text and design your read more text for blog posts.
Social Share Buttons
Square/Circle social share buttons integration allow to share your posts on social sites like facebook,twitter etc.
Multilingual Translation Ready
Plugin will use in any languages due to its multilingual feature.
Blog Designer Pro
Blog Designer Pro is an advanced version of Blog Designer plugin with lots of more features.
Upload the blog-designer.zip file Via WordPress Admin > Plugins > Add New.
Alternately, upload Blog-designer folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory via FTP.
Activate the ‘Blog designer’ plugin from Admin > Plugins.
Change log Description
Version 1.6.0 :
– Added: Add localization
– Added: Font-size support for post-title and post-content
– Enhancement: Improvements with User Interface
– Enhancement: Default value setup with fresh plugin install
– Enhancement: Field’s labels are modified for better user experience
– Enhancement: Sidebar added for fast submission of review and add ticket in support
– Bug Fix: Undefined index error resolved when blog category not selected
Version 1.5.2 :
– Bug Fix: Confliction with WordPress front page setting
Version 1.5.1 :
– Bug Fix: Facebook sharelink issue
Version 1.5.0 :
– Bug Fix: Conflict with Visual composer plugin
Is Blog designer provide some default blog layouts?
Yes, Blog designer provide 4 default layouts – Classical, Light Breeze, Spektrum and Evolution.
How can I get the “Blog Designer Plugin” design instead of “theme design” for blog section on my blog page ?
Go to Dashboard » Settings » Reading and check Front page displays option, if you have already selected “A static page” option and posts page settings with your blog page then remove that selection and save that changes.
Can I apply this blog designer only for my hot categories?
Yes, there is one backend option available as you can select multiple categories and blog designer apply for that categories only.
Is there any social option available as I can show social share button on my blog page with every post?
Yes, Blog designer providing option as you can show social share on blog page with 2 different shape options.
Can I control my content length on blog page?
Yes, you can. “Post Cotnent Length” option will give you ability to control your content characters on blog page.
I want to hide post details like post author, post date, etc., Can I?
Yes, There is “General Settings” panel where you can manage your post details as you want to show or not.
Classical Template – Blog Designer WordPress Plugin
Evolution Template – Blog Designer WordPress Plugin
Light Breeze Template – Blog Designer WordPress Plugin
Spektrum Template – Blog Designer WordPress Plugin