Tutorials

How do I create staging versions of my website?

Staging sites allow you to safely test new designs, settings, and plugins without affecting your live site. The staging overview keeps you in control and prevents data loss.

Website management


How to create quiz & live surveys

In this video, we are going to show you how to create interactive gamification elements in Greyd.Forms and add for example a quizz or survey with live feedback to your forms.

Forms & Popups


How do I create custom user roles?

With the user management of Greyd.Suite you can create custom user roles and define in detail who should be able to see and/or edit what on your website. You also benefit from time-saving admin functions.

Website management


Converting your classic website to FSE

In this video we will show you how our converter works. With that converter you can quickly and easily convert your websites built with our classic, Customizer-based, theme to Full Site Editing.

How to Start


How do I import / export content between websites?

Greyd.Suite offers you a very powerful import & export feature to copy any post type (e.g. pages, templates, forms, popups, posts, etc.) from website to another. Watch this video to see how it works.

Website management


Switching to Full Site Editing – How it works

Are you working with the WordPress Site Editor for the first time? Then watch this video and learn where to find the functions that were previously in the Customizer or in the "Menu" tab. We'll show you how the Site Editor works and how to edit your website templates and global design settings there.

How to Start


How to install Greyd.Suite

In this video, we will show you how to install Greyd.Suite and will show you around in the Greyd.Suite backend.

How to Start


How to set up the design of your website

In this video we show you how you can set the design of your website globally in the Site Editor. With the native Global Styles and the additional Greyd Styles you can not only set colors and fonts centrally, but also define the appearance of elements (e.g. buttons, form fields, etc.) globally. In addition, Greyd.Suite allows you to adjust spacing presets, benefit from fluid typography options and more.

How to Start


How do I work with templates and template parts?

In this video, we show you how to create and add templates and template parts using the Site Editor in Greyd.Suite.

Templates & Post Types


How do I create dynamic layout templates?

This video explains how easy it is to create and use layout templates that are independent from your content. Learn also how to change a template without affecting your content.

Templates & Post Types


How responsive web design works in Greyd.Suite

Greyd.Suite offers you a lots of additional options when it comes to responsive web design. From customizable block spacing presets and fluid typography to advanced responsive options in various blocks, especially the columns block.

How to Start


How do I connect forms with my tools?

Next to HubSpot & Salesforce, Greyd.Forms offers various additional interfaces to sync your form entries automatically with your marketing tools. Watch this video to learn, how easy it is and which possibilities you have got in terms of data protection.

Integrations


How do I use input fields?

Input fields are used wherever you want the user to enter something. In this video, we will show you how to set up fields for name, address or other inputs and which settings you can make.

Forms & Popups


What are the basic settings in Greyd.Forms?

Learn how to deposit a general privacy text for your forms and how to protect them against bots & malware. The video also shows you how to prevent your form mails from ending up in the spam folder and how to connect Greyd.Forms with your tools.

Forms & Popups


How does the whole post & post type thing work?

In this video we will show you the entire process from creating a custom post type to designing the corresponding templates (post template, archive, search) and displaying certain posts with the query loop / post overview block.

Templates & Post Types


How do I get a faster website?

With Greyd.Suite creates websites with a very good page speed performance automatically. Additionally, we offer you many options to further improve your page speed very easily. Learn here how to improve the loading times for your website with just a few clicks.

Integrations


How does the burger / dropdown / popover block work?

You`ll find the popover block in three different variants. Depending on where and how you use it, you can build inline popups, dropdowns or burger menus with it. This video shows you how it works.

Greyd.Blocks, Templates & Post Types


How do I create custom post types?

With Greyd.Suite you can create and design custom post types without coding. There's no need for any programming skills, technical know how or even WordPress knowledge to manage post content. Learn here how it works.

Templates & Post Types


How can I publish content on several websites?

Let us show you how to make your WordPress multisite a headless CMS to publish content from one website automatically on several sites.

Website management


How can I insert dynamic content and trigger actions?

The trigger picker is available in several blocks to link elements or trigger an action (e.g. open an email window or popup). With Dynamic Tags you can insert dynamic content like your website title, a copyright symbol or today's date. Learn more in this video.

Greyd.Blocks


How do I display posts as a table?

The Post Table block is a variant of the Post Overview and allows you to display post content in table form.

Greyd.Blocks, Templates & Post Types


How does the columns block work?

The columns block offers you lots of possibilities in GREYD.SUITE. It can be used to define the overall layout of a page and can also provides advanced responsive options. Plus, in GREYD.SUITE there are lots of effects like fancy backgrounds available in the columns block.

Greyd.Blocks


How can I make fields dependent from each other?

The conditional container block allows you to create dependencies between fields. Define, which fields should open after the user has chosen option A or B. Decide, if certain questions should be skipped depending on the user's entries.

Learn here, how easy it is to create dependencies in Greyd.Forms.

Forms & Popups


How the Block & Site Editor work in Greyd.Suite

This video is a comprehensive introduction to the WordPress Block and Site Editor. In the video you will not only learn how to build pages with the editors, but also which special features and additional functions are available through Greyd.Suite.

We show you how to find your way around the editor, which different views are available, where you define your global design settings and much more.

We also go into the differences between patterns and Greyd.Suite Dynamic Templates.

How to Start


How do I animate elements on my website?

With GREYD.SUITE you can animate almost any website element, choosing from a wide variety of effects and triggers.

Greyd.Blocks


How do I use image panels?

Image panels are a very good way to make your form more stylish. Instead of simple selection fields, show your user clickable image panels. This tutorial shows you the abundant, yet simple settings of the image panel block.

Forms & Popups


How do I use dropdown fields?

Allow your user to select from a dropdown list with the dropdown block. This video shows you which settings you can make.

Forms & Popups


How do I use radio buttons?

Similar to checkboxes, radio buttons are used to make a user select one of several options. Learn here how to use radio buttons.

Forms & Popups


How do I create a multistep form?

Especially for longer forms it may be useful to build your form with several steps. With next/back buttons users can navigate between the levels of your forms. Learn here how to easily create a multistep form with Greyd.Forms.

Forms & Popups


How do I create a contact form?

In this video, we are going to show you which widgets you can use to create a simple contact form. You will also learn how to set up e-mail notifications and integrate double opt-in for GDPR-compliant forms.

Forms & Popups


Related Articles

Can I use Global Content without granting everyone admin capabilities?

Global Content usually requires you to be an admin. However, you may not want to grant everyone in your content team admin capabilities. And you don’t need to! Once you’ve set-up Global Content, you can benefit from its features without being and admin. Tasks for which you need to be an admin: Connecting different sites […]


Website management

The export with multilingual post versions does not work.

Greyd.Suite offers you an Import/Export option for any post with which you can easily export and import posts including its translations. When exporting single posts, you`ll be asked whether you want to include WPML translations or not. However, in some cases there might be problems:Bulk Exports: Unfortunately the native WP bulk export does not work […]


General Questions, Website management

How can I customize excerpt settings?

You can adjust excerpt lengths and the ellipsis easily by adding the following code to the functions.php of your child theme and adapt it as you need: function my_custom_excerpt_length( $length ) {return 20;}add_filter( 'excerpt_length', 'my_custom_excerpt_length', 999 );function my_custom_excerpt_more($more) {return '…read more';}add_filter('excerpt_more', 'my_custom_excerpt_more');


General Questions, Website management

How do I integrate external code snippets?

You can easily insert code snippets at the end of the <head> and <body> tags in the Greyd.Suite settings: Please note that depending on the type of snippet, it might be better to alternatively integrate your snippet via an appropriate cookie plugin in order to comply with the requirements of the GDPR.


General Questions, Website management

Why can’t I see GREYD.Hub?

Please check your WordPress user role. GREYD.Hub is only accessible for users with the user role “administrator” (for single sites) or “super administrator” (for multisites).


Website management

Links in GREYD.Hub do not work.

From GREYD.Hub, links will take you directly to the Customizer, the set-up page and the dashboard of your websites. However, if you use redirects or plugins that hide the login area of your website, these links may not work as long as you are not logged in on the corresponding page.


Website management