How do I create frontend searches?

In this video we will show you how to create individual frontend searches with filtering and sorting options for the user. We also explain the extensive Advanced Search functions in Greyd.Suite.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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How does the accordion block work?

The accordion block is a great option if you have a lot of information like FAQs to be displayed. In this video we like to show you how to create an accordion block with collapsible sections and integrate it into your website.

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How can I use buttons to trigger events?

Watch this video to see how easy you can turn a button into a trigger that triggers events like hiding or showing elements on your website.

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How can I personalize my website content?

Our conditional content block makes it possible to display different content depending on different parameters such as URL parameters, cookies, time, post type or user roles. This way, you can display different contents for example for users that come from a newsletter and users that come from Google. And you won't even need code to do that! Learn here how it works.

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How do I create a post archive?

Show posts of a certain time, category or with certain tags with the post archives module. This video shows you how to design your individual post archive.

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Which features do Greyd buttons offer?

Additionally to the native button block of Gutenberg, you'll find the Greyd Buttons block in Greyd.Suite. This video shows you what you can do with it.

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How can I integrate interactive graphics / animations on my website?

Highlight important elements or individual points in an image or animation with our HotSpot Block in Greyd.Suite. How this works and which refinements the HotSpot Block has in store for you, we like to show you in this video.

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How can I add a list to my website?

Lists are a good way to offer your user key information at a glance. Greyd.Suite therefore offers you its own enhanced list block. In this video, we'll show you how to use it.

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How to design header & footer?

In this video we summarize all relevant settings, blocks & options for you, which you need for the design of the template parts header and footer. From navigation to the creation of off-canvas burger menus to logo and page title.

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When do I use a content box?

Content boxes are perfect to highlight content sections on your website with backgrounds, hover effects, drop shadows or links.

Learn here, how easy it is to create appealing content boxes.

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How to create post overviews and sliders

To display news, a blog, a portfolio or also employees or branches, the post overview block is ideal. This video shows you how exactly it works and which option it offers, also when being used for building a slider.

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How do I design tabs?

Easily create tabs with our tabs block and design and fill them individually. This video shows you how the block works and which options it offers.

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How can I make taxonomies selectable via checkboxes?

Default categories for example in the blog post type are easily selectable in the backend via checkboxes and all available options are visible to the editor. Screenshot of category selection in WP blog posts When creating custom taxonomies, however, the default interface is an input field. You may see the most used taxonomies as an […]


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My site template is not connected to its site anymore

When you have a template that is assigned to a specific page, you may ran into an issue when changing the URL of that page. Your page and site template may then no longer be connected with each other.In Greyd.Suite there is an easy way to fix that: Open the Theme Asset tab in the […]


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Why do anchor links not jump exactly to the right position?

If you use anchor links to navigate your site, you may find that the page sometimes scrolls too far or not far enough. This is a common problem in WordPress.But GREYD.SUITE offers a solution: You can set anchors with our block "anchor target" and define the offset individually and even set different values for different […]


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How can I have several layouts / designs in one post overview?

With the Post Overview or Query Loop block, you can flexibly display posts – as a table, grid or list. In combination with Conditional Content, you can also visually highlight individual posts and/or work with different layouts within one post overview. To do this, simply add the Conditional Content block twice in your query loop. […]


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How can I stretch elements to the same height?

When having several content boxes or texts in columns next to each other, often the layout is tricky when these elements do not have the same height (e.g. because of different text lengths). However, we offer several ways to make sure, your content looks good:Headline & Paragraph BlockIn the headline & paragraph block we have […]


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How can I have two fonts in one headline?

To have two different fonts in one headline or other text-based blocks, just make the text "italic" (cmd+i / strg+i) and insert the following global CSS (in the Customizer or Site Editor): /* Change Font Family on Italic */em {font-family: var(–fontFamily1);} Step 1: Make text “italic” Have two different fonts in one headline


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Understanding pages & templates in FSE

Page vs. Template With Full Site Editing, you can edit pages, including the home page, directly in the Site Editor, but you don't have to. As this can be confusing for some users, we have summarised everything you need to know below: By default, most Full Site Editing themes come with a home template. If […]


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How can I make sure to only have one close X in my off-canvas burger menu?

In the Customizer navigation settings you can chose whether or not to display a close button in an off-canvas template. As off-canvas templates are often used in combination with burger icons, a close button is often not necessary as the burger icon itself acts as a close button. However, on mobile screens it may happen […]


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How do I create categories with multiple hierarchy levels?

Whether its a GREYD.SUTIE Dynamic Post Type or a WordPress standard post type (e.g. posts) – categories can can have a hierarchy. All you have to do is select a parent category when creating a child category. Post Category Editing in WordPress Category Settings in WordPress Make sure to enable the Hierarchy-Option when creating a […]


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Why do not all posts appear in the search?

By default, WordPress searches only the title and content of posts with frontend searches. If you have created your own post types with Dynamic Post Types, whose content is not only in the content area but also in custom post type fields, for example, these are not searched by default and therefore not found.  In […]


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Can I customize the post backend interface?

When working with complex post types, you might want to customize the columns in the WordPress backend to have a clearer overview of your posts, e.g. add custom columns, hide certain columns or have a custom order. This is something we plan to add to Greyd.Suite in the upcoming months. In the meantime, we have […]


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How do I build a sticky header?

You can easily build sticky headers with our content box variation "Pinned Box". You can find out how in our tutorial video in the chapter "Sticky Header".A small note on the side: The name could lead one to assume that sticky headers are built with the Sticky Box variation instead of the Pinned Box. However, […]


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