The clients shortcode allows you to show your clients logos to give the potential clients an instant view of your work history.
In this article, you’ll find instructions on how to add a client item, add the clients shortcode to a page, and configure the shortcode settings.
Displaying the Clients Shortcode
Now that you have added clients, you need to use the Clients Shortcode to add them onto a page or post to show on the front end of the website. Follow the steps below:
Configuring the Clients Shortcode Settings
There are a few general settings in the clients settings pop-up that allow you to select the shortcode style, set the title and number of client items, and more. These and other options are described below:
|Style||Sets the style for the shortcode. Please click here to see a live demo Available options are: Carousel, Column.|
|How Many Columns?||This option will be available if you set the style of the clients shortcode to ‘column’. Use this option to set the number of columns you want to have for your client logos.|
|Client Item height||This option will be available if you set the style of the clients shortcode to ‘column’. Use this option to set the height of the client image.|
|Count||Use this option to set the number of clients you want to show. If you want to show all available clients please set this option value to -1.
|Scroller||Enable this option if you want client images to scroll horizontally. You can also swipe to scroll between client items.
|Select Specific Clients||Use this option to choose the client items you want to show on the front end of the website. To know how to add client items please read the first section of this article.
Altering the Posts Sorting
There are two settings in the client settings pop-up that allow you to alter the post sorting. By default, the Order and Orderby settings are set to Ascending and Date therefore it sorts the older posts ahead of the newer posts.
|Order||Sets the ascending or descending order of the Orderby parameter.
|Orderby|| Sorts the posts based on the selected parameter (date, menu order, title, …).
Adding an Extra Class Name
You can read the Adding a custom CSS class to a shortcode article for further explanation.
Configuring the Clients Shortcode Styling
The clients shortcode has a few options that allow you to configure the shortcode style. With these options, you can configure the layout style, box colors, logos height and more.
Configuring the Colors
There are three options in the clients shortcode that allow you to set the background and border colors. Their settings are:
|Box Background Color||Use this option to set the background color of the box containing client images.
|Box Border Color||Use this option to set the border color of the box containing client images.
|Box Border Width||Use this option to set the border width of the box containing client images.
Configuring Clients’ Images
There are two settings that allow you to configure client images. Below you’ll find their descriptions:
|Fit to Background||Enable this option to scale the background image to be as large as possible so that the background area is completely covered by the background image. Some parts of the background image may not be in view within the background positioning area.
|Hover State Company Details||Use this option to show details about the client’s company and link to the client’s website on mouseover using the client’s image.
|Target||Use this option to set how you want the client’s link to open. Available options are: Same Window, New Window
If you have any questions regarding the Clients Shortcode, feel free to contact Artbees support team.