Creating a Testimonial Item

Updated on February 19, 2018

Before adding the Testimonial shortcode, a testimonial item need to be created and configured.

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Enabling the Testimonial Post Type

Before starting, you’ll need to make sure that the testimonial post type is enabled in your theme.

To enable the testimonial post type:

1From the WordPress left menu, go to Theme Options > Advanced > Post Types.
2Enable the Testimonial Post Type option.
3Click on Save Settings.

Creating a Testimonial Item

To add a new item:

1From the WordPress left menu, click on Testimonials > Add New.

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2Enter a title, choose an image and fill out the necessary information.
3Click on Publish.

Configuring the Testimonial Items

Once the item is created, you will be presented with bunch of options to add content to your testimonial.


Author Name Adds an author name.
Company Name / Job Title Adds a company name or job title.
URL to Author’s Website Adds a custom URL, make sure to include http://
Quote Adds a custom quote for the testimonial.
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