Blog-News Documentation

The Blog and News plugin is packed with great features that will help you manage your blog and news content better. Now you can feature selected blog and news posts on your home page. Make your blog and news shine with the Blog and News plugin for nopCommerce. This plugin allows the administrator to customize the blog and news display settings on the homepage.

Integrating the Blog and News Plugin in your store would be the best way to enable a smooth view of your homepage for your customers.

FEATURES

  • With its own image and short explanation, each blog and news posts can be promoted on your website's home page.
  • Option of selecting the widget zone in which the blog and news post will appear.
  • Choose whether or not to display similar blogs for each blog and news post.
  • Each blog article can have social sharing buttons.
  • Specify the image size for blog and news posts
  • Responsive design
  • Easy to set up

PRE-REQUISITES

  • The plugin requires you to install the Nop-Staion Core plugin first.

INSTALLATION

  • Download the Blog and News Plugin from our store https://nop-station.com/customer/downloadableproducts
  • Upload the NopStation.Blog&News zip file using the "Upload plugin or theme" button
  • Go to Administration, reload the 'list of plugins'. Install 'Nop-Station Core' Plugin first and then install 'Nop-Station Blog And News'
  • To make the plugins functional, restart the application
  • Enable the plugin with 'Edit' option and Configure it

CONFIGURE

  • Go to Admin ≫ Nop Station ≫ Plugins ≫ Blog and news ≫ Configuration
  • Widget zone: Select the widget zone where the blog and news will appear
  • Show blogs in store: Check to display blog posts in store page
  • Blog post picture size: Specify the picture size of the blog post
  • Number of blog posts to show: Specify the number of blog posts to show in homepage
  • Show news in store: Check to display news posts in store page
  • News item picture size: Specify the picture size of the news post
  • Number of news items to show: Specify the number of news posts to show in homepage