Brilliant Directories makes it easy to stream content on the homepage. It's currently possible to stream the following content on the homepage:
- Homepage Hero Divider
- About Website / Join Offer
- Custom Homepage Content
- Streaming Members
- Streaming Featured Members
- Streaming Featured Blog Article Slider
- Streaming Member Articles
- Streaming Member Articles with Sidebar
- Streaming Audios
- Streaming Blog Articles
- Streaming Blog Articles with Sidebar
- Streaming Classifieds
- Streaming Coupons
- Streaming Digital Products
- Streaming Events
- Streaming Jobs
- Streaming Photo Albums
- Streaming Products
- Streaming Property Listings
- Streaming Reviews
- Streaming Videos
- Streaming Top Categories
- Streaming Sub Level Categories
- Events Calendar
Homepage Section Order - Selecting Which Content Will Show on the Homepage
Please follow these instructions:
Go to Settings >> Design Settings >> Homepage Tab >> Select Content to Display:
This controls the order of the streaming widgets that appear on the homepage. To add or edit which type of content please click on on the down arrow and select the appropriate data.
Click on "Save Changes".
Use the Background setting to select a different background color:
Homepage Section Settings - How To Customize Streaming Content
Brilliant Directories provides some default options to customize the streaming content on the homepage.
Go to SETTINGS >> DESIGN SETTINGS >> HOMEPAGE >> Select Content to Display >> Find the Streaming widget and click on Edit Settings.
There are three primary sections editable. These settings apply to all Streaming Widgets:
The title is what is displayed on top of the streaming content.
Amount Of Posts To Be Displayed On The Homepage
Control how many posts will display on the homepage and how many rows.
Only Show Members with Photo
While it is our recommendation to force members to add an image in order for that piece of content to stream on the homepage, there is also the option to allow posts without an image to show as well:
Click on "Save Changes".
There are additional settings for the following Post Types:
Streaming Blog Articles
Streaming Blog Articles with Sidebar
Streaming Member Articles
Streaming Member Articles with Sidebar
Streaming Photo Albums
Pick the color of the Title.
Linked Post Type
On this setting select the post type with the streaming widget, only if necessary, this is already set up automatically. This setting gives the option to select any post type, including custom post types.
Hide If No Posts Exist
Hide the entire Streaming Widget Section if no post exist.
Only Include Posts from Active Members
If there is an account inactive and don't want those posts to show by activating this setting those posts are not going to display.
Include Posts from Non-Searchable Members
If set to Yes shows the post of a non-searchable member, this will make the post viewable but not the member itself.
Select the order of the posts, find these 3 options:
Include Posts from Members in These Plans
This setting applies only to Streaming Members. Select what Membership Plan is going to display on the Homepage.
Limit One Post per Member?
Use this setting to display only one post per member.
Display Additional Information
This setting is only for the Featured Members and Streaming Members Streaming widget.
This setting is going to display the About information of the member.
The setting applies only to Featured and Streaming Members widgets.
Display View Profile Button
Enable or disable the View Profile Button.
This setting is only for Featured Members and Streaming Members.
To move the sections around, drag and drop the Sections to fit the order desired:
Lastly, to add an extra Streaming widget, click on "+ Add New Section":
Section Settings - Image & Button Settings
Display Post Details
-Always Show (Default)
The Hover Background color, please see: Button Colors.
Hover Font Color
Select the Font Color, please see: Button Colors.
"Read More" Button
Select the color of the "Read More" Button, please see: Button Colors.
"View All" Button
Select the color of the "View All" Button, please see: Button Colors.
Image Aspect Ratio
Select the Aspect Ratio of the image:
Select how the image appears:
-Enlarge to Fill Space (Default)
-Shrink to Fill Space
Section Title Font - Title Settings
Select the Font Family for the Title of the Streaming Widget.
Pick the perfect size for the Title.
Font Weight defines the thinness or thickness of the font selected. These are the options:
Set the Alignment of the Font:
Specify the distance between content and the border of the title from the parallel sections.
Display Divider Line
The Divider Line element allows you to add a line or divider between, above or under, the content of the sections.