Related Posts are blog posts and appear below each active post on the single post page. The related posts that you will see are associated with the active post, by category. It is a quick and easy way to show your viewers related articles and engage your readers. You can choose to activate it globally in the Fusion Theme Options, or individually per post, using the Fusion Page Options. Continue reading below to learn more about Related Posts and its available options.
How To Display Related Posts Globally
Step 1 – Navigate to WP Dashboard > Avada > Theme Options > Blog > Blog Single Post > Related Posts
Step 2 – Choose On to enable or Off to disable.
Step 3 – Click ‘Save Changes’
How To Display Related Posts Per Post
Step 1 – Edit any post and go to Fusion Page Options > Post > Show Related Posts – below the content editor.
Step 2 – Set the ‘Show Related Posts’ option to Default, Show, or Hide. The Default setting will keep the Fusion Theme Option global setting. Show or Hide will override the Fusion Theme Option global setting for that post.
Step 3 – Click ‘Update’
Related Posts Options
You can manage the Related Posts options here WP Dashboard > Avada > Theme Options > Extra > Related Posts/Projects. These options also affect the Related Projects for Portfolio Posts. Continue reading to learn more about each of these options.
These options are global only and affect Blog posts and Portfolio posts alike.
Related Posts / Projects Layout – Illustrated as A. Controls the layout style for related posts and related projects. Choose between title on rollover, or title below image to control where the titles are placed.
Number of Related Posts / Projects – Illustrated as B. Controls the number of related posts and projects that display on a single post. Manually enter a value (1-30) or drag the slider left/right
Related Posts / Projects Maximum Columns – Illustrated as C. Controls the number of columns for the related posts and projects layout. Manually enter a value (1-6) or drag the slider left/right
Related Posts / Projects Columns Spacing – Illustrated as D. Controls the amount of spacing between columns for the related posts and projects, in pixels. Manually enter a value (0-300) or drag the slider left/right
Related Posts / Projects Image Size – Illustrated as E. Controls if the featured image size is fixed (cropped) or auto (full image ratio) for related posts and projects. IMPORTANT: Fixed works best with a standard 940px site width. Auto works best with larger site widths.
Related Posts / Projects Autoplay – Illustrated as F. Turn on to autoplay the related posts and project carousel.
Related Posts / Projects Speed – Illustrated as G. Controls the speed of the related posts and project carousel, for example: 1000 = 1 second. Manually enter a value (1,000-20,000) or drag the slider left/right
Related Posts / Projects Show Navigation – Illustrated as H. Turn on to display navigation arrows on the carousel.
Related Posts / Projects Mouse Scroll – Illustrated as I. Turn on to enable mouse drag control on the carousel.
Related Posts / Projects Mouse Scroll Items – Illustrated as J. Controls the number of items that scroll at one time. Set to 0 to scroll the number of visible items. Manually enter a value (0-15) or drag the slider left/right