Ultimate FAQ – WordPress Q&A Plugin

Ultimate FAQ – WordPress Q&A Plugin | Etoile Web Design

Description

With this plugin you can easily create FAQs and add them to your WordPress site using a Gutenberg block or shortcode. It makes use of a custom post type and integrates seamlessly into any site.

Key Features

  • Create unlimited FAQs
  • Create unlimited FAQ tags and FAQ categories
  • Gutenberg FAQ block
  • FAQ shortcode
  • Responsive accordion layout that will fit any site and any device
  • Ordering and sorting options for your FAQ page
  • Group FAQ options
  • Translation ready (all strings localized and .pot file included)
  • Bulk import FAQs from a spreadsheet
  • Insert custom CSS to style your FAQ layout

This plugin is very user friendly and comes with a walk-through. When you activate the plugin, it will run and help you create your first FAQs, create an FAQ page and also set some important options!

Gutenberg Block, Shortcode and Widget

  • Just add the Display FAQs Gutenberg block on any page to display your FAQs
  • Or, if you’re using a different visual composer or page builder, or the Classic Editor plugin, just add the [ultimate-faqs] shortcode anywhere on any page
  • The plugin also comes with a widget to display your FAQs in any widgetized area in your theme.

Video Introduction to the Ultimate FAQ Plugin

Additional Features

  • Microdata / structured data / question schema (in the correct JSON-LD format) to help with SEO
  • Choose what elements show for each FAQ (e.g. categories, tags, author, date, etc.)
  • FAQ statistics and view count
  • Allow people to comment on individual FAQs
  • Shortcode helper for those using the Classic Editor plugin

FAQs for WooCommerce (Requires Premium)

  • Easily add an FAQ tab to each product page
  • Responsive accordion layout that fits seamlessly into any product page
  • Create an FAQ category that matches the name of a product or category in your WooCommerce and it will automatically show!
  • For more info, please see the following video:

Ultimate FAQ Premium

The premium version of this plugin comes with the following great extra features:

  • FAQ search with autocomplete for question titles
  • Additional FAQ display styles
  • Choose from 15 toggle icon sets for your frequently asked questions
  • WP Forms Integration
  • Share FAQs on social media
  • Select animation options
  • Drag and drop precise re-ordering of FAQs
  • Add an FAQ submit form to your site, so visitors can suggest their own FAQs and also (optionally) answers
  • Admin notification for new FAQ submissions
  • Add additional custom fields to your FAQs, such as a text area, file, link, date and more
  • Export FAQs to spreadsheet
  • Export all FAQs to a PDF to create a user manual
  • SEO-Friendly FAQ, category and tag permalinks
  • Advanced FAQ styling options
  • Change the FAQ permalink slug base

You can find out more information about the premium version and accessing a free 7-day trial here: https://www.etoilewebdesign.com/plugins/ultimate-faq/

Blocks

  • Display FAQs: Display all FAQs, or only specific categories using the block attributes
  • Popular FAQs: Displays a number of the most viewed FAQs (5 unless specified)
  • Recent FAQs: Displays a number of the most recently added FAQs (5 unless specified)
  • Search FAQs: Display a search form that allows users to find FAQs with a specific string in the title or body of the FAQ post (premium)
  • Submit FAQ: Display a form that allows users to submit FAQs of their own and, if enabled, enter an answer to their submitted question as well (premium)

Shortcodes

  • [ultimate-faqs]: Display all FAQs, or only specific categories using include_category and exclude_category attributes (both take a comma-separated list of category slugs)
  • [popular-faqs]: Displays a number of the most viewed FAQs (5 unless specified)
  • [recent-faqs]: Displays a number of the most recently added FAQs (5 unless specified)
  • [select-faq]: Display specific FAQ posts, using the attributes faq_name, faq_slug and faq_id which take comma-separated lists of FAQ post names, slugs and ids respectively
  • [ultimate-faq-search]: Display a search form that allows users to find FAQs with a specific string in the title or body of the FAQ post (premium)
  • [submit-question]: Display a form that allows users to submit FAQs of their own and, if enabled, enter an answer to their submitted question as well (premium)

For help and support, please see:

Installation

  1. Upload the ‘ultimate-faqs’ folder to the ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

or

  1. Go to the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress and click ‘Add New’
  2. Search for ‘Ultimate FAQ’ and select ‘Install Now’
  3. Activate the plugin when prompted

Getting Started

  1. To create an FAQ:

    • Click on ‘FAQs’ in the WordPress admin sidebar menu
    • Click on ‘Add New’
    • Enter the FAQ question in the title area and the FAQ answer in the main post content area
    • Set the author name using the ‘Author Display Name’ field under the main post content area
    • Select and/or create FAQ categories and FAQ tags in the right-side menu
    • Click the ‘Publish’ button
  2. To display FAQs on your site:

    • Place the Display FAQs block or the [ultimate-faqs] shortcode on any page you’ve created and it will display your FAQs
    • You can display specific FAQs by making use of the [select-faq] shortcode
    • Display a select number of your most popular FAQs using the Popular FAQs block or the [popular-faqs] shortcode
    • Display a select number of your most recent FAQs using the Recent FAQs block or the [recent-faqs] shortcode
  3. To include a submit question form:

    • Placing the Submit FAQs block or the [submit-question] shortcode on a page will generate a form that allows your visitors to submit FAQ questions and, if enabled, even suggest FAQ answers for their questions (premium)
  4. To include an FAQ search form:

    • Use the Search FAQs block or the [ultimate-faq-search] shortcode to display an FAQ search form on a page. You can even set it so that all FAQs display on the search page and so that typing in the search box filters the results. (premium)
  5. Customize your FAQ experience by making use of the many available settings and options, including toggle and accordion modes, FAQ comments, FAQ category grouping (premium) and many styling options (premium).

For a list of specific features, see the FAQ description page here: https://wordpress.org/plugins/ultimate-faqs/.

For help and support, please see:

Plugin author

Etoile Web Design

Plugin official website address

https://wordpress.org/plugins/ultimate-faqs/
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