Hourglass Anchor Links - WordPress Plugin

Hourglass Anchor Links

Table of Contents

Introduction

    • Overview: Hourglass Anchor Links is a powerful WordPress plugin designed to enhance navigation within your website. By automatically adding anchor links to headings (h2-h6) on your pages and posts, it allows users to easily navigate to specific sections with just a click.
    • Purpose and Benefits: This plugin streamlines the user experience by providing a convenient way to navigate lengthy content, improving accessibility and usability.
    • What the Plugin Does: Hourglass Anchor Links adds a left-hand side meta box to all post types, enabling users to enable or disable heading links. By default, the plugin adds an ID to every heading and a link icon to the right of the heading. When clicked, the link icon copies the heading anchor link to the user’s clipboard.

Installation

    • Step-by-Step Guide:
      1. Purchase and download the Hourglass Anchor Links plugin zip file from our website.
      2. Log in to your WordPress admin dashboard.
      3. Always backup your website before making changes
      4. Navigate to Plugins > Add New and click the “Upload Plugin” button.
      5. Choose the plugin zip file and click “Install Now.”
      6. Once installed, click “Activate Plugin” to activate the plugin.
    • Requirements and Compatibility: Hourglass Anchor Links is compatible with WordPress version 5.0 or higher.
    • Troubleshooting Tips: If you encounter any issues during installation, please refer to our troubleshooting guide or contact our support team for assistance.

Getting Started

    • Quick Start Guide:
      • Upon activation, Hourglass Anchor Links will automatically add anchor links to headings on your pages and posts.
      • The left-hand side meta box in the pages, posts, and custom post-types allows you to enable or disable heading links as needed.
    • Basic Setup Instructions: No additional setup is required. The plugin is ready to use once activated.

Features

    • Automatic Heading ID Generation: Hourglass Anchor Links automatically assigns unique IDs to heading elements (h2-h6) on your website.
    • Clickable Link Icons: Each heading is accompanied by a clickable link icon that copies the heading anchor link to the user’s clipboard.
    • Left-hand Side Meta Box: The plugin adds a convenient meta box to all post types, allowing users to toggle heading links on or off.

Configuration

    • Settings:
      • Choose whether to enable or disable heading links by default.

Usage

    • Step-by-Step Tutorials:
      • Simply install and activate the Hourglass Anchor Links plugin to start using its features immediately.
      • Use the left-hand side meta box in the pages, posts, and custom post-types to toggle heading links on or off as needed.

Extensions and Add-ons

    • Additional Features: Currently, no additional features or add-ons are available for Hourglass Anchor Links.

Support and Troubleshooting

    • Get Help:
      • If you need assistance or encounter any issues while using Hourglass Anchor Links, please don’t hesitate to contact our support team.
    • Troubleshooting Tips: Refer to our troubleshooting guide for solutions to common problems.

Feedback & Contributions

We value your feedback and are committed to continuously improving our plugins to meet your needs. If you have any suggestions, feature requests, or encounter any issues while using our plugin, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us. You can contact our support team through our contact form for assistance.

 

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