Divi Post Extended – A Plugin That Gives Divi Posts an Artistic Look
Divi Post Extended is a plugin which works with Divi Theme as an add-on. The purpose of this plugin is to create artistic and beautiful blog posts on any website powered by Divi Theme.
The idea behind the plugin is to provide more options for users for displaying their posts other than the standard layout without using Divi Builder. Divi Post Extended serves this purpose and allows creating a post on Divi website with 3 (initial release 1.0.0 as on March 20th 2018) post layouts which can be selected from plugin configuraiton page and can be applied globally.
Divi Post Extended can be installed and it can transform the Divi posts completely. Here is how the default blog posts look after installing and activating Divi Post Extended with Stellar layout.
Main features and functionalities of Divi Post Extended
The main features of Divi Post Extended are it’s 3 ready to use post layouts which can be implemented on any Divi site within a few seconds. Divi Post Extended provides full support for different post formats including Gallery, Link, Video, Audio and Quote.
1. Select a unique sidebar for each post in Divi theme.
2. Use default Divi layout or Divi Builder layout on any post.
3. Use sidebars or select fullwidth posts.
4. Create beautiful galleries and shows images like never before.
The installation process of Divi Post Extended is simple and can be made functional in a few seconds. All a user need to do is to purchase and download the plugin from the Divi Extended. Once downloaded, the product zip file can be uploaded on WordPress dashboard using install Plugin page and the plugin is activated like any other plugin.
Once the plugin is activated from WordPress Dashboard, the settings page of the plugin can be visited and configured. The first step is to enable the plugin from the plugin settings page and selection of one of the available layouts as show here.
Preview of existing post layouts in Divi Post Extended
Any of these layouts can be selected as default layout for all the posts from the plugin settings page. If a user wants to add another layout other than default on a specific page, it can be overridden by editing the post and selecting the desired layout manually.
Full Post Preview
This example shows the Divi Post Extended full page layout demo. It uses Stellar layout and is available with classic and prime layout as well. The demo also shows opt in form, related post and social media sharing icons rendered after post using Monarch, Jetpack and Bloom respectively.
This example shows the Stellar post layout again but with a sidebar on the left. One of the best thing about this plugin is ability to select an individual sidebar for a post and thus gives a very good control to users who want to create their posts and assign a specific sidebar to it. A sidebar on left or right can be added to any available layout.
Preview of Post Formats
Divi Post Extended is power packed with post format support and a layout like the following demos can be created by assigning specific post format while editing a post.