What You Can Do with Toolset and Zero Programming
Toolset allows you to add custom post types, fields and taxonomies to your WordPress sites, but that’s barely scratching the surface. The real power of Toolset is what you can do with these custom types, without writing any code.
Using Toolset is like having an expert programmer, instantly implementing what you request. If you know basic HTML and CSS, Toolset will take care of the programming for you.
- Connect between different post types
- Create custom queries and display lists on the front-end
- Display custom fields and taxonomy
- Build custom searches
- Create forms for front-end content submission and editing
- Create forms for front-end user registration
- Display information as markers on Google Maps
- Control access to different parts of the WordPress admin and front-end
What You Can Do with Toolset with a Bit of Programming
Toolset is highly extensible. Besides all the goodies that you can build without a single line of code, Toolset comes with advanced hooks and filters, allowing infinite enhancements.
If you’re an experienced programmer, Toolset will allow you to handle a lot more work for a lot less time. You will become more efficient and limit your custom coding to where it’s really needed.
- Create custom workflows, turning WordPress into an application framework
- Display calculated field values using custom short codes
- Integrate Views with non-HTML display engines
Toolset review on How you Can Learn Toolset?
Many of today’s Toolset clients have used Drupal in the past. If you’re in Drupal now and looking for an alternative, have a look at our migration guide from Drupal to WordPress.
If you’re building custom sites with custom database tables and PHP code, read their tutorial on how to migrate from a custom database design into WordPress.
Toolset review on custom types and fields that a site needs
Different sites need different content types. Toolset lets you create the exact content types that you need and easily set-up the connections between them.
Toolset review about Design templates and Views
Toolset makes it easy to design templates, archives and lists for your content types. You build everything visually using the WordPress built-in Block Editor.
Besides templates, you almost always need to display lists of items. You can create simple lists, grids, tables, custom searches and even display content on Google Maps.
Toolset review on forms for front-end content submission and editing
If you’re building listing, classifieds or directory sites, you need forms that allow visitors to submit and edit content directly from the front-end. Toolset lets you create forms for any content type with any field you choose.
Control who can access different admin and front-end pages
Toolset includes advanced access control to both the WordPress admin and to front-end pages. You can set-up custom roles and manage their access to your site. When you’re blocking access, you can choose what to display instead.
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