Depending on which Starter Pack you used, the Front Page 3 widget area is set up using either the AgentPress Listings plugin or the IMPress for IDX Broker plugin.
You will need to set up each of these plugins before you can use the widgets for Featured Listings.
AgentPress - Listing plugin - Add Taxonomy, Terms, and Listings.
IMPress for IDX Broker plugin - Connect WordPress to your IDX Broker account by adding an API Key, create Wrapper page, and create Saved Searches.
IMPress for IDX Broker - IMPress Property Showcase using Featured Listings
You will want to connect your IDX Broker account to your WordPress website first.
You may optionally create a Saved Search or Link to use to display properties.
Front page 3 widget area has the IMPress Property Showcase widget.
Use the following settings:
- Add a Title
- Choose the Properties to Display from the drop down: Featured
- Check Show image?
- Check Use rows?
- Listings per row: 3
- Max number of listings to show: 3
- UNCHECK Default Styling?
IMPress for IDX Broker - IMPress Property Showcase using a Saved Link
For Properties to Display, if you do not yet have Featured listings in your IDX Broker account, you can choose Use a Saved Search. You will need to create a Saved Search or Link in either WordPress or your IDX Broker account.
How to create a Saved Search or Link in IDX Broker
(More info on creating Saved Search or Link in either WordPress or your IDX Broker account.)
The settings on your IMPress Property Showcase widget will look like this:
Changes to the settings above:
- Choose the Properties to Display from the drop down: Use Saved Link
- Choose a Saved Link (if selected above): from the drop down: Your Saved Link
If you use IDX Broker, you can still add Listings with the AgentPress Listings plugin, if you like.
But if you will not be using the AgentPress Listings plugin, you can delete it.
AgentPress Listings - Featured Listings
You will need to create some taxonomies, create some taxonomy terms, and add some property listings.
Front page 3 widget area has the AgentPress - Featured Listings widget.
- Title: Featured Listings
- How many results are returned? 3