Documentation and Tutorials

Learn how to get the most out of the Companion plugins for WordPress. Read all Documentation, Reference Materials, and Tutorials here.

Add more intervals to the options in Companion Auto Update

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  • Auto Updater
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Companion Auto Update allows you to change how often certain features will run (Updaters, Notifications etc.) and by default it comes with the options for Hourly, Twice a day, Daily, Weekly and Monthly. But, we are all about giving you full control so if you want to add custom intervals to the plugin you can […]

How to use the shortcode in Companion Portfolio

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  • Portfolio

Since version 2.2 we’ve introduced a block for the new gutenberg editor that comes with WordPress since version 5.0. While we will continue to update this block with more features and thus recommend this block over the shortcode we will not drop the shortcode. But, we will remove the shortcode generator from the plugin in a future […]

Companion Auto Update and it’s future: What you’ll (probably) see in the nearby future

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  • Auto Updater
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  • WordPress Plugins

On this page you’ll see features that we’re planning to add to Companion Auto Update in a future update of this plugin.

How to use Companion Revision Manager

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  • Revision manager

At the time of writing this, Companion Revision Manager is a pretty straight forward plugin with not that many settings. This post exists more because I needed to add something to the documentation area. The plugin has 3 options; An option to delete all existing revisions An option to disable (or enable) revisions completely And […]

How to use custom hooks in Companion Portfolio

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  • Portfolio

If  you’re a plugin or theme developer and would like to extend the features of Companion Portfolio you can do so by using custom hooks and filters. If you have any idea on new hooks that should be added to this plugin please reach out to me and I’ll see what I can do. The hooks After the content […]

Known issues & fixes for Companion Auto Update

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  • Auto Updater
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A plugin of this scale can’t go without at least a few issues. All known issues are listed here with a fix for it (if we have one). Issues with paid plugins & themes Issues with plugins Updating is globally disabled / All automatic updates are disabled Issues with paid plugins & themes Right now […]

How to use the shortcode in Companion Sitemap Generator

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  • Sitemap Generator

Since version 3.7 we’ve introduced a block for the new gutenberg editor that comes with WordPress since version 5.0. While we will continue to update this block with more features and thus recommend this block over the shortcode we will not drop the shortcode. But, we will remove the shortcode generator from the plugin in […]

How to use custom hooks in Companion Auto Update

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  • Auto Updater
  • Documentation and Tutorials

If  you’re a plugin or theme developer and would like to extend the features of Companion Auto Update you can do so by using custom hooks and filters. If you have any idea on new hooks that should be added to this plugin please reach out to me and I’ll see what I can do. […]

Frequently Asked Questions about Companion Auto Update for WordPress.

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  • Auto Updater
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Here’s a list of Frequently Asked Questions about Companion Auto Update for WordPress.