Login plugin in Dashboard page has 3 blocks.
First block provide a shortcode [hg-login-button] which you need simply copy and paste into your post/page to have a LOGIN button with default settings, adding special attributes such ass text=”Login” and show_menu=”yes” you add additional possibilities, so the shortcode takes this form [hg-login-button text="Login" show_menu="yes"] text - The text to be displayed inside button(default value is defined in plugin's settings) and by changing text value you may rename the button show_menu - Whether to show account specific menu instead of login button when user is logged in, default value is "no" To add the button into template copy and paste this shortcode <?php echo do_shortcode("[hg-login-button text="Login" show_menu="yes"]"); ?> and add in the php file of your theme
One more button for signing up for no registered users. This uses the shortcode [hg-signup-button] which adds the button in post and page and the same attributes such as text=”Sign Up” and show_menu=”yes” text - The text to be displayed inside button(default value is defined in plugin's settings) and by changing text value you may rename the button show_menu - Whether to show account specific menu instead of sign up button when user is logged in, default value is "no" To add the button into template copy and paste this shortcode <?php echo do_shortcode("[hg-signup-button text="Sign up" show_menu="yes"]"); ?> and add in the php file of your theme
This block will redirect to Settings Options, let’s see the settings in Step 3
Settings of Login plugin has 4 sections
General setting will make general changes of the whole plugin and has the main configuration options
This option enable the possibility to redirect to some page after logging in.
Enable this option to get notification message on your email once some will login or sign up in your site.
Write down your email address here, to get the notifications
Select this so as the visitor after sign up got an email with the verification link.
Here write the text of verification message that the visitor will get after signing up
After the visitor has submitted the form to sign up write a URL link you redirect him/her to. Leave it blank to stay in the same page
Specify URL link where to user will be redirected to after login, and leave it blank to stay in the same page.
Specify URL link where to user will be redirected to after logout, and leave it blank to stay in the same page.
In a sign Up form there is term of use which you may ask to agree. Select this option to enable a checkbox for terms.
When a user will need to reset a password there will be a special popup for it
Write the text on the header part of the Reset Password Popup
Select this option if you want to accept weak passwords.
Specify a text on a Sign Up button, if you want to change it.
After the button is pressed there is a popup with the text on the header, which you may specify here.
Write any text for a subtitle and leave it blank to not have any subtitle
Besides defining a custom text for each shortcode you may also change the name on the button from this option
The popup on Login Page may have the title. Text of the title can be changed from this part
Write any text for subtitle, and leave it blank to not have any subtitles
After the “forgot password” is clicked it opens a popup with the Title which you may write here
The main menu after logging in can consist of these two default link, and also can be auditioned with the new links.
The section is for connection of your plugin with facebook application which allows to sign up and login the account from facebook acount of the user
For signing up new users from a facebook you need to add an application in https://developers.facebook.com/
This option while selected will allow to registrate using Facebook account.
After creating and application , add the Facebook App ID number here.
After creating and application , add the Facebook App Secret number here
Disable default CSS. Select to disable all css styles from the plugin
By disabling default CSS you start creating your own style using custom CSS
Using Popup Styles options you may play with the colors on different elements of a popup window. Here are some elements which you may change in Colo
Login button also may be designed from the colors, you may change the color of following parts:
And change the font size of Login Button text from option:
Login Button Font Size(px)
Specify different colors for the Signup button, you may change color on the following parts.
And change the font size of Sign Up Button text from option:
Signup Button Font Size(px)
As being a pro option this reCaptcha from Google will protect from spam and harmful robots. Just enable the reCaptcha keys following the link https://www.google.com/recaptcha/admin which is written in the security section as well, and get you reCaptcha key and Secret key
Click this option to enable the reCaptcha in your Sign Up form
Write down the public key that you have got. This key is needed to display the recaptcha widget
Add the secret key here. This key is needed for communications between your site and Google
Choose dark or Light theme for your reCaptcha box