How to Add a Recipe

The instructions below apply only to the WP Recipe Maker plugin.


Install the plugin

  1. Go to your WordPress dashboard > Plugins > Add New
  2. Search for the WP Recipe Maker plugin > install and activate it

Select the custom recipe template

Each theme has a custom recipe template. To select it, do the following:

  1. Go to your WordPress dashboard > WP Recipe Maker > Settings
  2. Under Appearance, select Recipe Template
  3. The recipe template is named after the theme you’re using; select it from the Food Recipe Template dropdown
  4. Click on Save Changes

Note: follow the same steps for Print Version.

How to create a recipe and add it to your post?

You can create the recipe directly in your post editor.

  1. Go to your WordPress dashboard > Posts > Add New or open an existing post in the editor
  2. Click on the “+” sign and find & select the WPRM Recipe block
  3. Click on Create New Recipe (or Insert Existing Recipe, if you’ve already created it)
  4. Add an image, recipe name, ingredients and so on
  5. Then click on Save & Close

Add the jump to/print recipe buttons

  1. Go to your WordPress dashboard > WP Recipe Maker > Settings
  2. Under Appearance, select Recipe Snippets
  3. The recipe template is named after the theme you’re using (ex.: Snippet Circe Buttons); select it from the Food Recipe Snippet Template dropdown
  4. Click on Save Changes

How to add the recipe buttons to your post?

Note: your post needs to have a recipe, otherwise the buttons wont show up.

  1. Go to your WordPress dashboard > Posts > open the post with the recipe in the editor
  2. At the top of your post, add the Recipe Snippet block