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How to enable video lightbox button on Sydney WordPress theme’s full screen slider?

Sydney Slide Button Lightbox plugin allows you to enable lightbox effect on the main slider (Full screen slider) button of Sydney WordPress theme to play a video file (self-hosted or YouTube, Vimeo, etc.).

To enable YouTube video lightbox on the slide button of Sydney theme’s Full screen slider, follow these steps:

  1. Download the .zip package of this plugin
  2. Install to your WordPress website’s which is running Sydney theme via the Plugins menu > Add New > Upload
  3. Activate plugin
  4. Specify your video URL (e.g.: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=668nUCeBHyY) to Customize > Header area > Header Slider > URL for your call to action button. You can use any video URL from YouTube, Vimeo, and other video sharing services, or even a self-hosted video file from your WordPress website’s media library.
  5. Update/Publish
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How to display Instagram feed when my WordPress website is in maintenance mode?

Enable Maintenance Page plugin allows you to choose a page content to display when a WordPress website is set in maintenance mode. By this core feature, you can insert any type of blocks and put them in preferred order. For example, you can display photos or videos from your Instagram feed, that will give an option for visitors to connect and keep updated with your business via Instagram posts. This will surely help maintaining conversation while your website is not online.

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Maintenance mode with minimal settings for WordPress

Enable Maintenance Page is a plugin that allows you to quickly switch a WordPress website readability to a maintenance mode for visitors and display content from a specific page for all public links.

This plugin offers minimal settings, that can be accessed from left site admin menu: Settings > Reading > Enable Maintenance Page.

The content to display during maintenance mode can be choosen from existing pages or the new one. This option allows full control of the information to ready by visitors when they can’t see your actual website pages. It is a good option when your site has block editor enabled. So that you can choose preferred essentials blocks like heading, paragraph, button, embed social profile, etc. You can also add extra blocks from additional block-focused plugins like map, contact form, subscription form, etc.

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