Installation

How to install

  1. Download zip archive and extract plugin folder
  2. With your FTP program, upload the plugin folder to the wp-content/plugins folder in your WordPress directory online
  3. Go to Plugins screen and find the newly uploaded Plugin in the list
  4. Click Activate Plugin to activate it
  5. Configure wp-elections using the following pages in the admin panel:
    • Elections -> Campaign
    • Elections -> Candidates
    • Elections -> Voters
  6. Edit or create a page on your blog which includes the shortcode [elections_shortcode] and visit the page you have edited or created.

How to update

  1. Deactivate the plugin (you will not lose any events)
  2. Remove your current elections directory from the WordPress plugins directory
  3. Upload the whole elections directory into your WordPress plugins directory
  4. Activate the plugin on your WordPress plugins page

How to uninstall

  1. Deactivate and delete the plugin on the plugins page of your blog dashboard
  2. Remove the shortcode [elections_shortcode] from the page you were using to show campaign, or delete that page