MyRestaurantTheme comes with a barrage of custom built WordPress widgets, which can make your restaurant site more useful, attractive, and engaging.
This page contains tutorials on all of the widgets you can use after enabling MyRestaurantTheme on your WordPress installation.
As you’ll know, widgets can be added to any of the widgetized areas on your website. Some need a bit of configuration, so it’s a good idea to watch the relevant tutorials.
This page contains videos on using all of the custom widgets built into MyRestaurantTheme, feel free to scroll down and watch the ones you need.Read More
MyRestaurantTheme includes 2 similar, yet different areas to get your customers buying ordering more things. The reason these 2 areas are similar, is that they show 3 extra items to you customers.
The upsell area, which appears on the checkout page, right before your customers finalize their orders. Of course, the upsell area will only appear if you are using MyRestaurantTheme’s online ordering system, and get’s it’s randomized food items from any single food category you specify.
The related items area, which appears on every single food item page. It gets it’s randomized food items from the same category the page being viewed is in, so the related items area works automatically.Read More
Once you start using MyRestaurantTheme, you’ll be able to use the built-in online ordering system on your restaurant site.
This lengthy tutorial will show you how to set up online ordering on your restaurant website, the things you’ll need to configure, and what you need to look out for.
Once you set everything up, you’ll also be able to accept bank cards via PayPal, and your customers will be able to order take-away or home delivery as well.
If you are planning on using the online ordering and delivery system on your WordPress/MyRestaurantTheme website, make sure you watch this tutorial and follow the instructions carefuly.Read More
MyRestaurantTheme has 2 ways for you to integrate the OpenTable reservation system into your website. You can add an OpenTable widget either to your site’s widgetized areas, or directly into your content areas.
If you use OpenTable, and want to keep on using it rather than using MyRestaurantTheme’s built in table reservation system, you’ll want to watch this tutorial.
If you don’t use the OpenTable service, you can skip this tutorial altogether, as it won’t be relevant to your website.Read More
Once you enable your MyRestaurantTheme powered site’s coupon system, you’ll be able to offer coupons to your website visitors.
This tutorial will show you how to configure your coupons page, how to add individual coupons, and also a neat marketing trick for creating a sense of urgency in your website visitors.
The Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus sharing links are added automatically to each of your restaurant’s coupons, so you don’t have to worry about those.Read More
What restaurant website would be complete without a means for your visitors to reserve a table, right?
This tutorial will show you how to configure the table reservation system in your MyRestaurantTheme powered website. Keep in mind that our reservation system is more advanced than those you see elsewhere, it’s not just a simple WordPress contact form you might find in other themes. MyRestaurantTheme’s reservation system takes several variable into account, meaning it uses the time of day, your opening times, etc. to give your visitors a more exact reservation experience.
You will need to configure a couple of things for the system to work properly, so make sure you watch this tutorial as well.Read More
Your restaurant site’s built in image gallery make the showcasing of photos very easy.
You can create an unlimited number of image galleries on your site, and upload an unlimited number of images to each gallery. The only rule is that 1 post/page can only have 1 image gallery.
This tutorial will show you how to upload photos to your website, and use the built-in image gallery system to present your photos to your visitors in an attractive way.Read More
Shortcodes make formatting your text, and adding interesting design and animation elements easy.
MyRestaurantTheme includes a large number of shortcodes, the result of which can be viewed on our shortcodes demo page. We have also developed a handy shortcode generator, which you can use when editing your content.
This tutorial will show you how to use the shortcode generator to create shortcodes, and include them in any part of your site.Read More
Widgets are a nice WordPress feature, that allow you to add various preformatted elements to any widgetized area on your WordPress theme.
MyRestaurantTheme has several of these widgetized areas: sidebar, homepage, footer. You can also embed a couple of the widgets within the text of posts as well.
This tutorial will show you the widgetized areas of your MyRestaurantTheme powered website, and show you how to add widgets as well. It’s as simple as dragging and dropping the elements.Read More
MyRestaurantTheme, the premiere WordPress theme for restaurants and bars, includes numerous options to customize your website.
This tutorial will give you a general overview of the different administration options we have built into the WP dashboard, to give you an understanding of how the administration options panel works.
We have detailed tutorial on each of the administration options as well, but this will give you a good overview of everything you can control after you start using MyRestaurantTheme.Read More