Free WordPress Testimonial Plugin: AP Custom Testimonial – Documentation

Documentation of AP Custom Testimonial Plugin

Check out the plugin’s full features: View Plugin’s Full Features
Check out the plugin’s demo: View Plugin’s Demo


  1. Unzip
  2. Upload all the files to the /wp-content/plugins/ap-custom-testimonial
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  4. For customizing the plugin’s settings, click on Ap Custom Testimonial menu in WordPress of left admin menu.


Testimonial Manager

Creating New Testimonial
For creating a new testimonial, you will simply need to click on the “Add Testimonial” button of the Plugin’s main page. Once you click the button you will be redirected to the new testimonial builder page where you can add the testimonial adding details in input fields. Once you have created the testimonial then you will be redirected to testimonial listing page where you can edit or delete the testimonial as you see fit.
Screenshot-1: Testimonial Listing page

Screenshot-2: Testimonial Adding page

Shortcode Generator Page

Once you create the enough required testimonial, you can switch the tab by clicking the “Shortcode Generator” tab to go to this section where you can generate the way you want to display testimonial by changing options available.

Then you can click the “Generate Shortcode” tab to generate dynamic shortcode.
Once shortcode generated, You can copy that dynamically generated shortcode anywhere you want.

We also have default shortcode [ap_custom_testimonial] that you can use to generate default grid layout for the testimonial.

Currently we have 3 Pre Designed Layout to choose from either list, grid and slider that you can choose.
You can see the different options available in following section as shown in the screenshot.


Screenshot-3: Testimonial Shortcode Generator page

Options Settings Page

Once you have pasted the shortcode in your required page,post or widget, you can switch the tab by clicking the “Option” tab to go to this section where you can edit the way you want to display testimonial by changing your own setting options.

We have following feature available in our current version to choose from:

Content Length Setting: Allows you to choose either display content at its full length or use excerpt for longer content in the testimonial.

Image Setting: Allows you to edit image display option by allowing you to change image size, image border color and image border radius.

Color Setting: Allows you to change color of the font and background of the testimonial.

Typography Setting: Allows you to choose font type and font size for your testimonial.

You can see the different setting options available in following section as shown in the screenshot.
Screenshot-4: Custom Display Setting page

Available Layouts screenshots

Screenshot-5 : Slider Layout

Screenshot-6: List-Layout

Themes Compatible with the Plugin :AP Custom Testimonial works best with every WordPress theme. Its even more remarkable when used with popular themes like VMagazine and AccessPress Parallax.


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