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Move-in Ready is designed to be used with or without IDX. This guide will cover setting it up with Equity IDX widgets, but can replaced with alternative widgets. Where applicable we have noted alternatives. If using IDX, make sure you have activated IDX features in the theme.

Home Top

Home Top Left widget

The Home Top Left section is configured for the Equity – IDX Property Carousel widget.

Alternative: WP Listings plugin and the Equity – Featured Listings Scroller (or any other slider plugin)

  1. Visit the Appearance > Widgets page
  2. Expand the Home Top Left widget area
  3. Add the Equity – IDX Property Carousel widget to the Home Top Left widget area
  4. Do not enter a title
  5. Select the property type to display
  6. Enter “1” for the number of properties to display at one time
  7. Enter the number of total properties to include in the carousel
  8. Click the Save button

Home Top Right widget

The Home Top Right section is configured for the Equity – IDX Quick Search widget.

Alternative: WP Listings search widget

  1. Visit the Appearance > Widgets page
  2. Expand the Home Top Right widget area
  3. Add the Equity – IDX Quick Search widget to the Home Top Right widget area
  4. Enter a title
  5. Select the MLS to search
  6. Enter search button text or leave at default, and choose “Vertical” orientation.
  7. Click the Save button

Home Middle

The middle section of the homepage uses the theme’s column and button shortcodes to display calls to action in a Text widget.

  1. Visit the Appearance > Widgets page
  2. Expand the Home Middle widget area
  3. Add a Text widget to the Home Middle widget area
  4. Enter the following code and customize to your needs:

    (*Tip: you can use any number of columns, and any other shortcodes here, like icon boxes)
  5. Click the Save button

Home Bottom

Home Bottom Left

The Home Bottom Left is configured to use the Equity – IDX City Links widget and a text widget, but you can use any other available widget here.

  1. Visit the Appearance > Widgets page
  2. Expand the Home Bottom Left widget area
  3. Add a Text widget to the Home Bottom Left widget area
  4. Enter a title
  5. Enter some intro text welcoming visitors to your site
  6. Click the Save button
  7. Add the Equity – IDX City Links widget
  8. Select an MLS
  9. Select a city list to display. If you don’t have any custom city list, you can create one in your IDX Broker Dashboard
  10. Select to use columns, and enter the number of columns
  11. Click the Save button

Home Bottom Right

The Home Bottom Right is configured to use the Equity – Featured Posts widget and a text widget with the testimonial shortcode, but you can use any other available widget here.

  1. Visit the Appearance > Widgets page
  2. Expand the Home Bottom Right widget area
  3. Add the Equity – Featured Posts widget to the Home Bottom Right widget area
  4. Give it a title
  5. Enter 1 (or more) for the number of posts to display
  6. Select to display a featured image and choose the “mini (90×90)” size image
  7. Select to show the post title, and display a content limit of 70 characters.
  8. Click the Save button
  9. Add a Text widget to the Home Bottom Right widget area
  10. Enter a title
  11. Use the Testimonial shortcode and the button shortcode to link to a page with more (optional) Example:
    [[testimonial name="Client Name"]Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Curabitur cursus ex sed odio sollicitudin lobortis. Phasellus congue facilisis arcu at rhoncus. Donec vel justo neque. Nam dictum egestas turpis eu placerat.[/testimonial]]
    [[button url="#" size="small"]More Testimonials[/button]]
  12. Click the Save button