Divi Blurb Extended Documentation

Download

A download link is sent in the order confirmation email. The product can also be downloaded from My Account area.

File Structure

1. There are two files available for download (1) divi-blurb-extended.zip (2) divi-blurb-extended-demo-layouts.json

Installation

1. Go to Plugins>>Add New>>Upload Plugin>>Choose File to browse and upload divi-blurb-extended.zip using Add Plugin option on WordPress Dashboard.
4. Once installed, activate the plugin.

Activation

(No API based activation is required since 1.0.4 version of Divi Blurb Extended released on 20th March 2018)

Use

1. Edit the page where you want to use Divi Blurb Extended or create a new page and load Divi Builder.
2. Click on Insert Module and then select “Divi Blurb Extended”.
3. Enter the layout you want from the available layouts – Classic, Flipbox, Easebox, Borderbox and Image Card and select and configure the settings in the module settings like any other module.
4. To import the layouts, go to Divi library and click import, then uploaded the “divi-blurb-extended-demo-layouts.json” to Divi library. The demo pages will be added to Divi library which can be added on any page using Divi Builder.

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

Q: What is Divi Blurb Extended?
A: Divi Blurb Extended is a plugin by Divi Extended which work upon Divi and Extra WordPress Theme. It also works on Divi Builder Plugin which allows users to create enhanced Blurbs.

Divi Blurb Extended adds up some special features to the traditional Divi Blurb Module. One of the most common features is the Read More button. If you were looking for a solution of how to add a read more button in Divi Blurb, this plugin is the answer to your question.

Apart from the read more button in blurbs, the plugin comes with some really nice ready to use layouts that can be selected from within the Divi Blurb Extended module setting. The includes Flip Box, Blurb Position on Right, Add square and hexagon along with default circle in Divi blurb and more.

Q: What are the Unique Features of Divi Blurb Extended Compared to Default Divi Blurb Module?
A: Classic
1. Classic layout has option to show icon on right in blurb. It is available in other layouts as well.
2. Square and hexagon shape around the icons instead of round in default divi blurb.
3. Read more button which you can use to create a link right from the blurb without adding a button module.

Flipbox effect which shows blurb heading by default and then show the content on mouse hover.

Easebox layout offers special animation.

Border box layout offers creating a border around blurb.

Image card offers using images along with blurb and create layout like the demo.

Q: How to update Divi Blurb Extended?
A: The plugin comes with one click update. There will be a notification for the plugin update like other WordPress updates.

Q: How many Blurb layouts are there in Divi Blurb Extended?
A: There are 5 Blurb Layouts in Divi Blurb Extended. Classic Extended, Flipbox, Easebox, Borderbox and Image Card.

Q: Can I still use the default Divi Blurb?
A: Yes, the Divi Default blurb remains same. The plugin Divi Blurb Extended adds a new module for in Divi Library for it’s functionality.

Q: Will it work with DIVI Builder plugin installed on any theme other than DIVI?
A: Divi Blurb Extended is a module that works with Divi Theme, Extra Theme and Divi Builder Plugin.

Q: I purchased the plugin and want to know how can I download it again in future?
A: Users can visit “My Accounts” page and log-in to download the plugin anytime. In case if users does not remember the login details, they could re-set the password using lost password link. They need to provide the same email which they used to purchase the product.

Q: Will it work on both Post and Pages?
A: Yes, Divi Blurb Extended will work on both Post and Pages.

Q: Will it work on both Post and Pages?
A: Yes, Divi Blurb Extended will work on both Post and Pages

Q: Can I use other modules on same page where I use Divi Blurb Extended module?
A: Yes, it can be used like any other modules without any issue.

Q: Will it work with Custom Post Types?
A: Yes, Divi Blurb Extended can be used on pages, posts and custom post types with added support for Divi builder. (click here on how to do it)

Q: I have purchased Regular License. Can I convert it to Extended License?
A: Yes you can convert regular license to extended license by paying the difference. Contact us and we will send you details on how you can upgrade.

Q: Can I use Divi Blurb Extended in my Divi Child Themes which I sell Further?
A: Divi Blurb Extended can be used by Divi child theme developers who want to ship the plugin in their products. The child theme license cannot be used to resale the Divi Blurb Extended module separately and must be advertised and included within the Divi Child Theme. The license for single child theme is $249.

Q: How to Update from 1.0.0 to 1.0.1 or above?
A: In order to update from 1.0.0 to 1.0.1 or above, there is a manual process required.

1. Deactivate and delete the existing version (1.0.0) of the plugin.
2. Download the updated version from DiviExtended.com Downloads page.
3. Upload the plugin and activate it.
4. The update is complete. The settings won’t be deleted when you deactivate and delete the plugin in step 1.

If you are using 1.0.1 or above, the update can be done like any other plugin by clicking on update links in the dashboard.

Q: I am not able to see Icons in Visual Editor Mode.
A: Add this CSS

.admin-bar .et_pb_blurb_extended .et-pb-icon {
opacity: 1 !important;
}

Q: How to move icon in middle in Divi Blurb Extended Border Box Layout?
A: In Border Box Layout, the icons are attached at a distance of 22 pixels. If you want to move the top icon to the center, you can override that area using the following CSS snippet

.et_pb_main_blurb_image {
left: calc(50% – (68px/2));
}

Here, 68 is manually obtained width of the icon area which will need to replace with your own icon box size.

The CSS can go to your page for moving all icons to the center with the specified size or can be added to Divi Blurb Extended module’s setting under Advanced >> Blurb Image