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How to Add/Edit a Profile

Profiles are shown at http://gk-capital.com/leadership/management and http://gk-capital.com/leadership/board-of-directors It provides a collection of staff profiles selected for display by GKC.

Adding a Profile

To add a new Profile, follow the instructions below:

1. Click on the ‘Profiles’ menu in the admin sidebar


This will open the ‘Profile’ listing page. From here, press the ‘Add New’ button:


2. Enter the Profile’s biology

On the ‘Add New Post’ page, shown below, enter a name in the Profile field labeled ‘Enter title here’.

Enter the bio for the Profile in the large text area below the title field.

3. Set the Featured Image

The Featured Image is the large image that is shown above the text of a Profile.

To set the featured image, in the section labeled ‘Featured Image’ on the right side of the page, click ‘Set featured image’.

A pop-up window titled ‘Insert Media’ should now appear:

Next, click the ‘Upload Files’ tab near the top of the window.


You should now see the file upload dialog shown below:

Click on the ‘Select Files’ button to choose the image file from your computer. Alternatively, you can drag and drop the file anywhere on the pop-up window.

Click the blue ‘Set featured image’ button to the bottom right.

The file will now be uploaded to the website.

4. Select a Category

In the section labeled ‘Categories’ (usually under ‘Featured Image’), select ‘Management’ or ‘Board of Directors’ depending on where you need the profile to be displayed.

5. Set an Excerpt

Excerpts are short bio summaries which appear on profile pages.

6. Save and publish the Profile

In the section labeled ‘Publish’ (usually on the top-right of the page), click the blue ‘Publish’ button to save and publish the Profile – pictured below. Alternatively, you may click the ‘Save Draft’ button to save the Profile without publishing it.

Editing a Profile

To edit a Profile, open the Profile listing page (see part 1 above).

From there, with the mouse cursor hover over the Profile which you intend to edit, then click the ‘Edit’ link which appears.


Then, simply follow the same instructions given above for adding a new Profile.

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