Tips, Tricks & How-Tos

Show captions under thumbnails

Sunshine has an option to show the image name under the thumbnails in the Gallery view. In Sunshine > Settings > Galleries > Show Image Name option. First step is to enable this option. Now we need to add some custom code either to our theme’s functions.php file or use a plugin like Code Snippets to […]

Make a product only available in a package

Some users have wanted to make specific products only available in a Package and not available for individual purchase. Packages do require that you only use existing products. However, in Sunshine any product that does not have a price (left blank) is not available for purchase. If you set a price to “0”, then it is offered […]

Have a password-only landing page

Many Sunshine users password protect every single gallery. Some of you don’t want your users to see other galleries. You can create a simple password field landing page where users are prompted to enter their gallery password. If they enter a valid gallery password, they are then automatically taken directly to the gallery.

Test purchases with PayPal

It can be helpful to run some test purchases to make sure everything is working how you want it with your Sunshine install. PayPal has a Sandbox which is an almost exact clone of the live site where you can make test accounts and run test purchases.

Customize logo on login screen

By default, WordPress shows it’s own logo on the login page. With Sunshine, you can easily change that to your own logo.