Add Cause

You can add new causes through CausesAdd Cause in the WordPress Administration Panel.

The Causes → Add New Cause page

Causes contain most of the same options as standard posts. You can read about these in the Add New Post chapter. Additionally, they contain post options specific to causes.

Cause Options

Cause Options are found below the editor on the Edit Cause page. If the Cause Options are not visible, make sure they are checked inside the Screen Options area at the top.

If you are adding a new cause, make sure you have saved the post before editing cause options. Otherwise, the cause options will not be visible.

Select the sidebar position. Choose No Sidebar for Full- width page.

Select Sidebar

Choose Sidebar 

Slider images

The header image is displayed behind the title at the top of the single cause page in the front-end. Select a wide but short image, around 1680px x 275px. Click the + button to upload an image.

If you don’t add a header image, the default background color will be displayed.

Donation button

Switch to On to display the donation button in the single cause sidebar.

Goal amount

The amount of money you are raising for this cause. Keep this field empty if you do not want to display a progress bar on the single cause page. The currency used here can be set in Theme Options → Payment Settings → Currency Code.

Goal amount


Add location for this cause.

End date

The date on which you are no longer collecting money for this cause.

Be a Volunteer Link

Add “Be a Volunteer” link for this cause.

Example of a cause
Example of a cause
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