Developers Choice Artists (DC Artists) is a simple WordPress plugin for creating a performing artist discography website.
Use for bands, solo artists discography website. Add artists’ biography, videos, album/song titles, buy links, social links.
Note: This plugin is NOT for selling, downloading or backing up music or any kind of file, it is only for presenting the available work of performing artists, you can however include links to we where fans can buy music and connect with the artists you list on your site.
- 2 Widgets
- Fluid CSS/Responsive Build
- Ajax page load on artist page
- Custom Page Creation
- Discography Management
- Video Embed
- Buy/Social Links
Music Portfolio: DC Artists Demo
There are two ways to install plugins;
Search for “DC Artists” download and install using the standard WordPress plugin installation method then activate the Plugin.
Download the plugin to your computer
Open WordPress Admin -> Plugins -> Add New
Choose Upload tab
Locate the dcartist.zip file on your computer choose it then click install + activate.
There’re no settings to configure the plugin works out of the box begin adding labels, artists and music from the menu.
Q. How do I add artists?
A. From the DC Artists menu click Artists then Add New. Enter the artist’s name in the title field, enter their bio in the text area you can also embed YouTube video here.
Next select label, select or add genres for this artist and set featured image (this is the image your website visitors will see first when the visit your artists page.
Q. How do I add Labels?
A. Click Labels >> Add New enter label name and logo. Like artists you can create a page called labels and place the shortcodes for each label on it add a new menu item if you want to display labels. That’s it
Q. How do I add Music/Discography?
A. Click on Music > Add New > Enter title and description, select genres and choose an artist from the list under details. (All artists music will display on the artists page. If you want to display artists individually you can copy and paste the shortcodes to separate pages.
Q. How do I display artists profiles?
A. After activating the plugin, create a new page in WordPress name it Artists (or whatever you like) copy and paste the shortcode generated by each new artist you add to that page. Add the page to your menu. Artists are listed vertically.
Q. Are there any settings to configure?
A. To keep things simple we decided not to include any customization settings in this plugin all you have to do is add artists, labels and music info.
*Minor bug fixes
*Rewrote Readme file for clarity