Modern Portfolio Pro-Featured Image on Category pages?

Community Forums Forums Design Tips and Tricks Modern Portfolio Pro-Featured Image on Category pages?

This topic is: resolved

This topic contains 4 replies, has 3 voices, and was last updated by  fiddles5 1 year, 5 months ago.

Viewing 5 posts - 1 through 5 (of 5 total)
  • Author
  • #110159


    Hello! I am using Modern Portfolio Pro child theme. How can I display only the featured image of posts on a category page, in 3 columns on a full-width layout. Similar to the home page portfolio widget area of this theme. Here is the test site:

    You can see the 3 images linking to posts — that is what I want to do on a category page called “portfolio”

    I know it means modifying the functions.php of the child theme to add an action for a specific category to display the featured image, but beyond that, I don’t know what the code would look like, nor how to make it display 3 featured images across the full-width layout.

    Appreciate your help!

    Jami Howard Mays

    A solution without having to fiddle with code would be to use Bill Erickson’s plugin –

    Jami Howard Mays, HBIC, Imaj Works | Athens, Georgia



    thanks Jami – I tried that, and I get this error:

    Warning: Division by zero in /home/content/p3nexnas05_data01/98/2124598/html/wp-content/plugins/genesis-grid-loop/plugin.php on line 251

    on this page:

    The page is displaying the way I want it to look – featured images of posts in a category I named “portfolio” — 3 columns across.

    No one has been able to help me solve this error. Carrie Dils mentioned using a built in portfolio page, but I can’t find that in the dashboard anywhere, otherwise I would use it. And there aren’t any instructions for setting up a portfolio page in the theme instructions either.

    My next question is, What built-in portfolio page, and where is it in the dashboard?




    You can use CSS

    Or you can use the archive-portfolio.php but requires more coding.



    Hi Brad! Thanks for the links – looks like it would work perfectly! I also posted on the google plus genesis framework group, and Sridhar Katakam gave me this answer, which I used, and it works great! check it out…

    thanks for your help with this too!


Viewing 5 posts - 1 through 5 (of 5 total)

You must be logged in to reply to this topic.