Documentation - WordPress

Setup giWeather

1. In the administrative interface of Wordpress go to Plugin > Add New and click on Upload plugin;

2. Upload the zip archive and click on Install Now;

3. Activate the newly installed plugin;

4. Click on Appearance > Widgets from the main navigation menu in your Dashboard;

5. Add giWeather widgets from the Available Widgets section by dragging it to the Sidebar you want to customize;

6. Configure the widget (choose the source forecast) and save it.

OpenWeatherMap Setup

0. First of all you need a valid OpenWeatherMap App Id. Starting from 9 October 2015 OpenWeatherMap requires a valid APPID for access. Register a free account on OpenWeatherMap to receive a free App Id; Once you have your App Id enter it in the configuration of giWeather in the field "OpenWeatherMap App Id";

1. Next you need to identify the id of the locality . To do so follow the link "Find the locality id" in the widget configuration.

2. On the site of OpenWeatherMap search for the location of your interest and go to the forecasts page of that locality

3. The id you need is the final part of the URL of the forecast page Eg. 2643743. Copy it in the widget configuration and you are done

Meteo Aeronautica Militare (only Italy) Setup

1. First you need to identify the id of the locality . To do so follow the link "Find the locality id" in the widget configuration.

2. On the site of MeteoAM search for the location of your interest and go to the forecasts page of that locality

3. The id you need is the final part of the URL of the forecast page Eg. 91/brescia. Copy it in the widget configuration and you are done

How can I place giWeather inside an article or page of WordPress?

You can use the plugin amr shortcode any widget.

1. First you need to install amr shortcode any widget plugin;

2. Click on Appearance > Widgets from the main navigation menu in your Dashboard and add giWeather widgets from the Available Widgets section by dragging it to the Widget for Shortcodes;

3. Configure and save giWeather widget;

4. From the giWeather configuration copy the amr shortcode any widget in the content of the post or the page where you want inserti giWeather;