How to use Essential Grid plugin of theme punch with MDTF

From version 2.1.9 (1.1.9) customers can use plugin 'Essential Grid WordPress Plugin' to create very beautiful layouts for your site and make them filterable by MDTF.

 Example on Cars Dealer demo site


  •  Download MDTF html templates from here
  • Unzip and upload folder mdf_templates into your current wp theme
  • Create Page in your site and drop there shortcodes like this:  [mdf_results_by_ajax shortcode="mdf_custom template=any/my_essentials post_type=car per_page=9 pagination=tb essential=31" animate=1 animate_target=body]
    [mdf_search_form id="179" slideout=1 location="right" action="click" onloadslideout=1 fixedposition=0]
  • You are need use template my_essentials and set option essential=31 WHERE 31 is id of your essential grid 
  • That is all =)

All instructions how create layouts with  'Essential Grid WordPress Plugin' read in the docs for this plugin ...

Hint: if filtering doesn works - check and disable in-built essential grid cache!