WordPress Plugin

An AlgebraKiT plugin is available for WordPress. The AlgebraKiT plugin for WordPress can be used to insert an AlgebraKiT exercise as a block into a WordPress Page.

For this guide, we assume that you have a basic understanding of WordPress and that your account is authorized to add new plugins. If not, steps 1 to 3 need to be executed by an user that has the correct permissions.

Important note: The AlgebraKiT plugin for Wordpress only works with the Gutenberg editor, which is available on WordPress 5.0 and later versions. If you are using an older version of WordPress you will need to upgrade to at least version 5.0 before you continue.

Installation

  1. Go to the GitHub repository for the plugin and download the plugin as a ZIP file. using the "Clone or download" button.
  2. Follow the instructions on the Wordpress support website. Automatic installation is not supported for this plugin, therefore the instructions in the Manual Upload via WordPress Admin or Manual Plugin Installation sections should be followed. After completing this process, the plugin should be activated and visible on the Plugin page of your WordPress site.
  3. Go to the AlgebraKiT plugin settings page, which should be located under "AlgebraKiT" in your WordPress settings menu. Here, you can set the API key that the plugin will use. Paste your API key into the field and save.

    The AlgebraKiT settings page

  4. Create a new page or edit an existing one, and add a new block of the type "AlgebraKiT".

  5. A small form with two input fields will appear. Input your Exercise ID and leave the "Major Version" field empty.

    The AlgebraKiT settings page

  6. Save your page and preview it. The AlgebraKiT exercise will be created.