Minim WordPress Plugin

Displaying Minim itineraries on your website is now as simple as creating regular posts.

The Minim Website plugin integrates the Minim tour operator software with WordPress by allowing itineraries created in Minim to be embedded in your WordPress posts and pages.

Here’s a sample website that uses Minim by Tourwriter to display itineraries: https://asgard.tourwriter.com

Downloading the plugin

  1. Head to the WordPress store and download the Minim Plugin. You can also search for ‘Minim by Tourwriter’ in the WordPress plugin store to find it. 

Installing the plugin

  1. Download and install the plugin. 

Retrieving Minim Classic Key

  1. Log into your Minim account and go to your profile page. 
  2. Copy the classic key from here. 

Adding Classic Key to WordPress

  1. Select the Settings menu item from the left hand menu when in the WordPress.
  2. Select the Minim by Tourwriter’ sub-item. 
  3. Fill in the API key (this is from your minim profile labeled Classic Key)

  1. Select the Check API Key button to validate your Minim API key. If the check is successful click Save settings to save the integration. 

Obtaining Minim Itinerary ID

  1. Navigate to the Minim itinerary that you would like to publish and obtain its Itinerary ID. The Itinerary ID can be found on any URL (address bar) that is referencing the specific itinerary as highlighted below. 

Note: In the example above the Itinerary ID is: 5976883f-2fea-43bd-bfc1-841437f8e527

Adding Itinerary ID to WordPress

  1. Go back to WordPress and navigate to Itineraries or Posts in the left hand menu, then select Add new or Add block button at the top of the screen.
  2. Select Shortcode [/] from the options.

  1. Insert the itinerary id in the following code [minim_itinerary id=”<itinerary_id>”]. 

Note:

    • <Itinerary ID> is where the actual itinerary id is added. The angled brackets are to indicate that the inverted commas should enclose an actual ID. An example of the short code is accessible in the plugin settings under Settings > Minim by Tourwriter.
    • Here is the example considering the itinerary id above: [minim_itinerary id=”5976883f-2fea-43bd-bfc1-841437f8e527″] 
  1. You may enter content before or after the Shortcode to have it correspondingly appear on your website. You may add information such as the itinerary duration, itinerary price and number of travellers and so on. 
  2. Click save as draft and then preview your itinerary. 
  3. Once you are happy with it click Publish

Note: Please be aware that any edits you make to your itinerary in Minim will automatically be reflected on your website.