Before you start
In your WordPress account, download and activate the free WPCode - Install Headers, Footers, and Code Snippets Plugin.
In your WordPress dashboard, go to Plugins and then Add new.
Search for "WPCode".
Click Install and then click Activate.
You should now see Code Snippets in your left-hand menu bar.
Copy the Elements library from Givebutter
In your Givebutter dashboard, go to Account in the left-hand menu bar, and then Integrations.
Click on Elements.
Click the Copy button, then click Next again.
For now, choose Enable Later. We'll come back to creating a button/bubble/form later.
Install the Elements library into your WordPress account
In your WordPress dashboard, click on Code Snippets.
Click on Header & Footer
Paste your copied code in the Header field.
Click Save Changes.
Types of Elements
Donation Bubbles add a bubble to your website that displays a donation form when clicked. By default, your Donation Bubble will float in the bottom right-hand corner of every page of your website.
Donation Buttons can be added anywhere on your website that displays a donation form when clicked.
Donation Forms are our donor-friendly donation forms you can add to any page on your website.
Create an Element
In your Givebutter dashboard, click New Element.
If you've left the Elements section, you can return there by going to Account in the left-hand menu bar, then Integrations, then Elements.
Choose which type of Element you want to create.
Customize your Element.
Click Create Element.
Click Copy on the page that pops up next.
Close the pop up screen.
Visit our help article to learn more about creating and customizing Elements.
Install a bubble or button in WordPress
In your WordPress dashboard, click on Code Snippets and then Header & Footer.
Buttons can be pasted in the header or footer section, and will always be positioned at the far left.
Bubbles can be pasted in any section and will float on the bottom-right corner of your webpage.
Click Save Changes.
Install a donation form in WordPress
In your WordPress dashboard go to your home page or the page you want to add the form to.
Click the blue plus button at the top-left and choose Custom HTML.
Drag the Custom HTML block to where you want it on your page.
Paste the Elements Form code inside the HTML block.
Click Update or Save.