CM FAQ (CMFAQ) - Plugin Options

Editing Plugin Options

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To edit general plugin options, click Options in the plugin tab. 

In the plugin options tab, you can edit several aspects of the plugin:

Edit Slugs

These options make your links look nicer and SEO-friendly by adding FAQ or similar to the slug. 

You can set the slug for questions, categories and tags. The plugin handles URLs as follow:

Section Path Example
Category /category_slug/category
Tag /tag_slug/tag
Question /question_slug/question

TIP: SEO-Friendly Links

The option Include category slug in question URL allows you to include category and question in the same URL. The structure will be /question_slug/category_slug/question.

So, from the example above:


Choose which categories are shown on the FAQ index page. If you don't select all of them will show up

Question Limit

Change the number of questions shown on the index page. if there are more questions is a specific directory a link will show up at the bottom of the list

For example, specifying 3 shows 3 questions under each category: 

Answer word limit

Also choose how many words are displayed in the answers shown when you click on a category. 

For example, specifying 55 words shows this amount of text in the answer section. 

Show Related Questions

Choose whether related questions are shown when two or more questions have the same tag. 

Learn more: CM FAQ (CMFAQ) - Tags and Related Questions

Show First Line of Content

Choose whether to show the first line of an answer in the search results. 

Show Tags Cloud

Shows a tag cloud in the front-end.

Learn more: How To - Show Tag Cloud

Show Search Bar in FAQ Pages

Shows the search bar inside FAQ pages.

Resetting Plugin Options

Above the options tabs is a link to show plugin reset options. 

Clicking on this link shows buttons to restore plugin options to default and remove all category icons. 

To remove specific category icons, go to the category page and click "clear." 

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