The Reinhardt family of websites was re-launched as a WordPress multi-site in March 2021 in response to changes in PHP and VPS cPanel software over the last few years that resulted in significant and repeated code and server updates that didn’t seem to be ending.
Four energy sites and three mini-marts share a custom child theme based on the Genesis platform. The theme uses a full-width two column approach styled to display exactly as do the sidebar pages, providing greater content flexibility in each page. The home page features a slider with messaging, calls to action, latest posts, and selected testimonials.
We developed a process for the client to write blog posts and push them to the subsites. This same process was used for page deployment during development. Reusable and custom blocks were created. The Gravity Forms plugin was used for a variety of forms as well as a zip code locator with conditional redirect pages.