How to Manage Projects from the Frontend

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With the WP Project Manager, you can manage your projects from the frontend. Using this feature, your users will be able to view your projects from the frontend and they won't need any access to the backend of your website.

To use this feature you will need to PM Frontend After that, you will be able to see the frontend.

Click on PM Frontend

Now, if you go to the front end of your website, you will be able to see the projects like this:

Froontend view of Project Manager

Adding Project Frontend Manually

If you don't want to use the default PM Frontend view, then you can create a project frontend that will work with your theme.

Navigate to WP Admin–> Pages–> Add New. Give your page any name and use the shortcode [pm]. 

shortcode pmNow, go to WP Project Manager–> Settings–> Pages. Select the page you created in the frontend option. 

Settings optionVisit the page and you will find the PM Frontend compatible with your theme.

final imageThat's it!

Here you will find 7 tabs. They are:

Projects: Like managing from the backend, you along with your allowed users will be able to create and manage projects from this frontend interface.

Create and manage projects Project Manager frontend

Categories: From this tab, you will be able to create categories and give an appropriate description. You will also be able to view the existing categories from this page. Learn more about categories.

Categories- How to Manage Projects from the Frontend

My Task: Use this tab to know what tasks you are assigned to. Here, you will get the other My Task tabs, such as Overview, Activities, Current Task, Outstanding Task, and Completed Task. Learn more from here.

My Task-Project Manager frontend

Calendar: This tab will help you get the overview of your projects from the calendar view. Learn more about this tab.


Reports: This tab will take you to the report page. Here you will get reports on various tasks like overdue tasks, completed tasks, user activities, project tasks, and many more. Learn more about reports from here.

Reports_Project Manager frontend

Progress: Use this tab to know the overall progress of your projects. Learn more about Progress from here.

Progress Frontend-Project Manager frontend

Modules: This tab will help you turn on and off the available modules. Learn more from here.

Frontend modules

That's all about managing projects from the WP Project Manager frontend. Now you can easily manage your tasks.

You can check out this video.