Are you a food blogger or chef with a WordPress site who wants to add recipe cards for your delicious recipes?

It's super easy to add recipe cards in WordPress, and they make your recipes look beautiful and appear in search results

Not all WP recipe makers are β€œbaked to perfection,” though. So, we’ll show you how to create a recipe template to make your recipes simply stunning.

Let's learn how!

Why you should use a recipe card on your website

A recipe card is the simplest way to take those cherished recipes and put them online for your audience.

From the recipe ingredients to the steps to make it, a recipe card makes it easy to follow and beautiful at the same time. More than anything, though. It saves you time because you don't have to code anything yourself!

Add recipe cards in WordPress

Beyond that, there are a few reasons a recipe card can help you:

  • Better for users: It's clear, concise, and easy-to-follow.
  • Shareability: People want to share recipes when they're well-organized.
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO): Recipe cards use structured data, which is a fancy term for saying they're search engine-friendly. That means more people see your recipes!
  • Consistency: Your audience will come to recognize the format and look of your recipe cards!

Those are just a few of the benefits for your recipe content! So, if you're ready to boost your recipe game, let's get started.

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How to add a recipe card in WordPress using Tasty Recipes

The best way to display your recipes is using a recipe plugin for WordPress.

And that's why we recommend Tasty Recipes. It's the best WordPress recipe plugin you can find for your food blog! In addition to giving you pre-made recipe card templates, it also helps your recipes rank well on Google and other search engines.

Using Tasty Recipes, it's just three simple steps:

Step 1: Install & activate Tasty Recipes 

First, head on over to our pricing page and get Tasty Recipes.

Once you have it, you can download the plugin file and jot down your activation key in your WP Tasty account.

Then, on your WordPress website, go to Plugins β†’ Add New and upload the plugin to your website. Click Activate and your plugin is ready to go.

The add new button for plugins on WordPress

Next, go to the WP Tasty β†’ Dashboard and click the Enter License button to enter your license.

The license menu on WP Tasty

Last, click Save License and you're ready to get started!

Step 2: Add recipe details

First, open your post, click the (+) button in the block editor to add a new block. Search for β€œTasty” and select the β€œTasty Recipe” block that appears.

The Tasty Recipes WordPress block

Now that you’ve added the recipe card block, you can start entering your recipe detail. Add the ingredients, instructions, prep time/cook time/total time, serving size, nutritional information, etc. When you're finished, click the Insert button.

An example recipe card for Vegan Sheet Pan Fajitas with Chipotle Queso

Your recipe card is ready to go and you can click Preview to see what it looks like in your post.

If you want to change the recipe card template, you can go to WP Tasty β†’ Tasty Recipes β†’ Design.

Step 3: Publish your recipe card

The final step is publishing your recipe card.

If it's an existing post, you simply have to update the post and your card is ready to go! If it's a new post, hit Publish and share your recipe with the world!

If you'd like to see Tasty Recipes in action, check out this live demo for some inspiration. Whatever you choose, customizing your recipe card will ensure it looks like a perfect fit on your site.

See these Tasty examples

If you’re looking to see what a Tasty recipe card plugin looks like on a live WordPress food blog, check out Hilah Cooking as an example of the Tasty Recipes plugin with no extra styling. Pinch of Yum is an example of a blog that uses full custom styling of our plugin to match the site.

As you can see, Tasty Recipes works with any WordPress food blog theme. All your nutrition facts are organized, recipe schema is taken care of, and there’s even a print button that ensures your recipes look just as good on paper as they do online.

Just like you would expect from any pro version, Tasty Recipes creates rich snippets that make your recipes stand out in search results. 

WP Tasty: your food blog’s new best friend

If you’re a food blogger looking for an easy, convenient way to add recipe cards to your WordPress site,

Tasty Recipes is the perfect solution. ✨

It’s simple to use, boosts the SEO of each and every recipe, and offers plenty of options for customizing the design of your recipe cards.Β 

WP Tasty truly puts your readers first by providing cool features like:

  • A “Jump to Recipe” shortcut
  • Ingredient checkboxes
  • Enhanced recipe reviews
  • Recipe scaling
  • Share, Print, and Save buttons
  • And so much more!
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We've made it simple to use the Tasty Recipes WordPress plugin. But if you need any help, you’ll have unlimited customer support from our dedicated team!

Plus, if you already have published recipes and want to convert them to the Tasty Recipes plugin, check out this step-by-step guide.

Everything you need to succeed

And there you have it – a complete guide on how to make a custom recipe cards to WordPress using the Tasty Recipes plugin.

With a 14-day money-back guarantee, you can give it a try today and start creating spectacular recipes that are sure to draw readers in!

Looking for more food blogging tips?

You can start by creating a recipe index in WordPress. It's a useful way to organize all your recipes in one place and satisfy hungry audiences.

Plus, if you want to have more ways to boost your number of visitors, WP Tasty also offers Tasty Roundups, Tasty Links, and Tasty Pins to help your food blog soar!

With enough visitors, you can monetize your food blog and take it even further as a recipe membership site.