Setting up the Unit Conversion Feature
After installing the Pro Bundle, go to the WP Recipe Maker > Settings > Unit Conversion page to set up the Unit Conversion feature.
You can define the unit system you currently use, the one you’d like to convert to (usually US Customary and Metric, or the other way around) and you can also define aliases for the common units, to make sure the plugin recognizes your way of writing them. This is what the settings page looks like:
Using the Unit Conversion Feature
After enabling the settings you can use the Unit Conversion tab in the modal when creating or editing a recipe:
Use the blue button to convert all of the ingredients automatically or use the dropdown to convert to a specific unit:
We integrate with an external API so the plugin knows that 1 cup of water is not the same quantity as 1 cup of rice in metric units. After calculation you still have full control over the values shown, so feel free to adjust to your liking.