WP Blog WordPress Theme Documentation v0.0.3

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1INSTALLATION

Install theme using WordPress admin

Installing Recommend Plugins

After installing the WP Blog theme, you'll see a notification in the top of the page that says the theme needs some plugins to function properly.

WP Blog theme requires follow plugins (all are free and available on WordPress.org) and is working perfectly with these plugins.

To install these plugins:

Import Demo Data

For some people importing the sample data file can be helpful to see how the theme works as well as speed up the development of their own or their client’s website by simply replacing the content and images with their own.

Browser to Appearance > Import Demo Data then click on Import Demo Data button. The importing process might take few minutes so do not close or refresh the page.

Once complete you should see a successful import message.

2Theme Options

To set up your post slider, go to Appearance → Customize → Theme Options → Featured Content.

Select Slider Posts

Next, you have to configure which posts are highlighted in the post slideshow.

Step 1:

Step 2:

Step 3:

Go to Appearance → Customize → Theme Options → Featured Content and add the post tag.

Topbar Socials

The WP Blog have some predefined socials that display at very top of site. Go to Appearance → Customize → Theme Options → Topbar Socials.

Post Meta

These settings help you enable or disable the post meta on single post. Go to Appearance → Customize → Theme Options → Single Post.

WP Blog theme has 3 footer widget areas by default:

Primary Color

The primary color helps you change the current menu color, link hover color, button hover color and some element's border. Go to Customize → Colors

Newsletter

By default, the WP Blog is compatible and work pretty good by default with MailChimp WordPress plugin. To use this feature, firstly you need to install the MailChimp for WordPress plugin. Then go to Customize → Theme Options → Newsletter and enter the MailChimp form shortcode