This theme has two optional menu locations, the Primary menu and the Social menu.
The Primary menu is at the top of the website and shows two menu levels. This menu will collapse on smaller screens, and can then be opened and closed by a menu button. It can also be closed with the Esc key.
The Social menu is at the bottom of the page and shows logos of the social networks of your choice. It does not display any text, but has additional information for screen readers.
The icon will be added automatically, all you need to do is add a link to your menu.
Create a new menu, then click on Custom links and add your URL. The Link Text that you provide is used as screen reader text.
Choose the theme location named Social Menu, and save.
If your link or icon is not showing up, try using lower case letters.
dribbble, facebook, flickr, foursquare, github, google plus, instagram, jsfiddle, linkedin, pinterest, reddit, soundcloud, stackoverflow, tumblr, twitter, vimeo, vine, yelp, youtube, wordpress, paypal, lastfm, behance, deviantart, spotify, skype, slack, amazon, steam, xing, medium, qq, codepen.
By default, the primary meny also shows the site title.
You can can this under the Advanced settings tab in the Customizer.
The theme has three different sidebars:
- Front page Sidebar.
- Sidebar for posts.
- Sidebar for archives and search results.
To show either sidebar, all you need to do is place your widgets inside them.
To hide either sidebar, remove the widgets.
Both the sidebars and the footer widget area can hold any number of widgets. The footer widget area is shown on all pages.
There is also one additional widget area in the footer below the social menu, where you can place a text widget and add your copyright text.
The standard front page has the following features:
Site title and tagline You will find an option to hide or change the color of these in the customizer.
Call to action: The Call to Action is a great way to get your visitors attention. In the customizer you can:
- Add your own text
- Add a link
- Change colors
- Hide the button
Searchform: You will find an option to hide the form under the Advanced settings tab in the Customizer.
Header Background: You can change the background image or background color in the customizer.
Custom front page
To use a custom page template for the front page, create a new page and select the template under Page Attributes.
Then set your new page as your static front page in the customizer or under Settings > Reading.
The Static and Featured page template will display the content of the selected page together with your featured content. You also need to active the Jetpack module for Featured Content.
The Static and Sections page template will display the content of the selected page together with the pages from the Front page sections options in the customizer.
The Page with sidebar page template shows your page content, together with the same sidebar that is used for posts.
Page sections are a great way to display your shortcodes, testimonials, pricing tables, contact information and similar.
The two page sections can display up to 3 pages each. Pages in the top section are displayed above the blog content, and pages in the bottom section are displayed below.
You can also show your page sections without your blog content by setting a static front page, using the Static and Sections page template.
Under the Advanced settings tab in the customizer you will find the following options:
- Hide the meta information. -This will hide the category and tags.
- Hide the author and post date information.
- Hide the search form in the header.
- Hide the Site title in the header menu.
- Hide the footer credits.