First of all, thank you for buying this theme. To make your experience pleasant, we've added as much info as needed in this documentation. If you're stuck with anything, please refer to support forums.
There are two methods to install the theme. If the normal installation method (a) is not supported by your web host, you will have to use the alternate option (b).
/wp-content/themes/and place the theme folder inside it.
When the first time you activated the theme, you will see the notice above about recommended plugins. If you feel the plugins is not needed, then you can click the Dismiss this notice to hide the notice.
If someday you need to install those plugins, you can go to Appearance » Install Plugins . Choose which plugin you want to install.
Important Please note, those plugins is Recommended not required.
WordPress child theme allows you change the functionality of the theme without having to edit the original/parent theme template files. If you plan to making any customization, we recommend to create a child theme instead of editing the theme template files. Since the child theme is stored separately, you don't need to redo the changes next time you upgrade the theme.
There's a plugin you can use that will create a child theme from within the WordPress dashboard: http://wordpress.org/plugins/child-theme-configurator/or you can download theWorld blank child theme here.
You can read more about Child theme on WordPress Codex.
We have included TheWorld with one-click demo importer feature. You can easily to import content from our demo then you can edit it with your content. But first please install the One-Click Demo Import plugin. Please take a look the Installing Recommended Plugins section to read how to install the plugin.
After that please go to Appearance → Import Demo Data, then click the Import Demo Data button. Depending upon the number of content, images and server speed, the process may take long to complete.
ImportantIn some themes you need to install some of the recommended plugins before importing the demo content such as Jetpack, TJ Team Content, Advanced Custom Fields Pro, WooCommerce, etc.
Before you setup another things please do a site setup below.
You should create these pages to get your site working properly, by default the theme home/index is only showing a list of latest posts which is should be used as Archives page.
These tags will be used to initialize our custom content (Featured and Editor's Picks) on home page.
There are a few things you need to know to setting up the home page, just to remind you before setting the home page you have to done the Site Setup above.
NoteThe rest of home page content is just a list of latest posts, you don't need to setting anything, it will automatically display for you.
You can setup the post or page layout when add or edit the post or page. There are 3 types layout you can choose:
theWorld comes with optional Team member page to display you website editor or author. Please check the demo to see it in action.
By default, your site title will be used as a text-based logo. However, you can also use an image-based logo.
These favicons are good to have when someone bookmarks your site. Follow the below steps to add it.
theWorld provides several colors options to help you customize the theme.
theWorld also support WordPress core features Custom Background to help you customizing the background color or image.
If you want to change the default url with your feedburner url, then follow the below steps:
The social links will appear beside the Secondary menu and below the Footer sidebar.
In some case you will need to add custom script to your website, for example google webmaster meta script or google analytics code. With theWorld you can easily to add it to your website.
theWorld provides 3 spots for you to display advertisement withouth editing the theme.
This ads will appear at the top of your site, if you visit theWorld demo you will see the big ads at the top.
In this page you can display your ads in two areas, before content and/or after content.
NoteYou can also display your ads via widget.
You can use these shortcodes by installing our Shortcodes plugin which available for free! You can see the shortcodes in action here.
All of our themes include a language file to make translating to a different language easy. Inside the theme folder
/wp-content/themes/themename/languages, you'll find a language file named
themename.pot. Or in this theme file named
Before translating the theme, you'll need to make sure WordPress is setup correctly with your locale. Open
wp-config.php and modify the line below.
/** * WordPress Localized Language, defaults to English. * * Change this to localize WordPress. A corresponding MO file for the chosen * language must be installed to wp-content/languages. For example, install * de_DE.mo to wp-content/languages and set WPLANG to "de_DE" to enable German * language support. */ define("WPLANG", "");