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.

While we have tried to keep an easy-to-use user interface, we understand that you might have some questions about installing and using our theme. Following is a detailed step-by-step guide to help you with most of the questions or issues that you may be experiencing.

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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).

a. Normal Installation

  1. Log into your WordPress admin panel and go to Appearance → Themes
  2. Click the Add New button at the top.
  3. Click the Upload Theme button at the top.
  4. Click the Choose File button and navigate to the location of the theme zip file
  5. Click Install Now to begin the installation.
  6. Wait for the success message, then click Activate.

b. FTP Installation (alternate method)

  1. Unzip the theme zip file
  2. Using an FTP client to access your host web server. Go to /wp-content/themes/ and place the theme folder inside it.
  3. Log in to your WordPress admin panel and go to Appearance → Themes
  4. Locate the theme thumbnail and click the Activate link.

ImportantAfter activation, you will be presented with several plugins that you have to activate. Do not forget to activate them all or not all of the theme features will be available.

Editorpro recommends a few plugins to extend it's functionality. These plugins can be installed automatically from the notification in WordPress Administration Panel (Dashboard). Although, Editorpro will work perfectly without any of these plugins, you may want to extend the theme's features with them.

Recommended Plugins

  • One-Click Demo Import

    To import content from our demo!

  • MailOptin

    MailOptin is a form, lead generation, autoresponder and email newsletter plugin that will grow and engage your email list.

  • Kirki Customizer Framework

    This plugin will enable advanced customization via Customizer page.

  • Scriptless Social Sharing

    This plugin will enable a social sharing in your posts, without any javascript files.

How to Install the Plugins

  1. Log into your Dashboard page.
  2. Go to Appearance → Install Plugins.
  3. Click install link below the plugin you want to install.

We have included Editorpro 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 all recommended plugins. 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.

ImportantYou must install all the recommended plugins before import the demo data.

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.

Creating a Child Theme

There's a plugin you can use that will create a child theme from within the WordPress dashboard: or you can download Editorpro blank child theme

Download it here.

More About Child Theme

You can read more about Child theme on WordPress Codex →

If you are migrating from another theme, then upon activating Editorpro you may find previously added images display strangely with weird aspect ratios and sizes. Don't worry. It is normal. The image thumbnails are required to be recreated using Editorpro's presets.

There is a very easy fix to this issue. Just install Force Regenerate Thumbnails plugin.

How To Use It?

  1. After you install it, go to Tools → Force Regenerate Thumbnails
  2. Click the Regenerate All Thumbnails button
  3. Depending upon the number of images and server speed, the process may take long to complete.
  4. After it done, you can deactivate and delete the plugin.

The Site Icon is used as a browser and app icon for your site. Icons must be square, and at least 512px wide and tall.

How to Upload your Icon?

  • Select Appearance → Customizer
  • Choose Site Identity
  • You will see the Site Icon uploader.
  • Upload your icon at least 512px x 512px

By default, Editorpro uses Rubik font as default theme font family. But Editorpro provides an option to change it in case you dont like it. It is easy to change it, please follow the steps below.

Access the setting

  • Select Appearance → Customizer
  • Choose Appearance → Global Typography
  • You will see the settings for body and heading text.

Editorpro allows you to change almost every element colors, but if you just want to change the accent color, please follow these steps:

Access the Settings?

  • Select Appearance → Customizer
  • Choose Appearance → Global Colors
  • You will see the option to change the color.

Container layouts is a variation of the theme container. Editorpro provides 3 option to choose:

  1. Full Width
  2. Boxed
  3. Framed

Editorpro also provides two more options, container width and container background color.

How to Access it?

  • Select Appearance → Customizer
  • Choose General → Container
  • You will see the options.

Home page is a special page, you have to follow the steps below to create the home page.

Creating the Home Page

  • Assuming you're at new page screen (Pages → Add New)
  • Add the title with Home Page or anything.
  • Under Page Attributes switch the Template to Home Page.
  • Continue by adding the prebuilt layout below.

Display the Page

Once you have created a page that you would like to use as your home page, please follow the next steps below:

  • Go to Settings → Reading
  • Choose A static page option for Front page displays
  • Next to Front Page, select the page you wish to used as the home page.
  • Save Changes.

Featured Posts

Displaying featured posts on home is easy, you only need to create a new tag called featured, then assign this tag to 3 posts you want to featured.

Building the Home page

The home page of this theme is build by widgets, there is a special sidebar area called Home you can drag and drop any widgets to this area. There are 4 custom widgets we created to specifically build the home page.

  • Block 1
  • Block 2
  • Block 3
  • Block 4

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 editorpro.pot

Configure WordPress

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
 * to wp-content/languages and set WPLANG to "de_DE" to enable German
 * language support.
define( 'WPLANG', '' );

Translating the Theme

  1. Download and install Poedit.
  2. Open editorpro.pot in Poedit. Translate as needed.
  3. Save the file with the locale. For example, if you translate the theme to German language then you would save your files as de_DE.po.
  4. Copy both these files(de_DE.po and under the languages folder of editorpro.