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/.
You can read more about Child theme on WordPress Codex.
Before you setup another things please do a site setup below.
If you use this theme for existing website, we recommended you to install Regenerate Thumbnails plugin to fix the image sizes. Every theme has different image dimensions, so this is important step to do.
You should create a new page to display it as a home page. You have to assigned this page to a special page template.
This plugin will help you to display the video thumbnail automatically. Thumbnails can be saved to your media library and set as a featured image automatically.
To install it, please go to Appearance > Install Plugins menu.
Video Thumbnails on WordPress.org
Featured content on home is a sticky post. You only need to check the sticky option when you Add/Edit a post, then it will automatically displayed as featured post.
VideoZ comes with easy drag n drop to manage the content using widget.
The content on home page is a widget based. It's mean, you have to drag n drop some widgets to Home Sidebar . Then the content will appear on home page.
Important Please note, please only use Home prefix and Advertisement widget.
You can setup the post or page layout when add or edit the post or page. There are 3 types layout you can choose:
VideoZ 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.
VideoZ provides several colors options to help you customize the theme.
VideoZ 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 VideoZ you can easily to add it to your website.
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", "");