Meet Vintage : another genesis child theme for authors and bloggers from Appfinite. This gorgeous blogging theme is best suggestible to all chic bloggers, internet marketers, recipe/food bloggers and every one. The demo highlights that it has been developed using modern HTML5 coding style which gears up speed and compatibility.
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Hence, your readers can browse your site from any browser programs or handy internet devices. The elegant crisp design makes it even more beautiful while not affecting readability or page loading speed.
Why Appfinite Vintage WordPress Theme ?
Like all other genesis templates, this theme also requires Genesis Framework installed on the server side. Once you done with this process, then you can install child theme and necessary plugins/widgets. It was meant to be used by professional authors and writers who wants to start a clean looking journal website. If you just look over Vintage demo then is will give you a glimpse of real beauty.
The theme highlights featured images and excerpt for all homepage sections. Hence, visitors will become interested to read more articles when they find attractive images. The theme includes multiple homepage options so you can either choose widgetized homepage or a blog template. The one you see in live demo is presentation of widgetized front-page set with multiple widget blocks.
The widget powered page design makes it more easier to display featured posts from desired categories. Apart from that, footer, sidebar and other widget areas are also available so you can manage them all easily.
Vintage Genesis Theme : Key Features
Frontpage Details : Let me tell you that everything is explained in documentation about how to setup homepage, slider, footer, sidebar and all areas. But I am still going to give you a quick idea on how homepage actually works. There are total 5 widget locations available for homepage so you can use few or all of them or leave them all empty. Whether it is homepage or any other widget area, it only becomes active when it add at-least one widget.
Slider Widget : This is top widget block that is configured using Genesis Responsive Slider Plugin. This free plugin is developed by StudioPress and it helps you to create attractive slides. Hence, whenever you have some great news, offers or special announcements then you can feature them on home slider. The slideshow options makes it all easier to add images, text, links and other stuff on slides.
Front Page 1 Widget : This Vintage home section is made using TEXT widget which provides you freedom to add any text. So it will be easier to add some introduction, welcome text or special words for your visitors.
Front Page 2 Widget : The second widget area is populated with 4 widgets and first 3 of them are using “Featured Custom Post Widget”. The widget provides option to choose upto total 6 posts in single row. It is upto you whether you want to add 1 post, 2 post or more posts in every row. Administrator can select featured image, number of columns, offset, excerpt text and much more.
More Details :
Footer Top Widget : This area appears when user reach at the bottom of the page but it is still important. This genesis blogging Theme offers footer with top and bottom widget areas so visitors would become engaged with your contents. If you want to follow Vintage Theme demo then you will see two footer sections : 1st is text widget with some lines. And second is “Genesis Featured Custom Post Type” widget with 4 columns. This way, you can present some best articles near footer top area.
So if a visitors was to leave your site then he might become engaged in browsing featured posts that is highlighted near footer. This is all about developing engaging design. Thanks to Appfinite for offering all these genesis widgets, genesis settings and other stuff.
Customizer : If you are starting out for the 1st time then you don’t have to hire coder. Because, Vintage Theme has special options panel which offers full access to styling, layout and other customization options. The ready options are helpful to edit color styles for website, buttons, links, background and all other stuff. The blog owners can setup custom header, move widgets in desired modern, change layouts and do everything.
Before we reach conclusion let me reveal that Vintage genesis child Theme is powered by floating header. So readers can see header and menu bar all the time when scrolling on the page. In short, every one who wants to create a modern blog platform should try out this theme. You would definitely find many ways to share your videos, photos, advise, while earning revenue by showing ad-banners.
All Features :
- Genesis Simple Share : Display social sharing buttons
- Genesis – eNews Extended Widget : Tap more subscribers
- Free custom plugins from Genesis
- Featured image support
- Responsive theme design
- Author section below post
- Threaded comments
- Sidebar layouts : Choose Left or Right position
- Full-Width layout support
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