Dainty is a feminine multi-purpose genesis WordPress child theme by Restored 316. This theme is released for chic merchants who wants to start online shop and bloggers who wants to share contents. So you can use it in multiple mode with shop and blog together. However, if you don’t need shop then you can also use it just as a blog or personal site. The theme uses WooCommerce to create shop page, which is best free eCommerce plugin.
While providing all these features, it still gives you other benefits like localized support, minimal design, custom widgets, layouts, and more. Genesis framework is needed to use this theme which is sold on StudioPress.com website.
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This chic blogging WordPress theme was released with women and girls in main focus. That’s why you it has been designed with feminine touch. The theme offers you custom options to highlight best blog posts and top selling shop products in better way. Not only that, you can pick all your best contents to be highlighted on homepage area in professional style.
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Dainty WordPress theme was developed to create minimal or no distractions while still maintaining better readability. The flexibility is main goal which keeps you stick to your custom design need without any compromise. You can just pick any type of homepage layout to show-off best pages (shop, blog, about). It allows you to use custom widgets to display selected pages, posts, slider, calls to action and any stuff on front page.
Thanks to Restored 316 for offering flexible home layout options for homepage area. Bloggers can use upto 9 widgets on homepage and it will automatically arrange widgets in best possible order. You don’t have to worry about widget arrangement for homepage. The “Genesis Featured Posts” widget is good element to display blog posts from blog categories.
Same way, you can use WooCommerce widget and shortcodes to highlight best or new shop items on homepage. If we talk about sidebar layouts then you can keep homepage, shop page, blog page and other pages in custom mode. Just pick left sidebar style, or right sidebar or full width for any page or post. The genesis widgets helps you to display author box, social links, categories, subscribe form, Ad banners and much more using custom widgets.
Dainty Theme : Main Features Review
Category Index Support : This feature is integrated to help women bloggers to display best posts and products in unique way. Most of the time your blog posts are pushed back on previous archive pages as you release new articles. But, using Category index template you can keep your top categories visible to the readers. To create this page, you have to choose “Category Index Attribute” while adding new page.
Then you can navigate to widget management page to add widgets for index page. If you want to display posts from selected categories then you have to drag and drop “Featured Posts widgets” powered by Genesis. The widget includes custom options to select category, total posts, offset posts, sort order etc.
Apart form that, it also provides options to exclude sticky posts, previous displayed posts and more. The screen-sot above shows the live preview of this widget features. If you don’t want to create simple design category index page then you can use “Custom Category Design”. You just have to check out all built-in category design options to see what is possible.
WooCommerce Plugin : Dainty WordPress theme was released as eCommerce theme which is optional feature. So if you think to create online goods store then you just have to install this one plugin. Then it will show you product listing options, shop page layouts, custom WooCommerce widgets, filter/sort options and more. If you disable this widget or don’t install it then you can use Dainty only as blog or personal site.
Customization Features and Conclusion :
WordPress Customizer : Are you concerned about branding for your website ?. Then you can use color customizer, logo uploader, background and other styling options. Administrator can update header color, logo image, navigation menu, layouts and everything with user friendly options. You just have to click on ready options to control everything.
The preview box will reflect all changes in real time mode. The header area includes multiple menus, and place to display social links, search box, banner and other stuff. The top menu provides floating option so it is visible when use scrolls on the page. Just grab this WordPress genesis child theme to create your own shop or feminine blog platform without writing any programming code.
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