Gather is a very popular eCommerce WordPress theme from ThemeTrust. This responsive theme is released in versatile mode, so you can use it for many purpose. For e.g. you can start a shop, blog, portfolio site, business site or add all features in one site. We checked the live demo to get more idea about key features and design concepts. We love Theme Trust WordPress themes for quality design and coding style.
If you browse Gather demo then you will feel a great smoothness and clear visibility for all content areas. The homage shows many contents on single page but it still perseveres clean presentation because of modern design concept. Many thanks to developers for offering WooCommerce integration for eCommerce need.
Gather ThemeTrust : Top Features
Homepage Options : This is one place where you can display many things for homepage visitors. The home options panel helps you to implement slideshow on the top of the page. So visitors can easily notice all great stuff like new product offers, blog posts and other stuff. The touch swipe slideshow is great solution for handy devices like mobiles and tablets.
The second home section highlights “Featured Products” from shop page. As a result, user can see best products which has been listed on online shop. The multi-purpose layout helps you to display latest projects, blog posts, and WooCommerce shop items on homepage. Apart from that, Gather theme provides lots of space so you can highlight business introduction, contacts and other stuff.
The footer area has 3 widgets block which looks great with flickr and other unique widgets. The blog page and other sections allows you to place custom widgets on sidebar area. This is good place to promote latest products, new blog posts, banners, and blog page links. The footer and sidebar both are main widget areas which covers all space to display custom links and widgetized contents.
ThemeTrust : Other Main Features List
WooCommerce Support : Any one wanting to create an online shop will need to setup WooCommerce plugin with Gather. After activating this plugin, you will see a custom options dashboard which shows listing and product management options. The plugin covers payment gateway support, cart options, custom shortcodes and much more. The product listing module helps you to add SKU, custom title, price, and other product related information.
The shop listing page shows all listed item with featured image and custom tags (e.g. Sale, New). Shop page shows a sort list on the top right corner so that user can view item based on defined criteria. That means, you can view listings based on price (low/high, high/low), popularity, newness and other preferences. Single products listing page shows item photos, Add to cart button and reviews tab along with information.
Hence, you should have good flexibility to sell items through your own shopping cart website. The eCommerce feature is optional, so you only need to install WooCommerce plugin if you need online shop.
Portfolio : ThemeTrust has developed it’s own portfolio system which provides custom portfolio post type. So you can easily start a portfolio website or add a project section within website. The portfolio template highlights all new entries in grid style. So visitors can view all items or filter projects using filter navigation bar.
Any skill or category that you assign to projects are used on filter panel. So visitors can save time by filtering projects from preferred category. The portfolio provides listing options and skill management options. So creative agencies and designers can easily add their work using unique categories.
What Else We Liked In Gather WordPress Theme ?
The fluid responsive layout makes it a top solution for new smart phones and other devices. You can pick any internet device to access website made with this WordPress theme. The responsive mode covers entire site including menu bar, portfolio page, blog and other sections. Having a mobile friendly site can boost store sales, blog post views and business leads.
The shortcodes are available for slideshow, buttons, columns and other needs. So you don’t need plugins to create engaging blog posts or custom pages. The header has simple design with good spacing for menus, and logo image. ThemeTrust Gather comes with options panel which covers options for all elements. So you need only little time to edit background image, color skin, header style, fonts, widgets, and page layouts.
We recommend this multi-purpose theme for eCommerce store, and portfolio need. Even if you want a personal site or simple blog, it still works for those purpose.
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