Samantha is another best feminine WooCommerce WordPress theme powered by Bluchic. This theme is released for woman entrepreneurs, girl artists, craft sellers and bloggers. If you want to promote your business services, knowledge or sell products from your own platform then look no more. This theme can work in virtual mode so any female or male individuals can use it to spread their business clients.
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This WooCommerce powered WordPress theme has been integrated with special options panel where you can manage WooCommerce store, colors, logo and all other stuff. In-short, it is a user friendly WordPress theme that is best solution for girl bloggers.
Why Samantha WordPress Theme ?
We tried to review this theme thoroughly and found that it has best Theme Options panel. The documentation page shows that Samantha has tabbed options panel from where you can access wide range of options. The options panel includes custom options to manage slider, WooCommerce shop, social media links (header), colors and general elements of the website. You can access it under “Appearance” right from the back-end area.
Another good part of this theme is custom widgets which enables you to edit homepage area, footer and sidebar. This feminine template has been crafted with widget optimized homepage area where you will find Top / Bottom widget sections. Not only that, it also consist of a custom sidebar layout so you can place best widgets on sidebar and footer.
It enables you to create useful sections on your site : for e.g. Blog, Gallery, Landing page, Contact (Contact Form 7) etc. The theme advanced features and coded from modern style to improve user experience and SEO result.
Bluchic Samantha – Key Features
Homepage Overview : Below image will give you all idea about how entire homepage is managed through built-in options and widgets. The top area is called “Header” which gives you ample space to show-off custom business logo, social media links, cart icon and menubar. The theme package includes Logo PSD so you can edit it in Photoshop to add your own business or brand name.
The next is slideshow section which is optional, you can enable or disable slider from options page. It also allow you to decide slider visibility : Only homepage, Posts and pages. The slider has options for manual and auto navigation so you can choose any one. With every slide, you can add featured image, clickable button and custom title.
Home Top – 4 Promo Blocks : This section is supported by custom widgets so need to visit widget management page to set all 4 blocks. The widgets page will show you all custom widgets and you need to drag and drop “Ace Featured widget” below “Home Widget Top”. Then you can start filling all widget fields : Title, Picture, Custom link (to any post or page).
Home Bottom – 4 Promo Blocks : The Samantha WordPress theme demo offers 2 widget block for homepage bottom area. Hence you can add any two widgets of your choice. If we follow example of demo the it is using text widget on left side and “Ace Testimonial Widget” on right side. The testimonials box can be very helpful to provide review about old clients.
Testimonials widget provides custom options to choose background, Texts, Name, URL, Button text and Testimonial page link. The footer has testimonials section which can be disabled and enabled easily. You will find all explanation on how to setup newsletter section using MailChimp. Hence, you can get your visitors to subscribe for newsletter to get emails about new products, updates and offers.
This was a brief detail about homepage and other important features. The menubar comes in floating mode so user can access it while scrolling on the page.
Other Features :
Shop Page : Samantha works with WooCommerce so you need to install this plugin to create online shop. Once you finish setup plugin then you can manage other stuff from options page under ‘WooCommerce Settings tag”. It will help you choose total products for each row, display breadcrumb, car icon and more. Furthermore, you can also define total products to display for each page.
In-short, I would like to conclude this review by saying that Samantha is best business WordPress theme that is capable of promoting anything. It provides best platform to highlight business services, products and photo gallery of your craft/design.
All Features : Bluchic
- Back to top arrow and widget space : Footer
- Elegant and Crisp layout
- Responsive design
- Customizer Support : Watch live preview while making changes
- Blog and Frontpage template
- Custom widgets
- Layout options
- Color and Typography options
- Custom background
- And many more
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