EasyMag Documentation

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Theme Installation & Activate

Installing a theme through WordPress is quite easy

Upload the theme file

  1. Go to AppearanceThemes in the WordPress Dashboard
  2. Click on the Add New button
  3. Click on the Upload Theme button
  4. Click Browse and select current version of easymag.zip in your computer
  5. Click Install Now

After theme installed successfully you can activate theme by clicking Activate on link as appear in your screen.

Manually activate theme

If you wish to activate manually

  1. Go to Appearance Themes in the WordPress menu
  2. Hover over the theme thumbnail and press the Activate button

[ Find more information for theme installation at: Using Themes by WordPress ]


Go to Appearance → Menus

  1. Select Pages you wanted to be appeared in Menu
  2. Click on Add to Menu
  3. Give a suitable menu name
  4. Drag menu item left-right to make it under another menu(sub menu).
  5. Click Create Menu
  6. Click Save Menu

[ Find more information at: Menus by WordPress ]

Theme Options

1

Logo & Site Identity

Go to Appearance → Customize → Site Identity

  1. Click on Select logo Choose your Logo, Click on Logo Image you want to use then click on Select bottom right corner, you can either crop or skip cropping, its up to your requirements.
  2. Add Site Title, if you wish to show Title instead of Logo.
  3. Add Tagline, its like slogan that display beside logo.
  4. Site Icon (favicon), click on Select Image then Click on Image or Icon you want to use then click on Select bottom right corner, you can either crop or skip cropping.
  5. Click Save & Publish

2

Colors Setting

You can see different colors pallets already defined along with their titles. All those are pre-defined default colors, you can specify colors as your requirements by clicking on color pallets.

Go to Appearance → Customize → Colors

  1. Click on Color Pallet of each section to set color
  2. Click Save & Publish button to Save

3

Header Image

You can set a Header Image, its a wide banner images which is displayed just above menus bar.

Go to Appearance → Customize → Header Image

  1. To add new header image click on Add new image button
  2. Select a image by Clicking on any Image you wish to show as header image
  3. click on Select and Crop button at bottom right corner
  4. You can Drag marked area as your requirement and hit Crop Image button, bottom right corner
  5. You can see the changes and header images, now click on Save and Publish button at top left, and you are done

You can add multiple Header Images of your choice. You can publish all the added images by clicking on Randomize uploaded headers, by doing this all of the added images will be shown as header image randomly one image at a time as you reload pages.

4

Background Image

You can set a Background Image as website body background

Go to Appearance → Customize → Background Image

  1. To add new header image click on Select Image button
  2. Select a image by Clicking on any Image you wish to show as background image and hit Choose Image at bottom right corner
  3. You can set Background Repeat properties
  4. You can set Background Position properties
  5. You can set Background attachment properties
  6. You can see the changes as you updated values, now click on Save and Publish button at top left, and you are done

5

You can set Menu as Sticky, when you scroll them menu will stick at top of screen.

Go to Appearance → Customize → Sticky Menu

  1. click on check box to tick
  2. Click on Save and Publish

6

Static Front Page

By default Your latest posts is activated and show 10 posts per page at front page of your site. If you want to set a static page as a front-page then you can follow those steps.

Go to Appearance → Customize → Static Front Page

  1. click on A static page to set a static page
  2. now select a page from dropdown menu for Front Page
  3. and you can select a page for posts page where your latest posts will be shown
  4. Click on Save and Publish

7

Layout & Content

You can set website layout, page and post layout and font size.

Go to Appearance → Customize → Layout and Content

  1. Click on Website Layout
  2. Select required Choose layout

8

Related posts can be sown in single page with same category. Sample of related posts is shown in figure below.

Go to Appearance → Customize → Layout and Content

  1. Click on Related Posts
  2. click on check box to tick
  3. Click on Save and Publish

9

Default Font Size

  1. Go to Appearance CustomizeLayout and Content
  2. Click on Default Font Size
  3. Set Default Font Size, the font size is in px
  4. Click on Save and Publish


Header Bar

1

Header Bar Date

Go to Appearance → Customize → Header Bar Date

  1. click on check box to tick, remove check to show date.
  2. Click on Save and Publish

2

Header Bar Menu

Go to Appearance → Menus

  1. Click on create a new menu
  2. Add Menu Name
  3. Click on Create Menu button
  4. Select Pages you wanted to be appeared in Menu
  5. Click on Add to Menu
  6. Tick check box as Top-bar Menu, you can also manage menu from Manage Locations
  7. Click Save Menu

[ Find more information at: Menus by WordPress ]

3

Header Bar Search Icon

  1. Go to Appearance Widgets
  2. Drag Search widget to Top Bar Search widget position and you are done.

4

Header Bar Social Icons

  1. Go to Appearance Widgets
  2. Drag Daisy: Social Icons widget to Top Bar Social widget position
  3. Set Title and your social profile links
  4. Click Save button after completion adding links and you are done


Header Wide Banner Ads

Go to Appearance → Widgets

  1. Drag Daisy: Ads728x90 widget to Header Ads 728x90 widget position
  2. Set Title Ads Link and your Ads Banner Image
  3. Click Save


Home Page Builder

1

Setup a Static Page

To setup home page layout you need to first setup a static page. Create a page and set it as a static front page.

  1. Go to Settings Reading
  2. Click on A static Page radio button
  3. Choose a page for Front page
  4. Click Save

2

News Ticker

  1. Go to Appearance Widgets
  2. Drag Daisy: News Ticker widget to News Ticker Position
  3. Add Titles
  4. Select type from where posts will be loaded. A. Recent Posts: this option will load recent posts from any categories. B. Category: This option will load posts from specified category.
  5. Choose Category This option will work for only when Type is selected as "Category"
  6. Number of Posts specify number of posts that you want to load on News Ticker
  7. Click Save

3
  1. Go to Appearance Widgets
  2. Drag Daisy: Featured Slider widget to Frontpage News Slider widget position
  3. Add Titles
  4. Select type from where posts will be loaded. A. Recent Posts: this option will load recent posts from any categories. B. Category: This option will load posts from specified category.
  5. Choose Category This option will work for only when Type is selected as "Category"
  6. Number of Posts specify number of posts that you want to load on News Ticker
  7. Click Save

4

Highlighted News

  1. Go to Appearance Widgets
  2. Drag Daisy: Highlighted News widget to Frontpage Highlighted News widget position
  3. Add Titles
  4. Select 4 Categories
  5. Click Save

5

News Sections

  1. Go to Appearance Widgets
  2. Drag Daisy: News Layout 1 widget to Frontpage News Section widget position
  3. Add Titles
  4. Select Category
  5. Specify Number of posts
  6. Click Save

You can do similar for other Layouts too. There are 3 more layouts Daisy: News Layout 2, Daisy: News Layout 3 & Daisy: News Layout 4


  1. Go to Appearance Widgets
  2. Drag required Widgets widget to Sidebar position
  3. Set up each widgets
  4. Click Save

  1. Go to Appearance Widgets
  2. Drag required Ads Widgets widget to Sidebar position. There are 4 different types of Advertisements. A. Daisy: Ads 130x130: with size of 130px width and 130px height. B.Daisy: Ads 262x220: this ads is specially for sidebar location, height of ads is 220px however it will adjust height automatically of banner height. C. Daisy: Ads 728x90: specially for header wide banner ads. D. Daisy: Ads 870x150: this type of ads is for news section ads.
  3. Set up each Advertisement's title, link and banner image
  4. Click Save

[ Even you can see each ads have different height and width, the widgets can have any size of banner ads and it will adjust height and width depending upon uploaded banner image. ]


Currently Theme have 4 footer widgets positions

  1. Go to Appearance Widgets
  2. Drag Widget to each Widget Position as your needs
  3. Click Save


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