Extra Demo Child Theme
EXTRA DEMO CHILD THEME
Follow the instructions below to install and configure your new product
TABLE OF CONTENTS
✓ Self-Hosted WordPress Installation
Remember: In order for the Extra Demo child theme to work, you must have Extra from Elegant Themes. If you do not have it you can purchase it here. Once you have it, please install it on your self-hosted WordPress website.
Designed for bloggers and photojournalists, or brands with a strong focus on content publishing, Walden is a premium child theme developed for use with the Extra theme. Developed specifically to aid those that publish either multiple forms of content or those who’d prefer a variety of content display options, Walden ships with two custom-post-type sections, four different blog post layout templates, as well as an image-driven portfolio display.
With its muted blue-hued color palette and elegant font pairings, Walden’s sophisticated aesthetic, teamed with its variety of content display options, sees this Extra child theme become a perfect publishing platform. The Walden theme is easily customizable and can be adapted to fit any brand identity and style. For brands wanting to begin selling products online, Walden comes WooCommerce ready.
B. INSTALLING THE CHILD THEME
Please upload the Extra Demo Child Theme to you your self-hosted WordPress website. Make sure the Extra theme is already installed and activated.
C. INSTALLING THE SUGGESTED PLUGIN (WOOCOMMERCE)
Once the theme is installed on your site, the system will suggest you install & activate a Plugin. Please click the Plugin Name or Begin Installing Plugin link on the dashboard screen and start the process. This function is, however, optional.
Please be advised that this Extra Demo Child Theme comes with WooCommerce shop as one of its layouts. If you choose not to install the suggested Plugin(s), the shop section along with the related images and content will not be imported and you may see a message on the import page that some images have not been imported successfully. Please ignore the message.
D. IMPORT DEMO DATA
From the WordPress Dashboard go to the newly added ‘Extra Demo’ tab on the left admin panel. Under the ‘Extra Demo’ menu, please click on ‘Import Demo Data’ only once. Please be patient while the demo data of the Extra Demo Child Theme is imported into your site.
E. SET THE SHOP PAGE
From the WordPress Dashboard go to the ‘Settings’ submenu under WooCommerce. Click on the 'Products' tab. Under the ‘Display’ link, please choose ‘Products’ as your Shop Page.
F. SET THE FRONT PAGE
From the WordPress Dashboard go to the ‘Reading’ submenu under Settings. Click on the 'An Extra Theme Layout' radio Button. Choose 'Homepage' as your Front Page.
G. SET THE MEGA MENUS
From the WordPress Dashboard go to the ‘Menus’ submenu under Appearance. make sure your selected menu is "Extra Menu".
In the Menu Structure, open the 'Recent' menu item and set the Extra Mega Menu dropdown to "Mega Menu 2 Featured and Recent List".
Next, open the 'Featured' menu item and set the Extra Mega Menu dropdown to "Mega Menu 3 Featured"
Scroll down to the 'Modules' menu item and set the Extra Mega Menu dropdown to "Mega Menu List"
Next, scroll down to the 'Layouts' menu item and set the Extra Mega Menu dropdown to "Mega Menu List":
Don't forget to SAVE THE MENU.
H. SET THE SIDEBAR WIDGETS
Go to the ‘Widgets’ submenu under Appearance. In the Main Sidebar widget area, get rid of all the widgets that aren't " Extra" widgets:
NEED ADDITIONAL INFORMATION OR SUPPORT?
For general WordPress information – wordpress.org
For additional help with using Extra, Elegant Themes offers free technical support to all their members. – http://www.elegantthemes.com
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