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Introduction

Thank you for buying our WordPress Theme. The complete procedure to configure and manage a WordPress Website from the beginning is shown in this documentation in different portions.

What is WordPress CMS?

WordPress is an open source tool which is based on PHP and MySQL to create websites. It is a completely free content management system(CMS) and a strong blogging platform. With this CMS, you can develop websites and solid online apps. You hardly require any knowledge or technical capability to manage it. WordPress has become the most accepted website development software available because of it’s varied aspects like its easy usage and flexibility. Learn More

What is a Wordpress Template?

A WordPress template acts as a skin for the websites which are created on WordPress CMS. The installation of a WordPress Template is very easy. With the help of an installed new template, you can change the look of your WordPress website very easily. All the requisite source files are provided with a WordPress template and you can freely go for editing and increasing it the way you want.



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File Structure

The template package you have downloaded consists of several folders. Let's see what each folder contains:

    Screenshots -contains template screenshot. Not for production.
  • theme -contains wordpress theme files
  • "vw-wedding-pro.zip" -this folder contains all the necessary files for the theme.
  • "license.txt" -contains license details
  • "readme.txt" -contain information about theme images path, font use and usage script

Template Installation

Template installation is very easy process.

All installation steps can be done within WordPress interface. It makes process comfortable and fast.

The installation process can be done in two ways

1-Install a theme using wordpress admin

First thing you need to do is to login to your WordPress admin area. Next, click on

1.Go to the Dashboard >Appearance > Themes

2. Once you are on the themes page, click on the Add New button at the top.

3. Click on upload theme button.

4. Click on Browse Button then select your vw-wedding-pro.zip theme and click on install now button.


5. WordPress will now install your theme and show you a success message along with the link to activate or live preview.

Congratulations!! Your theme have been successfully installed.

2-Install a Theme using FTP

Your second installation option is to upload the theme via FTP. For this method first log into your site via FTP and browse to your folder located at wp-content/themes. Unzip the theme file you downloaded and upload only the extracted Total folder to your server.

Next log into your WordPress site and navigate toAppearance >> Themes to activate Total.



Section Color/Font Pallette

Color/Font is very easy process. We have given these options in all sections of customizer. It is a complete image to show you about color and font pallete. At a single glance of click you can set the color and fonts of the Headings, Paragraph and Buttons

Every individual section have an option to set the color pallete for Headings, Title/Text, Paragraph, Button Text and Button Background depending upon the number of option that are available in that respective section.

Default Color/Font settings




Theme Wizard


* This is new feature added in the version (1.1.0)

Follow the following steps to import content using Theme Wizard

1) Go to Dashboard >> Getstarted

2) Insert your key.


Refer video for Licence key activation:

3) CLick on Wizard and then start now.

4) Install Plugins.

5) Import your demo content based on Customizer and Gutenberg.

You can refer this video for setup your demo content based on






Theme Setup

Once you view your site after activating the theme, You will see the index page with the latest post. Now you will need to setup the home page template to show all the demo section on your front page.

Setup Home Page Template

Follow these instructions to setup Home page.

  • 1. Create Page to set template: Go to Dashboard >> Pages >> Add New Page.

    Label it "home" or anything as you wish. Then select template "home-page" from template dropdown.

  • 2. Set the front page: Go to Setting -> Reading --> Set the front page display static page to home page
  • Once you are done with this, you can see all the demo content on front page.


Site Identity

In order to proceed with this section.

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >>Site Identity


Setup Slider

In order to proceed with slider.

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >>Slider Settings

The output will look like this.


Setup About Section

In order to proceed with About section,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >>About Section


The output will look like this.

Follow these instructions in order to set up this section.

  • Do you want this section : Here, Enable and Disable options are provided so that if you don't want this section, you can disable it here and if you want this section, just let that be enabled.
  • Background Color:This option allows you to set background color of this section.
  • Background Image:Instead of setting background color, if you want to set background image, you can set it with the help of this option.
  • Section Title: With this option, you can set the title of this section. For example, Our Attroneys is the title of this section as you can see in screenshot.

Setup First Met Section

In order to setup this section,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> First Met Section



Setup Our Story Section

1. In order to setup this section first you have to install VW Wedding Pro Posttype plugin.

For better reference see plugin section.

After installation our story option will appear on the dashboard.

Create New Post

Go to Dashboard >> Our Story >> Add New

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Our Story Section

The output will look like this.


Setup Recent Photos

1. In order to setup this section first you have to install VW Gallery Images plugin.

For better reference see plugin section.

After installation VW Gallery option will appear on the dashboard.

2. Create New Post

Go to Dashboard >> Events >> Add New

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Gallery

The output will look like this.


Setup Video Section

1. In order to proceed with this section,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Video Section


Setup Events Section

1. In order to setup this section first you have to install VW Wedding Pro Posttype plugin.

For better reference see plugin section.

After installation Events section will appear on the dashboard.

Go to Dashboard >> Events >> Add New

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Events

The output will look like this.


Setup Newsletter

1. In order to proceed with Newsletter Section,

2. You need to follow some initial important steps.

3. You need to add contact form 7 plugin.

Create contact form

Go toDashboard >> Contact >> Add New

Appearance >> Customize >>Theme Setting>> Newsletter Section


In this way you can add newsletter section.


Setup Team Section

1. In order to setup this section first you have to install VW Wedding Pro Posttype plugin.

For better reference see plugin section.

After installation Our Team option will appear on the dashboard.

Go to Dashboard >> Our Team >> Add New

Go to Appearance >> Customizer >> Theme Settings >> Team Section

In this way you can add Team section.


Setup Record Section

1. In order to setup this section,

Go to Appearance >> Customizer >> Theme Settings >> Record Section

In this way you can add Record section.


Testimonial Section

Inorder to fetch the Testimonials section first you need to upload and activate the VW Wedding Pro Posttype plugin.

For better reference see plugin section.

After installation Testimonial option will appear on the dashboard.

Go to Dashboard >> Testimonials >> Add New

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Testimonials .

In this way you can add Testimonial section.


Setup Our Partner Section

1. In order to setup this section,

Go to Appearance >> Customizer >> Theme Settings >> Our Partner Section

In this way you can add Our Partner section.


Latest Post Section

In order to showcase Latest Post Section.

First you need to create a category

Go to Dashboard >> Posts >> Category

Go to Dashboard >> Posts >> Add News

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Latest Post

In this way you can add latest Post section.


Blog Page Section

In order to showcase Blog Page

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Blog Page


Social Icon Section

In order to showcase Social Icon on home page.

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Social Icon .


Menu Section

In order to proceed with Menu Section.

For menues you need to add pages from Pages -> Add new and then add them to the Appearance -> menues

Repeat the same steps if you want to add more pages.

Dashboard >> Appearance >> Menus.

Here you can add the pages in the menu.

In this way you can add the menu section.


Setup Contact

1. In order to proceed with Contact Section,

2. You need to follow some initial important steps.

3. You need to add contact form 7 plugin.

Create contact form

Go toDashboard >> Contact >> Add New

Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Setting >> Contact




Footer Section

There are four columns in the footer. Each column have different element to show. These sections will be setup from the admin pannel widget section. Add whatever widget you want and you can update the widget.

Go to Dashboard >> Appearance >> Widgets

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Footer Section .

In this way you can add footer section.


Footer Text

In order to showcase Footer Text on home page.

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >>Footer Text.

In this way you can add footer Text.




Theme Plugins

First, you need to download VW Wedding Pro Post Type plugin from the source which will be a zip file. Next, you need to go to WordPress admin and visit Plugin >> Add new.

You will see a success message like this after installation is finished.Once installed, you need to click on the Activate Plugin link to start using the plugin.


VW Wedding Pro Posttype

Once you activate this plugins, you will find the below option inside each and every page,post,registered posts etc.






Page Templates and sidebars

Page Templates

  • Default Template (the default page template with a right sidebar position)
  • Page (Left Sidebar) (a page templates with left sidebar position)
  • Page (Right Sidebar) (a page template with right sidebar position)
  • Blog (Full Width) (a blog templates with one column without sidebar)
  • Blog (Left Sidebar) (a blog templates with left sidebar position)
  • Blog (Right Sidebar) (a blog template with right sidebar position)
  • Contact Template (the default Contact template with no sidebar position)


Post, Categories and Post Formats


Adding category

Review the following article for more information on adding categories: http://codex.wordpress.org/Manage_Categories_SubPanel

  1. Log into your WordPress Administration Panel (Dashboard).
  2. Click the Posts tab.
  3. With that done, click Categories for blog posts.
  4. Type in the name of your new category.
  5. After that, click the Add New Category button.
Click the Publish button.

Creating a Blog post

  1. Log into your WordPress Administration Panel (Dashboard).
  2. Click the Posts tab.
  3. Click the Add New tab.
  4. Type in your post content. For more information on adding posts, please check the following link http://codex.wordpress.org/Posts_Add_New_SubPanel.


Shortcodes


A shortcode is a powerful content building tool http://codex.wordpress.org/Shortcode. Shortcodes are easy to use. First of all, make sure that the editing mode is set to Visual.

All available shortcodes are conditionally divided into these groups:

  • Love Story Section-[vw-wedding-pro-story]
  • Team[vw-wedding-pro-team] - used for Team output.
  • Events-[vw-wedding-pro-events]
  • Testimonials- [vw-wedding-pro-testimonials]


Custom Widgets




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