AcmeBlogPro


AcmeBlogPro : Professional Blog Theme, News and Magazine

AcmeBlogPro is a simple and clean theme with responsive layout. This theme is specially designed for Blog, News and Magazine sites.

This theme have lots of options for building your website as your need. Easily and replaceable  logo, favicon, social icons, background image, custom menu, slider, video in place of featured image, breaking news, time and date, advanced pagination, mega menu, breadcrumb, and lots of widgets for building your theme as your need.
We believe this documentation help you to install, setup and customize your site using our theme ‘AcmeBlogPro’.

AcmeBlogPro is the premium product of Acme Themes and based on Underscores. http://underscores.me/, (C) 2012-2015 Automattic, Inc. [GPLv2 or later] (https://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html)

Theme Installation

Manual Installation

Adding Demo Content

To add the demo content, Please find the instructions from here.

Setting up Image Sizes

How to make the image size as on demo?

First, go to Settings > Media
Set thumbnail size : 500 * 280
Set Medium size : 690 * 400
Set Large size : 840 * 480
Click on Save Changes to save the change.

We recommend you to use plugin named Acme Fix Image 
to crop the actual size of the images.

Start Adding-Editing Contents in your site

Now you can start adding/editing content in you site

Using Theme Customization Options

Manage Site Title, Tagline and Site Icon

Creating Menus

Setting up Front page and Blog ( Posts ) page

How to setup features sections

Featured sections includes Featured Slider and Slider Right Sections (2 block sections). You have a others options for making Right section to Left, top and bottom of the slider.

How to Enable / Disable Featured Section?

Featured section contains slider and slider right section. (Feature section will display on front/home page)

Featured Slider (Category Slider)

If you want to make a custom slider choose Custom and use the available options for custom slider. (Altogether you can make 5 custom slide with Image, Slide title, Slide descriptions, and Slide link)

How to control the slider on Featured Section?

Note: Some of the options not display if you have selected slider from “Custom”

How to manage slider right section?

You can set post or category for the right section. Right section can move on left, below or top of the slider.

Header Options

How to setup site logo and its options?

How to enable-disable Date and Time in header section?

How to setup Social Links?

How to add Home Icon and Search on Menu?

Footer options

How to change footer copyright?

How to change the number of column for footer area?

How to enable/disable go to top?

How to hide Enable theme name and Powered by?

How to enlarge the footer area?

Layout/Design Options

Very flexible options for changing you site layout, design and colors

How to add / remove intro Intro Loader Middle Image ?

Setting up Default Layout

Add or Remove Shadow

How to change the appearance of front page/home page with Full width?

How to set Default sidebar Layout?

How to manage the Blog / Archive Layout?

How to change the color of different sections?

We categorized two type of color options. Basic color options and advanced color options.

Basic Color Options:

Advanced Color Options:

How to manage the font’s family?

There are more than 100 font’s family available on this theme. To manage the fonts,

How to add Background Image?

Where to write the Custom CSS?

Single Post Options

How to show related post on single post?

How to Show / Hide Author Info?

How to manage post navigation options?

How to manage Post comment Options?

Theme Options (Extra Options)

Here lots of options are available for managing your site. This options help you to customize your site easily.

How to manage Breadcrumb?

How to change Pagination Type?

How to change the Search Placeholder?

How to reset Color and Fonts?

Widgets Area

There are several widgets available in the theme. All the available widgets are easy to operate and helps to build your site easily.

For managing theme,

Go to Appearance > Widgets

Drag and Drop or simply click to add the Widget on widget area.

AcmeBlogPro have Main Sidebar  Area (Right Sidebar), Left Sidebar, Footer Column One, Footer Column Two, Footer Column Three and Footer Column Four.

You can set the available widget on the available widget area.

How to Manage Widgets?

There are 7 new widgets are added on this theme. This widgets help you to build your site as your need. Each widgets have lots of options available with easy operate able.

AT Advertisement:

This widget help you to add the advertisement image, title, code, and link. Use can use the available options for managing advertisement on the specific widget area.

AT Author:

This widget is used for managing the author with author details, image etc.

AT Slider:

This widget is used for making slider on the widget area.

AT Popular Post Column:

This widget is used for showing the popular posts on the widget area.

And several other widgets are available on this theme. Use the widget with available options. It is easy to use and user friendly. Each field is described on every section.

If you are unable to operate the Widgets feel free to ask for the support at www.acmethemes.com http://www.acmethemes.com/supports/

How to add Video on place on Featured Image?

This theme provides the feature for using video instead of featured image for single page. It is easy to embed your youtube video on your post.