Event Star


Event Star Multipurpose WordPress Theme special designed for Event and Conference Management Sites as well as it suits for Business, Corporate or Blog sites. It fits all kinds of Events or Conference like Seminars, Meetings, Conferences, Team Building Events, Trade Shows, Business Dinners, Golf Events, Press Conferences, Networking Events, Incentive Travel, Opening Ceremonies, Product Launches, Theme Parties, VIP Events, Trade Fairs, Shareholder Meetings, Award Ceremonies, Incentive Events, Board Meetings, Executive Retreats, Weddings, Birthdays, Wedding Anniversaries, Family Events or any kinds of events you wish.

Theme Installation

From WordPress Dashboard Appearance > Themes

  1. Log in to the WordPress Administration Panels.
  2. Go to the Appearance panel, then Themes.
  3. Click Add New.
  4. Upload the Zip file of Event Star
  5. After Installing the theme Click Activate button

FTP Installation (alternate method)

  1. Use your FTP software to browse to wp-content/themes folder.
  2. Extract event-star.zip and upload the folder.
  3. Once it’s uploaded, go to your WordPress Admin, browse to Appearance > Themes.
  4. Click the Activate link.

DummyData

1. Please download the Dummy content from here.
2. Install Acme Demo Setup plugin
3. Go to Appearance => Acme Demo Setup and upload the zip and import demo content.

Adding Pages

Adding a new page is the same way as default WordPress installations, however, there are extra options that might need explaining.
Usually each page have content and featured image. You can enable Excerpt Field

too. Feature Image and Excerpt Fields are used in the Widget and Sliders.

  1. Go to Admin Panel
  2. Go to Pages > Add New
  3. Give the title of the Page
  4. Write the content of the Page
  5. Scroll to down and see the right corner, you will find the Set Featured Image section
  6. The theme use Slider Content and most of the Widget Content from the Excerpt Field

This theme can fully customize from the Customize section. To customize theme, Go to Appearance > Customize. You will find the various options related to theme.
You can add as many page as you want. Later you can select added page in the Slider and Widgets as their components.

Home Page/Make Home Page as Demo

If you want to create Home/Front Page similar to demo but without importing demo content, you can follow the following procedure.

1. Install Theme Event Star

2. Create Page for Home and Blog Page

3. Set Home page and Blog page
Please set home page and blog page with following procedure.

4. Theme Customizer
After setting Front Page and Blog page. Go to Appearance => Customize, all available theme options are here.

5. Adding Feature Section ( Slider)

6. Feature Section => Feature Info
There is also and special section on Feature Section Options, called Feature Info. You can manage it from Featured Section Options

7. Adding Home/Front Page Other Sections like About Section, Count Down Section, Gallery Section, Schedule Section, Speakers Sections, FAQ Section, Testimonials Sections , Blog and News Sections, Contact Sections.

Theme Options on Customizer

When you go to Admin Panel > Appearance > Customize. , there you will see various options available to customize your site. Just try those options one by one you will able to understand how theme works and can create any kinds of sites.

Theme Options and Setting on Customizer

Some Available options in Customizer

Home Page Setting

This section helps you to set the front page and blog page.
It is same setting ( Settings > Reading )

Site Identity ( Logo, title and tagline )

Header Options

Header Options includes Header Top, Menu Options, Header Images and Popup Widget options with individual setting etc.

Featured Section Options ( Feature Slider and Feature Info Section )

You can add beautiful Feature Slider with Feature Info in the Front Page. Feature slider also includes the ability to add Count Down Timer.

Enable Feature Section

Featured Slider Selection

Featured Info Section

This section is design to include basic information of you company or Events.

Home Main Content Area

Home main content area is special Home Page Sections from where you can add the available widgets to make the site as our demo page or even better.

Footer Options

Footer Options will help you to change the copyright text, Social icons or Footer menu on footer sections.

Layout Design Options

Layout Design Options help to change the overall layout of site including Front Page Content, animation, sidebar for Front page, Archive and Inner pages, Colors, Blog and Single Image size, Background image etc.

Front Page Content Options

Animation

Default Post Page Sidebar Layout

Front/Home Front Sidebar Layout

Category/Archive Sidebar Layout

Default/Blog Archive Layout

This options helps to select featured image size, Read More text and overall blog/archive/search layout

Color

This free version have 5 different color options. Check the available color options and select the required color for you.

Background Image

Single Post Options

The options content the Single Post Header Title and Image Size

Theme Options

Theme options includes the following features:

Breadcrumb

Search Placeholder

Social Options

Date Countdown Text

You can change date count down text

How to visible Excerpt Section on Pages & Post?

  1. Go to Pages > Add new or Edit the page
  2. View at the top, you will see the screen options
  3. Click there and Checked on Excerpts
  4. After that Excerpt will visible. Please scroll to down to see it.
  5. Please have a look on the screenshot for the details.

If you have any confusion, please use support forum for queries.