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 a new page is the same way as default WordPress installations, however, there are extra options that might need explaining.
This theme is specially build for corporate purpose. Usually each page have content and featured image. Featured image will display on front page, in single page.
Adding Featured Image
Go to Admin Panel
Go to Pages > Add New
Give the title of the Page
Write the content of the Page
Scroll to down and see the right corner, you will find the Set Featured Image section
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.
Parent Page and Child Pages
This theme is based on Parent Page and Child Pages. All the section on the home page are managed by Widgets and the content on the sections are called from Child Pages.
Parent Page will be a selector page and the content of it’s child page will appear on front end. Look here to know about how to create a Child Pages.
Home Page/Make Home Page as Demo
Are you wondering about how to create home page as our demo ? Here we are going to present you how to make home page as demo. Please just follow the below procedure to make it. It’s simple to create home page. 1. Install Theme Mercantile
Go to Admin Panel > Appearance > Themes > Add New and search theme Mercantile
Click on Install and then Activate
2. Create Page for Home and Blog
You need at most two pages, one for Home and another for Blog, to make like demo. Please follow this below steps to
set home page.
Go to admin panel > Pages > Add New
Give the title of page(Example: Home Page)
Click on Publish to publish page.
Create another page(for Blog), follow the above page creation method.
3. Set Home page and Blog page
Please set home page and blog page with following procedure.
Go to admin panel > Settings > Reading
Click on “A static page (select below)”
Set Front page: (Home Page recently created above)
Posts page:(Blog you recently created)
4. Preview front page
View the front page, the featured section(Slider Section) will appear. To change the slider,
Go to Appearance > Customize > Featured Section Options > Feature Slider Selection
Select parent page and its sub-pages will be shown is slider.
5. Section below the slider
Are you wondering how to add the section below the slider ? It’s simple, please follow the below process:
Go to Appearance > Widget
Add the available widget (Example AT About Section) on “Home Main Content Area”
After that Excerpt will visible. Please scroll to down to see it.
Please have a look on the screenshot for the details.
In this theme, if you added content on Excerpt, it will appear on the front page, and the content on the content section will appear on inner pages.
Make Team, Testimonials, Clients etc section
All the section on the home page are based on child/parent page and widget. You can create the parent page as a selector and it’s child pages to display on the front end. Follow the same procedure, as our services section above to make the other sections as well.
Footer Widgets Section
Make Footer Section As our demo(First Widget)
Please follow the steps to make the widgets section on footer as our demo:
Go to Appearance > Customize > Widget > Footer Column One