First, thank you for purchasing our theme!
This guide provides instructions for installation, help on getting started and extensive documentation of features. It is recommended you read it thoroughly to fully leverage the Organicfood theme's capabilities. Please also make sure to check out our Video Tutorials as they explain everything covered in here in greater depth. We hope you enjoy building with Organicfood as much as we enjoyed developing it and continue to develop with new features!
Before beginning the installation and configuring of your new theme, you must first have WordPress already installed on a server.
If you are struggling, here is a very detailed guide at Wordpress Codex that will walk you through every step.
If you prefer something more visual, you can watch this video tutorial on how to install Wordpress by us
(Please note the video shown is from our NUVO Restaurant theme, but the same process applies)
Once you have setup a copy of WordPress, there are two ways you can go about installing the theme:
Unzip the download and upload the theme directory /Organicfood/ into your WordPress themes directory /wp-content/themes/.
This is definitely the easier route for most. Simply navigate to Appearance > Add New Themes > Upload. Click the 'browse' button and locate the still zipped theme folder. The theme will be uploaded and installed in a matter of seconds.
Here is our video tutorial to help you through the process
(Please note the video shown is from our NUVO Restaurant theme, but the same process applies)
After you have installed the theme successfully, you can optionally import the supplied dummy data in order to get a feel for things. If you're interested in importing the data, please check the Demo Data section below.
Once you have installed and activated our theme you will be prompted to install required and recommended plugins. Just click the link to Begin installing plugins.
Next, check boxes to select all the plugins you want to install, select the bulk action of install from the dropdown box and then click the button to apply.
Select the plugins you had installed, and then apply the bulk action to activate them.
Finally, you will got a confirmation notice that your plugins were activeded.
To help you set up website with the least efforts, we include in the theme package dummy content file. After installing it, all content seen on the live demo will be imported except for images/videos.
There are two methods you can use, one is using our One-click Importer, the other is Importing manually. To go with the former option, please follow the steps below:
Now you have a website just like our demo.
To imprort the demo content by yourself, please follow the steps below:
Contact Form 7 is one of the most popular form builders for wordpress.
We have created styles ready for you to use within your Organicfood theme.
For detailed inforamtion and support on this plugin, please go to: https://wordpress.org/plugins/contact-form-7/
This is plugin required all our themes
This plugin provides an easy to use interface to create and administer custom post types and taxonomies in WordPress. This plugin is created for WordPress 3.x.
If you need dedicated support for this plugin, please visit: Custom Post Type UI
After installation, you will be suggested to install additional plugins. To install them and activate, please navigate to Plugins, you will see a list of required and optional plugins. We recommend that you install the following to get the best of our theme:
Visual Composer is the most popular drag and drop editor for wordpress.
If you need dedicated support for this component, please visit: Visual Composer on Code Canyon
Create a responsive (mobile friendly) or fullwidth slider with must-see-effects and meanwhile keep or build your SEO optimization (all content always readable for search engines). See the heaps of custom transitions/animations for each object on the page!
Customize this slider with our convenient drag & drop backend to your very needs. This plugin features tons of unique transition effects, an image preloader, video embedding, autoplay that stops on user interaction and lots of easy to set options to create your own effects.
For premium support with this plugin please visit: Revolution Slider on Code Canyon
Allows you to regenerate your thumbnails after changing the thumbnail sizes.
Regenerate Thumbnails allows you to regenerate the thumbnails for your image attachments.
For detailed inforamtion and support on this plugin, please go to: Regenerate Thumbnails
Slider Revolution is an innovative, responsive WordPress Slider Plugin that displays your content the beautiful way. Whether it's a Slider, Carousel, Hero Scene or even a whole Front Page, the visual, drag & drop editor will let you tell your own stories in no time!
For detailed inforamtion and support on this plugin, please go to: Slider Revolution
Woo Commerce is one of the most popular shopping cart plugins for wordpress.
For detailed inforamtion and support on this plugin, please go to: WooCommerce
Essential Grid is an amazing plugin for Wordpress developed by 'Theme Punch' that comes FREE as part of the Organicfood Theme. Within this documentation we have covered everything you need to know about using the plugin with the 'Organicfood' theme.
If you need premium support for this plugin you will need to purchase the plugin on CodeCanyon, you will then get a 'Purchase Registration Code'. You can then create your account on the 'ThemePunch Support Website'.
Essential Grid is an all-purpose grid building solution for WordPress that allows you to display different kinds of content in a highly customizable grid. Possible applications range from portfolios, blogs, galleries, services, product sliders, testimonials and anything else you can imagine. With it's various supported media types like images, youtube & vimeo videos, html5 self- hosted videos and even iframe content.
Using Essential Grid
We have created a video tutorial to show you how easy you can create stunning portfolios and blogs within your theme, using 'Essential Grid'.
(Please note this video is from our Pro Business theme, but the exact same principals apply)
The first, from the Page menu on the left-hand side of the Dashboard, select the Add New to add a new page.
Next, please scroll down, you will see the Page option section. With the Page Options specially built for our themes, you can easily customize the Layout, Header and Page Title of every page.
First take a look at the General tab, here you can select Boxed or Fullwidth layout for your page.
Now, view page to see the result:
To Add Widget on Sidebar, please following these steps:
The options panel is home to all of the theme's extensive configuration options. To view the panel, navigate to 'Appearance > Theme Options' in the left-hand menu. Here you have the ability to alter many core aspects that make up how your theme looks and behaves. Any of the options that have some ambiguity to them conviently have descriptions to explain their purpose.
You can select an image file in your library or upload a new file from your computer to set as logo.
Your logo will appear on the Header as below:
This is one of most important sections for theme because this is what users see first. With our Theme Options, you will find various options to configure Header, including changing Layout, Margin, Padding. You also find configuration options for Sticky Menu here.
In the case you choose sticky header option, if you scroll up/down the page, header will always show.
The Footer consists of Footer Top and Footer Bottom. Footer Top comprises 4 widget columns. Here you can select the number of columns to display in the footer top.
To add the widgets, please go to the Widget section.
Result for Footer top:
You can set color for almost everything: Main color, Menu, Header, Footer,...
These options use to config for Blog single page.
Select Yes if you want show the comment section on all pages.
Visual Composer is a powerful Wordpress page builder that allows you to create complex page layouts without touching a single line of code. To switch to Visual Composer's Backend Editor, click on this button
When Visual Composer's editing pane comes up, click on either of these buttons to Add Element
A shortcode selecting panel will show up, you can see all the shortcode available in the theme. Select the one you would like to use.
You will then encounter a setting panel for the shortcode (each shortcode has it own setting options), after a bit of configuration, it will show up nicely on your page
There are two usages of Post Carousel: To display the Post, Testimonials, Client and Produce.
After creating several post items, it's time to display them in a page using Post Carousel shortcode.
After creating testimonials items, to display them in a page, please follow steps
After creating client items, to display them in a page, please follow steps
After creating Produce items, to display them in a page, please follow steps
Our themes are optimized by with H1, H2, H3, H4, H5 tags, clean code, HTML5 but if you want to get higher ranking on search engines, you must need some help from SEO plugins and Google Pagespeed Service:
You can update our theme using some ways bellow
1. Update theme using Envato WordPress Toolkit
2. You can update manual theme
If you have any troubles while using auto update ( It is likely to be a permissions issue ) then you may want to manually update the theme via FTP or Cpanel.
Download the latest version of the theme on ThemeForest download page and simply replace with the old one via FTP or Cpanel.