Server requirements is one of the key factors for WordPress and Trendy theme, it is highly recommended to use a server which supports the following requirements. We explain about WordPress, Trendy, WooCommerce server requirements.
|PHP||Version 7 or greater.
|MySQL||Version 5.6 or greater.
|MariaDB||Version 10.0 or greater. Only required if you are not using MySQL.
|HTTPS||Supported by the server.
We recommends following server settings for Our WordPress Theme:
|PHP||Version 5.6 or greater.|
|MySQL||Version 5.6 or greater|
|mod_rewrite||The Apache module needs to be activated for pretty permalinks.|
|GD Library||The library needs to be installed for Captcha and Image cropping.|
|cURL||Supported by the server.|
|OpenSSL||Supported by the server.|
|allow_url_fopen||Supported by the server.|
|post_max_size||32 MB or greater|
|upload_max_filesize||32 MB or greater|
|memory_limit||128 MB or greater|
|max_execution_time||120s or greater|
|max_input_vars||The minimum value is 4000 but the recommended is 6000.|
Trendy support WooCommerce officially so it is best to make sure your server also supports this plugin requirements if you are going to set up a shop.To learn about the plugin server requirements, read the official article.
WordPress is well-known for its ease of installation. Under most circumstances, installing WordPress is a very simple process and takes less that five minutes to complete.
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)
In order to install Trendy, once you download the theme, unzip the main archive. You will see the wp-Trendy.zip fileTrendy Can Be Installed in 2 Different Ways:
Installing a theme through WordPress is quite a simple process. After you have logged into your WordPress Simply navigate to Appearance > Themes > Add New > Upload Theme . Click the button “choose file” and locate your Theme zip file (wp-Trendy.zip), then click the “install now” button. After Trendy is installed, find the Theme in Appearance > Themes and click Activate.
Please be informed that you should not upload the whole archive you downloaded from Themeforest, as you will get an error reporting “broken stylesheet file”. Instead locate the wp-Trendy.zip file inside the main archive you downloaded.2. Installation Through FTP:
Please be informed that you should not upload the whole item you have downloaded from Themeforest as you will get an error message. Instead:
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.
Next, just click the link to Return to Required Plugins Installer.
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, with the pictures replaced by grey images.
Before Intall Demo Data with XML files, you should be Import Custom Post Type for your site. The Custom Post Type of theme can be installed by this way: Go to CPT UI-> Import/Export, copy and paste content of wp-trendy/inc/demo-data/trendy/post-type.json file into Post Types area and copy and paste content of wp-trendy/inc/demo-data/trendy/taxonomies.json file into Taxonomies area. See screenshot for details:
All Custom Post Type will be imported for your site
To imprort the demo content by yourself, please follow the steps below:
Now you have a website just like our demo, with the pictures replaced by grey images.
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 4.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
Newsletter is a real newsletter system for your WordPress blog: perfect for list building, you can easily create, send and track e-mails, headache-free.
It just works out of box!
For detailed inforamtion and support on this plugin, please go to: Newsletter
Contact Form 7 is one of the most popular form builders for wordpress.
We have created styles ready for you to use within your Trendy theme.
For detailed inforamtion and support on this plugin, please go to: Contact Form 7
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
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
Flex Map is a wordpress map plugin that provides many features with different map types such as creating area mapping, polygone, polyline, circle, rectangle, single markers, street view markers.
With a simple visual map editor, It is extremely easy to make and place your map anywhere on your frontend wordpress site.
For detailed inforamtion and support on this plugin, please go to: Flex Map
With the Page Options specially built for our themes, you can easily customize General, Header, Page Title & BC, One Page of every page.
Set padding top to 0px : Enable this option to set padding top of main content is 0px .
Set padding bottom to 0px : Enable this option to set padding bottom of main content is 0px .
Content background color : Set background color for content page, default - inherit from theme option.
Custom: Enable/Disable custom style mode.
Layouts : You can select a layout for page title.
Color : Select color for page title and breadcumb.
You can select background image for page title.
Portfolio , Team , Posts and Pricing are created using Shortcodes. For more detailed instruction, please head to Shortcode > CMS Grid
Testimonials are created using Shortcodes. For more detailed instruction, please head to Shortcode > CMS Carousel
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, click on Appearance > Trendy Option 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.
With our built-in importer, you will be able to get your site ready in a flash. Simply select a layout and click Import now to start importing demo data.
On this section, Trendy theme had some available fonts for you. If you want to set a special font for a special class, you only need to insert your class into Selector section, and choose the font that you want on the Font dropdown box. Finally, you click Save changes and see your result, all completed.
1. Copy class that you want to change.
2. Select Font Family, Font Weight & Style and paste class on Selector section.
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.
CMS Google Map allows embedding a google map in Trendy style.
After creating portfolio items, it's time to display them in a page using CMS Grid shortcode.
After creating team items, it's time to display them in a page using CMS Grid shortcode.
After creating posts items, it to display them in a page using CMS Grid shortcode.
After creating pricing items, it's time to display them in a page using CMS Grid shortcode.
After creating testimonial items, it's time to display them in a page using CMS Carousel shortcode.
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:
There are 2 methods to update our WordPress themes to a newer version. These new updates are essential if you want to have a bug free website, as we add new features and make improvements to the theme over time. Some of these updates might be needed in order to make the theme compatible with newer versions of WordPress. There is no risk of losing your settings and pages. However, if you had made modifications to theme files, they will be lost.1.1 Update Trendy Through WordPress Admin Panel:
When the time comes that you want to update our themes to the latest versions you may need to update necessary plugins of theme. To update the plugin you will need to follow the steps below: