Adventureby Organic Themes

Main Logo

  1. Navigate to Appearance → Customize.
  2. Choose “Theme” from the Customizer sidebar.
  3. Click Logo.
  4. Follow on-screen instructions.

Using the Home Page Template

  1. Create a Page, preferably titled “Home.
  2. Set the Home template within the Page Attributes.
  3. Navigate to Settings  Reading within the Dashboard.
  4. Choose the option to display a static page for the Front page.
  5. Select your newly created “Home” page from the Front page drop down list.
  6. Click Save Changes.

Setting Up the “About Me” Section on the Home Page

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Above is a screenshot of the About Me section of the homepage from the Adventure theme demo.

  1. Create a Page, preferably titled “About Me.
  2. Set a Featured Image for that page which will display on the homepage “About Me” section.
  3. Navigate to Appearance → Customize within the Dashboard.
  4. Choose “Theme” from the Customizer sidebar.
  5. Select your newly created “About Me” page from the Home Featured Page drop down list.
  6. Click Save Changes.

Setting Up a Blog Page

  1. Create a Page, preferably titled “Blog.
  2. Navigate to Settings  Reading within the Dashboard.
  3. You should already have the option to display a static page under “Front Page Displays.”
  4. Select your newly created “Blog” page from the Posts page drop down list.
  5. Click Save Changes.

Homepage Image Gallery

  1. Navigate to Appearance → Customize → Featured Content.
  2. Enter the name of a Tag.
  3. Click the blue Save button at the bottom.

Once a Tag name has been saved, posts having this tag will appear in the featured content section. You can specify an image to be displayed with each post by setting a Featured Image. The suggested size for featured images is 980 pixels wide and 520 pixels high.

Using the Slideshow Page Template

  1. Create a Page.
  2. Set the Slideshow template within the Page Attributes.
  3. Click Add Media to upload your images to the page.
  4. Once uploaded, select Uploaded to this page from the drop down menu in the Media Library tab.
  5. You may then drag and drop the images in the order you like.
  6. Close the window and Publish or Update the page.

Note: You do not need to insert the images in to the page. Images uploaded to the Media Library of the page will automatically be added to the slideshow.

Adding Social Media Icons

  1. Navigate to Appearance → Customize → Theme.
  2. Enter links to your social media profiles within the appropriate fields.
  3. Click the blue Save button at the bottom.

Note: Social media icons will be displayed with a link to the profile within the featured page section on the home page template, and within the footer of the theme.

Three-Column Page Template

  • When creating a new Page, set the Three Column template within the Page Attributes.
  • Be sure to add widgets to both “Left Sidebar” and “Right Sidebar” under Appearance → Widgets.

If “Read More” link on “Home Featured Page” does not point to correct page

If your “Read More” link on the homepage does not link to the selected static page, but instead links back to the homepage, check the following:

  1. Under Settings → Reading, be sure your static front page (e.g. About) is not the same as the page chosen under Customize → Theme.
  2. Likewise, under Customize → Theme, be sure the static page (e.g. About) from the drop-down under Home Featured Page is not the same as the page chosen under Settings → Reading.