Debut is an eye-catching multimedia theme featuring a unique content carousel and responsive gallery style layout. Debut comes with a specific set of theme options to help easily customize the layout, functionality, and design of your theme. Some of the features include: customizable hero slider, custom audio player, custom page templates, and a responsive design for all media.
Debut’s « Responsive Design » provides a unique and tailored layout depending on which device (desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile) you are using. This makes Debut not only look great in the browser but also on your iPad, iPhone, or any other mobile device.
The hero slider in Debut is great to showcase important posts and information. This unique slider comes with a barrage of customization controls. A few featured options include: category, content positioning, content color, slideshow speed, slideshow animation, slideshow direction, slide count, and more.
Debut also helps feature content by adding this section to the Home Page Template and a Featured (Grid) Page Template. There are a few options that come with Debut to help you narrow this content down, some of these options include: category, post count, view, pagination, featured image filter and more.
- Select the Audio post format.
- Upload the audio (.mp3) you would like to be included in the player.
- And that’s it!
Debut will automatically pull the .mp3 audio files from the gallery and insert an audio player at the top of the post. Nice!
Image posts in Debut utilize the Featured Image to showcase an individual photograph. Setting a featured image and an image post format will display your image at the top of your post.
Galleries & Slideshows
Galleries and Slideshows are easy to set up. You just need to:
- Select the Gallery post format.
- Upload the images you would like to appear in your gallery or slideshow.
- Insert the gallery or slideshow shortcode into your content, and you’re done!
Your gallery will display as thumbnails on the page. When an image is clicked, it displays in a popup slider overlay. The slideshow will display as a slideshow on the page.
Of course, you also have the flexibility to create galleries and slideshow using the Standard post format. The difference being the Gallery icon will not be displayed over featured images.
Videos also look great in Debut. Just select the Video post format, and paste your embed code or use the WordPress.com standard shortcodes – that’s it! Debut will take the first video embedded and feature it at the top of the post.
In addition to the various supported Post Formats, there are a refined set of options available throughout Debut’s Theme Options page, including:
- The choice to upload your own custom logo image.
- Customizable hero slider.
- Control over the sidebar position.
- Custom background options
- The ability to easily add Twitter, Facebook, Vimeo, Youtube and Flickr icons into your footer.
- Option to provide a custom RSS feed for the RSS icon in the footer.
Quick Specs ( all measurements in pixels):
- Debut is a responsive-width design.
- Full width content is
- Content with sidebar is
550and sidebar is
- Hero slider images