Melodyby Nudge Themes

Give your readers visual rhythm and harmony with Melody. With just a few simple clicks, you’ll have this light and minimal look for your site. Below are steps on how to get the following theme features set up.

If you’re having trouble with anything, you can also ask a question on Melody’s support forum.

Melody lets you highlight three of your best posts. Here’s how to set things up:

  1. Go to Appearance > Customize
  2. From the Featured Content section, set a tag name for your Featured posts.Melody Featured Content closedMelody Featured Content open
  3. Add the featured content tag to the posts you wish to highlight.

And you’re done!

Site Introduction Text, Post Grid & Sidebar Position

These options can easily be found in the Appearance > Customize menu under Theme Options.

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Drop Caps

From the Text Editor of your WordPress dashboard, wrap your first paragraph with a <p> tag and add class="drop-cap" to it. The first letter will automatically get transformed into a drop cap.

Here’s a visual example:

<p class="drop-cap">Your awesome paragraph</p>

And the result will be:

Melody Drop Caps

Sub Headings

From the Text/HTML Editor of your post dashboard, wrap your first paragraph with the <p> tag and add “sub-heading” class to it. Here’s what it’ll look like:

<p class="sub-heading">Your awesome introduction paragraph</p>

And the result:

Melody Sub Heading

Overhanging Images

Also from the Text Editor of your post screen, simply add “extra-wide-image” class to your <img alt="" /> tag. Here’s what that will look like:

<img class="extra-wide-image size-full wp-image-83" alt="" />

And the result will be:

Melody Overhanging Images

Melody lets you customize your site even further by letting you upload your very own Site Logo. You can get more details on how to set that up here.

Social Media Menu

  1. Set up is as simple as creating a Social Links Menu. Find out how to do that here.
  2. Next go to Appearance > Widget
  3. Add your menu to one of the three Footer Widget areas by using the Custom Menu widget.Melody Social Media Footer Menu

Melody has 21 different icons for you to choose from. They include:

  • Behance
  • Bitbucket
  • Contact page
  • Dribbble
  • Facebook
  • Flickr
  • Github
  • Google +
  • Instagram
  • Last.fm
  • Linkedin
  • Pinterest
  • Reddit
  • Soundcloud
  • Spotify
  • Stumbleupon
  • Twitter
  • Tumblr
  • Vimeo
  • Vine
  • Youtube