Monet allows you to use a custom header of your choice.
Monet has one custom menu area available. If there is no custom menu configured then the menu will display a list of your site’s pages. Find out more about setting up your menus on the Custom Menu support page.
Sub menus for will be accessible by clicking the small arrow next to the parent menu item.
Monet supports Featured Images on blog posts. To use featured images, edit the post you want to add the featured image to — and then locate the Featured Image module. Click the on Set featured image and then select or upload an image using the options provided. Once selected, press Set featured image. Finally, click the Update button to save changes to your post.
If there is no Featured Image set then Monet will look for any other image uploaded to the post in question. If there is one, it will be used like a Featured Image.
On the homepage and archive pages Featured Images are scaled to 522 x 348.
Monet has full support for both left-to-right and right-to-left languages. For information on translating Monet you can check out the translation FAQ.
Monet allows you to highlight specific types of posts by creating a special tag that designates them as Featured Content. When this tag is used the posts will be displayed in a slider at the top of the homepage, separate from the rest of your content. You can set the featured tag in WordPress.com → My Sites → Customize → Featured Content.
To set up Featured Content:
- Go to Customize → Featured Content.
- Enter a tag name for the featured posts — make sure the tag is unique and isn’t used anywhere else on your site.
- Edit the posts that you want to display in the Featured Content area and give them the featured tag you have just selected.
Social Links Menu
Monet lets you to display links to your social media profiles, like Twitter and Facebook, with icons. To do this you should:
- Create a new Menu.
- Add your social links to it as custom links.
- Add it to the “Social Menu” position
You can find a more detailed tutorial on the Social Links Menu support page.
Linking to any of the following sites will automatically display their icon in your menu.
- Email (
- RSS Feed (urls with
Monet has three widget areas in the sidebar. Find out more on managing widgets here.
Sidebars remain hidden when there are no widgets to display. The sidebars are tucked away in a hidden area at the top of the site. You can access it by clicking on the ellipsis (the three-dot icon) in the top corner of the site.