Magazine Plus Pro

Theme Installation

After you purchase and download your theme from Theme Palace you can choose either of the approaches given below to install your theme.

Approach I : From your admin dashboard.

  1. Log in to the WordPress Administration Panels.
  2. Select the Appearance panel, then Themes.
  3. Select Add New.
  4. Then select Upload Theme.
  5. Click Browse Locate magazine-plus-pro.zip Theme in your computer.
  6. Select magazine-plus-pro.zip and click Install Now.

Approach II : Upload and install theme through FTP client

You can use FTP client like FileZilla to connect your web server.

  1. Unzip magazine-plus-pro.zip to your Desktop.
  2. Using an FTP client to access your host web server, go to /wp-content/themes/ and upload your new copy of Magazine Plus Pro Theme.
  3. Now, log into the WordPress Dashboard with your login details.
  4. Select the Appearance panel, then Themes.
  5. You will see the theme in the list.
  6. Then click Activate button.
  7. Now the theme will be activate and go through the following options to set up the theme step wise.

How to setup front page as shown in the demo?

The demo is divided into different section as shown in the image below:

The different sections are described below:

    1. Top Header Section: This section is setup from Admin Panel / Appearance / Customize / Theme Options / Header Options. Refer below How to manage Header Options? for more details.

 

    1. Site Identity and Primary Menu Section: The Site Identity section is setup from Admin Panel / Appearance / Customize / Site Identity and for Primary Menu section you need to create a menu and assign its location to Primary Menu going to Admin Panel / Appearance / Customize / Menus / Menu Location.
      Refer below How to manage Site Title, Logo, Tagline and Site Icon? and How to manage Menus? for more detail.

 

    1. Featured Carousel Section: This section is setup from Admin Panel / Appearance / Customize / Featured Carousel .
      Refer below How to manage Featured Carousel? for more detail.

 

    1. Widget Section: This section is setup from widget. So you need to go to Admin Panel / Appearance / Customize / Widgets and add different widgets .
      Layout of the section is setup from Admin Panel / Appearance / Customize / Theme Options / Layout OptionsRefer below How to manage Layout Options? for more detail.

 

    1. Welcome to Magazine plus Pro Section: This section is setup from widget. So you need to go to Admin Panel / Appearance / Customize / Widgets / Front Page Widget Area and MP:Call To Action.
      Refer below How to manage theme available widgets? for more detail.

 

    1. Beauty Section: This section is setup from widget. So you need to go to Admin Panel / Appearance / Customize / Widgets / Front Page Widget Area and MP:Latest News Section.
      Refer below How to manage theme available widgets? for more detail.

 

    1. Latest News Section: This section is setup from widget. So you need to go to Admin Panel / Appearance / Customize / Widgets / Front Page Widget Area and MP:Latest News Section.
      Refer below How to manage theme available widgets? for more detail.

 

    1. Footer Widget Section: This section is setup from widget. So you need to go to Admin Panel / Appearance / Customize / Widgets / Footer Widget and add different widgets .
      Refer below How to manage theme available widgets? for more detail.

 

  1. Footer Copyright Section: To setup this section you need to go to Admin Panel / Appearance / Customize / Theme Options / Footer Options.
    Refer below How to manage Footer Options? for more detail.

How to manage Site Title, Logo, Tagline and Site Icon?

1. From Customize section, go to Site Identity.
2. From Site Identity, you will be able to add various options related to site identity like:

  • Logo ( Only available in WordPress version greater than or equal to 4.5 ): It changes the main logo of the site.
  • Site Title: It changes the main site title of the site.
  • Tagline: It changes the tagline (i.e:Description) of the site.Just below site title.
  • Site Icon: The Site Icon is used as a browser and app icon for your site.Icon must be square, and at least 512px wide and tall.

How to manage Colors?

1. From Customize section, go to Colors.
2. Select the color for background available on options.
3. If the preview is fine, click on Save and Publish to apply recently selected color as background color.

How to manage Background Images?

1. From Customize section, go to Background Image.
2. Select the image for Background available on media library or upload from the other location.
3. If the preview is fine, click on Save and Publish to apply recently selected/uploaded image as Background Image.

How to manage Theme Options?

1. From Customize section, go to Theme Options.
2. From Theme Options, you will see different sections. They are:

The above section are described below:

How to manage Header Options?

1. From Customize section, go to Theme Options.
2. From Theme Options, you will see Header Options.
3. In Header Options you will see:

  • Show Site title: To show the site title on header.
  • Show tagline: To show the site tagline in header.
  • Show Date: To show the date in header.
  • Show News Ticker: To show the news in header.
  • Ticker Title: To show the title of the news ticker in header.
  • Ticker Category: To chose the category of news ticker to be displayed in header.
  • Number of Posts: To chose the no of post to be displayed.
  • Show Social Icons: To show the social icons in header.
  • Make Primary Menu Sticky: To make the primary menu sticky.

How to manage Layout Options?

1. From Customize section, go to Theme Options.
2. From Theme Options, you will see Layout Options.
3. In Layout Options you will see:

  • Global Layout: This is for theme global layout. Here you can see two options select one that you would prefer.
  • Global Layout: This is for theme global layout. Here you can see different options select one that you would prefer.
  • Archive Layout: This options is for archive content layout. Select option that suits your site.
  • Image in Archive: This options is for archive Image. Select option that suits your site.
  • Image Alignment in Archive: This option is for changing the image alignment in archive. choose the available options from drop down. Here you can see different options.
  • Image in Single Post/Page: This option is for changing the image in single post/page, choose available options from drop down. No Image and Large are the available options.
  • Image Alignment in Single post/page: This option is for changing the image alignment in single post/page, choose the available options from drop down. Here you can see different options.

How to manage Home Page Options?

1. From Customize section, go to Theme Options.
2. From Theme Options, you will see Home Page Options.
3. From here you can Show Home Content.
Note: This option work if you have selected static page to be displayed in Front page displays option.

How to manage Blog Options?

1. From Customize section, go to Theme Options.
2. From Theme Options, you will see Blog Options.
3. In Blog Options you will see:

  • Excerpt Length: Enter excerpt length in words.
  • Read More Text: You can change text for Read More form here.

How to manage Author Bio Options?

1. From Customize section, go to Theme Options.
2. From Theme Options, you will see Author Bio Options.
3. In Author Bio Options you will see:

  • Show Author Bio: Checking this check-box will enable author information.
  • Show Recent Posts by Author : This option shows/hides the recent post by author.

How to manage Breadcrumb Options?

1. From Customize section, go to Theme Options.
2. From Theme Options, you will see Breadcrumb Options.
3. Under Breadcrumb Options you will see:

  • Breadcrumb Type: Choose your breadcrumb type from here. The available options are Disabled, Simple.

How to manage Pagination Options?

1. From Customize section, go to Theme Options.
2. From Theme Options, you will see Pagination Options.
3. In Pagination Options you will see options as drop-down. Select one of your choice.
Note: For Infinite Scroll – Scroll and Infinite Scroll – Click you need to install JetPack – Infinite Scroll plugin.

How to manage Content Meta Options?

1. From Customize section, go to Theme Options.
2. From Theme Options, you will see Content Meta Options.
3. In Content Meta Options you will see:

  • Show Date: This option displays/hide the date.
  • Show Author: This option displays/hide the author.
  • Show Categories: This options displays/hide the categories.
  • Show Tags: This options displays/hide the tags.
  • Show Comment: This options displays/hide the comment.

How to manage Footer Options?

1. From Customize section, go to Theme Options.
2. From Theme Options, you will see Footer Options.
3. In Footer Options you will see:

  • Copyright Text: From here you can write the copyright text for your site.
  • Powered By Text: From here you can write the powered by text for your site.
  • Reset Footer Content: Checking this check-box will reset the footer content to its default values. Note: You need to refresh the page to see the changes.
  • Show Go To Top: This option enables the go to top icon in the site.

How to manage Font Family Options?

1. From Customize section, go to Theme Options.
2. From Theme Options, you will see Font Family Options.
3. Here you will see:

  • Site Title: You can change the site title font form here.
  • Site Tagline: You can change the site tagline font from here.
  • Default: You can change the default font from here.
  • Content Title: You can change the content title form here.
  • Content Body: You can change the content body font from here.
  • Heading Tags: You can change the heading from here.
  • Navigation: You can change the navigation menu font from here.
  • Reset Font Settings: You can reset the font setting by checking the check-box and Save and Publish and refresh the page to see the font being reset.

How to manage Featured Carousel?

1. From Customize section, go to Featured Carousel.
2. You will see two sections under Featured Carousel as shown below in figure.


The above Sections are described given below.

How to manage Carousel Type?

1. From Customize section, go to Featured Carousel-> Carousel Type.
2. Here you will see option. It is:

  • Enable Carousel On: Select Option from the drop down. Available Options are Disabled and Static Front Page Only.

How to manage Carousel Options?

1. From Customize section, go to Featured Carousel-> Carousel Option..
2. Under Slider Options you will see:

  • Enable Autoplay: This enables the autoplay of the slider.
  • Transition Delay: This is for the image transition delay.

How to manage Menus?

How to create a Menu?

1. From Customize section, go to Menus.
2. From Menus, click “Add a Menu” button and you will be able to create a menu.
3. Now, click Add Items and you will be able to Add or Remove Menu Items according to your requirement.
4. Select the Menu locations.
5. If the preview looks fine, save the changes by clicking on Save and publish button.

How to change Menu Locations?

1. From Customize section, go to Menus and inside it you will find Menu Locations.
2. Here you can:

  • Select the menu for Primary Menu. Primary menu appears as a main menu in header section.
  • Select the menu for Top Menu. Top menu appears on the top header section.
  • Select the menu for Footer Menu. Footer menu appears on the footer section.
  • Choose the Social Menu, which shows the social links title as a menu.
  • Select the menu for 404 Menu. This menu appears on 404 page.

3.If the preview looks fine, save the changes by clicking on Save and publish button.

How to add Widgets?

1. From Customize section, go to Widgets.
2. From Widgets, you will see different sections to add widget where you will be able to Add a Widget or Remove widgets by going to particular widget section.
3. And the added widget will be displayed in particular section that you have added.

How to manage theme available widgets?

The theme’s available widgets are described below:

  • MP: Call To Action: You will find options and settings in this widget. Now setup the widget according to your need. See the below image.

  • MP: Categorized News: You will find options and settings in this widget. Now setup the widget according to your need. See the below image.

  • MP: Featured Page: You will find options and settings in this widget. Now setup the widget according to your need. See the below image.

  • MP: Image: You will find options and settings in this widget. Now setup the widget according to your need. See the below image.

  • MP: Latest News: You will find options and settings in this widget. Now setup the widget according to your need. See the below image.

  • MP: News Slider: You will find options and settings in this widget. Now setup the widget according to your need. See the below image.

  • MP: Recent Posts: You will find options and settings in this widget. Now setup the widget according to your need. See the below image.

  • MP: Social: You will find options and settings in this widget. Now setup the widget according to your need. See the below image.

  • MP: Tabbed: You will find options and settings in this widget. Now setup the widget according to your need. See the below image.

How to manage Static Front Page?

1.From Customize section, go to Static Front Page .
2.From Static Front Page, You will be able to set any page as A Static page and you will find Your Latest Posts page option as well.

Updating Theme Using FTP

To update Theme though FTP, follow these basic steps:

  1. Download the latest version of Magazine Plus Pro from your Theme Palace member My-Account to your Desktop
  2. Unzip magazine-plus-pro.zip to your Desktop
  3. Using an FTP client to access your host web server, go to /wp-content/themes/ and upload your new copy of Magazine Plus Pro Theme which shall replace the old files.