Interior Designs Pro wordpress theme Documentation

Introduction

Thank you for buying our WordPress Theme. The complete procedure to configure and manage a WordPress Website from the beginning is shown in this documentation in different portions.

What is WordPress CMS?

WordPress is an open source tool which is based on PHP and MySQL to create websites. It is a completely free content management system(CMS) and a strong blogging platform. With this CMS, you can develop websites and solid online apps. You hardly require any knowledge or technical capability to manage it. WordPress has become the most accepted website development software available because of it’s varied aspects like it’s easy usage and flexibility.Learn More

What is a WordPress template

A WordPress template acts as a skin for the websites which are created on WordPress CMS. The installation of a WordPress Template is very easy. With the help of an installed new template, you can change the look of your WordPress website very easily. All the requisite source files are provided with a WordPress template and you can freely go for editing and increasing it the way you want.

Help and Support

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Files structure

The template package you have downloaded consists of several folders. Let's see what each folder contains:

  • Screenshots : contains template screenshots. Not for production.

  • Theme : contains WordPress theme files.

  • interior-designs-1.0.zip: this folder content all the necessary files for the theme.

  • license.txt : contains license details.

  • readme.txt : contain information about theme images path and font use and usage scritps.

Template Installation

Template installation is very easy process.

Step 1. Theme Installation

First thing you need to do is login to your WordPress admin area. Next, click on

Go to the menu Appearance Themes

Once you are on the themes page, click on the Add New button at the top.

Click on upload theme button.

Click on Browse Button then select your interior-designs.zip theme and click on Install Now Button..

WordPress will now install your theme and show you a success message along with the link to activate or live preview.

Step 2. Install a Theme using FTP

Your second installation option is to upload the theme via FTP. For this method first log into your site via FTP and browse to your folder located at wp-content/themes. Unzip the theme file you downloaded and upload only the extracted Total folder to your server.

Next log into your WordPress site and navigate to Appearance Themes to activate total folder.

One-Click Demo Content Importer

Import demonstration content with one click to get your theme setup. This content will guide you through building your website for website creation.

Go toDashboard >> Appearance >> Get started

Before started "Run Importer" first you need to installed Interior Designs Pro Post Types plugin.

Click on"Demo Content Importer" and then "Run Importer".

How to set up homepage

Once you view your site after activating the theme, You will see the index page with the latest post. Now you will need to setup the home page template to show all the demo section on your front page.


Setup Home Page

Follow these instructions to setup Home page.

1. Create Page to set template : Go to Dashboard Pages Add New Page

Select the template.

2. Set the front page: Go to Setting Reading Set the front page display static page to home page.

Once you have done with this, you can see all the demo content on front page.

Setup Top Bar

In order to proceed with Top Bar.

Go to Appearance Customize Theme Settings Top Bar

In Top Bar section, add texts and links.

In this way you can setup topbar section.

Setup Social Icon

In order to proceed with Social Icon,

Go to Appearance Customize Theme Settings Social Icon

In Social Icon section, add links.

In this way you can setup social icon section.

Setup Slider

Follow these instructions to setup slider.

Go to Appearance Customize Theme Settings Slider Settings


In this way you can setup slider.

We have an option of enabling and disabling this section. Then select number of slides to show and image then select slide heading title and slide text.

Setup About section

Go to Appearance Customize Theme Settings About Section

For the subsection

Go to Appearance >> customize >> Theme settings >> About Section


Record Section

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Record Section

Our Speciality Section

1. In order to setup this section first you have to install interior-pro-post type plugin.

For better reference see plugin section.

After installation speciality option will appear on the dashboard.

2. Create new post

Go to Dashboard >> Speciality >> Add new

Go to Appearance Customize Theme Settings Our Speciality

The output will look like ths.

Services

1. In order to setup this section first you have to install interior-pro-post type plugin.

For better reference see plugin section.

After installation services option will appear on the dashboard.

2. Create new post

Go to Dashboard >> Services >> Add new

Go to Appearance Customize Theme Settings Services We Offered

The output will be look like this.

Our Process

Go to Appearance Customize Our Process


Why Choose Us

Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Why Choose Us

For Subtitle

Testimonials

In order to setup this section first you have to install interior-pro-post type plugin.

For better reference see plugin section.

After installation testimonial option will appear on the dashboard.

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Testimonials & Partners

Our Project

In order to proceed with Our Project Section,

First you need to create category.

Go to Dashboard >> Project >> Categories >> Add New

Create new post

Go to Dashboard >> Project >> Add new

Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Our Project


Newsletter Section

For this section first you have to install contact form 7.

For better understanding refer to shortcode section first.

Appearance >> Customize >> Newsletter


The output will look like this.

Blog Post

In order to proceed with Blog Post,

Go to Dashboard >> Posts >> Add new

Repeat the same step if you want to add more post.

Go to Appearance Customize Theme Settings Blog Post


The output will look like this.

About Page

Go to Appearance >> customize >> Theme settings >> About page




We have an option of hide or show this section.

About Team

In order to proceed with about team,

Create post.

Go to Dashboard >> Team >> Add New

Go to Appearance >> customize >> Theme settings >> About Team

We have an option of enabling or disabling this section. Then select background image.


Contact

In order to proceed with contact section,

Go to Dashboard >> Contact >> Add New

Go to Appearance Customize Theme Settings Contact

Page Templates and Sidebars

Page Templates

  • Default Template (The default page template with a right sidebar position)

  • Home Page Template (Front page with the demo content)

  • About Template (The about template with no sidebar position)

  • Blog Full Width Extend (A page template with no sidebar position)

  • Blog with left sidebar (A page template with left sidebar position)

  • Blog with right sidebar (A page template with right sidebar position)

  • Page (Left Sidebar)(a page templates with left sidebar position)

  • Page (Right Sidebar)(a page templates with right sidebar position)

  • Contact Template (The default Contact template with no sidebar position)

Posts, Categories and Post Formats

Adding category

Review the following article for more information on adding categories: click here

  • Log into your WordPress Administration Panel (Dashboard).

  • Click the Posts tab.

  • With that done, click Categories for blog posts.

  • Type in the name of your new category.

  • After that, click the Add New Category button.

Click the Publish button.

Creating a Blog post

  • Log into your WordPress Administration Panel (Dashboard).

  • Click the Posts tab.

  • Click the Add New tab.

  • Type in your post content. For more information on adding posts, please check the following link click here

Shortcodes

A shortcode is a powerful content building tool click here Shortcodes are easy to use. First of all, make sure that the editing mode is set to Visual.

All available shortcodes are conditionally divided into these groups:

  • Speciality Section[speciality]-Used for speciality output.

  • Services Section[services]-Used for services output.

  • Project Section[project]-Used for project output.

  • Team Section[team]-Used for team output.

  • Testimonials Section[testimonials]-Used for testimonial output.

Custom Widgets

In order to proceed with Widget section,

Go to Dashboard Appearance Widgets.

How to Setup Additional Theme Add Ons

1.First, you need to download the plugin from the source (which will be a zip file (TC Title Banner Image plugin.zip). Next, you need to go to WordPress admin area and visit Plugins » Add New page.

2.After that, click on the Upload Plugin button on top of the page.

3.This will bring you to the plugin upload page. Here you need to click on the choose file button and select the plugin file you downloaded earlier to your computer.

4.After you have selected the file, you need to click on the install now button.

5.WordPress will now upload the plugin file from your computer and install it for you. You will see a success message like this after installation is finished.

6.Once installed, you need to click on the Activate Plugin link to start using the plugin.