TC Sauna 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.

  • tc-sauna_1.0.zip and tc-sauna-child_1.0.zip : this folder contains 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

All installation steps can be done within WordPress interface. It makes process comfortable and fast.

Go to the menu Appearance 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 tc-ecommerce-shop_pro.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.

Congratulations, your theme have been successfully installed!

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.

Section Color / Font Palette

Color/Font is very easy process. We have given these options in all sections of customizer. It is a complete image to show you about color and font palette. At a single glance of click you can set the color and fonts of the Headings, Paragrapgh and Buttons.

Every individual section have an option to set the color palette for Headings, Title/Text, Paragraph, Button Text and Button Background depending upon the number of option that are available in that respective section

Default Color / Font settings

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 Template

Follow these instructions to setup Home page.

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

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 Slider

Follow these instructions to setup slider.

  • For Slider: Go to Appearance >> Customize >> TC Settings >> Slider Settings

Setup Our Services Section

In order to proceed with Our Services Section,

Go to Appearance Customize TC Settings Our Services.

In this section you can set the Image,Title & Content of Services offered according to your site. Options here are further described according to the sections they belong to :

  • Setting Options : Includes settings for Service display enable / disable option..

  • Service Heading Color : Contains color options for service heading.

  • Service Heading Fonts: Contains font family options for service heading.

  • Service Text Color: Contains color options for service text.

  • Service Text Fonts: Contains font family options for service text.

  • Service Para Color: Contains color options for services para.

  • Service Para Fonts: Contains font family options for service para.

  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specific section layout.

  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specific section layout.

  • Background Image Option: Contains background image options for specific section layout.

Setup About Us Section

In order to proceed with about us section.

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> TC Settings>> About Us.

In this section you can set the Image,Title & Content of Services offered according to your site. Options here are further described according to the sections they belong to :

    Headshot photo
  • Setting Options : Includes settings for About display enable / disable option.
  • About Heading Color:Contains color options for About heading
  • About Heading Fonts: Contains font family options for About heading.
  • About Text Color: Contains color options for About text.
  • About Text Fonts: Contains font family options for About text.
  • About Para Color: Contains color options for About para.
  • About Para Fonts: Contains font family options for About para.
  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specific section layout.
  • Background Image Option: Contains background image options for specific section layout.

Setup Packages Section

In order to proceed with Packages Section,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> TC Settings>> Packages Offered.

In this section you can set the Title & Content of Packages Section. You can also set Number of Packages you would like to display and add a link to each Buy Now button. Options here are further described according to the sections they belong to :

  • Setting Options : Includes settings for About display enable / disable option.
  • Packages Heading Color:Contains color options for Packages heading
  • Packages Heading Fonts: Contains font family options for Packages heading.
  • Packages Text Color: Contains color options for Packages text.
  • Packages Text Fonts: Contains font family options for Packages text.
  • Packages Para Color: Contains color options for Packages para.
  • Packages Para Fonts: Contains font family options for Packages para.
  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specific section layout.
  • Background Image Option: Contains background image options for specific section layout.

Setup Blog Section

In order to proceed with Blog Section,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> TC Settings>> Blog.

For setting up Blog section first of all you need to add images by using Blog Post. Follow below instruction to add posts.

Go to Dashboard Products Add New

Once you added posts in the blog, you can add more post as many you want, and you'r done.

  • Setting Options : Includes settings for About display enable / disable option.
  • Blog Heading Color:Contains color options for Blog heading
  • Blog Heading Fonts: Contains font family options for Blog heading.
  • Blog Text Color: Contains color options for Blog text.
  • Blog Text Fonts: Contains font family options for Blog text.
  • Blog Para Color: Contains color options for Blog para.
  • Blog Para Fonts: Contains font family options for Blog para.
  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specific section layout.
  • Background Image Option: Contains background image options for specific section layout.

Setup Counter Section

In order to proceed with Counter Section,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> TC Settings>> Counter Section.

In this section, you can set the Number Of Content that you would like to display and Title. Options here are further described according to the sections they belong to :

  • Setting Options : Includes settings for About display enable / disable option.
  • Counter Number Color:Contains color options for Counter Number
  • Counter Number Fonts: Contains font family options for Counter Number.
  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specific section layout.
  • Background Image Option: Contains background image options for specific section layout.

Setup Testimonial

In order to proceed with Testimonial Section,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> TC Settings>> Testimonial.

You can set the Title & it's content. You can also set Number of clients that you would like to display.

Testimonial section Shortcode:

The Shortcode present in the Testimonial allows you to call your Testimonial section anywhere on the pages,just by placing the shortcode in the page.

see the screenshot.

[tc-testimonials]

For setting up Testimonial section first of all you need to add post by using Testimonial Post. Follow below instruction to add posts.

Go to Dashboard >> Testimonial >> Add New.

Once you added posts in the Testimonial, you can add more post as many you want, and you'r done.

  • Setting Options : Includes settings for About display enable / disable option.
  • Testimonial Heading Color:Contains color options for Testimonial heading.
  • Testimonial Heading Fonts: Contains font family options for Testimonial heading.
  • Testimonial Para Color: Contains color options for Testimonial para.
  • Testimonial Para Fonts: Contains font family options for Testimonial para.
  • Testimonial Name Color: Contains color options for Testimonial text.
  • Testimonial Name Fonts: Contains font family options for Testimonial text.
  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specific section layout.
  • Background Image Option: Contains background image options for specific section layout.

Theme Post Type

How to set up TC Sauna Post Type

Posttype Configuration

There are three register posttype namely: Therapist, Services and Testimonials on the Dashboard. This will help you to setup team and testimonail Sections.

1. Therapist

In order to showcase your "Therapist" section on your home page

Go to Dashboard:-> Therapist >> Add New

Fill the details event name,description, and it's featured images.

Go to Appearance-> Customize ->-> TC Settings >> Therapist

it will appear like this on your front page.

2. Services

In order to showcase your "Services" section on your About Us page

Go to Dashboard:-> Services >> Add New

Fill the details event name, description, and it's featured images.

it will appear like this on your front page.

3. Testimonial

Similarly In order to show your Testimonial, follow the below steps.

Go to Service >> Add New Post

Fill the details event name, description, and it's featured images.

Go to Appearance-> Customize ->-> TC Settings >> Testimonials

it will appear like this on your front page.

Child Theme & Hooks

Custom theme editor is the easy process for editing the site, if you have to add section in the site, you can easily edit in child theme it can be change in parent theme.

Hook code below Slider

Hook code below Our Services

Hook code below About Us

Hook code below Package Offer

Hook code below Therapist

Hook code below Blog

Hook code below Counter

Hook code below Testimonial

Hook code below Full Width Header

Hook code below Full Width Footer

Hook code below Social Icon

Hook code above Full Width Page Header

Page Templates and Sidebars

Page Templates

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

  • About Template (the default About template with no sidebar position)

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

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

  • Blog (Full Width) (a blog templates with one column without sidebar)

  • Blog (Left Sidebar) (a blog templates with left sidebar position)

  • Blog (Right Sidebar) (a blog template 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: http://codex.wordpress.org/Manage_Categories_SubPanel

  • 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 http://codex.wordpress.org/Posts_Add_New_SubPanel.

Shortcodes

A shortcode is a powerful content building tool http://codex.wordpress.org/Shortcode 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:

  • Gallery [tc-innergalleryshow tc_gallery=”142″] - used for Gallery images output.

Custom Widgets