As you all know, WordPress 4.5 is on its way to us, arriving on April 12. We at Catch Themes have been busy with preparation for this much-awaited arrival. The last few weeks, we have been busy going back to all our oldies: our themes and plugins, and giving them a makeover to ensure they … Continue reading “Waiting for the Arrival of WordPress 4.5”
We don’t get asked this question that often. However, we regularly see users of our themes opting to put some of their content up as a post, even when a page would be a much better choice. So, here is some guidance on when to use posts and when to use pages. To create a … Continue reading “What is the difference between a post and a page?”
This is one of the most common questions we get from our users. The difference between categories and tags is not immediately clear, so we have tried to break it down in this post. Both categories and tags are important for search engine optimization, to find content through the advanced search option within your own … Continue reading “What is the difference between categories and tags?”
At CatchThemes, we take site security very seriously. Our themes are coded to be simple, light, and secure. However, a secure theme is not enough for site security. There are other steps you can take to make your site more secure. Unless you are a high profile site that is being targeted by sophisticated hackers, … Continue reading “Basic security tips for your WordPress site”
Quick tutorial for when you get stuck when using one of our themes, and need to access support via our Support Forums. This is how you post a question in our support forum:
Short tutorial on how to set a featured image for your WordPress post when you are using a theme from Catch Themes. Featured images are important as they represent your content on the homepage, featured content areas, sliders, and other pages of your site. Our themes rely heavily on featured images, so you should set … Continue reading “How to set a featured image on your post”
If you are already using one of our free themes, and want the greater functionality offered by a Pro theme, this tutorial takes you through the steps of this process. Our Pro themes have more color and font customization options, more layouts, integration with WPML (for a multi-language site), and WooCommerce (for eCommerce), and priority … Continue reading “How to upgrade to a Pro theme”
This is a short video tutorial showing you how to update your theme using our Catch Updater tool. Catch Updater is a module in our Catch Web Tools plugin that allows you to automatically update your theme, without the hassle of deleting your old theme and switching to a temporary one, before you can have an … Continue reading “How to update your theme using Catch Updater”
Catch Updater is a simple and lightweight WordPress Theme Updater Module, which enables you to install update easily using WordPress Admin Panel. Now, you can simple upload your Pro/Premium theme new version zip file from Theme Installer “Appearance => Themes => Add New => Upload” or http://yoursite.com/wp-admin/theme-install.php?upload. You also get an option to backup your … Continue reading “How to Update your Pro/Premium WordPress Theme?”
To Top is a nifty lightweight plugin. It adds a highly customizable button, which when clicked, scrolls effortlessly to the top of a page. To Top Plugin adds a floating box at the bottom right side (by default) of the page when scrolled down and, when clicked, rolls smoothly to the top. This is convenient … Continue reading “To Top | Simple Scroll Up WordPress Plugin”
It’s 21st September 2015 and yes, we’re celebrating at Catch Themes. It’s been 3 Years that we have been serving you all with high quality, simple and clean WordPress Themes with an awesome support. Yes, we can see that WordPress has totally changed how users conceive and operate websites these days. Without even the basic … Continue reading “We Are Celebrating our 3rd Anniversary”
My name is Lixandru Marius Bogdan and on July 12, 2012 I was introduced for the first time to the WordPress world. I knew nothing about it, absolutely nothing. And for the first time in my life I was faced with the task of installing a theme. I wanted something simple, something very easy to … Continue reading “Testimonial: Lixandru Marius Bogdan”
It’s 21st September 2014 and yes, we’re celebrating at Catch Themes. We’re 2-year old! It was just 2 years ago that we decided to continually offer an array of premium downloadable WordPress themes to our users through a professional platform. Yes, we can see that WordPress has totally changed how users conceive and operate websites … Continue reading “We Are Celebrating our 2nd Anniversary”
Featured Image Slider option is there in all our Pro/Premium Themes only and it’s not there in our Free Themes. For free themes, you can add in featured post slider. This image slider is an independent image slider, where you can upload image of your own choice and size, link it to any URI that … Continue reading “Video Series: Adding Featured Image Slider”
Featured Post Slider option is there in all our Free and Premium Themes. This post slider is created to highlight your posts in the slider. 1. First you need to create Post from “Posts => Add New” 2. Then assign Featured Image in your post 3. Remember the Post ID 4. Then go to “Appearance … Continue reading “Video Series: Adding Featured Post Slider”
This tutorial show simple step to add in Featured Image in your Post/Page. You just need to add/edit your post/page and then on right bottom corner you will see Set Featured Image. Just click on it and select the image and click on Set Featured Image. Then you will see Featured Image Thumbnail and then … Continue reading “Video Series: Adding Featured Image in WordPress Post/Page”
This video shows how to create/edit your custom menus and then manage menu locations to show your custom menu in different places in your WordPress Site. This menu location depends on the theme you have activated.
A WordPress child theme is a theme that inherits the functionality of another theme, called the parent theme. A WordPress child theme is the safest and easiest way to modify an existing theme. A WordPress child theme allows you change the functionality/design of the theme without having to edit the original/parent theme files. If you … Continue reading “How to Create a Child Theme in WordPress”
Catch Updater is a simple and lightweight Premium WordPress Theme Updater Plugin, which enables you to update Pro/Premium WordPress Themes easily using WordPress Admin Panel. Now, you can simple upload your Pro/Premium WordPress theme new version zip file from Theme Installer “Appearance => Themes => Add New => Upload”. You also get an option to backup your existing theme while updating to latest version. No more hassle of deleting the theme and uploading new one.
Catch Updater is a simple and lightweight WordPress Theme and Plugin Updater Plugin, which enables you to update Premium WordPress Themes and Premium WordPress Plugins easily using WordPress Admin Panel. Now, you can simple upload your Pro/Premium WordPress theme/plugin new version zip file from Theme Installer “Appearance => Themes => Add New => Upload” and … Continue reading “Catch Updater | WordPres Theme & Plugin Updater Plugin”
Catch Web Tools is a top-notch modular plugin that can greatly enhance the capabilities of a WordPress website with its powerful features. Download Catch Web Tools == Description == Catch Web Tools is a modular plugin that powers up your WordPress site with simple and utilitarian features. It currently offers Webmaster Tool, Open Graph, Custom … Continue reading “Catch Web Tools | WordPress Plugins”
It’s 21st September 2013 and yes, we’re celebrating at Catch Themes. We’re 1-year old! It was just a year ago that we decided to continually offer an array of premium downloadable WordPress themes to our users through a professional platform.
A little earlier, in June 2012, the project was unofficially initiated with two experimental introductory WordPress themes– Simple Catch and Catch Box. Much to our delight, these FREE themes then consistently bagged the top 15 most popular positions in the WordPress repository! Super thrilled by the results, we eagerly continued with more, and ever since; there has been no looking back. The big number of downloads for our premium themes, gets us excited every time!
New to WordPress? Recently bought a Catch Themes template? And now finding your way through WordPress back-end modules? Whichever the case is, you are ready to “Jetpack” your site. It opens up a world of options to make your site so much more practical and pretty.
Catch Evolution Pro is a beautifully sleek creation of Catch Themes. It exudes a clean and a super sharp look. It comes with a whole set of interesting, rich features and flexible theme options. Catch Evolution Pro looks striking in a bigger screen. In other words, the layout is wider, bigger and looks luxuriously spacious. Among other interesting things, Catch Evolution Pro offers exciting Menu Options! This theme supports “Custom Menus”. You can create Custom Menu through “Appearance => Menus”, in your WordPress Dashboard.