Catch Everest Pro Change Log

Catch Everest Pro
Catch Everest Pro is an advance version of our popular theme Catch Everest. It is Simple, Clean and Responsive WordPress Theme which automatically adapts to the screen’s size, ensuring that your content is always displayed beautifully no matter what device visitors are using. It is based in HTML5, CSS3 and very own Catch Themes easy to use Theme Options panel which makes this theme highly customizable and flexible. Make your beautiful yet professional website in no time. For more details check out Theme Instruction.

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Catch Everest Pro theme is translation ready.
Added Translation for Polish by Piotr
Added Translation for Chinese by zcw
Added Translation for Spanish by Ruben Ramos Fernandez
Added Translation for Italian by Lorenzo Bossi
Added Translation for German(SWITZERLAND) by Marc Andri Etterlin
Added Translation for Russian by Jose Rainbow
Added Translation for Japanese by Key Saito
Added Translation for French by Rico and Sebastian Chamusard
Added Translation for Dutch by Alain Baudrez and Yoshi van den Akker
Added Translation for German by Stephan Erdmann
Added Translation for Brazilian Portuguese by Valdir Trombini
Added Translation for Danish by Alexander Leo-Hansen

Change Log

4.1.3 (Released: September 25, 2019)

  • Bug Fixed: Support for random header image

4.1.2 (Released: September 08, 2019)

  • Bug Fixed: Sub menu issue on Hover

4.1.1 (Released: September 02, 2019)

  • Bug Fixed: Keyboard navigation accessibility issue
  • Bug Fixed: Footer menu empty divs removed when there is no footer menu

4.1 (Released: July 09, 2019)

  • Added: Theme support for block styles
  • Added: Theme support for full and wide align images
  • Added: Theme support for for editor styles
  • Added: Theme support for responsive embeds
  • Added: Theme support for custom editor font sizes
  • Added: Theme support for custom color scheme
  • Added: Core Privacy Policy link support in footer
  • Added: Drop-cap css
  • Added: Blockquote align css
  • Added: Support for wp_body_open action
  • Bug Fixed: Table css
  • Bug Fixed: Typo in Content Featured Image Option in Customizer
  • Removed: Legacy Theme Options Support
  • Removed: Legacy inbuilt theme Custom CSS Support
  • Removed: Depreciated theme options codes
  • Removed: Fitvid enqueue for WP > 5.0, fot gutenberg support
  • Replaced: class_exists( ‘woocommerce’ ) with class_exists( ‘WooCommerce’ ) as WooCommerce update caused issues
  • Updated: Default font size in mobile from 14px to 16px
  • Updated: Migration Script from free to pro
  • Updated: Label changed from Image type to Custom
  • Updated: Readme file as per the new requirement
  • Updated: Metabox UI

4.0.2 (Released: March 18, 2018)

  • Bug Fixed: Sticky post title class issue
  • Bug Fixed: Design issue with Catch Infinite Scroll plugin
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4.0.1 (Released: March 06, 2018)

  • Code Optimization
  • Enhanced Security: Replaced wp_filter_post_kses with wp_kses_post
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4.0 (Released: October 12, 2017)

  • Major Update: Enhanced HTML structure
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3.9.3 (Released: September 15, 2017)

  • Added: WooCommerce Product Lightbox, Zoom and Slider Options
  • Bug Fixed: typo issue in German language file (Reported by Vladi)
  • Code optimization
  • Removed: changelog.txt file and added changelog in readme.txt file
  • Updated: Theme updater script
  • Updated: Increase Number of Featured Content limit to 50
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3.9.2 (Released: June 07, 2017)

  • Bug Fixed: WPML multi category select issue
  • Bug Fixed: Sanitization typo issue on title attribute on gallery
  • Compatible with WordPress 4.8
  • Optimization: Replaced wp_reset_query with wp_reset_postdata

3.9.1 (Released: May 01, 2017)

  • Added: Option to Display all Categories in Customizer
  • Added: Option to disable Primary Menu
  • Bug Fixed: Header Image Exclude Home option issue (Reported by eddyb)
  • Bug Fixed: Homepage Featured Title sanitize issue (Reported by joesandbox)
  • Bug Fixed: Added qtrans_convertURL() function_exists check
  • Code Optimization
  • Removed: Backward compatibility functions

3.9 (Released: December 12, 2016)

  • Replaced assistive-text to screen-reader-text
  • Reformatted HTML structure to have only one H1

3.8 (Released: December 06, 2016)

  • Bug Fixed: Reset Options in customizer updated
  • Updated: html5-shiv script loading
  • Updated: Used the_archive_title() and the_archive_description() in archive.php
  • Updated: Textdomain to ‘catch-everest-pro’
  • Updated: Custom CSS to Additional CSS( Core Support ) for WP version 4.7
  • Code Optimization

3.7 (Released: September 23, 2016)

  • Bug Fixed: Removed white space issue
  • Bug Fixed: Content Width not matching for metabox layout values
  • Fixed: Slider type priority issue
  • Fixed: ID column display issue in mobile devices
  • Updated: Instagram and YouTube logo
  • Updated: All instances of changed to

3.6.1 (Released: May 13, 2016)

  • Bug Fixed: Used consistent if statements

3.6 (Released: May 09, 2016)

  • Bug Fixed: Made Custom Logo width flexible
  • Bug Fixed: Incorrect id for Featured Content in customizer
  • Bug Fixed: Demo featured content not showing up in Customizer Live Preview; used array_filter
  • Removed: max-width parameter in custom header(depreciated)
  • Replaced: ‘|’ with ‘%7c’ for accessibility in google font load

3.5 (Released: April 11, 2016)

  • Changed: Featured Content limit changed from 20 to 24
  • Updated: Content Width Implementation
  • Updated: Theme Layout retrieval via function
  • Updated: Import all theme mod option from free theme when upgrading to pro including menus and widgets
  • Updated: Favicon and Web Clip Migration to Site Icon( Core Support )
  • Updated: Logo to Custom Logo( Core Support ) for WP version 4.5

3.4 (Released: March 03, 2016)

  • Added: CT: Advertisement Widget – “Check to Hide Ad on 404 page” option (more info in readme)
  • Added: Theme Options to Customizer
  • Added: screen-reader-text css class to support Accessibility
  • Bug Fixed: Excerpt More Tag sanitization issue
  • Optimized: Custom CSS Style Delivery to work with customizer
  • Removed: Redirect to Theme Options Page on Activation
  • Updated: Text Domain in style.css updated to catch-everest
  • Updated: German translation de_DE.po and
  • Updated: Genericons version 3.4.1

3.3 (Released: August 20, 2015)

  • Added Brazilian Portuguese translation pt_BR.po and files
  • Added Danish translation da_DK.po and files
  • Added Norwegian (Bokmål) translation nb_NO.po and files
  • Compatible with WordPress 4.3
  • Removed support for WordPress version less than 4.1
  • Updated wpml-config.xml file
  • Updated codes to comply with deprecating PHP4 style constructors in WordPress 4.3
  • Updated Genericons
  • Updated text-domain

3.2 (Released: April 09, 2015)

  • Added Support for qTranslate X plugin
  • Added responsive support for iPhone6
  • Bug Fixed: Responsive design issues
  • Bug Fixed: Sidebar layout option (Reported by notjustblack )
  • Bug Fixed: Sidebar Option in page/post

3.1 (Released: February 04, 2015)

  • Added German translation de_DE.po and de_DE
  • Removed functions to fixed plugin compatibility issues
    • catchkathmandu_woocommerce_activated()
    • catchkathmandu_wpml_activated()
    • catchkathmandu_mqtranslate_activated()

3.0 (Released: January 09, 2015)

  • Added Support for mqTranlsate plugin
  • Added Support for polylang plugin
  • Added title tag via add theme support
  • Added Author option in Featured Image Slider and Homepage Featured Content
  • Added changelog.txt file which list the theme change log
  • Added More theme option button in customizer
  • Updated Slider to show demo slider only when Select Slider Type is selected as Demo
  • Removed depreciated functions add_custom_background() and add_custom_image_header()
  • Replaced get_bloginfo() with admin_url() that links to Theme Options in post/page meta
  • Replaced screenshot.png with screenshot.jpg to reduce the theme size
  • Optimized demo images to reduce the theme size
  • Updated Farbtastic Color Picker to Iris Color Picker in theme options
  • Updated media uploader to new version in theme options
  • Removed shortcodes and provided backward compatibility for shortcodes
  • Validated Google Structured Data

2.7 (Released: September 10, 2014)

  • Added Dutch translation nl_NL.po and
  • Added contact social links options
  • Added Xing in social links options
  • Fixed content_width issue with the layout options
  • Fixed scroll up issue in mobile devices
  • Fixed homepage featured content headline margin issue

2.6 (Released: July 31, 2014)

  • Added support for pagination plugin WP-PageNavi and WP Page Numbers
  • Added Scroll Up script and it’s Color Options
  • Added Footer area four widgetized area
  • Added genericons
  • Modified homepage featured content css to match responsive design
  • Fixed disable update notifier option not being saved

2.5 (Released: July 16, 2014)

  • Added update notification option
  • Added email in social link option
  • Fixed No Sidebar, One-Column Layout
  • Optimized Theme Options panel to speed up

2.4 (Released: June 18, 2014)

  • Added French translation fr_FR.po and
  • Fixed transit cache issue in WPML & qTranslate plugin
  • Removed rem in width, padding and margins, now only in font sizes css

2.3 (Released: May 11, 2014)

  • Fixed Featured Header Image function (Reported By Michelle Crowe)
  • Fixed Sidebar Layout and Sidbear option for Home and Blog page (Reported By Melanie)
  • Updated Spanish translation

2.2 (Released: April 30, 2014)

  • Added Japanese translation ja.po and
  • Added Russian translation ru_RU.po and
  • Fixed missing translation
  • Fixed transit for WPML plugin
  • Fixed transit for qTranslate plugin

2.1.1 (Released: April 24, 2014)

  • Added Aria Haspopup for menu in Touch Devices

2.1 (Released: April 21, 2014)

  • Fixed mobile menu link issue
  • Fixed Footer Editor Options button issue (Reported By Bogdan Bogdan)
  • Fixed homepage featured content link issue
  • Fixed admin css

2.0 (Released: April 01, 2014)

  • Added footer menu and option to enable & disable footer menu in mobile devices
  • Added option to enable/disable zoom in mobile devices
  • Added support for WPML plugin
  • Added support for qTranslate plugin
  • Added German(SWITZERLAND) translation de_CH.po and
  • Fixed menu white-space css issues
  • Updated theme tag filter in style.css
  • Updated responsive menu script
  • Updated slider script
  • Updated IE script
  • Updated responsive video script

1.6 (Released: January 12, 2014)

  • Added WooCommerce Sidebar for WooCommerce plugin template
  • Fixed admin theme options css for WordPress 3.8
  • Replaced theme screenshot file to match with WordPress 3.8

1.5.3 (Released: November 21, 2013)

  • Added About Widget
  • Added 404 Page Not Found Content widget area to replace the default 404 Error Page content
  • Fixed Google Font script issue with default setting
  • Replaced widget tittle from h1 tag to h3 tag

1.5.2 (Released: October 06, 2013)

  • Added Soundcloud social icon
  • Fixed custom social icon issue with predefine social icons
  • Fixed conflict between Header Featured Image and Content Featured Image
  • Fixed Sidebar issue with homepage and blog page
  • Moved file catcheverest-theme-options-defaults.php to panel folder for better theme framework management

1.5.1 (Released: September 12, 2013)

  • Fixed Post Sidebar
  • Fixed Skype Link Data Validation as per

1.5 (Released: August 29, 2013)

  • Added Roboto Font Family
  • Fixed custom social icon size to match with pre defined social icon
  • Fixed Featured Image Slider span closing tag
  • Fixed post footer meta span closing tag
  • Fixed Web Clip Icon loading custom image

1.4 (Released: August 11, 2013)

  • Added Vkontakte, My World, Odnoklassniki, Goodreads and Skype Social Icons
  • Added option to add Custom Social Icons
  • Added Comment Options in Theme Options Panel
  • Added Support for Breadcrumb NavXT plugin
  • Added Jetpack Infinite Scroll support
  • Fixed missing internalization for search, more tag text and image slider text
  • Fixed Featured Header Image to show only in Homepage
  • Fixed admin.js to support WordPress 3.6 jQuery UI version update
  • Fixed Header Featured Image with Page and Post Settings

1.3 (Released: June 15, 2013)

  • Added Italian translation it_IT.po and
  • Added extra option in Header Featured Options to include Page and Post Featured Image
  • Added Web Clip Icon image
  • Fixed Homepage conditions while setting static Posts Page
  • Fixed Posts page issue to display blog
  • Fixed footer meta span

1.2.2 (Released: May 22, 2013)

  • Added GitHub Social Icon
  • Added Homepage Featured Content Layout Option for 4 Columns
  • Added span in linked title for featured image slider to match the css
  • Replaced
    Element with div id hgroup for html5 validation
  • Removed drop down menu conversion for sidebar widgets menu in mobile devices

1.2.1 (Released: May 02, 2013)

  • Fixed IE8 issues
  • Fixed Header image height and width issue
  • Fixed Menu issue by hiding Menu at the end of menu items
  • Fixed Header Featured Image Options to show image without link
  • Fixed minor css for mobile devices font sizes and menu widgets
  • Fixed undefined $sidebaroptions in sidebar.php
  • Added support for WordPress SEO Plugin
  • Added IE version specific div ID in header

1.2 (Released: April 29, 2013)

  • Added Instagram Social Icon
  • Added page template Blog for show blog on page.
  • Added additional widget area Header Top Sidebar
  • Fixed Responsive Menu to set default as Menu when there is no current menu such as for search, 404 and other non menu items
  • Fixed Image Slider Title issue when chooses without link
  • Fixed typo error in Theme Options => Featured Slider

1.1.1 (Released: April 19, 2013)

  • Fixed the Featured Image Issues with link title
  • Build WooCommerce layout to Full Width and fixed responsive css

1.1 (Released: April 16, 2013)

  • Fixed Homepage featured content loop for more than 6 items
  • Added support for WooCommerce Plugin
  • Fixed Update notifier issue with few server related to XML
  • Added global $post in order to fix issue of is_front_page() in few servers
  • Added Spanish translation es_ES.po and

1.0 (Released: February 24, 2013)

  • Initial Release