Catch Kathmandu Pro Theme Change Log

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Catch Themes has come up with a full-fledged Blog / Corporate WordPress theme, Catch Kathmandu Pro! The design is highly customizable and you can tailor the display to your taste with a few easy clicks. Based on HTML5 and CSS3, it is a responsive theme which automatically adapts to the screen’s size, regardless of the devices the visitors use. It has a large screen layout which elegantly extends to 1280 pixels! If you are looking for a clean professional space which accommodates your visuals and yet provides you with ample amount of textual area, Catch Kathmandu Pro is your perfect find.

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Catch Kathmandu Pro theme is translation ready. It supports multi-language plugins like WPML, qTranslate, mqTranslate and Polylang
Added Translation for French by Rico, Sebastian Chamusard and Laurent Juvigny
Added Translation for Russian by XakRu and Jose Rainbow
Added Translation for Spanish by Ruben Ramos Fernandez
Added Translation for Polish by Piotr
Added Translation for Brazilian Portuguese by Valdir Trombini
Added Translation for Italian by Lorenzo Bossi
Added Translation for German – SWITZERLAND by Marc Andri Etterlin
Added Translation for Japanese – Key Saito
Added Translation for Dutch – Yoshi van den Akker
Added Translation for Turkish – Dr. Hakan Gur
Added Translation for Catalan – Dr. Jaume Albaiges
Added Translation for German – Stephan Erdmann
Added Translation for Danish – Johan Michaelsen

Change Log

Version 5.0 [Updated 2019-09-25]

  1. Added: Support for wp_body_open action
  2. Bug fixed: Move Content above featured content on Homepage
  3. Bug Fixed: Keyboard navigation accessibility issue
  4. Removed: Support for legacy theme options
  5. Updated: Label changed from Image type to Custom
  6. Updated: Metabox UI
  7. Updated: Readme file as per the new requirement

Version 4.9.6 [Updated 2018-08-06]

  1. Added: Core Privacy Policy link support in footer
  2. Replaced: class_exists( ‘woocommerce’ ) with class_exists( ‘WooCommerce’ ) as WooCommerce update caused issues
  3. Bug Fixed: Comment Form radio and checkbox alignment

Version 4.9.5 [Updated 2018-04-10]

  1. Bug Fixed: Design issue with Catch Infinite Scroll plugin

Version 4.9.4 [Updated 2018-03-06]

  1. Bug Fixed: typo issue in German language file (Reported by Vladi)
  2. Code Optimization
  3. Enhanced Security: Replaced wp_filter_post_kses with wp_kses_post

Version 4.9.3 [Updated 2017-07-24]

  1. Code optimization
  2. Enhancement: Image Slider content now takes some html data (wp_kses_post)
  3. Removed: changelog.txt file and added changelog in readme.txt file

Version [Updated 2017-06-07]

  1. Compatible with WordPress 4.8

Version 4.9.2 [Updated 2017-04-26]

  1. Added: WooCommerce Product Lightbox, Zoom and Slider Options
  2. Code Optimization
  3. Removed: Backward compatibility functions
  4. Updated: File Structures and functions for supporting translation plugins

Version 4.9.1 [Updated 2017-02-17]

  1. Added: Option to Display all Categories in Customizer
  2. Bug Fixed: Added qtrans_convertURL() function_exists check
  3. Bug Fixed: Link Missing in Featured Content titles for Page/Post/Category content (Reported By: jeancrete)
  4. Changed: Text in Customizer (Homepage Featured Content to Featured Content)
  5. Code Optimization
  6. Removed: Custom Favicon and WebClip icon Support
  7. Updated: Screenshot

Version 4.9 [Updated 2016-12-06]

  1. Bug Fixed: Reset Options in customizer updated
  2. Updated: Used the_archive_title() and the_archive_description() in archive.php
  3. Updated: IE conditional script/style loading using wp_script_add_data/wp_style_add_data
  4. Updated: fitvids handle to ‘jquery-fitvids’
  5. Updated: Text Domain to ‘catch-kathmandu-pro’
  6. Updated: Custom CSS to Additional CSS( Core Support ) for WP version 4.7
  7. Code Optimization

Version 4.8 [Updated 2016-09-23]

  1. Bug Fixed: white space issue
  2. Bug Fixed: Renamed ‘catchresponsive’ with ‘catchkathmandu’ as handle prefix for html5shiv enqueue
  3. Bug Fixed: Default values for color options – Footer Sidebar Background and Footer Background
  4. Bug Fixed: ID column display issue in mobile devices
  5. Removed: max-width parameter in custom header(depreciated)
  6. Replaced: ‘|’ with ‘%7c’ for accessibility in google font load
  7. Updated: Instagram and YouTube logo
  8. Updated: All instances of changed to

Version 4.7.1 [Updated 2016-04-08]

  1. Bug Fixed: No Sidebar, One Column layout issue
  2. Bug Fixed: Make the logo width flexible

Version 4.7 [Updated 2016-04-08]

  1. Added feature to import all theme mod option from free theme when upgrading to pro
  2. Added: WooCommerce Layout option
  3. Bug Fixed: Unnecessary sidebar-third.php and third column related codes removed
  4. Updated: Theme layout delivery
  5. Updated: Content width in new style
  6. Updated: Favicon and Web Clip Migration to Site Icon( Core Support )
  7. Updated: Logo to Custom Logo( Core Support ) for WP version 4.5

Version 4.6 [Updated 2016-02-10]

  1. Added: Danish translation da_DK.po and
  2. Removed: HTML script loading from header and added it as wp_enqueue_script() in catchkathmandu_scripts() function
  3. Updated: Genericons to 3.4.1
  4. Updated: html5 script to version 3.7.3
  5. Updated: German translation de_DE.po and

Version 4.5 [Updated 2016-01-12]

  1. Added: CT: Advertisement Widget – “Check to Hide Ad on 404 page” option (more info in readme)
  2. Added: Theme Options to Customizer
  3. Bug Fixed: Undefined variable: layout in sidebar-third.php
  4. Optimized Custom CSS Style Delivery to work with customizer
  5. Removed: Redirect to Theme Options Page on Activation

Version 4.4 [Updated 2015-08-20]

  1. Added screen-reader-text css
  2. Compatible with WordPress 4.3
  3. Removed support for WordPress version less than 4.1
  4. Updated Brazilian Portuguese translation pt_BR.po and
  5. Updated French translation fr_FR.po and
  6. Updated codes to comply with deprecating PHP4 style constructors in WordPress 4.3
  7. Updated text-domain

Version 4.3.1 [Updated 2015-06-16]

  1. Fixed Featured Content Display cache issue and added !function_exists to catchkathmandu_homepage_featured_display

Version 4.3 [Updated 2015-06-03]

  1. Added Support for qTranslate X plugin
  2. Bug Fixed: Post slider options showing on selecting demo slider
  3. Changed Homepage Featured Content to Featured Content and moved to separate tab in theme options
  4. Changed Homepage Headline Options to Promotion Headline Options
  5. Moved Homepage/Frontpage Setting to Theme Options
  6. Replaced pre_get_posts with parse_query for catchkathmandu_alter_home for better WPML plugin handle
  7. Removed catchkathmandu-grey.js and catchkathmandu-grey.min.js as it’s no longer used
  8. Added option to opload hover image in Custom Social Icon Image
  9. Updated genericons to version 3.3
  10. Updated wpml-config.xml file
  11. Updated French translation fr_FR.po and

Version 4.2 [Updated 2015-02-28]

  1. Added Germany translation de_DE.po and
  2. Bug Fixed: Footer Editor option for WPML

Version 4.1 [Updated 2015-02-04]

  1. Added more theme options button in Customizer
  2. Fixed default color code for primary menu color options
  3. Removed functions to fixed plugin compatibility issues
    1. catchkathmandu_woocommerce_activated()
    2. catchkathmandu_wpml_activated()
    3. catchkathmandu_mqtranslate_activated()

Version 4.0 [Updated 2015-01-04]

  1. Added Catalan translation ca_ES.po and
  2. Added Support for mqTranlsate plugin
  3. Added Support for Polylang plugin
  4. Added title tag via add theme support
  5. Added function to change the content width based on the Theme Settings and Page/Post Settings
  6. Bug Fixed: Title color issue in dark color scheme widget title
  7. Bug Fixed: Featured Header image conditions
  8. Bug Fixed: Margin issue in Comments
  9. Changed default footer text and link to Author URI
  10. Replaced get_bloginfo() with admin_url() that links to Theme Options in post/page meta
  11. Removed shortcodes and provided backward compatibility for shortcodes
  12. Removed is_ssl() check and updated the code on web font loading
  13. Removed transient for catchkathmandu_featured_image
  14. Replaces screenshot.png with screenshot.jpg
  15. Updated Spanish translation es_ES.po and
  16. Updated Farbtastic Color Picker to Iris Color Picker in theme options and removed Farbtastic dependent files
  17. Updated media uploader to new version in theme options
  18. Updated Slider to show demo slider only when Select Slider Type is selected as Demo
  19. Updated Featured Page Slider Id option to Page dropdown list (previously, user had to find and enter page id)

Version 3.2 [Updated 2014-10-04]

  1. Added meetup social icon
  2. Removed # link where the link in empty from Homepage Featured Content ( Reported by Heinz )
  3. Fixed missing closing span tag when using Image Slider without link ( Reported by Heinz )
  4. Fixed missing closing span tag in post meta ( Reported by Heinz )

Version 3.1 [Updated 2014-09-07]

  1. Added Dutch translation nl_NL.po and
  2. Added Turkish translation tr_TR.po and
  3. Added option to disable website url in comment options
  4. Added Contact link option
  5. Added Xing social icon
  6. Added Google Structure Data
  7. Added homepage headline color options
  8. Fixed Email social icon link issue (Reported by Michaela)
  9. Fixed scroll up issue in mobile devices
  10. Fixed header featured image issue (Reported by Jacopo)

Version 3.0 [Updated 2014-08-02]

  1. Added scroll Up script and color options
  2. Added slider color options
  3. Added pagination color option for pagination plugin WP-PageNavi and WP Page Numbers
  4. Added genericons
  5. Fixed disable update notifier
  6. Fixed dark color scheme css for slider

Version 2.8 [Updated 2014-07-16]

  1. Added email in social link option
  2. Added update notification option
  3. Fixed responsive css issue with iPad and iPhone
  4. Optimized Theme Options panel to speed up

Version 2.7 [Updated 2014-06-18]

  1. Added Italian translation it_IT.po and
  2. Added German(SWITZERLAND) translation de_CH.po and
  3. Added Japanese translation ja.po and
  4. Fixed transit cache issue in WPML & qTranslate plugin
  5. Removed rem in width, padding and margins, now only in font sizes

Version 2.6 [Updated 2014-05-28]

  1. Added Brazilian Portuguese translation pt_BR.po and
  2. Added new theme updater functions
  3. Fixed menu color option in dark color scheme (Reported by puriabhishek22)

Version 2.5 [Updated 2014-05-16]

  1. Added Polish translation pl_PL.po and
  2. Fixed Footer widget issues in Mobile devices when using 3 footer areas (Reported By Tim)
  3. Fixed Image slider image not showing when title empty (Reported by Perriard)

Version 2.4.1 [Updated 2014-05-13]

  1. Removed unused page template
  2. Fixed body_class filter for sidebar layout in individual page/post

Version 2.4 [Updated 2014-05-11]

  1. Added Russian translation ru_RU.po and
  2. Added Spanish translation es_ES.po and
  3. Added default logo images option to select
  4. Fixed image slider undefined index issue
  5. Fixed Featured Header Image function (Reported By Michelle Crowe)
  6. Fixed Sidebar Layout and Sidbear option for Home and Blog page (Reported By Melanie)

Version 2.3 [Updated 2014-04-30]

  1. Added French translation fr_FR.po and
  2. Removed cursor pointer from slider entry-container and added only in link slider title (Reported by bwooster47)
  3. Fixed homepage headline button not showing when disabling Homepage Headline and Homepage Sub-headline (Reported by Max)
  4. Fixed transit for WPML plugin
  5. Fixed transit for qTranslate plugin

Version 2.2 [Updated 2014-04-24]

  1. Added Support for WP-PostViews
  2. Added Support for Jetpack Infinite Scroll
  3. Added Aria Haspopup for menu in Touch Devices
  4. Fixed secondary and footer menu
  5. Removed menu mobile header and just highlight current menu item

Version 2.1.1 [Updated 2014-04-21]

  1. Fixed Menu CSS color options
  2. Fixed mobile menu link issue
  3. Fixed slider text issue

Version 2.1 [Updated 2014-04-19]

  1. Added WooCommerce sidebar
  2. Changed Secondary and Footer Menu id for HTML validation (Reported By bschell)
  3. Fixed WooCommerce layout issue
  4. Fixed Footer Editor Options button issue (Reported By Bogdan Bogdan)

Version 2.0 [Updated 2014-04-01]

  1. Added secondary menu and footer menu color in Color Options
  2. Added link target option for homepage headline button
  3. Added support for WPML plugin
  4. Added support for qTranslate plugin
  5. Minified admin and color picket js file
  6. Updated responsive menu script
  7. Updated responsive video script
  8. Updated HTML5 script
  9. Updated slider script
  10. Fixed Menu css
  11. Fixed Menu Color Options

Version 1.1 [Updated 2014-02-26]

  1. Header Image, Favicon, WebClip icon and Default image changed to Catch Kathmandu design
  2. Screenshot changed to show the new header image and review button
  3. $content_width changed from 750 to 1180 to match with Full Width Content Layout
  4. Added default value for Homepage Headline button and Headline Link
  5. Updated FitVids version 1.0.3
  6. Fixed UTF character issue in style.css theme description
  7. Removed depreciated functions add_custom_image_header() and add_custom_background()

Version 1.0 [Updated 2014-01-04]

  1. Initial release