How to install theme?

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How to update theme to the latest version?

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Always Set Featured Images

This theme relies heavily on Featured Images. If your post is missing a Featured Image, the post image will not show up on homepage, on archived pages and on Featured Page Slider Content. Click Here to see how to add Featured Image in your Post/Page.

Customizer (Theme Options)

You can customize this theme using cool additional features through Customizer at “Appearance => Customize” from your WordPress Dashboard.

How to add Logo?

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How to enable/disable Site Title and Tagline

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How to add Site Icon (Favicon/Web Clip Icon)?

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How to add Header Video?

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How to add Header Image?

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Menus

Darcie Pro offers exciting Menu Options! This theme supports and recommends using “Custom Menus”. You can create Custom Menu through “Appearance => Menus” from your WordPress Dashboard.
Go to this link to know how to add custom menu

Select Menu Locations

You can assign your custom menu in 4 different locations. You assign it either from “Appearance => Customize => Menus => Manage Location” or from “Appearance => Menus => Manage Location”
Select your Custom Menu as Primary Menu to display it as the Main Menu, which will replace the default Page Menu
Select Floatign Social Menu
Footer Social Menu
r Social Menu to dispaly social menu in footer
Select Footer Menu

Comment Options

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Contact Form

Darcie Pro supports contact form here you can choose type as Page, Post or Custom.
Go to this link to see how you create you own customized contact form. You can just copy shortcodes and add shortcode of the form you created in page, post or custom(Custom Content)

  1. Go to Cutomize => Theme Option => Contact
  2. Enable Contact form by choosing option under “Enable on”, entire site or homepage/frontpage
  3. Choose type as Page, Post or Custom where you have made page/post for contact form
  4. If you choose Contact Form as “Page”, add shortcode in the page you want to display as contact form
  5. If you choose Type as “Post”, add shortcode in the post you want to display as contact form
  6. If you choose type as Custom you will find option “Custom Content” area there you can add shortcode of the contact form you created
  7. Fill up Email, address, Phone number in the respective field
  8. Finally click on publish to save your changes

Countdown

  1. Go to Cutomize => Theme Option => Countdown
  2. Enable Countdown by choosing option ubder “Enable on”, entire site or homepage/frontpage
  3. Fill up content under respective headings like background image, tagline, title, description
  4. You can change content position, text alignment
  5. For countdown you can choose “End Date” of your event and “Time”
  6. Further option to add Small Description, Button text, Button link
  7. Finally click on publish to save your changes

How to Change the Excerpt Length and Read More Text?

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Featured Content

Darcie Pro supports 5 featured content types, 1. Post, 2. Page, 3. Category and 4. Custom. 5.Custom Post Type(requires Essential Content Type Plugin ).
For Featured Content Options, go to “Appearance => Customize => Theme Options => Featured Content”

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Featured Slider

Darcie Pro supports 4 featured slider including, 1. Post , 2. Page, 3. Category and 4. Custom. For Featured Slider Options, go to “Appearance => Customize => Theme Options =>Featured Slider”.
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Darcie pro has further option to edit in featured slider. You can enable disable:

  1. Display nav arrows
  2. Display nav dots
  3. Autoplay
  4. Loop (Last to first)
  5. Content Alignment(Center, Right, Left)
  6. Text Alignment(Center, Right, Left)

Featured Video

Darcie Pro supports featured video. You can embed your video from various sites to your web site. Follow the following step to add featured video:

  1. Go to Appearance => Customize => Theme Options => Featured Video
  2. To enable featured video select option under “Enable on”, select homepage/frontpage or Enite site
  3. You can enable/disable lightbox option
  4. Fill up content under Tagline, Title, Description as per your requirment
  5. Choose no of featured video you want to show
  6. Under Video Url 1, Video Url 2 and so on add the link of video you want to feature in your website(Go to this link to see the list of site you can embed videos from)
  7. Further option to edit video title and subtitle too
  8. Finally, click on “Save & Publish”

How to select different font for different sections?

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How to edit Footer Content?

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Note: To reset Footer Content check option “Check to reset Footer Content”

How to add Gallery in theme?

Darcie Pro supports Page, Post and Category as Gallery.
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Hero Content

Darcie Pro supports 4 Hero Content types to choose from, 1. Post , 2. Page, 3. Category and 4. Custom. For Hero Content Options, go to “Appearance => Customize => Theme Options => Hero Content Options”.
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How to Set Certain Categories to Display in Homepage/Frontpage?

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Further options in Darcie Pro

  1. Enable/disable Recent Posts/Content on homepage
  2. Edit Recent Posts Heading, Recent Posts Sub Heading
  3. Enable/Disable Recent Posts on Static Page

Layout Options

Darcie Pro has 2 Site Layout, 3 homepage post columns,3 blog/archive post columns, 4 Default Layout, 4 Homepage/Archive Layout, 3 Archive Content Layout, 3 Single Page/Post Image and 4 Woocommerce Layout options image layout to choose from “Appearance => Customize => Theme Options => Layout Options”

Site Layout
Once you are in Layout Options, you can Check the option below “Site Layout” which will set your site layout.

Default Layout
Once you are in Layout Options, you can Check the box below “Default Layout Options” which will set our site layout. Further, you have the choice of selecting custom layout for individual pages and posts through “Darcie Pro Options => Layout Options”, which you shall find below individual posts and pages, when you click on them for adding/editing

Homepage/Archive Layout
Once you are in Layout Options, you can Check the box below “Homepage/Archive Layout” which will set our layout for Archive Page. Further, you have the choice of selecting custom layout for individual pages and posts through “Darcie Pro Options => Layout Options”, which you shall find below individual posts and pages, when you click on them for adding/editing

Archive Content Layout
Once you are in Layout Options, you can Check the box below “Archive Content Layout” which will set our layout for Archive Content Page. Further, you have the choice of selecting custom layout for individual pages and posts through “Darcie Pro Options => Archive Content Layout”, which you shall find below individual posts and pages, when you click on them for adding/editing

Single Page/Post Image Layout
Once you are in Layout Options, you can Check the box below “Single Page/Post Image Layout” which will set our posts/page image layout. Further, you have the choice of selecting Single Page/Post Image Layout for individual pages and posts through “Darcie Pro Options => Single Page/Post Image Layout”, which you shall find below individual posts and pages, when you click on them for adding/editing.

WooCommerce Layout
Select layout for your WooCommerce pages. Option to choose from 4 Layout Options: i. Left Sidebar(Primary Sidebar,Content), ii. No Sidebar, iii. No Sidebar:Full Width and iv. Right Sidebar(Content,Primary Sidebar)

How to add logo slider?

Darcie Pro support Page, Post, Category and Custom as Logo Slider.
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Darcie pro has further option to edit in logo slider. You can enable disable:

  1. Display nav arrows
  2. Display nav dots
  3. Autoplay
  4. Loop (Last to first)
  5. Choose Transition time out

Menu Options

Extra Menu Options specific to this theme.

  1. Go to Appearance => Customize => Theme Options => Menu Options
  2. Under “Primary Menu”, enable disable primary menu
  3. Select Primary Menu Type as “Modern”, “Vertical Menu” or “Horizontal Menu”
  4. Edit Header Top Mobile menuu label
  5. Finally, click on Publish to save changes

How to change Pagination Options?

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Portfolio

Darcie Pro supports 5 Portfolio types to choose from, 1. Post , 2. Page, 3. Custom, 4. Category and 5. Custom Post Type.
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  • New option in Portfolio Reverse Grayscale filter for images
  • How to add Promotion Headline?

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    2. Further option to change content position, text alignment, background image overlay and promotion headline image
    3. Darcie Pro have option to add video URL too in promotional headline option

    How to enable/disable Scrollup feature?

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    How to change default text in search box?

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    How use section sorter?

    The Sections Sorter is a feature that allows you to organize various sections on your website by manually sorting them. You can now rearrange and put forward the section that you want your visitors to see first.

    You can sort the sections of your theme by visiting Customize => Theme Options => Sections Sorter. Simply drag and drop the sections to your desired position and display them orderly. Also, another cool feature in this option is that you can not only rearrange the order but also can quickly edit those sections from Sections Sorter option if you want any changes.

    Services

    Darcie Pro supports 5 services types including, 1. Post, 2. Page, 3. Category, 4. Custom and 5. Custom Post Types. For Services, go to “Appearance => Customize => Services”.
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    How to add stats in theme?

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    Testimonials

    Darcie Pro supports 5 Testimonial types to choose from, 1. Post , 2. Page, 3. Image, 4. Category and 5. Custom Post Type.
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    How to add Team in theme?

    Darcie Pro Supports team as Post, Page, Category, Image and Custom Post Types.
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    How to enable/disable Zoom, Lightbox and Slider effects for WooCommerce Product Gallery? “

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    Content Types

    If you want content type option in your theme you can use our free plugin Essential Content Type. The details are listed below:

    Essential Content Type

    You can install our free plugin Essential Content Type from this link and follow the steps provided by the link.

    How to use Featured Content using Custom Post Type?

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    How to add Testimonials in Homepage/Frontpage using Essential Content Type?

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    How to add Portfolio in Homepage/Frontpage using custom post type?

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    How to add Services using custom post types?

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    Widget Area (Sidebar)

    Darcie Pro currently has 15 widgetized (Sidebar) areas including, 1. Sidebar, 2. Footer One, 3. Footer Two, 4. Footer Three, 5. Footer Four, 6. WooCommerce Sidebar, 7. 404 Page Not Found Content, 8. Optional Homepage Sidebar, 9. Optional Archive Sidebar, 10. Optional Page Sidebar, 11. Optional Post Sidebar, 12. Optional Sidebar One, 13. Optional Sidebar Two, 14. Optional Sidebar Three and 15.Newsletter. Go to “Appearance => Widgets” or “Appearance => Customize => Widgets” in WordPress.

    Widgets

    Darcie Pro supports CT: Social Icons. You can add widget in widget area as per your need.

    How to add Widgets in widget area?

    You can add widgets to your widget area from two location
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    How to add “Social Icon” in widget area(CT:Social Icon)?

    This widget is used to add social icons as a widget.

    1. Add CT:Social Icon to desired widget area. More Info
    2. Add “Title” under the respective field.
    3. Finally, click on “Save & Publish”

    Additional CSS

    You can add your custom CSS that will overwrite the theme CSS for further design customization through “Appearance => Customize => Additional CSS”, in your WordPress Dashboard.

    Note: If you are doing heavy customization and adding lot of custom css then we recommended to build Child Theme and add it in your child theme style.css file. Read More about child theme…

    Webmaster Tools

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    Translating Your Theme with WPML

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