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.

How to add Featured Image in Post/Page?

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Regenerate Thumbnails

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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

Focus Stock Dark offers exciting Menu Options! This theme supports and recommends using “Custom Menus”. You can create Custom Menu through “Appearance => Menus” from your WordPress Dashboard.
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Select Menu Locations

You can assign your custom menu in 2 different locations. You assign it either from “Appearance => Customize => Menus => Manage Location” or from “Appearance => Menus => Manage Location”
Select your menu as Primary Menu
Select your menu as Footer social menu

How to Change the Excerpt Length and Read More Text?

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Featured Content

Focus Stock Dark supports 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

Focus Stock Dark supports Page as featured slider. For Featured Slider Options, go to “Appearance => Customize => Theme Options =>Featured Slider”.
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Hero Content

Focus Stock Dark supports Page as 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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Layout Options

Focus Stock Dark has 2 Default Layout, 2 Homepage/Archive Layout and 1 Single Page/Post Image Layout to choose from “Appearance => Customize => Theme Options => Layout Options”

Default Layout
Once you are in Layout Options, you can Check the option 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 “Focus Stock Dark 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 option below “Homepage/Archive Layout Options” which will set our Homepage/Archive layout. Further, you have the choice of selecting custom layout for individual pages and posts through “Template”, 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 option 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 “Template”, which you shall find below individual posts and pages, when you click on them for adding/editing.

How to enable/disable Scrollup feature?

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How to change default text in search box?

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Portfolio

Focus Stock Dark supports Custom Post Type as Portfolio.
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Service

Focus Stock Dark supports Custom Post Type as Service.
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Testimonials

Focus Stock Dark supports Custom Post Type as Testimonials.
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How to change Pagination Options?

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Frontend Submissions Plugin

If you want to add vendors to your site, Focus Stock Dark supports Frontend Submissions Plugin

Just activate the plugin and follow the documentation given instructions here

Widget Area (Sidebar)

Focus Stock Dark currently has 4 widgetized (Sidebar) areas thay are: 1. Sidebar, 2. Footer One, 3. Footer Two and 4. Footer Three. Go to “Appearance => Widgets” or “Appearance => Customize => Widgets” in WordPress.

Widgets

Focus Stock Dark 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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Recommended Plugins

* Catch Web Tools for Webmaster Tools, To Top, Catch IDs
* Essential Content Type
* Catch Dark Mode
* WP-PageNavi for Numeric Pagination
* Regenerate Thumbnails to for Regenerating Thumbnails
* Jetpack for Infinite Scroll, Gallery, Stats, Image CDN and many more