Installation

You can download LaVenta free theme through Dashboard > Appearance > Themes > Add New > LaVenta. Simply click on the ‘Install’ button and wait for a few seconds to ‘Activate’ the theme.

Or, if you still have any confusion regarding the Theme Installation process, please visit our FAQ link.

Frequently Asked Question

Before starting please visit our Frequently Asked Question link, to know more about Full Site Editing Themes

Inserting/Adding LaVenta Patterns

Dashboard >> Editor >> ‘+’ Toolbar (Top Left) >> Patterns >> Select LaVenta from the dropdown menu >> Add/Insert LaVenta Patterns accordingly

Editing Pattern Content

First, click on the pattern content you wish to edit/customize
You can select the section/content in three ways

  • Clicking on the section itself
  • List View
  • Footer Interface Bar

Once the section is selected you can edit its content or if you want to customize the section’ properties/options, click the three dots and select your desired action. Duplicate, Remove, Copy or Add desired section before or after the current section.

Add and Edit Menu

You can Select predefined menu and create you own customized menu.
This video shows how to select predefined menu:

1. This Video show how to create your own custom menu:

2. This video shows how to select predefined menu:

How to Open Site Editor?

From your WordPress Dashboard then go to Appearance -> Editor to open the Site Editor.
If you are on Site Front end then you will see WP Admin Bar on the top of the page, click on Edit Site to open the Site Editor.
There you can select and edit any element you like, change their color, font, add or remove patterns etc.

How to Edit Header?

LaVenta Support 3 kinds of header pattern for each pages.
This is how you add the header pattern of your choice to particular page or post:

  1. Go to “Appearance => Editor” or the editor of the particular page/post where you want to change or edit the header
  2. If you want to add another header pattern click on list view option on top left and click in group and remove the existing header, finally select the header you want to add
  3. Choose Header pattern as per your need from “Patterns” or click on “+” sign and add header of your choice, it will be added to your page/post
  4. To edit particular part of the header you will have to click on content itself to replace or add text, images, link or icon
  5. Finally click “Save” to save the changes

How to setup homepage as demo?

You will get blank boxes after installation of LaVenta, Here is how you can setup homepage as demo:

  • LaVenta support WooCommerce blocks patterns, after installation by default few patterns that supports WooCommerce are shown in homepage
  • After installation of theme you will find blank boxes(where WooCommerce patterns are enabled by default) in homepage due to default products and category are not selected
  • To resolve this issue you will have to Install WooCommece Plugin first
  • After installation select the category or products in each section
  • The Featured category or product are listed automatically after you install WooCommerce Plugin
  • Click “Save” to save changes

Further instruction about WooCommerce Block supported patterns are below

List of Pattern supported by LaVenta

  1. CTA
  2. Featured Content
  3. Footer Dark
  4. Footer Three Columns Dark
  5. Header Media
  6. Header
  7. Hero Content
  8. Hidden 404
  9. Hidden Archive
  10. Hidden Post
  11. Hidden Search
  12. Product Category
  13. Recent Products
  14. Recent Blog Posts
  15. Sidbebar Products
  16. Sidebar

WooCommerce Block included patterns

LaVenta free is a ecommerce based WordPress Full site editing free theme, you will have to install and activate WooCommerce Plugin to use these pattern. You can add Featured Products in these patterns. For more WooCommerce blocks supporting patterns you can get premium version of LaVenta
Here are the patterns that supports WooCommerce Blocks:

  1. Product Category
  2. Sidebar Products

How to add WooCommerce products category to the pattern?

LaVenta supports WooCommerce blocks, in the above mentioned pattern you can add the products category and descriptions along with button that redirects to the products.
After activating theme, by default few patterns that supports WooCommerce will be activated. You can choose WooCommerce Featured product patterns directly from the pattern.
Here is how you display featured category to the pattern:

  1. Drag and drop the pattern you want to add in the section or click on “+” Sign and add desired pattern
  2. After adding WooCommerce supported pattern you will find “Featured Category” option you can search the category of the product you want to display and add
  3. To change featured category, click on tool box to and click on remove featured product
  4. Then click on “+” sign to find featured category add the category as per your need
  5. Finally click on done and Save changes

Product Category

LaVenta supports Product Category pattern, to use this pattern you will have to install and activate WooCommerce Plugin. This pattern allows you to display product category wise.
Here is how you add Product Category pattern:

  1. Click on “+” sign on block pattern tab to display Blocks and Pattern, Click on Pattern
  2. Click on drop down menu and select “LaVenta” to see list of pattern provided by LaVenta
  3. Scroll down to find Product Category, click to add or drag and drop in desired area
  4. By default you will find category lists, choose the category of product you want to display
  5. For advance option click on setting button on top left, there you can edit styles(default, gap zero), color, columns, typography
  6. Finally, click Save to save changes

Sidebar Products

Sidebar Products pattern allows you to select and display product category along with the list of category in sidebar.

  1. Click on “+” sign on the top bar to display Blocks and Pattern, Click on Pattern
  2. Click on dropdown menu and select “LaVenta” to see list of pattern provided by LaVenta
  3. Scroll down and to find “Sidebar Products”, click to add Sidebar Products on your website or drag and drop
  4. To add category with sidebar, go to the front end of the page and select the category you wish to add in shop

Patterns supported by LaVenta

Header Media

LaVenta supports Header Media pattern, using this pattern you can add image in your header area along with featured image, button, header media text
Here is how you edit header media:

  1. Click on “+” sign on block pattern tab to display Blocks and Pattern, Click on Pattern
  2. Click on drop down menu and select “LaVenta” to see list of pattern provided by LaVenta
  3. Scroll down to find “Header Media”, click to add or drag and drop in desired area
  4. Click on the content of header media itself to replace images, text and button. You can add and replace header media such as image, text, link as per your need
  5. Finally click on Save to save changes

Footer Three Columns Dark

The Footer Three Columns Dark pattern allows you to insert a section that you can display right above your default footer. In the pattern, by default, there are three columns and you can use the columns to add quick information and also your contact info including your social icons. This patterns comes in dark color.

  1. Click on “+” sign on the top bar to display Blocks and Pattern, Click on Pattern
  2. Click on drop down menu and select “LaVenta” to see list of pattern provided by LaVenta
  3. Scroll down and to find “Footer with Three Columns”, click to add Footer with Four Columns on your website or drag and drop
  4. Edit Footer with Three Columns accordingly by changing text, social links, newsletter, add recent posts
  5. Finally click Save, to save changes

Templates in LaVenta

You can find 16 different Templates provided by our LaVenta theme. You can customize these templates if you feel like changing anything on a certain template and wish to see those changes across your site.

  1. 404: Displays when no content is found
  2. Archive Product
  3. Archive: Displays posts by a category, tag, author or date
  4. Home: Displays posts on the homepage, or on the Posts page if a static homepage is set
  5. Blank
  6. Front Page: Displays homepage
  7. Home: Displays posts on the homepage, or on the posts page if a static homepage is set
  8. Index: Displays posts
  9. Blank: The blank template can be used for displaying the contents of a post or page
  10. Page: Displays a single page
  11. Product Search Results: Displays search results for your store
  12. Search: Displays search results
  13. Single Page (Sidebar on Right)
  14. Single Post(Sidebar on Right)
  15. Single Product: Display a single product
  16. Single: The default template for displaying any single post or attachment.
  17. Products by Category: Displays products filtered by a category
  18. Products by Tag: Displays products filtered by a tag.

Template Parts in LaVenta

There are 10 different Template Parts in LaVenta

  1. All Products
  2. Footer (With Three Columns Dark)
  3. Footer (Dark)
  4. Header (With Social and Cart Dark)
  5. Header
  6. Page Content
  7. Post Content
  8. Sidebar Products
  9. Sidebar
  10. Minicart: Template used to display the Mini Cart drawer