Real Wordpress Theme Documentation


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Installation


To use a WordPress theme you must have a working version of Wordpress already installed. For information in regard to installing the WordPress platform, please refer to the WordPress Codex here

  1. Extract the package file
  2. After extract the main zip file, you'll see these folders and files:

    • Real.zip - Zipped theme
    • Real-child.zip - Child theme
    • Documentation folder - Help file
    • demo-data.xml - Demo data
    • Log folder
  3. Install theme file
  4. This template works well for WordPress 4.1, update yours if needed.
    Installing the theme can be done in two ways. You can upload the theme ZIP file using the built in WordPress theme upload, or copy the files through an FTP client.

    • Using WordPress Theme Upload:
      Be sure to extract the file "Real.zip" from the ThemeForest download before uploading. Using the ThemeForest ZIP file directly will result in a "Missing Style Sheet" error.
      • Login to your WordPress admin.
      • In the "Appearance > Themes" menu click the tab "Install Themes".
      • At the top of the page click, "Upload", then click the file input to select a file.
      • Select the zipped theme file, "Real.zip", and click "Install Now".
      • After installation you will receive a success message confirming your new install.
      • Click the link "Activate".
    • Using FTP:
      • Login to your FTP server and navigate to your WordPress themes directory.
      • Normally this would be "wp-content/themes".
      • Extract "Real.zip", get the folder "real".
      • Copy the folder "real" to your themes directory.
      • After the files finish uploading, login to your WordPress admin.
      • In the "Appearance" menu click "Themes".
      • Click "Activate" for the theme "Real Responsive Retina Ready Multi-Purpose WP Theme".

1. Recommended Plugins

After activating the theme, you would notice the message box on the top of admin pages to ask you install/activate some plugins, you could use them for free or cancel the messages.

If you didn't find the message box, you'll find the plugins list in Appearance > Install Plugins


2. Logo

To set up logo for your website, you need to:

  1. Go to the WordPress Admin Dashboard.
  2. Click on the left sidebar item named "Real" to open the ThemeOptions panel.
  3. Go to Real (Theme Options) > General Settings > Logo section, here you could upload a logo image or input logo text.

The recommended logo image size is less than 160px(width) * 80px(hight). If you want the logo be displayed clearly in retina screen, you need to upload a double size image logo(e.g. 320 x 160).


3. Skin

8 predefined colour scheme for your website, pleas go to Theme Options > Schemes

There are many detail colour setting options for every scheme, you could define your own style base on the given scheme setting.


4. Frontpage

To set up the homepage, you need to create a page which you want to use it as homepage, after that, go to ThemeOptions > FrontPage section to select the page from drop-down menu.


5. Generate New Thumbs for This Theme

If there have been some images in your site already, please click the button. It will generate the right size thumbs for the images.

Before building your custom menu, you need to create your pages first, then navigate to Appearance > Menus, it is recommended to create you menu from Pages or Links.

7 Post Formats

Real provide 7 formats for your post, theses formats would affect the layout of your post in list and content page. You need the to click on the radio button to change the format for a post:


5 Post Types

1. Team

You could add/manage your team members with the Team type post.

To add a new team member, please go to Team > Add New

To show the team members on webpage, you need to use the "Team" module from Page Builder:

  1. Add at least 1 team member, assign a team category and upload a featured image(photo, required) for every team member.
  2. Create a page and enable the Page Builder.
  3. Insert a “Team” module to the page.
  4. Edit the “Team” module, choose a team category you want to show in page.


2. Clients

You could add/manage your client information with the Clients type post with the similar interactions to Team.

To add a new client, please go to Client > Add New
Upload the client’s logo image to Featured Image.

To show your clients logo on webpage, you need to:

  1. Add several clients you want to show, and set a client category for every client.
  2. Create a page and enable the Page Builder.
  3. Insert a “Client” module to the page.
  4. Edit the “Client” module, choose a client category you want to show in page


3. Testimonials

You could add/manage your testimonials information with the Testimonials type post with the similar interactions to Team.

To add a new testimonial, please go to Testimonials > Add New

To show testimonials on webpage, you need to:

  1. Add at least one testimonial you want to show, and set a testimonial category for every item.
  2. Create a page and enable the Page Builder.
  3. Insert a “Testimonials” module to the page.
  4. Edit the “Testimonials” module, choose a client category you want to show in page


4. Jobs

You could add/manage your opening positions with the Jobs type post.

To add a new position, please go to Jobs > Add New

To show jobs on webpage, you need to:

  1. Add at least one job post, and set a category for every item.
  2. Create a page and enable the Page Builder.
  3. Insert a “Jobs” module to the page.
  4. Edit the “Jobs” module, choose a client category you want to show in page


5. FAQs

You could add/manage your frequently asked questions with the FAQs type post.

To add a new question, please go to FAQs > Add New

To show your FAQs on webpage, you need to:

  1. Add at least one question post, and set a category for every item.
  2. Create a page and enable the Page Builder.
  3. Insert a “FQAs” module to the page.
  4. Edit the “FQAs” module, choose a client category you want to show in page

To create a page looked like demo, you need to enable Page Template.

  1. Greate a new page
  2. Turn on the option "Enable Page Template" you would see the options for the template

Widgets

There are 5 areas: Hidden Bar, Sidebar, Footer, Top and Bottom. Please go to Appearance > Widgets set widgets firstly, you could pickup the widgets in Page Options or Theme Options for these areas.

Real provide drag & drop page builder for your pages and posts, press the button "Switch to Page Builder" to enable it. Following is a brief introduction for the page builder:

1. Wraps

The modules could be placed directly into the panel or be dragged into a wrap, depending on your layout. A standard wrap have the same width with page content.

Fullwidth Wrap

A fullwidth wrap have the following features:

 

2. Modules
3. Save and Load templates

Once you have build a layout via the page builder, and you want to clone them to other page/posts, you could save the current layout to a template and load then in the other page/post page builder section.

When you edit the text via a text editor, you could use Short Code to add some advanced elements to your page/post:

Following are the short-code elements this theme support:

Real is translatable and multi-language ready, it is recommend to use the popular WPML wp plugin.

To translate the copyright information on footer, emails and address on hidden bar, please:

  1. Install the plugin WPML String Translation.
  2. Go to left menu: WPML/String translation
  3. Find the following string:
  4. [ux_theme_option]theme_option_copyright
    [ux_theme_option]theme_option_descriptions_continue_reading
    [ux_theme_option]theme_option_descriptions_x_min_read
          

  5. Click on the “translations” on the right side of every string item, enter the target translated words, check on “Translation is complete" and save it.

 

To translate the static strings, it is recommended to download PO Edit here. After installing the PO Edit please follow the following steps:

  1. Open the /Real/languages/ folder and duplicate the default.po file, then rename it to your desired language code. For example, for German you need to rename it as de_DE.po for Spanish es_ES.po for Turkish tr_TR.po etc. You could find all the codes here.
  2. Open the .po file in PO Edit, you will see all strings that need to be translated. Type the translation of a string into the "Translation" column. Do not delete or edit "Original string" part.
  3. After finish translating, save the file, an .mo file would be created in the same directory.
  4. Upload the new files into the languages folder of the theme /wp-content/themes/pinpoint/languages/ and then follow this guide: http://codex.wordpress.org/Installing_WordPress_in_Your_Language#Single-Site_Installations.

Note: You will notice the content of "default.po"" is very complex, you could use the reduced version named "defaule_frontend.po" to edit necessary strings which will be show on front end.

On admin panel the left hand, click "Real" to enter Theme Options

From Theme Options, you could:

  1. Javascript files
    1. main.js - main js plugins: Waypoints v2.0.4,Bootstrap 2.3.1 , Flexslider v2.2, isotope, Modernizr 2.7.1, debouncedresize, DoubleTapToGo, imagesLoaded v3.1.6, CollagePlus v0.3.3, Pixastic, HoverIntent v1.8.0, SmoothScroll v1.2.1, Magnific Popup v0.9.9
    2. jquery.jplayer.min.js - js/jquery.jplayer.min.js - HTML5 media player plugin
    3. infographic.js - js/infographic.js - For infographic of pagebuilder, included: bar, Knob v1.2, animateNumbers
    4. jquery.countdown.min.js - js/jquery.countdown.min.js - For Count Down module of pagebuilder
    5. carouFredSel 6.2.1 - js/jquery.caroufredsel.js - For Carousel
    6. theme.pagebuilder.js - functions/pagebuilder/js/theme.pagebuilder.js - pagebuilder main js
    7. custom.theme.js - js/custom.theme.js - theme main js
  2. CSS files
    1. Bootstrap 2.3.1 - styles/bootstrap.css - Bootstrap layout
    2. Real Pagebuild css - styles/pagebuild.css - Pagebuild layout and module style
    3. styles/magnific-popup.css - - Lightbox jquery plugin css
    4. style.css - style.css - theme main css

Once again, thank you for purchasing my theme. If you have any questions that are beyond the scope of this help file, please feel free to publish your question here.

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