Please find below documentation for Slant theme, and If you have any questions that are beyond the scope of this help file,
please feel free to email via my Themeforest user page.
After purchasing slant theme please navigate to your downloads tab on Themeforest and find Slant Theme. Click the download button next to Slant theme and choose All Files and document choice, save the package on your computer.
Please unzip the downloaded ZIP File . Inside the extracted folder, you will find Folders like Documentaion , Licencse and Upload. Inside upload you can find your main Theme Folder (Slant) and the child Theme folder (Slant Child)
When you are ready to install a theme (After unpacked the package), you must first upload the theme main folder (slant) to your server, then you can activate the theme . The theme files can be uploaded in two different ways:
1- FTP Upload:
Using your FTP program, upload the non-zipped slant theme folder into the /wp-content/themes/ on your server.
2- WordPress Theme Manager:
Navigate to Appearance > Add New Themes > Upload. Go to browse, and select the zipped theme folder. Hit (Install Now) and the theme will be uploaded and installed.
Once the theme is uploaded, you just need to activate . Go to WP Menu -> Appearance > Themes and activate Slant theme.
it's highly recommended to activate Woocommerce Plugin before import Slant Demo data (the next step), activating woocommerce allow Slant import demo data correctly for woocommerce products and pages .
2. Contact Form 7 :
To use the contact form within your home page contact section you should activate the Contact form 7 Plugin .
3. Revolution Slider :
To use Revolution Slider within your pages you should activate it .
If you choose one of our Slant Demos that includes Revolution Slider (ex: Revolution , Landing Versions) We Highly Recomment to Acivate and Import our Example Slider before going to the next Step and import Demo Data, This will Just take a few seconds .
After Install and Acivate Revolution Slider Please visit WP Menu > Revolution Slider Tab and Choose to import Slider
We have included our Demo slider within your package .. Please find a folder Name Revolution Slider Examples Then import the .ZIP File
To Get Exactly the same content you see at Slant Demo you have two different ways:
1-One Click Demo Installation
We add the possibility to install your favirot demo version easily by just one click installation setup, All you need to do is just go to WP Menu -> Appearance > Demo Importer section and choose the version exactly you want to install.
You can also select if you want to install Theme Options or not Theme Option includes the Main Layout Options as Theme Color , Home Banner Slider , Blog Layout and etc.
Premium Images at our online demo are not included because those are license stock photos and not allowed to distribute. Instead we include other free images
1. Setting up Permalinks:
Navigate to Settings > Permalinks. Under Common Settings select post name. Now click on Save Changes.
2. Setting up Front Page:
To set up the Frontpage, you must have page (ex. Home Page) in case you didn't import demo data please create a new one , you can do that by navigating to WP Menu > Pages > Add New. Under the page attributes section, Select "Page template as Home page Template" and Click Publish. Now browse to Settings Reading and change the setting for Front page displays from Your latest posts into A static page. As you can imagine assign your previously created "Home Page" as the Front Page.
3. Setting up Blog:
To set up the blog, you must have page called (ex.Blog), in case you didn't import demo data please create a new one , you can do that by navigating to WP Menu > Pages > Add New. You can give this page a title of blog for now you do not have to include any content. Click Publish. Once you have created your new page, Goto Settings->Reading. Select A static page and assign the blog for Posts Page.
Note: If you previously Import Demo Data using our Theme Demo Importer you don't have to do the above configuration for Home Page and Blog setting If not you should apply the settings above, to get your frontpage displayed.
To create a new Sections, create a new page, you can go to Pages > Add New. You can give this page a title you can add any content using included Shortcodes (please check Shortcode Document Section) Within your Page Options you can do the following Assign the page to Home Section then you cusomize this section by :
The theme comes packed with alot features that control the layout and extend the functionality of WordPress. You can access it by navigating to WP Menu > Theme Options. The theme options content a number of tabs each one contains many options that control the layout of chosen section
For example, General options Tab will allow you to configure your site setup. Accent Theme Color, , Enable Nice Scroll, Options, Custom CSS, Google Analytics and more.
Theme options allow you to configure your site header navigate to Header and navigation tab, Choose your main Navigation Layout (Default , Push or Side Nav) Based on your Navigation choice , you should configure options regarding to your choice. also you can Enabled or Disable use Image logo , upload Logo Image (by default Site Name is used) and etc. if you want to change your site name please visit WP Menu -> Setting -> General Setting.
you should first enable footer widget from Theme Option >> Footer Settings and Enable Footer Widgets You can add your widget from the Appearance >> Widgets Then you will find Footer Area1 ,Footer Area2 ,Footer Area3 ,Footer Area4 and you can insert the widget you want.
We included different sidebar for blog archive and single post, that will give you more flexibility to display different widgets at these sections than the regular page default sidebar
We included different sidebar for Woocommerce archive and single Product, that will give you more flexibility to display different widgets at these sections than the regular page default sidebar
After activate the theme you will notice a notification at the top of your WP Admin Pages that you should install the Contact Form 7 Plugin that we have integrated with slant theme
The Contact Form 7 Plugin is a popular WP Plugin downloaded more than Downloads: 20,000,000
While you active the plugin of the Contact form 7 and install the Demo Data you will have the Defult form structure and style like the screenshot , Please visit WP Menu > Contact > Edit the current Form
If you like to use the form as we style it in Skew Version you have to replace the code below instand of the defult
[text* your-name placeholder "Your name "]
[email* your-email placeholder "Your Email"]
[text your-subject placeholder "Subject"]
[textarea your-message placeholder "Write something for us"]
<span class="btn btn-slant pull-left fa fa-long-arrow-right ">[submit "Send"]</span>
if you already Import Slant Demo data Woocommerce Pages should be ready and you don't need to install it again , Default shopping pages (for ex. Shop , Cart , checkout and etc.) ,
Slant theme comes with a number of shortcodes allowing you to add styled content to your site with little effort. the available shortcodes have been included in a one-click menu. When creating a page or post, click the [K] icon in the tinymce editor to reveal a list of shortcodes. Choose the functionality you wish to include and click on it.
Translation files included into theme within Language Folder we recommend to use .mo/.po files. Those files works in pair so for each language you need to have 2 files with the same name but with different extension. For example if you want to translate theme into German language, you're files should be de_DE.mo and de_DE.po
For editing the PO file you need to use Poedit software . All you need to do is copy the existing .PO File , Rename it as your locale edit the new PO. File with the software , after finish translation please save and upload the new .mo/.po files into "languages" folder where theme is installed.