For installing the theme please follow the following steps:
1. In your admin panel, go to Appearance > Themes and click the Add New button.
2. Click Upload Theme and Choose File, then select the theme’s .zip file. Click Install Now.
3. Click Activate to use your new theme right away.
If you want detail information on installing the theme, you can follow WPbeginner’s Installation Guide
After you have successfully installed & activated the theme you will get welcome message from theme, to get started you will have to click “Let’s Get Started” button as on the image below.
Once you click that button theme will automatically install CWW Companion plugin, this is useful plugin for the theme which adds powerful features to the theme to make your website easily.
First let’s configure your menus.
To configure menus go to Appearance >> Menus
Add your desired menu items and check on “Primary Menu” and save your menus. Once you complete this steps your menus will be saved and will be displayed on theme header.
Now for additional header options you need to go to Appearance >> Customize
and click on Header Options
Here you can see all the settings related for theme header. You can add button on the header, change colors of headers etc.
2.1.Parallax Scrolling Menus
The theme comes with parallax scrolling menu, which is great for one page website to make beautiful scrolling effects on clicking menu items. To configure parallax scrolling menus go to Appearance >> Menus
and add custom links as menu item and on the URL field enter ID of the homepage sections
Please find ID for all sections below:
- Banner Section —> #cww-banner-section
- About Section —> #cww-about-section
- Call To Action Section —> #cww-cta-section
- Service Section —> #cww-service-section
- Portfolio Section —> #cww-portfolio-section
- Blog Section —> #cww-blog-section
- Contact Section —> #cww-contact-section
To Configure homepage we assume that you have installed & activated CWW Companion plugin. Now let’s go to Appearance >> Customize and click on Homepage Options.
There you will see all the sections which are available on theme homepage, you can configure each sections by going inside each of theme. Here on this documentation we will only explain a bit complex/confusing sections to configure, we assume that you can easily configure other sections. If you have any difficulties you can always contact us.
Go To Appearance >> Customize and click on Homepage Options >> Main Banner
Upload your image to display it on main banner, add texts on text field to display on left of the image. To add social icons on the banner you will have to configure social icons first from Appearance >> Customize >> Social Icons
Go To Appearance >> Customize and click on Homepage Options >> Portfolio Section
Here on this section to display gallery images you need to create a page and add gallery block
Once you add your images on that gallery publish the page and choose that page on portfolio section dropdown
Go To Appearance >> Customize and click on Homepage Options >> Contact Section
First you need to install and activate any contact form plugin you need, here we will discuss on Contact Form 7 plugin it is one of the best plugin for contact form.
Inside the contact form just copy & paste the following codes to get quickly started.
Now just paste the shortcode on the customizer
Go To Appearance >> Customize and click on Colors
From here you can change theme background color & theme color to match your need and design of the site.
Go To Appearance >> Customize and click on Footer Settings
Here you can change footer copyright to match your branding. Please note that on free version you can’t remove all footer credit of the theme for this you will need premium module.
Failed To Import Demo:
CWW Portfolio will import demo within a short period of time, you don’t have to wait long for it. If some how you are unable to import the demo then this may be due to the PHP configuration limits that are set too low to complete the process. In that case, you should contact your web hosting service and ask them to increase those PHP configuration limits as follow:
- max_execution_time 900
- memory_limit 256M
- post_max_size 100M
- upload_max_filesize 150M
- max_input_vars 9000