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Introduction

Thank you for buying our WordPress Theme. The complete procedure to configure and manage a WordPress Website from the beginning is shown in this documentation in different portions.

What is WordPress CMS?

WordPress is an open source tool which is based on PHP and MySQL to create websites. It is a completely free content management system(CMS) and a strong blogging platform. With this CMS, you can develop websites and solid online apps. You hardly require any knowledge or technical capability to manage it. WordPress has become the most accepted website development software available because of it’s varied aspects like it’s easy usage and flexibility. Learn More

What is a Wordpress Template?

A WordPress template acts as a skin for the websites which are created on WordPress CMS. The installation of a WordPress Template is very easy. With the help of an installed new template, you can change the look of your WordPress website very easily. All the requisite source files are provided with a WordPress template and you can freely go for editing and increasing it the way you want.

Help and Support

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File Structure

The template package you have downloaded consists of several folders. Let's see what each folder contains:

    Screenshots -contains template screenshot. Not for production.
  • theme -contains wordpress theme files
  • "vw-corporate-pro_0.4.zip and vw-corporate-pro-child_0.1.zip " -this folder contains all the necessary files for the theme.
  • "license.txt" -contains license details
  • "readme.txt" -contain information about theme images path, font use and usage script

Template Installation

Template installation is very easy process.

All installation steps can be done within WordPress interface. It makes process comfortable and fast.

The installation process can be done in two ways

1-Install a theme using wordpress admin

First thing you need to do is to login to your WordPress admin area. Next, click on

1.Go to the menu Appearance > Themes

2. Once you are on the themes page, click on the Add New button at the top.

3. Click on upload theme button.

4. Click on Browse Button then select your vw-corporate-pro_0.4.zip theme and click on install now button.


5. WordPress will now install your theme and show you a success message along with the link to activate or live preview.

Congratulations!! Your theme have been successfully installed

2-Install a Theme using FTP

Your second installation option is to upload the theme via FTP. For this method first log into your site via FTP and browse to your folder located at wp-content/themes. Unzip the theme file you downloaded and upload only the extracted Total folder to your server.

Next log into your WordPress site and navigate to Appearance >> Themes to activate Total.

Section Color/Font Pallette

Color/Font is very easy process. We have given these options in all sections of customizer. It is a complete image to show you about color and font pallete. At a single glance of click you can set the color and fonts of the Headings, Paragraph and Buttons

Every individual section have an option to set the color pallete for Headings, Title/Text, Paragraph, Button Text and Button Background depending upon the number of option that are available in that respective section

Default Color/Font settings


Mega Menu

When you activate the theme, if by default, the mega menus appear on top of your theme then to disable this mega menu, follow these instructions.

Go to Appearance >> Menus >> Primary Menu.

In your Primary Menu, option for Mega Menu is given at the bottom. You have to first check the mega menu option and click on save menu. After check, you have to uncheck the option of mega menu, then click on save menu. Refresh the front page and see the changes.


Theme Setup

Once you view your site after activating the theme, You will see the index page with the latest post. Now you will need to setup the home page template to show all the demo section on your front page.

Setup Home Page Template

Follow these instructions to setup Home page.

  • 1. Create Page to set template: Go to Dashboard >> Pages >> Add New Page.

    Label it "home" or anything as you wish. Then select template "home-page" from template dropdown.

  • 2. Set the front page: Go to Setting -> Reading --> Set the front page display static page to home page
  • Once you are done with this, you can see all the demo content on front page.

Setup Top Bar

In order to proceed with Top Bar,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> VW Settings >>Header Settings

Follow these instructions to setup top bar.

  • Setting Options : Includes settings for Top Bar Section display enable / disable option.
  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix section layout.
  • Section Text Font Family Option: Contains text font family options for specifix section text.
  • Section Social Icon Color Option: Contains social icon color options for specifix icon.
  • Social Icons: Add links to display social icons on top bar.
  • Contact No: You can add your contact number through the customizer.
  • Email-id: You can add your email-id through the customizer.

Setup Header

In order to proceed with Header,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> VW Settings >>Header Settings

Follow these instructions to setup header.

  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix section layout.
  • Background Image Option: Contains background image options for specifix section layout.
  • Section Text Font Family Option: Contains text font family options for specifix section text.
  • Section Button Text Color and Font Family:Contains color options for button text and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Button Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix button.
  • Button Text Option: You can add text for buttons through the customizer.
  • For Primary menu:Create the menu from the dashboard and set it to the "Primary Menu".
  • For more information go to the Navigation tab.


Setup Slider

Follow these instructions to setup slider

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >>Slider Settings

  • Button Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix button.
  • Button Text Option You can add text for buttons through the customizer.
  • Slider Heading Color and Font Family:Contains color options for heading and it's font family.
  • Slider Sub-Heading Color and Font Family:Contains color options for sub-heading and it's font family.
  • Number Of Slide To Show: Allow you to select no. of slides you would like to display.
  • Slider Image:Here you can set the images for slider.
  • Slide Title :Here you can set the title on slider.
  • Slide Description:Here you can add description on slider.
  • Slide Button Link:Here you can add the button link.

Setup Our Services Section

In order to proceed with Our Services section,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> VW Settings>> Our Services.

In this section you can set the Image,Title & Description of Services offered according to your site. Options here are further described according to the sections they belong to :

  • Setting Options : Includes settings for Service Section display enable / disable option.
  • Section Title Color and Font Family:Contains color options for title and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Section Sub Title Color and Font Family:Contains color options for sub-title and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Button Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix button.
  • Button Text Option You can add text for buttons through the customizer.
  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix section layout.
  • Background Image Option: Contains background image options for specifix section layout.
  • Number of Content to show Allow you to select no. of content you would like to display.
  • Service Image And Logo: Allow you to add Image and Logo of your services.
  • Button Link: Here you can add the button link.

Setup About us

In order to proceed with About Us Section,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> About Us

In this section you can set the Image, Background Image, Title & Content of About Us. Follow the below steps to customize this section :

  • Setting Options : Includes settings for About Us section display enable / disable option.
  • Section Title Color and Font Family:Contains color options for title and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Section Sub Title Color and Font Family:Contains color options for sub-title and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Section Paragraph Color and Font Family:Contains color options for paragraph and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Button Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix button.
  • Button Text Option You can add text for buttons through the customizer.
  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix section layout.
  • Background Image Option: Contains background image options for specifix section layout.
  • Button Link: Here you can add the button link.

Setup Meet Our Talented Team

In order to proceed with Meet Our Talented Team,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >>Meet Our Talented Team

Follow these steps to customize this section:

  • Setting Options : Includes settings for Meet Our Talented Team section display enable / disable option.
  • Section heading Color and Font Family:Contains color options for heading and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Section Sub-heading Color and Font Family:Contains color options for sub-title and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Team Member Title Color and Font Family:Contains color options for title and it's font family for specifix team member.
  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix section layout.
  • Background Image Option: Contains background image options for specifix section layout.
  • Number of Team to show: Allow you to select no. of Team you would like to display.
  • Image You can add image of team member.
  • Social Icons: Add links to display social icons on top bar.

Setup New Arrivals Section

In order to proceed with New Arrivals Section, You have to add "Woocommerce Plugin" and activate this plugin. After activating the plugin, you can easily add your products for New Arrivals section with its Name, Image, description, and Price.

First, you have to add "categories" for your products. Follow the below steps to add category.

Go to Dashboard >> Products >> categories >> Add New.

Second, You have to add "products" after adding categories. Follow the below steps to add products.

Go to Dashboard >> Products >> Add New.

In this section you can set Section Title and you can show woocommerce page by inserting woocommerce short code. You can use any woocommerce category short code to fetch the product page.For instance we are using following short code (" [product_category category="Corporate Gift" per_page="1"] "), [product_category category="Dresss" per_page="2" columns="2"] and [product_category category="Watches" per_page="1"] in customizer.

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> VW Settings>> New Arrivals Section.

In this section you can set following points through the customizer :

  • Setting Options : Includes settings for New Arrivals section display enable / disable option.
  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix section layout.
  • Background Image Option: Contains background image options for specifix section layout.
  • Section Title: You can add title for specifix section.
  • Section Description: You can add description for specifix section.

Happy Clients

In order to proceed with Happy Clients section,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> VW Settings>> Happy Clients.

In this section you can set your the Client Image,Name,Designation & Description. Options here are further described according to the sections they belong to :

  • Setting Options : Includes settings for Happy Clients section display enable / disable option.
  • Section Heading Color and Font Family:Contains color options for heading and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Section Sub-Heading Color and Font Family:Contains color options for sub-heading and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Client Description Color and Font Family:Contains color options for description and it's font family for specifix client.
  • Client Designation Title Color and Font Family:Contains color options for designation title and it's font family for specifix client.
  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix section layout.
  • Background Image Option: Contains background image options for specifix section layout.
  • Number of clients to show: Allow you to select no. of clients you would like to display .
  • Section Title: You can add title for specifix section.
  • Section Description: You can add description for specifix section.

Our Sponsers

In order to proceed with Our Sponsers,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> VW Settings>> Our Sponsers.

In this section you can set your the Background Image, Sponsers Image, Title and Description. In this section you can set the following points:

  • Setting Options : Includes settings for Our Sponsers section display enable / disable option.
  • Section Heading Color and Font Family:Contains color options for heading and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Section Sub-Heading Color and Font Family:Contains color options for sub-heading and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix section layout.
  • Title Allow you to set the title to be display.
  • Number of Sponser to show: Allow you to select no. of sponsers you would like to display .

Newsletter

Add the contact form7 plugin to your wordpress account. Activate the plugin and create your own form. Once you have done with this copy it's shortcode and put this shortcode into the customizer.

In order to proceed with Newsletter section,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> VW Settings>> Newsletter.

In this you can set Title and Description. You can also set following points through the customizer:

  • Setting Options : Includes settings for Our Sponsers section display enable / disable option.
  • Section Heading Color and Font Family:Contains color options for heading and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Section Sub-Heading Color and Font Family:Contains color options for sub-heading and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Button Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix button.
  • Button Text and Font Family Option Contain text and it's font family for specifix button.
  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix section layout.

Contact Us

Add the contact form7 plugin to your wordpress account. Activate the plugin and create your own form. Once you have done with this copy it's shortcode and put this shortcode into the customizer.

Go to Appearance >> VW Settings >> Customize >> Contact Us.

In this section you can add Background Image, Section Title and Description. You can also set following points through the customizer:

  • Setting options: Includes settings for Contact Us section display enable / disable option.
  • Background Color Option: Contains background color options for specifix section layout.
  • Background Image: Contains image options for specifix section layout.
  • Box Heading Color and Font Family:Contains color options for heading and it's font family for specifix box.
  • Box Sub-Heading Color and Font Family:Contains color options for sub-heading and it's font family for specifix box.
  • Section Heading Color and Font Family:Contains color options for heading and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Section Sub-Heading Color and Font Family:Contains color options for sub-heading and it's font family for specifix section.
  • Contact Form Shortcode:This shortcode is given for Contact form Setup.
  • Latitude/Longitude:Here you can set the lantitude and longitude for the address you wish to see on Map.
  • Address title:Here you can give the title for the address section .
  • Our Address:Here you can give the detail address for further communication.
  • Contact no.:Here you can give the contact number for further communication.
  • Email Address:Here you can display the email-address.
  • Social Icons: Add links to display social icons on top bar.

Setup About Us Page

In order to proceed with About Us Page,

Go to Dashboard >> Pages >> Add New

You have to add new page for About Us Page. After adding new page you can set title, description and Image. For Image you have to add image through "Add Media Option". After adding image copy the image url and put the url above the description. To display this page select the about template. To show "our team section" put the short code ( "[vw-team]" ) at the bottom of the description.



Blog Page



In order to proceed with Blog Page,

Go to Dashboard >> Pages >> Add New

You have to add new page for Blog Page. After adding new page you can set title, description and Image. To display this page, select the blog template.

Here are three blog template.

  • FULL WIDTH BLOG
  • LEFT SIDEBAR BLOG
  • RIGHT SIDEBAR BLOG

To show "Post" on blog page, you have to add new post and assign category to this post.

Go to Dashboard >> Post >> Add New


Setup Page



In order to proceed with Page,

Go to Dashboard >> Pages >> Add New

You have to add new page for Page. After adding new page, you can set title, description and Image.

Here are two page.

  • LEFT SIDEBAR PAGE
  • RIGHT SIDEBAR PAGE

Contact Us Page

First, you have to select contact template to display the contact page.

In order to proceed with Contact Us Page,

Go to Dashboard >> Pages >> Add New

You have to add new page for Contact Us Page. After adding new page you can set title, description and Image. To display this page select the template.You can show team Contact Us on any page or post by using these shortcode.

Shortcode: [vw-team]

Click here for more information



Setup Corporate Post Type Plugin

Plugins are ways to extend and add to the functionality that already exists in WordPress.
  1. First, you need to download the plugin from the source (which will be a zip file (corporate-post-type.zip)). Next, you need to go to WordPress admin area and visit Plugins » Add New page.
  2. After that, click on the Upload Plugin button on top of the page.
  3. This will bring you to the plugin upload page. Here you need to click on the choose file button and select the plugin file you downloaded earlier to your computer.
  4. After you have selected the file, you need to click on the install now button.
  5. WordPress will now upload the plugin file from your computer and install it for you. You will see a success message like this after installation is finished.
  6. Once installed, you need to click on the Activate Plugin link to start using the plugin.

Plugin Configuration

Once you activate the plugin it will create three register posttype namely: Team, Sponsors and Testimonials on the Dashboard. This plugin will help you to setup Team, Sponsors and Testimonial Sections.

You can set the brand of car and price. Assign the category and year of car.

1.Team

In order to showcase your team on home page.

Go to Dashboard >> Team >> Add New

Fill the details Team person name, image, description, and it's social links (Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Tumbler, LinkedIn, Pinterest) to connect with the team. It will appear like this on your front page.

You can show team testimonial on any page or post by using these shortcode.

Shortcode: [vw-team]

2.Sponsers

In order to showcase your Sponsers on home page.

Go to Dashboard >> Sponsers >> Add New

Add the images of Sponsers. It will appear like this on your front page.

You can show team testimonial on any page or post by using these shortcode.

Shortcode: [vw-sponsers]

3.Testimonials

Similarly In order to show your Testimonials, follow the below steps.

Go to Dashboard >> Testimonials >> Add New Post

Add Title,Description,social icon links and featured image to your testimonial post and click publish.

Then create a new page named it testimonial or something else as you wish. And add the Shortcode "[vw-testimonial]". See screenshot below.

View the page which you have created. It will show testimonial like this.


Child Themes and Hooks

Custom theme editor is the easy process for editing the site,if you have to add section in the site , you can easily edit in child theme it can be change in parent theme.

Hook Code below Slider Section

Hook Code below Services Section

Hook Code below About Us Section

Hook Code below Meet Our Talented Team Section

Hook Code below Happy Clients Section

Hook Code below Our Sponsors Section

Hook Code below Newsletter Section

Hook Code below Contact Us Section

Hook Code below Fullwidth Blog Header

Hook Code below Fullwidth Blog Footer

Hook Code below Social Sharing

Hook Code below Fullwidth Page Footer

Page Templates and sidebars

Page Templates

  • Default Template (the default page template with a right sidebar position)
  • About Template (the default About template with no sidebar position)
  • Page (Left Sidebar) (a page templates with left sidebar position)
  • Page (Right Sidebar) (a page template with right sidebar position)
  • Blog (Full Width) (a blog templates with one column without sidebar)
  • Blog (Left Sidebar) (a blog templates with left sidebar position)
  • Blog (Right Sidebar) (a blog template with right sidebar position)
  • Contact Template (the default Contact template with no sidebar position)

Post, Categories and Post Formats


Adding category

Review the following article for more information on adding categories: http://codex.wordpress.org/Manage_Categories_SubPanel

  1. Log into your WordPress Administration Panel (Dashboard).
  2. Click the Posts tab.
  3. With that done, click Categories for blog posts.
  4. Type in the name of your new category.
  5. After that, click the Add New Category button.
Click the Publish button.

Creating a Blog post

  1. Log into your WordPress Administration Panel (Dashboard).
  2. Click the Posts tab.
  3. Click the Add New tab.
  4. Type in your post content. For more information on adding posts, please check the following link http://codex.wordpress.org/Posts_Add_New_SubPanel.

Shortcodes


A shortcode is a powerful content building tool http://codex.wordpress.org/Shortcode. Shortcodes are easy to use. First of all, make sure that the editing mode is set to Visual.

All available shortcodes are conditionally divided into these groups:

  • Gallery[vw-galleryshow vw_gallery=8 numberofitem=5] - used for Gallery images output.

Custom Widgets



Additional Theme Addons


 How to Setup Additional Theme Addons

  1. First, you need to download the plugin from the source (which will be a zip file vw-title-banner-image.zip and vw-gallery-images.zip)). Next, you need to go to WordPress admin area and visit Plugins » Add New page.
  2. After that, click on the Upload Plugin button on top of the page.
  3. This will bring you to the plugin upload page. Here you need to click on the choose file button and select the plugin file you downloaded earlier to your computer.
  4. After you have selected the file, you need to click on the install now button.
  5. WordPress will now upload the plugin file from your computer and install it for you. You will see a success message like this after installation is finished.
  6. Once installed, you need to click on the Activate Plugin link to start using the plugin.

VW Title-Banner-Image

Once you activate this plugins you will find the below option inside each and every page,post,registered posts etc.

  1. First, you need to choose the banner image that you would like to set on your post/page.
  2. On uploading any file, by default, the title will appear over the banner image.
  3. With the help of this plugin, you can hide the title if you do not want to display it on the banner simply by checking "Hide Title above banner" option.
  4. You can even show the title below the banner image by checking "Show Title below banner" option.
  5. When none of the options is selected and no file is chosen, then the title will be displayed in the default manner.

VW-Gallery-Images

Once you activate this plugins you will find the VW-Gallery on the Dashboard.

Click on Add new gallery button. And add the title. Add the number of images to show in a gallery.

Once you have done with adding gallery images. Use the following shortcode to make your gallery appear on a particular page you want simply by replacing the gallery post_id in the Gallery shorthcode.

Thats It! Now you can view your page to see the gallery images....