Documentation

Introduction

MasterPiece Personal WordPress Blog Theme is the best way to show yourself and your opinions. The simple, clean and elegant style will allow you to stand out from other blog website and it’ll impress your readers and make your blogger friends jealous. Unlimited possibilities, responsiveness, optimization is all your blog need today and what MasterPiece can give you. MasterPiece has a smooth Social share in each post, many post formats such as Video, Audio, Gallery. There are two stunning header styles. MasterPiece WordPress Personal Blog Theme is perfect for your needs, it gives the latest features in an elegant design, it will take only a few minutes to install and run. The theme is blazingly super fast.

 

WordPress Installation

This Theme has been developed only for WordPress 4.0 or Higher. So, you need to install WordPress first then install the theme. Please see theWordPresss installation process . Here is the documentation Wordpress Codex - Installing Wordpress

 

Wordpress Theme Installation

Theme installation is a very easy process. First, you need to upload theme files and active it. The Theme file can be uploaded in two ways

I. FTP Upload: Using your favorite FTP program. First, you have to unzip theme files then upload into the folder path /wp-content/themes/ on your server and active it from admin panel.

II. Wordpress Upload: From Wordpress Admin Panel go the following path Appearance->themes->Install-themes->upload and select the masterpiece.zip theme. Click Install Now and the theme will be uploaded and installed.

MasterPiece Installation

Step 1: In Dashboard click on Dashboard => Appearance Menu

Step 2: Then click on Dashboard => Appearance => Theme Menu

Step 3: Then click on Add New

Step 4: Then click on Upload Theme

Step 5: Then click on Choose file and select masterpiece.zip file from your computer directory.

Step 6: Now click on Install Now button and wait for the installation complete. After successful installation of theme click on active theme click and enjoy theme feature.

Fig: Install Shaped Step by Step
Fig: Install MasterPiece Step by Step

 

Essential Plugins Installation

For using all Features you have to install and active all required plugins. All Essential plugins are included in the MasterPiece theme.

  • Meta Box
  • Redux Framework
  • Contact Form 7

Install above essential plugins by easy 2 step.

Fig: Essential plugins installation

Step 1: In Dashboard, click on Dashboard => Appearance => Install Plugins

Step 2: Then click on Install link under plugin title and Activate and enjoy the plugins.

 

Demo Data Import

Import Sample Data: If you want to use sample data for your website then you need to install sample data. To import Sample Data, go to Tools => Importer => Wordpress ( Install Now) => Wordpress ( Run Importer ) => Choose File => Upload file and import.

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Theme Options: General Settings

With the Theme Options, we can customize the theme's look and feel.

General Settings:

 

Header

 

Styling

 

Typography

 

Post Settings

 

Page Settings

 

Footer

 

Custom CSS/JS

 

Import Export

 

Contact Form

For contact page, we recommend the plugin "Contact Form 7" and the has pre-styling for this plugin. When you create your form use the following markup:

<div class="row">
<div id="contact-form">
<div class="col-sm-6 your-name">[text* your-name placeholder "Your Name*"]</div>
<div class="col-sm-6 your-email">[email* your-email placeholder "Your Email*"]</div>
<div class="col-sm-12 your-subject">[text your-subject placeholder "Subject"]</div>
<div class="col-sm-12 your-message">[textarea* your-message placeholder "Your Message*"]</div>
<div class="col-sm-3 submit-button">[submit "Send Message"]</div>
</div>
</div>