Documentation

Introduction

Shaped is a Personal Responsive WordPress Blog Theme and will certainly take your fashion blog to the higher level. We spent many times in researching to form the best layout and how a fashion blog should look like and we believe this WordPress blog theme will be the right choice for your blog.

This Theme is made with latest Bootstrap framework. All the sections are well decorated with proper content and all the content are rounded with div, id and class. Main infrastructure of each section is same and all the codes are well commented so that user can easily edit the code as he want. Codes of the theme are w3c validated. All contents are editable from WordPress Admin Panel Dashboard. This theme also comes with a tons of stunning features such as powerful theme options (powered by ReduxFramework),typography options, unlimited colors, 5 custom widgets, Featured Post Slider, contact form-7,support WordPress post format, Instagram Carousel feed and much more features.

You can also use this theme for other niche sites as well for example for travel blog, fashion agency, or personal journal.

 

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Shaped

 

Note:

  • Compatible Browsers: IE 9 +, Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Safari.
  • We don’t support other 3rd party plugins.

 

Recommended Plugins:

  • Meta Box
  • Redux Framework
  • Contact Form 7
  • Easy Twitter Feed Widget
  • MailChimp for WordPress
Wordpress Installation

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

Wordpress Theme Installation

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

I. FTP Upload: Using your favourite 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 shaped.zip theme . Click Install Now and theme will be uploaded and installed.

Shaped Installation

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

Step 2: Then click on Dasboard => 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 shaped.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.

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Fig: Install Shaped Step by Step
Shaped Essential Plugins

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

  • Meta Box (Required)
  • Redux Framework (Required)
  • Contact Form 7 (Optional)
  • Easy Twitter Feed Widget (Optional)
  • MailChimp for WordPress (Optional)

Install above essential plugins by easy 2 step.

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

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

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Fig: Essential plugins installation
Demo Import

Import Sample Data: If you want to use sample data for your website then you need to install sample date. See the way how to install Import Sample Data tools => import => wordpress Bottom of the page have wordpress. Click wordpress then you can see the Install Now

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Import Sample Data

Redux Demo Data: If you want to use redux demo data for your website then you need to go Theme Options => Import / Export Bottom of the left site.

Redux Demo Data
Redux Demo Data
Contact Form 7

For contact page we recommend the plugin "Contact Form 7" and have done pre-styling for this plugin. When you create your form use the following mark-up:

<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>