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Installing The Theme

To install themes with the WordPress theme uploader:

  • Download the from the member area
  • Login to wp-admin
  • Go to Appearance > Themes
  • Click on the "Install Themes" tab, then click on the "Upload" link
  • Upload the (note: it is the, not that you just downloaded from the member area
  • Activate the theme


You can also install the theme with a FTP software, read this tutorial for more details.

Demo Import

With the one-click import functionality in our themes you can quickly and easily import all the sample content from our demo sites into your theme with a single click.


Importing Content

To import sample content into a theme you can use the "Demo Import" panel available under Themify > Transfer to access the one-click import functionality.

From here you can click the "Import Demo" button, and the process of importing will begin, which will import all the settings and content from our demo site.

Once this process is complete the button will change to say "Done" and you are ready to begin working.

NOTE: Due to copyright reasons, images from our demo sites will not be imported, and instead will be replaced with placeholder images.

Erasing Content

To erase sample content from a theme you can use the "Demo Import" panel available under Themify > Transfer to access the one-click import functionality.

You can now click on the "Erase Demo" button, and the tool will begin erasing all of the demo content. This will erase all of the sample content which was imported by the tool, but will keep any content which you have added/modified on your site.

Once this process is complete the button will change to say "Done" and the content will have been completely removed.

You can find more information on the One-Click Demo Import process in the documentation.

To set up the social media links:

  • Go to Themify > Settings > Social Links tab
  • The theme comes with some pre-filled social links. Simply enter your social profile URL in the Link input field. For example, enter '' for the Twitter link.
  • You can replace the default icons by clicking on the Upload button and uploading your own graphic icon. You may download more free social media icons at IconDock.
  • To add more links, click on the Add Link button at the bottom.
  • To remove link, click on the delete icon.
  • To arrange the display order, drag and drop the link container


Displaying The Social Media Links

Once you have the Social Links setup, go to WP > Appearance > Widgets, drop the Themify - Social Links from the Available Widgets panel to the Social Widget panel. Optional: enter the widget Title such as "Follow Us", check to "Show link name" and icon size.


Hiding the RSS Icon

To disabling the RSS or social media icons: go to Themify > Settings > Theme Settings (under Exclude RSS link section).

Custom Menus

To create a custom navigation menu:

  • Go to Appearance > Menu
  • Click on the plus (+) sign to create a new menu (eg. Main Menu).
  • Add the menu items from the left panels (Custom Links, Pages, or Categories)
  • To create dropdown menu, drag the menu item toward the right (the item(s) will be indented)
  • When you are done adding the menu items, click "Save Menu"
  • Then on the top right panel where it says "Theme Locations", select the menu from the dropdown to assign it to the navigation location and click "Save"

Read Custom Menus for more detailed tutorial.


To display a logo image instead of text:

  • Go to Appearance > Customize > Site Logo and Tagline
  • Under "Site Logo", select "Logo Image" radio button
  • Upload a logo image
  • Specify the image width and height


You can also change website Tagline from here:

  • Go to Appearance > Customize > Site Logo and Tagline
  • Scroll down and under "Site Tagline", select "Text" radio button
  • Enter your site Tagline
  • Hit "Save & Publish"

Read Customizing the Site Logo and Description (Tagline) for more details.

Welcome Message

To display a welcome message on the homepage, go to Themify panel > Settings > Theme Settings, enter the text in the Welcome Text box. The content can be plain text or HTML code. Below is a sample welcome HTML text:

Welcome to my Fullscreen gallery. It is completely responsive with touch swipe support. This custom welcome message can be inserted via the theme option panel. Check my <a href="">Portfolio</a> or <a href="">Blog</a>.


BG Gallery refers to the fullscreen gallery in the background.

To add BG Gallery Posts

  • On the WP Admin side menu, find "BG Gallery" and click Add New
  • Enter the title
  • Upload gallery images (it works exactly like the WordPress gallery uploader)
  • You can drag and drop to sort the image order
  • To add image captions: click "Show" and it will expand where you can insert Caption
  • After you're done, click "Save all changes"
  • Then click "Publish"


Setting default BG Gallery

Default BG Gallery will be displayed on the homepage or if the BG Gallery option is empty in the post or page.

  • To set default BG Gallery, make sure you have at least one BG Gallery post first
  • Go to Themify > Settings > Theme Settings, under the BG Gallery section, select the BG Gallery post
  • You may also set the image caption, auto play, and speed option here


Assigning BG Gallery

The BG Gallery posts can be assigned individually to any Post or Page. To assign the BG Gallery, select the Background Gallery dropdown in the Themify Custom Panel. If this option is empty, it will use the Default BG Gallery specified in the Themify panel.


The gallery can be inserted in any post or page. To insert a gallery, click on "Add Media" button


It will open a lightbox for you to create and insert gallery. Read this tutorial for more details on how to use WordPress Gallery.


There are two gallery display options:

  • Fullscreen Swipe = photos are displayed in fullscreen mode with swipe support (mobile friendly)
  • Popup Lightbox = photos are displayed in popup lightbox (photo is opened in browser on mobile)


To link the featured image with a lightbox popup such as image zoom, video or an iframe window, enter the URL in the Lightbox Link field under the Themify Custom Panel. The Themify Custom Panel can be found in the post edit page.

  • Sample image:
  • Sample video:
  • Sample iframe:  (you need to add &iframe=true at the end of the URL)

add image

To change the theme of the lightbox overlay, you can use the 'themify_overlay_gallery_theme' filter in a custom-functions.php that you should create in the theme root folder, pasting the following code in it

function another_theme($theme){
	return 'dark_square';
add_filter('themify_overlay_gallery_theme', 'another_theme');

In the example, the 'dark_square' theme was specified. You can specify these theme names:

  • light_rounded
  • pp_default
  • light_square
  • dark_rounded
  • dark_square
  • facebook

Video Embed

To display a video embed instead of a featured image, enter the video embed URL in the Video URL field under the Themify Custom Panel.

  • Sample YouTube:
  • Sample Vimeo:

add image

Portfolio Layout Options

To set the layouts of portfolio index and portfolio single page, go to Themify > Settings > Portfolio Layouts.

  • Default Index Portfolio Layout = applies to the Portfolio category pages
  • Default Single Portfolio Layout = applies to the Portfolio single post page

Portfolio Layouts

To change the portfolio post base slug, go to Themify > Settings > Portfolio Settings. The default portfolio base slug is 'project' (eg. it would be You may change it to anything (only lowercase letters, numbers, dash and underscore allowed). After you changed the base slug, go to WP admin > Permalinks and click on "Save changes" button to refresh the setting.


Query Portfolios (Portfolio Page)

Similar to Query Posts, you can query Portfolio posts from any specified categor(ies).

To create a Portfolio page:

  • Add a new Page (eg. Blog)
  • In the Themify Custom Panel, click "Query Portfolios" tab and select a Portfolio Category
  • The other options such as title, meta, featured image, etc. can be left blank or default (refer to Query Posts above to learn more about these options)


To set the Footer Widget column layout, go to Themify > Settings > Theme Settings. To drop the widgets in the Footer_Widgets, go to wp-admin > Appearance > Widgets.


To replace the default footer text, go to Themify > Settings > Theme Settings (under Footer Text section).