We would happily welcome feedback from you on how, if anywhere, you would like this documentation improved. If you would find anything a little bit easier and more helpful if we went into more detail, or explained something a little better - we'd be happy to hear it. We want Cardiff to be the best theme! If you have any comments, please mail us via the form on https://themeforest.net/user/tonatheme
Cardiff is a Wordpress theme to create a website for any type of Business specially for Consulting and Business Solutions. Cardiff comes with powerful features. Cardiff is a clean responsive wordpress theme. It includes premium wordpress plugins Revolution Slider ( worth $19 ) and King Composer plugins free with theme. The theme comes with the option of contact form to allow users to contact you.
Cardiff is fully compatible with latest version of plugins to allow you easy handling. The Cardiff comes with one click demo and also more flexible features.
1. Navigate to Appearance → Themes in your WordPress admin dashboard.
2. Click the Add New button at the top of the page then go for the Theme Upload option.
3. For the file upload, pick Theme Files / cardiff.zip in the theme package downloaded from ThemeForest and click Install Now.
4. Click Activate once the upload has finished and you're ready for the next step: Installing the Plugins.
Right after the theme was activated, a notification at the top of the screen will suggest to continue with the installation of the plugins recommended for getting the best our of your theme.
1. Click 'Begin installing plugins' and select all the plugins in the list.
2. Activate the Plugins you just installed.
3. After the plugins are activated, return to Dashboard.
Cardiff comes with one click demo installation exactly like the original demo. You just need to verify that you have set the time limit to zero in /wp-includes/functions.php by finding set_time_limit function. Just click on Import button and your demo site is ready.
1. In your Wordpress admin dashboard, navigate to Appearance → Theme Options → Utility.
2. From the page you can see the available options, click Import Demo Settings
3. Wait until you see the message Have Fun
To setup the blog page, in your WordPress admin panel, navigate to Settings → Reading.
Assuming you already have a page named "Blog", for the Front page display, select "A static page" and choose your "Blog" page as the Posts page. This is what you should be seeing on your screen from left side.
To setup the home page, in your WordPress admin panel, navigate to Settings → Reading.
Assuming you already have a page named "Front Page", for the Front page display, select "Home" and choose your "Homepage 01" page as the home page. This is what you should be seeing on your screen from left side.
To start adding posts to your blog, navigate to Posts → Add New.
1. Start filling in the blanks: enter your post title, write your actual body content in the main post editing box below it.
2. As needed, select a category, add tags, and make other selections from the sections below the post. 3. When your post is ready, click Publish.
Deep Diving: Since creating and editing pages requires basic WordPress knowledge, we won't cover it in detail. If you're new to WordPress, you may find the following resources valuable: How to Create a new Post How to Edit and Existing Post Using Categories and Tags
Below are the cutome post types which you could add data in theme.
Add Project s data in project custome post type.
Add Team s data in Team custome post type.
Add Testimonial s data in Testimonial custome post type.
Add Service s data in Services custome post type.
After installation the Cardiff and after dummy-content export, you need to select our main menu from WordPress admin > menus > theme locations please check below image and learn how to do.
We listed below all our theme options. You can learn how we used Cardiff WordPress theme options in below;In General Settings Panel; In general setting you will find Toggle button for disable/enable the preloader and text field for google map api key. In Header Settings Panel; Favicon option, In header setting you will find logo uploader for logo image, text field for opening hours, email, phone, appoinment link, toggle button for enable/disable the social icon and appoinment button and custom CSS files. In Footer Settings Panel; In footer setting you will find the options for background image and the Copy right text and Analytics / Scripts area. In Page Settings Panel; Control your page structures (layouts), sidebar options and which pages you want to use for search page, archive page, author page and not found page. In Sidebar Settings Panel; Add unlimited widgets area to the your theme. In Social Media Settings Panel; Add your social media profiles and select your social media icons. In Font Settings Panel; Control your own typograhy elements for example; body fonts, heading fonts and font sizes. In Client Settings Panel; Add your client images and external links here. In Utility Settings Panel; Import export and demo import options here.
Please remember you have purchased a very affordable theme and you have not paid for a full-time web design agency. Occasionally we will help with small tweaks, but these requests will be put on a lower priority due to their nature. Support is also 100% optional and we provide it for your connivence, so please be patient, polite and respectful.Support for my items includes:
You can find the version history (changelog.txt) file on Cardiff-full.zip folder or you can check changelog on theme sale page.
Once again, thank you so much for purchasing this theme. As I said at the beginning, I'd be glad to help you if you have any questions relating to this theme. No guarantees, but I'll do my best to assist. If you have a more general question relating to the themes on ThemeForest, you might consider visiting the forums and asking your question in the "Item Discussion" section.