Blaize


The Blaize theme is a multipurpose WordPress theme. The theme can be used for any kind of general websites like Corporate, Agency, Portfolio, Travels, Restaurants etc. The theme is dependent upon its companion plugin Blaize Companion. The plugin is freely available via WordPress Plugin Directory. So make sure you've installed and activated the plugin.

Required Plugins :

The plugin provides all the necessary Custom Post Types, Meta Options and Customizer Options needed for successfully configuring the website. Please make sure you've Installed and Activated the plugin before proceeding to the rest of the documentation.

Blaize Companion

SiteOrigin Page Builder is the most popular page creation plugin for WordPress. It makes it easy to create responsive column based content, using the widgets you know and love. Your content will accurately adapt to all mobile devices, ensuring your site is mobile-ready. Read more on SiteOrigin.

Page Builder by SiteOrigin

You may install the recommended plugins to your site by going to Dashboard > Appearance > Welcome.

Tired of configuring the theme from scratch ? The theme has the One-Click Demo Installation feature. The demo installation works best on the fresh installation. Before importing the demo make sure you've Installed & Activated the following plugins.

See Getting Started on step by step guide on installing these plugins

Now follow these steps for installing the demo

Required Plugins :

The plugin provides all the necessary Custom Post Types, Meta Options and Customizer Options needed for successfully configuring the website. Please make sure you've Installed and Activated the plugin before proceeding to the rest of the documentation.

Blaize Companion

SiteOrigin Page Builder is the most popular page creation plugin for WordPress. It makes it easy to create responsive column based content, using the widgets you know and love. Your content will accurately adapt to all mobile devices, ensuring your site is mobile-ready. Read more on SiteOrigin.

Page Builder by SiteOrigin

The theme provides option to choose any one template color from the available four template colors. To set the template color for the site follow these steps:
A preloader can be used to display a temporary animating icon before all the resources for the site is fully loaded. Configure the preloader for the site by:
You may have a subtle animation effect in your site adding beauty to your site. However, it too occupies some of the web resources and decreases the site loading time by some seconds. You may disable or enable the option within your site as per your requirement. Configure the animation for the site by:

Set Header Layout

The theme provides two header layouts for the site. You may choose any one header layout from the available two header layouts. To Configure the Header Layouts for your site :

Configure Site Logo or Tagline

Configure Favicon

Configuring Top Header

Defining a Menu

You must define a menu before you can add items to it.

Adding Items to a Menu

You can add different link types into your menu, these are split between panes left of the menu you're currently editing.

The theme provides the option to display a featured home page in your site. The home page displays a beautiful set of sections like Slider, Service Section, Portfolio section etc. follow the following steps in chronological order to successfully configure the featured home page for your site.

Creating Home Page

Display Home Page at Front

The theme offer you to display total of 10 home sections. You may choose to display or hide the section as per your requirement. The Slider being at the top and rest of the section below. You may also change the order of the section with drag and drop feature. Following are the list of the home sections and steps to configure them.

  1. Slider Section
  2. Service Section
  3. About Section
  4. Counter Section
  5. Portfolio Section
  6. Team Section
  7. Video Section
  8. Testimonial Section
  9. Blog Section
  10. Partners Section

1. Slider Section

2. Service Section

3. About Section

Create About Us Page
Configure About Section

4. Counter Section

5. Portfolio Section

Create Portfolio Categories
Create Portfolio Posts
Configure Portfolio Section

6. Team Section

Create Team Member Post.
Configure Team Section

7. Video Section

8. Testimonial Section

Create Testimony Post
Configure Testimonial Section

9. Blog Section

Create Blog Post
Configure Blog Section

10. Partners Section