Over Easy

Important: This theme was retired in April 2013. Documentation is no longer being updated.

Installation ↑ Back to top

After installing and activating the theme, go to Settings > Permalinks and click the Save Changes button, even if there are have been no changes. This registers the custom post types used in the theme.

Go to Settings > Reading and set front page to display Your latest posts if you previously had a static page as your front page.

Setting up the Featured Area ↑ Back to top

The home page featured area pulls the custom “slides” post type. The number of slides depends on how many slides you published.

Adding a slide

To add a slide:

  1. Go to Slides > Add New.
  2. Enter a title for the slide and the body content.
  3. Add a “Slider Image” in the Custom Settings panel if you want to display an image in the slide.
  4. Publish.
Add custom post type “slide”

Setting up the Blog ↑ Back to top

To add a Blog to the main navigation:

  1. Add a new Page in WordPress (Page -> Add New)
  2. Add a title to the page e.g. “Blog”
  3. Select the Blog page template in the Attributes panel on the right
  4. Publish.
Add blog page template
Add blog page template

If you are unsure on how to set up a page template, see our video at Page Template.

Widgets ↑ Back to top

Widgetized areas

There are 7 different widgetized areas in the Over Easy template.

Homepage (below the featured slider):

  • Front Footer 1
  • Front Footer 2
  • Front Footer 3

Blog Pages (in the footer):

  • Blog Footer 1
  • Blog Footer 2
  • Blog Footer 3

Sidebar (displayed site-wide):

  • Blog Sidebar

Note: Go to Appearance > Widgets to add widgets.

To learn more, see: How to Add Widgets

Custom widgets

There are five custom widgets:

  • Read More (for front page)
  • Testimonials (for front page)
  • Ads (set up ads in options panel)
  • Flickr
  • Subscribe

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