Pinwheel WordPress Theme

Your awesome theme Pinwheel documentation version 1.0


Getting Started #back to top

This is instruction for pinwheel theme. We have tried best to let you use this theme in simple way . Left side represents table of contents of this documentation.

Let's Start !

How To Install Pinwheel Theme

Upload Theme

  • 1 : Go to Appearance > Themes in the WordPress Dashboard
  • 2 : Click on the Add New button
  • 3 : Search for the pinwheel
  • 4 : Select the Pinwheel theme
  • 5 : Click Install Now

Activate Pinwheel Theme

Go to Appearance > Themes in the WordPress Dashboard. Now, hover over the theme thumbnail and press the Activate button

Custom Menu#back to top

After activation of the theme , you will see all the pages as menus . If you want to make your own menu with pages , categories , links please follow details which are listed below.

  • 1 : Go to Appearance > Menus in the WordPress menu
  • 2 : Click on Create a new menu link
  • 3 : Give a name to your menu in Menu Name and click Create Menu button
  • 4 : Now choose the pages, categories, custom links from the leftside of your screen by selecting the checkbox and click on Add Menu
  • 5 : Click Save Menu
  • 6 : On Menu setting Choose Display Location Primary

Site Identity

  • 1 : Go to Appearance > Customize > Site Identity in the WordPress Dashboard

Now you can make changes on Logo , Site Title , Tagline, and Site Icon.

Color

  • 1 : Go to Appearance > Customize > color in the WordPress Dashboard

Now you can make changes on Header Text Color and Background Color.

Header Image

  • 1 : Go to Appearance > Customize >Header Image in the WordPress Dashboard

Now you can make changes on Header image

Background Image

  • 1 : Go to Appearance > Customize >Background Image in the WordPress Dashboard

Now you can make changes on Background image

How to setup front page#back to top

  • 1 : Go to Pages > Add New in the WordPress Dashboard

  • 2 : Enter any title eg:Home , Choose Home Template in dropdown and Publish .

Customizer Options For Home Page

  • 2 : Now go to Appearance > Customize > Pinwheel Options >Slider Categories There are options to change Enable/Disable slider , No of slider , Choose Category And Slider color

  • And same for Popular Categories, News categories, News Categories and Testimonial Categories Options.

Theme Color

  • 2 : Now go to Appearance > Customize > Theme Color There are options to change Theme Color And Body Color

Google Fonts

  • 2 : Now go to Appearance > Customize > Select Google Fonts There is option to change Font For your site

Recommended Plugins

Page Builder

  • Make responsive page layouts using the widgets using this simple drag and drop page builder.
  • While using this page template, you have the ability to display the widgets by using the Pagebuilder plugin, named as Page Builder by SiteOrigin and manage your widgets in this page. The link to this plugin is here: Page Builder by SiteOrigin

Add Widget

  • Go to any of your page.
  • Click the Page Builder tab which is located in top right of content.
  • You can add your widgets just by click add widgets button

Widgets

Pinwheel Banner

This is widget to show Banner on page.


Pinwheel Slider

This is widget to show slider on page.


Pinwheel About (Two styles on Pro)

This is widget to show about on page.


CTA (Two styles on Pro)

This is widget to show CTA on page.


Services (Two styles on Pro)

This is widget to show Services on page.


Set As A Home Page

  • Go to Appearance > Customizer > Static Front Page
  • Choose A static Page
  • Select dropdown option "your page" in Front Page
  • And Click Save and Publish