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Expedition

1. Theme Installation

  1. Log in to the WordPress Administration Panels.
  2. Select the Appearance panel, then Themes.
  3. Select Add New. (search and download from theme directory) OR
  4. Then select Upload Theme.
  5. Click Browse Locate expedition.zip Theme in your computer.
  6. Select expedition.zip and click Install Now.

2. Updating/Installation of Theme Using FTP

To update Theme though FTP, follow these basic steps:

  1. Download the latest version of expedition  from wordpress.org.
  2. Unzip expedition.zip to your Desktop
  3. Using an FTP client to access your host web server, go to /wp-content/themes/ and upload your new copy of expedition Theme which shall replace the old files.

3. Site Title, Tagline and Site Icon

1. From “Customize” section, go to “Site Identity”.
2. From “Site Identity”, you will be able to add various options related to site identity like:

  • Logo :It changes the logo for your site.
  • Site Title :It changes the main site title of the site.
  • Tagline :It changes the tagline (i.e. Description) of the site, just below site title.
  • Site Icon :The Site Icon is used as a browser and app icon for your site. Icon must be square, and at least 512px wide and tall.
  • If you do not have a logo : You can enable or disable the site title and tagline.

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4. Basic Color Options

1. From “Customize” section, go to “Colors”.
2. From “Colors” , go to “Basic Color Options” and you will be able to change basic colors.
3. If preview is fine, click on “Save & Publish” button to save the changes.

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4.1 Reset color options

1. From “Customize” section, go to “Colors”.
2. From Colors, go to “Reset Color Options” and you will be able to reset all the color changes.
3. Click on the click on “Save & Publish” button to save the changes.
4. Refresh the customizer to view the changes.

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5. Font Settings

1. From “Customize” section, go to “Font Setting” .
2. From “Font Setting”, go to font “Font Family”.
3. From “Font Family”, you will be able to change font families of different sections.

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6. Background Image

1. From “Customize” section, go to “Background Image”.
2. From “Background Image”, you will be able to change the background image.

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7. Create and Modify Menus?

1. From “Customize section” , go to “Menus” .
2. From “Menus”, you will be able to manage menu locations as well as modify menus.expedition-menu-location

 

 

 

7.1 Creating a Menu

1. From “Customize” section, go to “Menus”.
2. From “Menus” , click “Add a menu” button and you will be able to create a menu.

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7.2 Creating a Social Menu

1. From “Customize” section, go to “Menus”.
2. From “Menus”, create a menu say “Social” a social menu will be created. Assign the theme location to“Social Menu”.
3. You should also enable the social menu from Customize / Theme Options / Header Options to show the menu on the top header

 

8. Setting-Up Static Front Page

1. From “Customize” section, go to “Static Front Page”.
2. On “Static Front Page”, you will be able to set a set a front page and a blog page.
3. If you do not want blog posts to display on your front page, select a home page and a blog page. The home page will be your landing page and the blog page will be the page where your latest posts will be displayed.

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9. Setting-Up Home/Front Main Slider

1. From “Customize” section, go to “Home/Front Main Slider”.
2. From “Home/Front Main Slider”., you will be able to select various options, but first you have to check Enable Slider On from “Enable Options” section.

  • Settings Option :It has option for the number of slides and from which option (Category or Page) will the slides be displayed from.
  • Slider From Category :If you have selected to display the slides from a certain category on “Settings Option”, you will have to select a category here.
  • Slider From Page:If you have selected to display the slides from certain pages on “Settings Option”, you will have to select pages here.
  • Slider Property : Here you will be able to Adjust the slider  Slider Mode, setting related to slider etc.

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10. Setting-Up Home/Front Popular Trips

1. From “Customize” section, go to “Home/Front Popular Trips”.
2. From “Home/Front Popular Trips”, you will be able to select various options, but first you have to check Enable Popular Trip On from “Enable Options” section.

  • Settings Option :It has option for writing the Main Title and Sub Title of the Popular trip section,the number of popular trips, from which option (Category or Page) will be the popluar trips will be displayed and lastly the text on the button which appears on hovering any articles on the section.
  • Popular Trips From Category :If you have selected to display the popular trips from a certain category on “Settings Option”, you will have to select a category here.
  • Popular Trips From Page:If you have selected to display the popular trips from certain pages on “Settings Option”, you will have to select pages here.

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Popular Trip Settings:

  • Enable Custom Popular Post:If checked, you can create a custom post for which you will have to provide the Main Title, upload the main title image and provide the button link.

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11. Setting-Up About Section

1. From “Customize” section, go to “Home/Front About Section”.
2. From “Home/Front About Section”, you will be able to select various options, but first you have to check Enable About Section from “Enable Options” section.

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Section Settings

    • Select Page For About Section: Here, you can select the PAGE which will have the contents you would possibly want to display in this section which includes the title, content and featured image.

 

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12. Setting-Up Testimonial Section

1. From “Customize” section, go to “Home/Front Testimonial Section”.
2. From “Home/Front Testimonial Section”, you will be able to select various options, but first you have to check Enable Testimonial Section from “Enable Options” section.

  • Testimonial From Category :If you have selected to display the testimonial from a certain category on “Settings Option”, you will have to select a category here.
  • Testimonial From Page:If you have selected to display the testimonial from certain pages on “Settings Option”, you will have to select pages here.

 

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13. Setting-Up Home/Front Blog Section

1. From “Customize” section, go to “Home/Front Blog Section”.
2. From “Home/Front Blog Section”, you will be able to select various options, but first you have to check Enable Blog Section from “Enable Options” section.

  • Main Title : Here, you can give the main title for the front blog section, that will be displayed on top of the section.
  • Sub Title : Here, you can give the sub title for the front blog section, that will be displayed on top of the main title but with small letters.

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Buttton settings

Here, you can set custom text and link to the button on the bottom of the blog section.

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14. Theme Options

14.1 Managing Layout Options

i. From “Customize” section, go to “Theme Options”.
ii. From “Theme Options”, select the “Layout Options” to use different theme given layout options.

Manage all the layout as by clicking options

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14.2 Managing Header Options

  • Enable Social Icons: If checked, the social icons will be shown just above the navigation bar. But first a Social menu should be assigned on the Menu settings for enabling Social menus.
  • Default Banner Image:Here, you can assign a header image for your website. If you are using a static front page as your home page the banner will only appear on the inner pages.

 

14.3 Managing Footer Options

  • Remove the default text and write the text you would want to display on the footer.

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14.4. Adding Custom Css

i. From “Customize” section, go to “Theme Options”.
ii. From “Theme Options”, select the “Custom Css”
iii.Add Custom CSS here and find the changes.
iv.If preview is fine click on “Save and Publish” button to save the changes.

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15. Reset All Options

From “Customize” section, go to “Reset All Options”.

  • If you want to reset all of the customizer options to theme default, select the “Reset All Options “checkbox, and press the save and publish button.
  • Refresh The Customizer.

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