Vantage is not only a powerful multipurpose Theme but also one of the best WordPress Theme for its simplicity and flexibility. Vantage supports powerful plugins for WordPress including WooCommerce and Meta Slider. You can easily create a beautiful shop like website using this Theme due to its full support to WooCommerce. Many people also use the theme to build a portfolio as it supports high resolution of images.
Vantage Theme contains a lot of features. But some of the important features are:
Vantage is a Responsive Multipurpose WordPress Theme used basically in Magazine. In this section, you will find resources on how to setup this theme.
The installation of this theme is very easy. After downloading you should have a compressed zip file of Vantage theme which contains all the required templates and images.
Upload the theme:
Activate the Theme:
Theme menu locations can be accessed from Appearance-> Menus->Menu Locations or Appearance->Customize-> Menus-> Menu Locations
Vantage offers a single menu location called Primary Menu. By default, this menu displays below the header and is left aligned. Menu settings allow you to center or right align the menu and also to combine the logo and menu into a single element, we’ll cover that in the Theme Settings section.
Theme widget areas can be accessed from Appearance-> Widgets or Appearance->Customize->Widgets. Vantage offers the following widget areas:
Vantage includes a few custom widgets that you might find useful.
The Circle Icon widget is best used in our Page Builder plugin. To insert it, click the Add Widget button in Page Builder then click Vantage Widgets on the left and select Circle Icon. The following settings fields are available:
The Vantage Headline Widget is best used in our Page Builder plugin. To insert it, click the Add Widget button in Page Builder then click Vantage Widgets on the left and select Vantage Headline. The following settings fields are available:
A big headline with a horizontal rule underneath it. The font size will be 26px and capitalized.
A sub-headline displayed below the horizontal rule. The font size will be 14px.
The Vantage Social Media Widget has been replaced by our newer SiteOrigin Social Media Buttons Widget. If you’d prefer not to use the Widgets Bundle plugin or are already making use of the Vantage Social Media Widget, read on.
The following settings fields are available:
The widget title.
Choose between Large, Medium or Small.
The following networks are available. To display a network, simply enter the URL to your profile page for that network. For example, to have the Twitter icon display, enter your Twitter URL in the field provided.
You’ll find the Page Template Settings section in the first section of the WordPress Customizer at Appearance-> Customize. Page Template Settings provide a way to change settings for the following layouts:
To make use of the page template settings, navigate to Appearance->Customize-> Page Template Settings. The Not Found and Search Results sections will always be visible, the other sections won’t always be visible. Use the Vantage main menu to navigate to the archive page you want to change. For example, to change the blog page layout, navigate to your blog. Once viewing the blog page, a Blog section will appear and the following settings will be available.
Default: Displays the page title, content area, and sidebar.
No Sidebar: Displays the page title and content area without the sidebar.
Full Width: Displays the content area without the sidebar at full-screen width.
Full Width, With Sidebar: Displays the content area with the sidebar at full-screen width.
Include the margin below the masthead (header) of your site. If you’ve already disabled the page title and have a slider or banner at the top of your page then this set is perfect to make it flush with the menu.
Include the margin above the footer. If you have a banner or slideshow at the bottom of your page then this set is perfect to make it flush with the footer.
Hide the masthead (header). Perfect for landing pages or one-page websites.
Hide the footer widgets and footer widget area.
Theme settings cover all of the functional aspects of Vantage. If you’d like to change your layout from Full-Width to Boxed or alter the post meta information on your blog, Appearance->Customize->Theme Settings is the place to go.
Theme design covers all of the visual aspects of Vantage. If you’d like to change your font family or size, alter menu colors or select a new link color, Appearance->Customize->Theme Design is the place to do it.