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Theme Helper

Description

A “base/starer” Theme frameworks is a stand-alone. Theme Design to be a flexible foundation for quicker WordPress development.

Theme Helper improved the Theme frameworks development more accessible, removing the need for programming or design knowledge by creating a simple option panel.

Features Include

  • Admin/User panel
  • Shortcodes to use in the hook boxes, widgets and content
  • Color Scheme Switcher
  • Shortcode for social media icons

Future Development:

  • QA Check List

  • Your Ideas are all welcome for the improvement of the Theme Helper Plugin

Screenshots

Installation

  1. go to wp admin – plugins – add new plugins
  2. upload the zip file or search theme helper
  3. activate

  4. Upload zip file to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory

  5. Extract the zip file
  6. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

FAQ

Shortcodes

Use shortcodes in the hook boxes, widgets and content.

Available shortcodes

  • Logo: [themehelper_logo]
  • Secondary Logo [themehelper_secondary_logo]
  • Company Name: [themehelper_company_name]
  • Email: [themehelper_email]
  • Phone: [themehelper_phone]
  • Fax: [themehelper_fax]
  • Address: [themehelper_address]

  • Banner1: [themehelper_banner1]

  • Banner2: [themehelper_banner2]
Color Scheme Switcher

Set your 5 color scheme and select your default color scheme

Activate color scheme switcher Widget in the front end

Select which part of your theme will switch color by adding only the CSS Property in the field. example “.site-header, .site-footer”

note: don’t include the value of the css, add only the css property

Minimize the css in the field by adding the default theme helper

class “theme-helper-bg” for background
class “theme-helper-txt” for text
class “theme-helper-border” for border

Social Media

Select the name for the social media and insert the social media url.

Use shortcode in your hook box, widget and content

Social Media Shortcodes

[themehelper_social_media]

[themehelper_social_media style=”box” color=”theme”]

Available Attributes

  • style = “circle”, “round”, “box”, “custom”
  • color = “theme”, “light”, “dark”

Contributors & Developers

“Theme Helper” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Translate “Theme Helper” into your language.

Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

version 1.11

  • fixed admin menu location
  • compatible to events calendar

version 1.10

  • contact form 7 shortcodes compatibility
  • fixed tel link layout

version 1.09

  • fixed admin css conflict
  • fixed shortcode

version 1.08

  • auto disable tel link in desktop
  • fixed ie8 search box class

version 1.07

  • added class to search form
  • added light dark color option for switcher

version 1.06

  • fixed bugs social icon text overlap
  • added banner link
  • added option for border color switcher

version 1.05

  • update sprite

version 1.04

  • update ui
  • added secondary logo
  • added banner option

version 1.03

  • fixed switcher theme compatibility
  • fixed css switcher higher key

version 1.02

  • Added costum social media icon
  • Fixed Conflict in layer slider
  • Removed js library
  • Added alt attribute in logo shortcode

version 1.0

  • First release