ALPS for WordPress v2

Download ALPS for WordPress 2.2.1

Theme settings

ALPS Custom Settings

  1. In your WordPress admin panel, navigate to Appearance -> Settings
  2. Set the custom logos, theme color schemes, footer description, copyright and address.

Set front and posts page

  1. In your WordPress admin panel, navigate to Settings->Reading
  2. Set Front page displays to a static page
  3. Select a page from each dropdown
  4. Save Changes

Set page template

  1. In your WordPress admin panel, navigate to Pages
  2. Edit page
  3. In the sidebar, navigate to Page Attributes*
  4. Select Template from the dropdown
    • Default Template: Default template for all pages
    • Home Template: Includes story block and freeform/relationship post fields [Example page]
    • News Template: Landing page of posts in the category news. [Example page]
    • Longform Template: Provides a large, single column page that focuses on the content. [Example page]
    • Single Template: Provides a single column width page with the ability to add rows with columns in varying widths (100, 70/30, 50/50, 30/70, images, and parallax images areas.) [Example page]

Add widgets to sidebar

  1. In your WordPress admin panel, navigate to Appearance->Widgets
  2. Drag widget to widget area
    • Primary Top / Primary Main / Primary Bottom (Home Template): These areas allow you to put content at the top and bottom of the main content areas on the home template.
    • Footer: The area at the bottom of the page.
    • Sidebar (Breakout Block): This area is located at the top of the sidebar, and is pulled out from the sidebar area a bit.
    • Sidebar: This is the main aside on the page.

Add menus

  1. In your WordPress admin panel, navigate to Appearance->Menus
  2. Create a menu
  3. Add links
  4. Go to Manage Locations tab
  5. Select location for the menu to appear
    • Primary Navigation: The main navigation for the page
    • Secondary Navigation: Appears above the main navigation
    • Secondary Footer Navigation: Appears above the main footer navigation
    • Primary Footer Navigation: The main footer navigation at the bottom of the page
    • Tertiary Navigation: Appears below the page header on the News Template