Open Shop

Installing Theme

  • First, download the Open Shop theme zip file.
  • Login to WP admin.
  • Go to “Appearance > Theme”.
  • Click on “Add new” button and then click on “Upload theme” button. Here upload theme zip file.
  • Activate the theme.

Demo Import

Check this video

  • “Go to your WP dashboard. Navigate to Appearance > Open Shop options. Install and activate “Recommended Plugins”.
  • In the recommended plugin “Hunk Companion“, “WooCommerce” and “one click Demo Import” activation is mandatory.

 

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  • As soon as you activate these recommended plugins “Site Library” link will display under “Import Demo Site”.
  • Click “Site Library” link or “Import Demo Data” under Appearance and choose desired demo.

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  • Wait for few minutes your demo will import successfully.

 

WordPress Default Setting

Site Identity

  • To display Site logo or site title tagline and site icon on your site.
  • Dashboard > Appearance > Customize > WordPress Default > Site identity.
  • Logo– Upload a logo image with specific width and height.
  • Logo width – Set the desired logo image width.
  • Site Title & Tagline – Display site title & tagline in-place of Logo.
  • Site Title & Tagline Show/Hide – Check on the radio button display site title and tagline.
  • Site Icon – You can upload a site icon for your browser.

Set up Homepage

  • To create Homepage on your site follow the below instructions –
  • Go to Wp Dashboard > Page > Add New > Create a Page.
  • In the right sidebar of your editor you will see Page attributes > Template. Click on the template and select the option Homepage template. Publish it.
  • Navigate to Customize panel > WordPress Default > Homepage Settings. In homepage settings. Select the radio button of “A static page” and choose your homepage which you have created as front page.

Understanding Front Page Sections

Layout Setting

Header

  • For header setting, Go to Appearance > Customizer > Layout > Header.

Above Header

  • It appears right above the Main header and allows you to show multiple elements. You’ll get one layout. In this layout column you can show elements like social icons, menu, search, Text, Widgets. Here styling can be done using the height, bottom border and border color.

Main Header

  • In main header your logo and main navigation will be displayed along with Menu.
  • To show navigation menu in your “header” first set the menus from the dashboard. Go with this link. With Main header setting, you can modify your overall header by adding layout with other content.
  • Menu Alignment – You can choose the menu alignment. You can align the menu left, right and center.
  • Column 1 – Here you can add Button, call to or widgets too.
  • Button Link and Button text – Add button link and text.
  • Mobile Menu Open – Choose the Mobile menu alignment left. right or center.
  • Sticky Header – Make your header stick to your site by enabling sticky header.
  • Enable or Disable Wishlist, Account and Cart – This will show Wishlist, My Account icon and Cart icon on your Header.

Blog

  • For Blog setting, Go to Appearance > Customizer > Layout > Blog. In Blog page you can show collection of post grouped by category, author, date and tag etc.
  • Blog Post content – In blog post content you can show your full content, No content and Excerpt length. Excerpt length allows you to set content length you want to show in your blog page.
  • Read More Text – In read more text, put the text you want to display for your Read more button.
  • Post Pagination – It will provide you Numbered navigation for your blog page.

Note – Go to dashboard > Reading Settings. You’ll see this option their “Blog pages show at most”. Enter the number of posts you want to show on your blog page.

  • For this setting, Go to Appearance > Customize > Layout > Footer.
  • In footer area you can add important content and navigation option.
  • In Footer Widget there are eight different Bottom Footer Layout. You can add unlimited widgets in your footer by selecting the layout.
  • In Layout 4 – Four column widget area. Widgets will occupy 25% widget area in each column. Other layouts you’ll get with Pro Version.

Note – You’re absolutely free to add unlimited widgets in each widget area. Just click on “Go to Widget” button and add widgets.

  • It appears Below the footer widget and allows you to show multiple elements.
  • You can show elements like social icons, menu, search, Text, Widgets in each layout column. Styling can be done using the height, bottom border and Border color.

Move to Top

  • For Move to Top, Go to Appearance > Customize > Layout > Move to Top.
  • You can add Move to Top button on your site. This button will easily scroll your site to the top of the page in just one click on the button. You can also disable it by checking the box.

RTL Support

  • To Enable RTL on your site, Go to Appearance > Customize > Layout > RTL.  There are a couple of languages written and read from right to left (RTL) direction – like Arabic, Hebrew, Farsi, Urdu and others.

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Frontpage Sections

Top Slider

  • To add Top slider, Go to Appearance > Customizer > Frontpage Sections > Top slider. There are two different layouts in Top slider in which you can add slide images, Logo images, Title, Sub title, Text and link too.
  • You can On/Off the slider.
  • You can Disable or enable the section anytime you want.

Tabbed Product Carousel

  • To add Tabbed Product Carousel, Go to Appearance > Customizer > Frontpage Sections > Tabbed Product Carousel. First you have to create categories to show product in this section.
  • Add the Section title in text area.
  • You can show recent products in this section.
  • You can also enable Single Row Slide or show the default one. Enable the Slide autoplay.
  • You can Disable or enable the section anytime you want.

  • To add Product Carousel, Go to Appearance > Customizer > Frontpage Sections > Product Carousel.
  • Add the Section title in text area.
  • With Product Carousel you can show your shop category products using slider.
  • You can also enable Single Row Slide or show the default one. Enable the Slide autoplay.
  • You can Disable or enable the section anytime you want.

Woo Category

  • To add Woo Category, Go to Appearance > Customizer > Frontpage Sections > Woo Category.
  • Add the Section title in text area.
  • In Woo Category you can shop categories amazing layout.
  • You can also enable Single Row Slide or show the default one. Enable the Slide autoplay.
  • You can Disable or enable the section anytime you want.

Product List Carousel

  • To add Product List Carousel, Go to Appearance > Customizer > Frontpage Sections > Product List Carousel.
  • Add the Section title in text area.
  • You can show recent, featured or random product in this section.
  • You can Disable Content Padding of your site.
  • You can Disable or enable the section anytime you want.

Ribbon Section

  • To add Ribbon Section, Go to Appearance > Customizer > Frontpage Sections > Ribbon Section.
  • You can show ribbon background image, text, button text and button link.
  • You can Disable or enable the section anytime you want.

  • To add Banner Section, Go to Appearance > Customizer > Frontpage Sections > Banner Section.
  • There are Two different banner layouts. You can upload desired images.
  • You can Disable or enable the section anytime you want.

Highlight Section

  • To add Highlight Section, Go to Appearance > Customizer > Frontpage Sections > Highlight Section.
  • In this section you can display highlighted content like Icon, Title and Subtitle. You can pick Icon from the Icon Panel.
  • You can Disable or enable the section anytime you want.

Color and Background

For Color & Background, Go to Appearance > Customize > Color & Background. You can pick color for every element and upload background image.

Global Color

  • For Global colors option, Go to Appearance > Customize > Global Colors.
  • Color Scheme – You can choose Dark or Light scheme for your site. Dark will make your site black in color. Whereas the light will make your site overall White.
  • You can change the default color all over the site using Theme Color. You can pick color for link, link hover color, text color, title color, background color & Background image.

Pre loader

For Pre loader, Go to Appearance > Customizer > Pre Loader.

  • For enabling the loader, check on the box “Enable loader”. Preloader will be shown when you load or refresh your site.
  • You can upload a GIF or an image as a preloader or you can pick background color instead of image.

Social Icon

For adding social profile links, Go to Appearance > Customize > Social icon.

  • You can show these social icon in the header as well as at the footer. To show social icons just put the links in the text area.
  • By default it will follow the color scheme but You can also set the “original color” for each social icon.

WooCommerce Setting

For WooCommerce setting. First you have to Install WooCommerce Plugin and activate it from the Recommended plugins available in Open Shop Options. If you have already did skip this.

Now Set Shop page, Cart Page, Checkout page and My Account Page in your site. To Know how you can easily set these pages in your site. Navigate to this Post.

Product Style

  • Product Image Hover Style – You can choose the desired hover style and show your product in a unique way. You can display your product in “Zoom” or as “Swap” hover style.
  • Zoom – It is a kind of basic magnify effect on your product, it will zoom out your product while hovering the mouse over it.
  • Swap – In swap condition your product gallery images will be displayed while hovering or clicking the mouse over the Product. It will exchange the product image and show other images of product which have some different look. For “Product Gallery option” Go to a single product page on the rightmost side you can set your product gallery images.

Single Product

  • Up Sell Product – These are the items that your customer might prefer instead of the product currently viewed. Items which is offered as an up-sell might be more popular, have better profit margin or a higher quality. Check the box “Display upsell product”. If you check this box you can now set the Number of Column and Number of up-selling Product you want to show.
  • Related Product – Related product are the items which are similar to the product your customer is viewing. Check the box “Display related product”. If you check this box you can now set the Number of Column and Number of related Product you want to show.

Cart Page

  • In cart page you’re free to show Cross sell product. You can also set the number of Cross Sell Product to show with columns.

Shop Page

  • Post Pagination – Choose Numbered post pagination and it will provide you better navigation for your blog page.

Multiple Widgets

    • There are Two different Widgets which can be used in sidebar, footer and Homepage. Each widget has its own setting and functionality. All widgets are available in Customize Widget Panel. To add Widgets, Go to Appearance > Customize > Widgets.
    • Post Widget Slider – Using this widget you can show posts images with caption in a carousel/slider. You can Add Number of Post Show and also Select Specific Option To Display Post. Display Random, Recent and Popular post in your sidebar area.

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    • About us Widget – Using About us widget you can showcase details about yourself or your company. You can add title, Member image, About Me Description, Read More button text and link. You can also add your social media links. This widget can be used in Sidebar as well on Footer area too.

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