MaxwellTheme Page


  • improved styling of image captions
  • improved styling of galleries


  • added action hook for author bio and header search
  • added filter to allow plugins to add own elements to be hidden
  • updated styling of tags and post navigation
  • updated styling for improved color settings


  • added new section for Blog Settings in Customizer
  • added option to hide featured images on blog and archives
  • added setting to disable Magazine widgets on blog index
  • added selective refresh for blog and post settings
  • added new template function to display blog title
  • changed required WordPress version to 4.7


  • added improved Magazine Widget Customizer Control
  • added default widget titles for Magazine widgets
  • ignore sticky posts in Magazine widgets


  • fixed alignment of site logo and site title when used together
  • fixed small live preview issue in Customizer for site title and tagline options
  • use localized theme name and description on theme info page


  • added transient caching to post slider
  • added post hyperlinks to slider images in post slider
  • added own template function to display slider image for better child theme support
  • fixed slider images getting stretched when too small images are uploaded
  • improved Right-to-Left language stylesheets


  • fixed flexbox layout issues appearing with the latest Safari 10.1 version
  • fixed horizontal scrolling issue on mobile devices when elements are hidden in theme options


  • fixed number of posts setting in Magazine widgets


  • fixed layout rendering issue in Magazine Grid widget


  • added template files for Magazine widgets to improve child theme compatibility
  • added transient caching for Magazine widgets to increase performance
  • added pluggable template functions for Magazine widgets
  • improved implementation of post meta settings for instant live preview in Customizer


  • added template files for Magazine widgets to improve child theme compatibility
  • improved transient caching of Magazine widgets for increased performance


  • added Magazine Homepage widgets to blog index
  • added centered layout in case no widgets were added to the sidebar
  • added fullwidth page template for blog posts
  • added centered page template for posts and static pages


  • added editor shortcuts and instant live preview for site title and tagline in Customizer
  • updated post pagination to use newer functions
  • improved implementation of post slider
  • changed demo links in Customizer and Theme Info


  • moved theme links to panel description in Customizer
  • updated Theme Info page


  • added Right-to-Left language support
  • changed implementation of Theme Links in Customizer


  • added readme.txt file
  • improved styling of navigation menus
  • added styling for mega menu plugin
  • updated tags in style.css


  • added setting to display tagline
  • added content-none.php template file
  • added post image template function
  • improved accessibility of navigation menus
  • improved code formatting with PHP Codesniffer


  • added support for selective refresh
  • updated custom logo styling and editor-style.css
  • improved styling of lists, tables and blockquotes


  • added support for custom logo feature
  • added version numbers to wp_enqueue_style and wp_enqueue_script functions
  • updated flexlider, html5shiv and Genericons
  • fixed three column post layout on search and archive pages


Initial Release