Admiral Documentation

Welcome to the Admiral theme documentation. These instructions briefly explain how to setup and configure all theme features.

Table of Contents

Theme Installation

Since it is the same procedure for every theme, this tutorial does not explain how to install the theme. If you need help with the theme installation, please see the Install WordPress themes tutorial.

Install PRO Version Plugin

Please be aware that the PRO Version of Admiral is an Add-on plugin for the Admiral theme. Therefore you have to install and activate the Admiral theme and install the Admiral Pro plugin in addition. You can learn how to install Plugins on the Install WordPress plugins tutorial.

Configure Theme Options

Admiral supports the awesome Theme Customizer. You can configure all theme settings on Appearance → Customize → Theme Options.

The Theme Options panel in the Customizer includes following sections:

  • General Settings
  • Header Spacing (only with PRO version)
  • Post Settings
  • Post Slider
  • Theme Colors (only with PRO version)
  • Theme Fonts (only with PRO version)
  • Footer Settings (only with PRO version)

admiral-theme-options

Set up WordPress Features

The theme supports several WordPress core features you know:

Set up Post Slideshow

If you’d like to display the post slideshow on your homepage like the demo website, please see our extra Post Slider tutorial:

Featured Post Slider Tutorial

Configure Magazine Homepage template

If you’d like to have a home page with the magazine-style layout like the demo website, please see our extra Magazine Homepage tutorial:

Magazine Homepage Tutorial

Setup and Configure Pro Version Features

The Pro Version of Admiral is an add-on plugin which you can purchase on the Admiral Pro page.

Install PRO Version Plugin

You can download Admiral Pro on our downloads page. If you need help to install the plugin please visit our Install WordPress plugins tutorial.

Custom Colors and Custom Fonts

You can customize the theme colors and fonts on Appearance → Customize → Theme Options → Theme Colors / Theme Fonts.

Footer Widgets

Admiral Pro adds a widgetized footer area. You can add your footer widgets on Appearance → Widgets.

Hide Credit Link

You can disable the credit link to themezee.com on Appearance → Customize → Theme Options → Footer Settings.

Theme Specifications

  1. The main content column width is 700.
  2. The Featured Images used on the Post Slideshow are 820x510.
  3. The Featured Images used on archives and single posts are 820x510.
  4. The Featured Images on the Magazine Posts Widgets are 560x320 (large), 280x160 (medium) and 120x80 (small).

All measurements in pixels.

 

Thank you so much for using the Admiral WordPress theme.