Two new plugins are addedi you will see a notice at the top to install them:
Feel free to disable these plugins if you don’t need them anymore, especially Simple Share:
- Custom Featured Post Widget
- Genesis Featured Page Advanced
- Genesis Responsive Slider
- Genesis Simple Share
In Appearance > Menus, select a menu from the drop down or create a new one:
To add it to the left side of the header, select Left Navigation Menu from the display location options.
To add it to the right side of the header, select Right Navigation Menu from the display location options.
Both the left and right navigation menus will be merged into one and displayed in the off screen sidebar on mobile.
Footer Menu 1
To add it to the black footer area, edit the Navigation Menu widget in Appearance > Widgets > Footer 2:
Footer Menu 2
To add it to the footer of the page, select Footer Navigation Menu from the display location options.
In Appearance > Widgets, you’ll find a widget area for each menu tab:
Add Genesis – Featured Posts, to the area you want with these settings:
Single Featured Post
In Appearance > Widgets > Homepage 1, add a Text widget with this shortcode inside:
Replace ID with your post id. Get the post’s ID from the address bar after “post=”:
In Appearance > Widgets > Homepage 3 – Left Column, Add an Image widget an upload a photo of any size you prefer:
Make sure to edit the image and select the full size:
In Appearance > Widgets > Homepage 3 – Right Column, add three Text widgets.
The first one should have content that’s similar to this, with the title in bold + italic, signature in italic and a link for the button:
The second one with content that’s similar to this, the titles in bold and answers in normal text:
The last one should only have the Instagram shortcode:
Shop My faves
In Appearance > Widgets > Homepage 4, edit the widgets to change the content.
Edit the widget title to change the shop my faves section title:
Use this widget to upload the two images with text and an optional title:
The products widget returns a selection recent or featured products, mark products with a star to make them featured:
This widget is used to add a link for the button leading to the shop page:
Edit the category you want to add an image to in Posts > Categories, click to upload an image and use the Archive Intro Text to add a short description:
In Appearance > Widgets > Homepage 5, Add a Text widget with this shortcode inside:
Replace category-slug1,category-slug2,category-slug3 with the correct category slugs, get the slugs from Posts > Categories:
In Appearance > Widgets > Footer Area, you can add the footer signup widget:
In Appearance > Widgets > Homepage 2, you can add the homepage signup widget:
In Appearance > Widgets > Footer 1, Add an Image and Text widgets, upload a square image image if possible:
In Appearance > Widgets > Footer 2, Add a Custom HTML widget for the footer social media icons and a Navigation Menu widget:
Category Pages Widgets
In Appearance > Widgets > Categories Pages, Add a Popular Posts widget with these settings:
Create a new page and select Links from templates in Page Attributes:
save, refresh the page and scroll down to the bottom to find the page settings.
Click Add another button to add more buttons:
Change the posts list title, number of posts or disable the section:
Create a new page and select About from templates in Page Attributes, refresh and scroll down to the bottom to find the page settings.
To make certain parts of the title italic, add these tags around the words like this:
Open the first section to upload the first (minimum of 875px in width) and second images (minimum of 625px in width) with short texts:
Open the second section to upload an image with short text, select the number of posts to show and add an optional button or keep the button title field empty:
Open the third section to change the featured section title and change how many posts to show:
Open the last section to upload the last images of any size with optional texts:
Categories List Page
Create a new page and select Categories from templates in Page Attributes. Refresh and scroll down to the bottom for new settings.
Edit the category you want to add an image to in Posts > Categories, click to upload an image and use the Archive Intro Text to add a short description.
Edit the categories page and at the bottom, select the number of categories you want to show before the load more button, change the button title, and select all the categories you want to display on the page:
To add a menu at the top of the shop page, select Shop Navigation Menu from the display location options and add your product categories:
Edit a product’s attributes and select brand from the drop down, in the brand field select the brand you need:
To add more brand names to the list, click configure terms in Products > Attributes:
Contact page remained the same as before, most changes were in the code.
In the post editor, you’ll find new settings added at the bottom to upload a second landscape featured image and an optional shop widget:
Sticky Social Media
Add a Custom HTML widget to Appearance > Widgets > Sticky Social Media and paste the social media code: