latest Update: 10/30/2012
What image sizes can I add to the galleries?
Depending on the image orientation you select, the images have to be the following size:
for landscape: 800×500 px
for portrait: 370×500 px
for square: 500×500 px
Can I upload custom sized images?
The theme only supports the three sizes mentioned above, to upload custom sizes, please consider adding some padding to the picture, check out our demo: http://tagdiv.com/theme/photoes4/category/photoes-galleries/cropped-photos/
Upload the theme folder (photoes) via FTP to your wp-content/themes folder.
You can also install the theme via WordPress admin. Go to the Appearance -> Themes panel, choose Install Themes, click Upload and choose the photoes.zip file.
Once you have uploaded the theme, you have to activate it in Appearance -> Themes panel.
If you have any troubles with the theme installation, try to read the WordPress documentation.
You can load our sample content into your new website, which will help you to learn how to do certain things with Photoes Theme. The sample content file resides in the 'sample content' folder. To load it into your WordPress installation you have to install the WordPress Importer plugin. You can do this by going to the Tools -> Import WordPress panel and clicking WordPress. Once you have this plugin installed, go again to the Tools -> Import panel, click WordPress, choose the sample content file and click Upload file and import.
Once you have imported the content file, you have to set some options which can't be imported into the WordPress. Go to the Appearance -> Menus panel, pick the Header from the Header Menu dropdown list and click Save Menu button.
The homepage is a simple page that has the following structure:
Seting the new created homepage as the wordpress index page
By default the Photoes Theme home page contains the latest blog posts. You must to set up a static page, under Front page select your homepage page, for more information please read the Creating a Static Front Page article in the official WordPress documentation.
To make a video gallery or if you want to put a video on a photo gallery, just make a new post like above and in body of the post just paste a youtube link.
Change the post format to video.
This theme is a fixed layout with two columns. The theme is based on bootstrap so it's compatible with the twitter bootstrap grid.
All the photoes css is located in photoes/css. Each section of the file is well documentated.
A main section is marked like this:
Name : Homepage template
File : page-home.css
A subsection is marked like this:
I've included the following psds with this theme:
I've used the following images, icons or other files as listed.
[slide caption="Commercial photography" url="category/commercial/"]http://path to image[/slide]
[slide caption="Art gallery" url="category/art/"]http://path to image[/slide]
[slide caption="Architecture photography" url="category/architecture/"]http://path to image[/slide]
See more details about this shortcode on the online doc.
plase visit the online documentation and demo for all the shortcodes: http://tagdiv.com/theme/photoes/alerts/