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Introduction

Thank you for buying our WordPress Theme. The complete procedure to configure and manage a WordPress Website from the beginning is shown in this documentation in different portions.

What is WordPress CMS?

WordPress is an open source tool which is based on PHP and MySQL to create websites. It is a completely free content management system(CMS) and a strong blogging platform. With this CMS, you can develop websites and solid online apps. You hardly require any knowledge or technical capability to manage it. WordPress has become the most accepted website development software available because of it’s varied aspects like it’s easy usage and flexibility. Learn More

What is a Wordpress Template?

A WordPress template acts as a skin for the websites which are created on WordPress CMS. The installation of a WordPress Template is very easy. With the help of an installed new template, you can change the look of your WordPress website very easily. All the requisite source files are provided with a WordPress template and you can freely go for editing and increasing it the way you want.

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File Structure

The template package you have downloaded consists of several folders. Let's see what each folder contains:

    Screenshots -contains template screenshot. Not for production.
  • theme -contains wordpress theme files
  • "jbt-lawyer-pro.zip" -this folder contains all the necessary files for the theme.
  • "license.txt" -contains license details
  • "readme.txt" -contain information about theme images path, font use and usage script

Template Installation

Template installation is very easy process.

All installation steps can be done within WordPress interface. It makes process comfortable and fast.

The installation process can be done in two ways

1-Install a theme using wordpress admin

First thing you need to do is to login to your WordPress admin area. Next, click on

1.Go to the menu Appearance > Themes

2. Once you are on the themes page, click on the Add New button at the top.

3. Click on upload theme button.

4. Click on Browse Button then select your jbt-lawyer-pro.zip theme and click on install now button.


5. WordPress will now install your theme and show you a success message along with the link to activate or live preview.

Congratulations!! Your theme have been successfully installed

2-Install a Theme using FTP

Your second installation option is to upload the theme via FTP. For this method first log into your site via FTP and browse to your folder located at wp-content/themes. Unzip the theme file you downloaded and upload only the extracted Total folder to your server.

Next log into your WordPress site and navigate to Appearance >> Themes to activate Total.

Section Color/Font Pallette

Color/Font is very easy process. We have given these options in all sections of customizer. It is a complete image to show you about color and font pallete. At a single glance of click you can set the color and fonts of the Headings, Paragraph and Buttons

Every individual section have an option to set the color pallete for Headings, Title/Text, Paragraph, Button Text and Button Background depending upon the number of option that are available in that respective section

Default Color/Font settings


Theme Setup

Once you view your site after activating the theme, You will see the index page with the latest post. Now you will need to setup the home page template to show all the demo section on your front page.

Setup Home Page Template

Follow these instructions to setup Home page.

  • 1. Create Page to set template: Go to Dashboard >> Pages >> Add New Page.

    Label it "home" or anything as you wish. Then select template "home-page" from template dropdown.

  • 2. Set the front page: Go to Setting -> Reading --> Set the front page display static page to home page
  • Once you are done with this, you can see all the demo content on front page.


Setup Header Section

In order to proceed with Header,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >>Header Settings

Refer below screenshots inorder to set up header.

Follow these instruction to further set up header.

  • Header Contact Details Color : Here,you can set the text color of contact details.
  • Header Contact Details Font Family: Here,you can set the font family of contact details.
  • Header Contact Icon Color: Here, you can set the Icon color of Contact Icon.
  • Header Background Color: Here, you can set background color of header.
  • Menu Bar Background Color: Here, you can set background color of menu bar.
  • Header Menu Item Color: Here, you can set color of menu items i.e Home, About, Contact,etc.
  • Header Menu Item Fonts: Here, you can set font family of menu items i.e Home, About, Contact,etc.

Setup Slider

In order to proceed with slider.s

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >>Slider Settings

  • Do you want this section: Here, Enable and Disable options are provided so that if you don't want this section, you can disable it here and if you want this section, just let that be enabled.
  • Slider Image1: Here, you can set the 1st Slider Image to be displaye on slider. Likewise, there is option to set slider Image2, slider Image3 and so on depending on no. of slides that you want to show.
  • Slide Heading Title1: Here, you can set the title for slider1.
  • Slide Text1: Here, you can set the text to be displayed on slider1. Likewise, there are options provided to enter the text for Slide2, Slide3 and so on.
  • Slider Button Text1: Here, you can enter the text which you want to show on button of Slider1.Likewise, there will be options provided to enter text for button on slider1, slider2, and so on.
  • Button URL1: Here, you can enter the url for button on slider1. Likewise, you can set urls for button on slider2, slider3 and so on.

Setup Free Consulation

In order to proceed with Free Consultation section,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Free Consultation.

Refer the screenshots below to further setup this section :

  • Do you want this section:Here, Enable and Disable options are provided so that if you don't want this section, you can disable it here and if you want this section, just let that be enabled.
  • Background Color: Here, you can set the background color of this section .
  • Background Image: Instead of background color, if you want to set background image for this section, you can set it here.
  • Button Text Color: Here, you can set the text color of text which will be displayed on button.
  • Button Background Color: Here, you can set the the background color of button.
  • Button Text Fonts: Here, you can set the the font family of button text.

Setup Welcome Section

In order to proceed with Welcome Section,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Welcome

Refer below screenshots in order to set up this section :


Setup Our Services

In order to proceed with Our Services section, firstly, you need to add services. Click here to add services.

In order to further set up Our Services Section.

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Our Services

Refer screenshots below to further set up this section:


Setup Practice Area Section

In order to proceed with Practice Area Section,

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Practice Area

As, you can see in screenshot above, there is same image and text options provided for tab2 and tab3.

Set up Contact Form Section.

In order to set up this section, you need to follow some important steps.

Refer below screenshot in order to setup Contact Form Section

Go to Dashboard >> Contact >> Add New

Once you add and save contact form, it will generate an contact from shortcode. Refer below screenshot for better understanding.

  • You need to copy this shortcode here, as shown in screenshot above.
  • Refer below screenshot in order to further set up this section.


    Setup How it works Section

    In order to proceed with How it works section,

    Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> How it works.


    Setup Our Attorneys

    In order to proceed with Our Attorneys Section, firstly, you need to add Attorneys. Click here to add Attorneys.

    In order to further proceed with Our Attorneys,

    Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Our Attorneys.

    Follow these instructions in order to set up this section.

    • Do you want this section : Here, Enable and Disable options are provided so that if you don't want this section, you can disable it here and if you want this section, just let that be enabled.
    • Background Color:This option allows you to set background color of this section.
    • Background Image:Instead of setting background color, if you want to set background image, you can set it with the help of this option.
    • Section Title: With this option, you can set the title of this section. For example, Our Attorneys is the title of this section as you can see in screenshot.

    Set up Key to Success

    In order to proceed with key to success section.

    Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Key to Success .

    Refer screenshots below in order to further set up this section:


    Set up Our Testimonial

    In order to proceed with Testimonials section, firstly, you need to add testimonials. Click here to add testimonials.

    In order to further proceed with Testimonial Section.

    Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Testimonial .

    You need to activate plugin in order to set up this section.


    Setup Our Clients

    In order to proceed with Our Clients Section,

    Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Our Clients .


    Set up Latest Post



    In order to proceed with Latest Post,

    You need to follow some initial important steps.

    You need to create post. In order to create post, go to Admin Dashboard >> Post >> Add New.

    Add title and set its featured image and assign its category.

    Follow same steps to create every post.

    In order to further proceed with Latest Post,

    Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Latest Post.

    Refer below screenshots in order to set up this section.

    • Number of Latest Post to show:You can set no. of latest post that you want to show here.
    • Select Category from here: You can select category which you have created. You need to select category in order to display latest post.

    Setup Newsletter



    In order to proceed with Newsletter,

    Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Newsletter.

    Refer below screenshot to further set up this section.


    Set up FAQ

    In order to proceed with Our FAQ Section, firstly, you need to add FAQs. Click here to add FAQs.

    In order to further setup FAQ Section,

    Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> FAQ.

    Follow these instructions to set up FAQ Section.

    • Do you want this section:Here, Enable and Disable options are provided so that if you don't want this section, you can disable it here and if you want this section, just let that be enabled.
    • Background Color: Here, you can set background color for this section.
    • Background Image: Here, you can set background image for this section.



    Set up Lawyer Post Type Plugin

    Plugins are ways to extend and add to the functionality that already exists in WordPress.
    1. First, you need to download the plugin from the source (which will be a zip file (lawyer-post-type.zip)). Next, you need to go to WordPress admin area and visit Plugins » Add New page.
    2. After that, click on the Upload Plugin button on top of the page.
    3. This will bring you to the plugin upload page. Here you need to click on the choose file button and select the plugin file you downloaded earlier to your computer.
    4. After you have selected the file, you need to click on the install now button.
    5. WordPress will now upload the plugin file from your computer and install it for you. You will see a success message like this after installation is finished.
    6. Once installed, you need to click on the Activate Plugin link to start using the plugin.

    Plugin Configuration

    Once you activate the plugin, it will create three register posttype namely: Services, Attorney, Testimonials and FAQ on the Dashboard. This plugin will help you to setup Services, Attorney, Testimonials and FAQ Sections.

    1. Services

    In order to showcase Our Services on home page.

    Go to Dashboard >> Services >> Add New

    It will appear like this on your front page.

    In order to proceed with Our Services,

    Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Our Services.

    Refer screenshots below to further set up this section:


    Set up Contact Form Section.

    In order to set up this section, you need to follow some important steps.

    Refer below screenshot in order to setup Contact Form Section

    Go to Dashboard >> Contact >> Add New

    Once you add and save contact form, it will generate an contact from shortcode. Refer below screenshot for better understanding.

  • You need to copy this shortcode here, as shown in screenshot above.
  • Refer below screenshot in order to further set up this section.


    2. Attorney

    In order to showcase Attorney on home page.

    Go to Dashboard >> Attorney >> Add New

    It will appear like this on your front page.

    In order to proceed with Our Attorneys,

    Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Our Attorneys.

    Follow these instructions in order to set up this section.

    • Do you want this section : Here, Enable and Disable options are provided so that if you don't want this section, you can disable it here and if you want this section, just let that be enabled.
    • Background Color:This option allows you to set background color of this section.
    • Background Image:Instead of setting background color, if you want to set background image, you can set it with the help of this option.
    • Section Title: With this option, you can set the title of this section. For example, Our Attorneys is the title of this section as you can see in screenshot.

    3. Testimonials

    In order to showcase Testimonials on home page.

    Go to Dashboard >> Testimonials >> Add New

    Add the Designation and Image of Testimonial. It will appear like this on your front page.

    In order to proceed with Testimonial Section.

    Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> Testimonial .


    4. FAQ

    In order to showcase FAQ Section on home page.

    Go to Dashboard >> FAQ >> Add New

    It will appear like this on your front page.

    In order to proceed with FAQ,

    Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Settings >> FAQ.

    Follow these instructions in order to set up this section.

    • Do you want this section : Here, Enable and Disable options are provided so that if you don't want this section, you can disable it here and if you want this section, just let that be enabled.
    • Background Color:This option allows you to set background color of this section.
    • Background Image:Instead of setting background color, if you want to set background image, you can set it with the help of this option.
    • Section Title: With this option, you can set the title of this section. For example, Our Attroneys is the title of this section as you can see in screenshot.

    Page Templates and sidebars

    Page Templates

    • Default Template (the default page template with a right sidebar position)
    • About Template (the default About template with no sidebar position)
    • Page (Left Sidebar) (a page templates with left sidebar position)
    • Page (Right Sidebar) (a page template with right sidebar position)
    • Blog (Full Width) (a blog templates with one column without sidebar)
    • Blog (Left Sidebar) (a blog templates with left sidebar position)
    • Blog (Right Sidebar) (a blog template with right sidebar position)
    • Contact Template (the default Contact template with no sidebar position)

    Post, Categories and Post Formats


    Adding category

    Review the following article for more information on adding categories: http://codex.wordpress.org/Manage_Categories_SubPanel

    1. Log into your WordPress Administration Panel (Dashboard).
    2. Click the Posts tab.
    3. With that done, click Categories for blog posts.
    4. Type in the name of your new category.
    5. After that, click the Add New Category button.
    Click the Publish button.

    Creating a Blog post

    1. Log into your WordPress Administration Panel (Dashboard).
    2. Click the Posts tab.
    3. Click the Add New tab.
    4. Type in your post content. For more information on adding posts, please check the following link http://codex.wordpress.org/Posts_Add_New_SubPanel.

    Shortcodes


    A shortcode is a powerful content building tool http://codex.wordpress.org/Shortcode. Shortcodes are easy to use. First of all, make sure that the editing mode is set to Visual.

    Check the list of shortcodes that are available with the Theme:

    Fetch All the FAQs: [list-faq]]

    Fetch All the Services: [list-services]

    Fetch All the Testimonials: [testimonials]

    Fetch All the Attorneys: [attorney]


    Custom Widgets



    Additional Theme Addons


     How to Setup Additional Theme Addons

    1. First, you need to download the plugin from the source (which will be a zip file (title-banner-image.zip)). Next, you need to go to WordPress admin area and visit Plugins » Add New page.
    2. After that, click on the Upload Plugin button on top of the page.
    3. This will bring you to the plugin upload page. Here you need to click on the choose file button and select the plugin file you downloaded earlier to your computer.
    4. After you have selected the file, you need to click on the install now button.
    5. WordPress will now upload the plugin file from your computer and install it for you. You will see a success message like this after installation is finished.
    6. Once installed, you need to click on the Activate Plugin link to start using the plugin.

    Title-Banner-Image

    Once you activate this plugins you will find the below option inside each and every page,post,registered posts etc.

    1. First, you need to choose the banner image that you would like to set on your post/page.
    2. On uploading any file, by default, the title will appear over the banner image.
    3. With the help of this plugin, you can hide the title if you do not want to display it on the banner simply by checking "Hide Title above banner" option.
    4. You can even show the title below the banner image by checking "Show Title below banner" option.
    5. When none of the options is selected and no file is chosen, then the title will be displayed in the default manner.