Themetick

Theme Installation

1. The Easy Installation

This method does not always work perfectly and we recommend the Traditional Install. If you really want to do install on the Easy way follow next steps…

  1. After purchasing and downloading an Themetick theme, in your blog administration panel navigate to Appearance > Add New Themes within the WordPress admin.
  2. Choose the Upload option from the top of the page.
  3. Select the .zip file of the downloaded Themetick Theme (Themetick_theme > WP > Themetick.zip) and click Install Now.
  4. Navigate to Appearance > Themes and activate the theme.
  5. You’re done!

 

2. The Traditional Install

There’s a little more time and work involved installing a WordPress theme the traditional way but don’t be scared. Please follow next steps…

  1. Download and unzip the Themetick theme, if you haven’t already.
  2. Next you will need an FTP program such as Total Commander, Transmit or Filezilla.
  3. Login to your host server using the FTP software.
  4. Unzip (Themetick_theme > WP > Themetick.zip) and upload the theme folder in to the /wp-content/themes/ directory.
  5. Navigate to Appearance > Themes and activate the theme.
  6. You’re done!

 

First steps after theme activation

  1. Go to Settings > Permalinks, select “Post name” and save settings
  2. Create Pages with matching template of the custom panel you wish to use, speakers, program, gallery, sponsors

 

Themetick custom panels

Themetick contains six custom panels you will be using with setting up your theme

- Slides
- Speakers
- Program
- Gallery
- Partners
- Themetick Panel that contains five more tabs

- General Options
- Home Page
- Colors
- Social
- Contact

 

Slides

If you choose to use slider on home page you will need to add posts you wish to show in slider.

To add slides you need to do few simple steps:

In Slides panel go to Add New

  1. Add Slide title
  2. Add Slide text
  3. Set Featured Image
  4. Add Video link (add link if you wish to show video instead of image on slider)
  5. Publish Post

 

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Speakers

In this panel you can add speakers that will be attending your event

First you will need to create categories for speakers in Speakers > Speakers Categories

Adding new speakers:

In Speakers Panel go to Add New

  1. Enter speaker name
  2. Enter text for body
  3. Enter speaker job position
  4. Enter speaker Twitter account
  5. Enter speaker Facebook account
  6. Enter speaker LinkedIn account
  7. Enter speaker Google+ account
  8. Enter speaker e-mail
  9. Enter speaker website url
  10. Select the category of the speaker
  11. Add speaker image
  12. Publish

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Program

You can create events schedule using Program panel

First you will need to create categories for program in Program > Program Categories

Creating new program item:

In Program panel go to Add New

  1. Enter program item title
  2. Enter program item body text
  3. Enter the start time of program item
  4. Select the category of program item
  5. Publish

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Program is arranged by time of posting.
Categories are sorted in ascending order, so the latest created category will be first on page.
Program items are sorted in descending order, oldest post in category will be shown first

 

Partners

In this section you can add partners that will be displayed on partners page or in horizontal slider

First you will need to create categories for Partners in Partners > Partners Categories

Adding partners:

In Partners panel go to Add New

  1. Enter Partner name
  2. Add partner website url
  3. Add partner logo
  4. Select partner category
  5. Click Publish

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Gallery

In this panel you can create posts that will be shown on gallery page

First you will need to create categories for Gallery in Gallery > Gallery Categories

Adding gallery items:

In Gallery panel go to Add New

  1. Enter Image title
  2. Add featured image
  3. Select category
  4. Click Publish

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Themetick Panel

General Options

In General options you can:

  1. Change header logo
  2. Change footer logo
  3. Change favicon
  4. Enter google analytics code
  5. Enable/Disable custom sidebars
  6. Enable/Disable footer widgets
  7. Change footer copyright text

 

When finished click on Update Settings on bottom of the page

 

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Home Page

In Home Page Tab you can:

1. Enable disable slider

2. Set slider delay and

3. Slider animation time

4. Select content for home page

 

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5. Enable call to action section

6. Insert Title for Call To Action part of Home Page.

7. Insert Undertitle for Call To Action part of Home Page

8. Insert Text for Button in Call To Action part of Home Page

9. Insert Url for Button in Call To Action part of Home Page

10. Date of the event

11. Time of event - Hour

12. Time of event - Minutes

 

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13. Choose Category for Home page Program section

14. Choose Category for Home page Speakers section

15. Speakers on home page

16. Program on home page

17. Use Partners Horizontal Slider

18. Choose what Partner posts to show in horizontal slider

19. Number of posts in slider

When finished click on Update Settings on bottom of the page

 

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Colors

In Colors Tab you can change looks and color of your site

There is large number of color you can change. You can:

1. Upload image for background

2. Select background image position

3. Select repeat style for background image

4. Select whether the background image will be fixed od scroll

5. Set background color

6. Set link color

7. Set color for link hover

8. Set color for titles and headings

9. Set paragraph color

10. Set call to action title color

11. Set call to action undertitle color

12. Set choose button color

When finished click on Update Settings on bottom of the page

 

 

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Social

In Social tab you can enter usernames for your social networks.

You can add:

1. Enable RSS

2. RSS Feed URL

3. Google Plus account

4. Facebook account

5. Twitter account

6. LinkedIn Account

7. Consumer key

8. Consumer secret

9. Access token

10. Access Token Secret

When finished click on Update Settings on bottom of the page

 

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Contact

In this tab you can change setting for your contact page

1. Enter E-mail subject for mails sent from your site form

2. Enter error message if name is not entered in contact form

3. Enter error message if e-mail is not entered in contact form

4. Enter error message if message text is not entered in contact form

5. Enter notification text for successfully sent message

7. Error on unsuccessful e-mail

8. Enter google x coordinate

9. Enter google y coordinate

10. Change google map zoom factor

11. Insert Marker Title

12. Select google map type you want to be on your contact page

When finished click on Update Settings on bottom of the page

 

 

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Slider in Single Post

In this theme you can add slider to the single post.

When creating post you will see Slider field on bottom of the page where you can:

1. Upload image you wish to use

2. Add new field to add more images

3. Remove field

Note: In order for slider to work you can’t assign video or featured image to post

 

 

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Newsletter Setup

Themetick comes with custom newsletter widget that you can use in your sidebar or footer.

To add and settup your newsletter widget follow this steps:

1. In your admin panel go to Appearance > Widgets
2. Drag Themetick – Newsletter widget to desired footer or sidebar space

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3. Enter Widget Title
4. Enter Widget Text
5. Choose witch service you want to use, Mailchimp or Sendloop
6. Enter Mailchimp API key (leave empty if you have chosen sendloop)
7. Enter MailChimp API List (leave empty if you have chosen sendloop)
8. Enter Sendloop Username (leave empty if you have chosen mailchimp)
9. Sendloop List ID (leave empty if you have chosen mailchimp)

 

 

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Shortcodes

While writing a page or post, you can add shortcodes from the menu above text editor:

1. Select Headings

2. List

3. Quote Text

4. Create Link

5. Add Buttons/Colums

 

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