Bloom is just a best versatile genesis WordPress child theme from Restored 316. It is made for various purpose mind, so you can try it to start online store, blog, business portal or whatever comes in your way. This theme has been coded with light weight design where content loading speed is main focus. As a result, search engines will give you more benefits, and visitors can also browse many pages in little time. This is a feminine WordPress theme for any women bloggers and business individuals wanting to create clean and gorgeous website.
Bloom Theme Restored 316 : Feature Details
Navigation Menus When you add a perfect navigation system then your website becomes more powerful. This theme offers you 2 navigation menu options so you can add custom links on header and footer areas. The menu options page enables you to create custom menus by adding desired links. Just drag and drop links for pages and categories and that’s it. Once you are done making menus then you can assign them to the Primary and Secondary navigation.
Header Features : The navigation bar is one part of header that is displayed on bottom. If you want to display menu on the right of logo then you have to place custom menu widget on the Header Right widget area. The header shows logo and tag-line in the middle in default mode. It has Top left and Top right widget blocks where you can choose to add any widgets like Search box, Social links etc.
Slideshow : Bloom WordPress has offers a homepage slider which can be setup using “Soliloquy Lite plugin”, as shown in demo. This is advanced slides-show management plugin which offers many options. Hence, you can set slider speed, transition style, size, automatic scrolling mode and much more. Administrator can just pick any posts, pages, images and important stuff for this section. And visitors can easily view all your latest offers, services and important news in beautiful way.
Other Details : Genesis WordPress Child Theme
Custom Options : The theme needs Genesis Framework which is developed by StudioPress. You have to install this framework is compulsory to use Bloom child theme. And good thing is that, this framework has many custom settings and advanced features. so you are going to get freedom to choose any layout, logo, color style and more. The WordPress customizer is integrated with all advanced options so you have got one place to manage whole website.
When you load customizer, it shows list of options and box to display live preview for chances. Hence, you are not going to need any plugins or coding skill to change colors, background, fonts or anything. The customizer let’s you work with homepage widgets, layouts, navigation bar, header and everything from one place. It shows preview of chances so you can save them or discard with single click.
WooCommerce : This versatile WordPress theme needs no extra money to start online shop. Just install WooCommerce and you will have everything that needs to create and run online shop. This plugin has all eCommerce features for product listing, shop page, custom widgets, shopping cart, check-out page, payment gateway options and more. It allows you to display product with all details and related posts. Visitors can view all items from shop page which has grid type layout and sorting options.
Homepage Setup Details : Feminine Theme
The homepage has Top, Middle and Bottom widget blocks. So you are going to need to use any widgets and Genesis Content widgets to develop homepage just like demo. Restored 316 has offered flexibility to mange frontpage and all other areas. So Bloom WordPress Theme can be ideal to display all best products, services, custom posts, and pages on homepage area.
If you start shop using WooCommerce then you will get a custom widget to display latest products. Same way, you are getting other genesis content widgets to display “Custom posts and Pages. The above screen-shot will give you more idea on how you can manage all homepage sections. Custom widgets will allow you to choose categories, total posts, title, image size and other stuff. So you can display contents in exactly same way as desired.
As we are going to conclude this review, you should know that Bloom has custom templates for all purpose. The page templates list includes Category Index Page, Blog Page, Columns page, Landing template and many more. The page allows you to choose between any of these 3 layouts : Full-Width, Left sidebar, Right sidebar. The footer covers widget areas so it is ideal place to add social links, email subscribe box and more.
This responsive WordPress theme is made for versatile layouts. So you can try it browsing from any screen types using tablet, mobiles or any devices. I recommend this theme to any one searching for SEO ready and modern WordPress theme.
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