Review : Wintersong Pro by StudioPress is a truly great Genesis Blogging theme for WordPress which represents a best example of professional mobile responsive theme. The Wintersong child theme is not coming with any bells or whistles, what it is providing is lightweight clean blog structure with navigation header bar placed on the left side. Moreover it’s sticky design of sidebar panel gives you a chance to interact with readers properly. If you can access demo of this theme then you will figure-out that there is a wide possibility to insert author image, navigation menu links and social / custom widgets. The sidebar and other blog areas are easily customizable with Theme Options panel provided by Genesis Framework.
Some Remarkable Features of Wintersong Pro Child Theme :
The foundation of Wintersong Pro StudioPress is much more powerful than any average blog WordPress themes, thanks to Genesis 2.0 framework for injecting this power. To elaborate more on this topic I would say it has a responsive platform to work properly on tablet screens, mobile phones, laptop and any internet devices. This capability to work as a responsive website is really important for today and future as more and more people are shifting to handy devices for daily internet access. The theme has improved blog template design which creates same experience when it is browsed from Firefox, Chrome, Explorer or any other browser programs. The theme coded with HTML5 and new CSS3 coding will add more power to boost page loading speed and appealing visual improvement.
Layout and Plugins : The Wintersong Pro WordPress Theme is packed with single unique full-width layout style where left sidebar will work as a static navigation point and rest of the area is devoted to display contents only. StudioPress designers have provided options to customize sidebar, body and other areas so you can set a custom look for your blog. There are many bloggers who don’t love to use black and white color skins, hence for those people Genesis Framework provides options to choose plenty of color skins, background options, finest readable typography and much more.
Customization Options : There are lots of design editing options available in Wintersong Pro Genesis Theme like Logo upload option, Tag-line customization message (below logo). Also it has WP 3.0 based custom menus section so that you can hand pick best links, tags or categories to display on sidebar area. Normally bloggers would love to add popular categories links on menu-bar to enable readers to connect to different parent and child category pages. You can also add or edit menu-bar as many time as you want without any restriction. Search engines also look for the strong of navigation system and page loading speed in-order to device your ranking on SERP, and it is seriously taken care by the developers already.
Wintersong Theme Conclusion :
The Wintersong Pro WordPress theme also gives you some widget areas like After Entry Widget section, header right widget areas to display additional contents as required. The blog template design is also customizable to you can pick how many posts to display, color skins etc. It’s a theme that has no background textured (just plain white0, no fancy borders, no image loaded slider. All it has is sidebar with author image, menu section, social icons and just articles on the body area. The theme is good for bloggers who are putting more focus on contents rather than anything else.
Wintersong Pro Basic Features :
- Custom Header : Add image with WP uploader
- Fixed width to make exact look for site
- Custom WP menus : Add / Edit categories (Drag and Drop)
- All Theme Options : Admin area with option to change everything easily
- Simple Social icons : Plugin (Header right)
- Genesis eNews Extended widget : Showcase opt-in form below post
Child Theme + Genesis Frame-work : $99.95