Osmiumist WordPress Theme


Coder/Designer:Padd Solutions
Coder/Designer URL:http://www.paddsolutions.com/
Description:Osmiumist WordPress Theme is a flexible and highly customizable blog
theme. It has a stylish jQuery slider, with multiple transition options. The crisp typography, featured images option, Facebook like page and Twitter status options make this theme a choice for beginners and pro bloggers alike. Osmiumist is also tried and tested to work in a multisite environment. Osmiumist is WordPress MU compatible theme. This freemium WordPress theme is packed with a better framework and a robust admin options panel to accommodate the General Settings, Slideshow Settings, Page Tracker, Social Networking, Page Navigation and Custom Ads Settings. This theme has a clean and well-structured code for easy customization for your special needs and a .pot file which you can easily translate in your preferred languages with ease.
Theme Features:1. jQuery Slider
2. WordPress MU Compatible
3. Custom Font Integration
4. Featured Images
5. Facebook Like Box
6. Twitter Status Integration
7. Popular Posts
8. Spread the articles via Social bookmarks (TweetMeme, Delicious, Digg, Newsvine, RSS, Stumbleupon, Technorati, Twitter)
9. Separation of Comments and Trackbacks
10. SEO optimized
11. Automatic Thumbnail Resizer (without using a custom field)
12. Compatible with WordPress version 3.0+
13. RSS and Twitter subscription
14. Google Analytics code integration
15. Built-in Page Navigation
16. Advertisement Blocks Ready
17. Gravatar Enabled
Installation:1. Install osmiumist folder at /wp-content/themes/
2. Activate Osmiumist Theme 1.0 by Padd Solutions (Note: Don’t worry if it might look disoriented at first, you need to activate the required plugins to fully utilize the theme.)

Activate the Required Plugins:

Initial Settings:
  • Setting the DropDown Menus:
    1. Go to Appearance > Menus.
    2. Drag and drop the menus you want to appear in header navigation menu at the “Main Menu” box and hit “Save Menu” button.
    3. At the Theme Locations box, choose “Main Menu” from the dropdown choices and hit “Save”.
  • Regenerate Thumbnails (skip this step if you are on a fresh install):
    1. Tools > Regen. Thumbnails
    2. Click Regenerate All Thumbnails
    3. Wait for 100% to regenerate all thumbnails.

Customizing Osmiumist Theme:
  • Setting the post thumbnail:
    1. Go Post > All Posts > Choose the post to edit
    2. From the post section, find the “Featured Image” box found at the lower right most part of the screen
    3. Set Featured Image
    4. Publish / Update Post
  • Setting the Slideshow:
    1. Go Appearance > Osmiumist Options > Slideshow
    2. Designated Slideshow Category – choose the category from the dropdown options
    3. Select the number of slides, effect, duration and scroll speed
    4. Save Settings.
  • Setting the Featured Images Category (footer section):
    1. Go Appearance > Osmiumist Options > General
    2. Designated Featured Page – choose the page from the dropdown options
    3. Designated Featured Images Category – choose the category from the dropdown options
    4. Save Settings.

  • WordPress 3.0+
  • Host server with PHP5+
Compatible:Mozilla FirefoxGoogle ChromeSafariOperaInternet Explorer
Tags:2 Column, 3 column footer, Ads Ready, Custom Menu, Featured Content, Fixed Width, Grey, Magazine, Page Navigation, SEO Optimized, Slider, Social Bookmark, Theme Options, Threaded Comments, Twitter Ready, White, Widget Ready, wordpress

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