Management and configuration instructions for the Airin Blog theme

Management and configuration instructions for the Airin Blog theme

Content:

Installing and activating the theme

License key activation

Installing and activating the necessary plugins

Importing demo data

Theme Settings

Reset Theme Settings

Separate sidebar orientation for posts and pages

Additional settings and features

Hooks

Child theme

Support

Installing and activating the theme

  1. In the WordPress control panel, go to the “Appearance” section, then to the “Themes” section
  2. At the top, click on the “Add New Theme” button, then “Upload Theme”
  3. Select the “.zip” file containing the theme and click “Install Now”
  4. Click “Activate Theme”

License key activation (only for premium)

After activation, the theme (Airin Blog Premium), will open a window for entering the activation key. But if this does not happen, use these instructions.

  1. In the WordPress control panel, go to the “Appearance” section, then to the “Pro Airin Blog ” and “Account” section
  2. On the page that opens, enter the personal key you received in the “License Key” field

If the section does not open, you may have used the “Activate Free Version” setting while you were in the premium version of the theme.

To return the theme state to the premium version:

  1. Go to the “Appearance” section, then to the “Themes” and select a theme by clicking “Theme Information”
  2. In the lower right corner, click the “Opt-in” button
  3. You will then be redirected to enter your license key

Installing and activating the necessary plugins

  1. In the WordPress control panel, go to the “Appearance” section, then to the “Install Plugins” section
  2. Install and activate the necessary plugins using the “Install” and “Activate” buttons

List and description of plugins:

  • DMCWebZone Apps Functions – Adds additional functionality – More details
  • DMCWebZone Social Links Pack for Airin – Enhances social links – More details
  • One Click Demo Import – Allows you to import demo data – More details
  • Force Regenerate Thumbnails – Recreates your old images to fit the parameters of the new theme – Plugin page

Importing demo data (only for premium)

  • To import demo data, install and activate the plugin “One Click Demo Import” using the instructions written above
  • In the WordPress control panel, go to the “Appearance” section, then to the “Import Demo Data” section
  • Select your preferred theme and design version

Any difficulties? Read more – Import in one click full demo versions of sites

Theme Settings

Most of the theme settings are located in the WordPress visual editor

  1. In the WordPress control panel, go to the “Appearance” section, then to the “Customize” section
  2. Select the required section to customize the appearance of your site

Sections and settings are well structured. You can easily navigate the location of the necessary functionality. We also added additional markers to the visual editor to quickly navigate to the required settings section.

Reset theme settings and apply presets

If you have a premium version:

  1. In the WordPress control panel, go to the “Appearance” section, then to the “Customize” section
  2. Select the “Reset theme settings | Apply presets” section
  3. Activate the warning checkbox
  4. Select a reset option (without settings or with settings) and click “Apply”

Here you can experiment. Select the necessary presets to familiarize yourself with the possibilities, or reduce the time it takes to customize the theme. Resetting theme settings takes about 5 seconds.

More information – How to reset theme settings (WordPress)

If you have a free version – Read: How to reset settings in a free theme

Separate sidebar orientation for posts and pages

We have made separate templates for the pages and posts, with their own sidebar orientation.

To use this:

  1. Open or create a new page (or post).
  2. On the right side of the screen, in the “Template” section, select the required template.
  3. After saving, the page will have the appropriate sidebar orientation.

Additional settings and features

We have added some technical settings on a separate page

  1. In the WordPress control panel, go to the “Appearance” section, then to the “Pro Airin Blog” section
  2. Select the required tab to display the settings

Hooks

Our templates have lots of hooks implemented. With these hooks, you can add your content (advertising banners, announcements, text, design elements) to predefined places.

If you have a premium version, just use the prepared windows to insert your content

  1. Go to the Appearance section, then Pro (theme section), and open the Codes (Hooks theme) tab
  2. Paste your content into the desired window and click “save”

If you the free version or want to use hooks directly, use – List of hooks for the Airin Blog theme

Child theme

We have prepared for you – Child Airin Blog theme

A child theme is required to properly modify the code in the Airin Blog theme.

If you make changes to the main theme, all your changes will be overwritten after the update. To avoid losing your edits, you need to make changes in the child theme.

How to enable a child theme:

  1. Download the child theme – (for free DOWNLOAD), (for premium DOWNLOAD)
  2. Install a theme – Don’t know how? Read – How to install a WordPress theme
  3. Activate the theme

All functionality and settings of the mother theme will continue to work, and all your changes made to the code of the child theme will not be overwritten after updates.

Support

If you find errors:

  • Technical issues
  • Errors in translation
  • Logical description errors

Let us know!

  1. Go to page – Support
  2. Click “Open Ticket”
  3. Register if necessary
  4. Open a ticket and fill out the required fields
  5. If necessary, provide your URL address and upload a screenshot
  6. Click the “Create Ticket” button and your ticket will be created

If, when registering or filling out a ticket, you indicate your email address to which you placed the order. Your question will be considered as a priority.