Punte Documentation


Punte is Multi-Purpose feature rich WordPress theme for newspaper, magazine, corporate, business and general blogging website. This template was created to help you in creating a fully customizable site with the help of easy to use option panel. We added incredible features for a high-quality browsing experience from all types of devices.

Requirements for Punte

In this section we will present the recommended configuration under which the theme would work perfectly. Those are not absolute values, the theme performance depends on many factors like the host performance, server configuration and the number of visitors.
Server requirements

For optimal performance the server requires some settings to be made, the optimizations include:

Hosting requirements

If WordPress performs fine on your host, the theme should too. Next we will present you a list of common hosts and the traffic you can expect to host on them.

Please note that the numbers quoted here do not represent a guarantee, hosting performance is depended on your WordPress configuration, plugin configuration and general OS configuration. All numbers assume that you use a caching plugin like wp super cache. Also a CDN solution like Cloud Flare should help a lot.

Godaddy or other cheap shared hosting:

Budget VPS

High performance VPS

Dedicated server

Install via WordPress Interface

You can install the theme in two ways: through WordPress or via FTP.

The Punte WordPress Theme installable file is Punte.zip. Please see the follow the following steps to install the theme via wordpress interface

Install via FTP

Demos: Introduction

Developing a fully functional beautiful template but using its components to create a well designed and attractive site layout is yet challenging and exciting. Punte comes with the 10+ prebuilt in demos to avoid such hassle amongst the users. Now you may choose any demo as per your requirement from the built-in demo installation option.

Dummy contents are used in the demos. These contents can later be changed with one of your own.

Step by Step Demo Installation Process

Enabling Nice Scroll

Nice Scroll let's you replace the browser's default scrollbar with a Fancy Scrollbar. To configure the nice scroll for your site follow these Steps:

Enabling BreadCrumb

A “breadcrumb” (or “breadcrumb trail”) is a type of secondary navigation scheme that reveals the user's location in a website. To configure the breadcrumb for the sit follow these steps:

Enabling Scroll to Top

Scroll to Top option enables a button within a site clicking which you can scroll to the top of the site. To enable the Scroll to Top option follow these steps:

Disabling Custom Post Types

The theme has inbuilt Three custom Post types - Portfolio, Testimonial & Team. These Post types might come in handy for some specific type of sites. For e.g If you were to develop a simple portfolio website where you wish to display your works and skills then having Portfolio Post Type Enabled will provide you further option to display them systematically. In case you don't wish to use these Post Types in your site you may disable them by following these steps:

Configuring Template Color

Template Color defines the color scheme for your whole site. To configure the Template Color for your site follow these steps :

Configuring Anchor Link Color

The template allows you to define the color for the anchor links within the site too. To configure the Anchor Link color for your site, Follow these steps:

Configuring Body Background

Body Background option allows you to define the background color or background image for your site. To configure this option follow these steps:

Configuring Responsive Design

Configuring Favicon

Favicon displays an icon associated with a URL that is variously displayed, as in a browser's address bar or next to the site name in a bookmark list. To configure the favicon for your site follow these steps:

The layout option in the theme allows you to set the layout for your site, pages, post pages etc.

Configuring Website Layout

You may display your site in Boxed Layout or Fullwidth layout. To configure this option follow these steps:

Configuring the Website Container Width

Website Container width option allows you to define the container width size for your size. The contents of the sites will be displayed inside this width size. To configure the Container width for your site follow these steps:

Configuring Content | Sidebar width Ratio

The Content | Sidebar width ratio option allows you to define the width ratio between content and sidebar. For e.g. if you have set the container width to 1200 and have defined the Content | Sidebar width ratio to 70% | 30% then the content will occupy 840px and sidebar will occupy 360px. The Content | Sidebar width ratio option works only in the page with one sidebar. To configure the Content | Sidebar width ratio follow these steps:

Setting Sidebar Layouts for Pages and Posts

You may set the Sidebar layout for the pages and posts in two ways. One via theme option which will globally apply the sidebar option to all the pages and posts and other by meta option which will individually apply the layout option to the specifc pages and posts only.

How Header Setitngs work

The theme provides you to use any of the header style from the available Six Header Layouts or You may also Choose to create your own custom header for your site via Header Builder. The Header set via Custom Header Builder option will overwrite all the settings made for the default header styles. It is one of the powerful option giving users full control over the header layouts.

Default Header Configuration

Configure Header Style

Configuring Main Header

Configuring Top Header

The Top Header Part is divided into two parts left and right. You may display either simple html text or menu or widget or leave it empty in these top header parts. To configure the Top header follow these steps:

Custom Header Configuration

You'll need to create a custom header page before configuring the custom header via theme option. For this,

Now, Configure the header page to display via theme options.

Creating Blog Category

Creating Post Tags

Creating Posts

Configure Blog/Archive Page

Blog Single Page Configuration

How Woocommerce Settings Work.

The Punte template has been designed to be compatible with the one of the most popular ecommerce plugin Woocommerce. All you need to do is install this very plugin and add the products and the product pages are well displayed in the front with further customizable Options.

Woocommerce Menu Option (Shopping bag)

The Shopping Bag Icon will be displayed along side of the menu in the main menu area. The products added to card will be displayed under thi icon. You may enable this icon by following these steps:

Woocommerce Shop/Archive Settings

Woocommerce Single Product Page Settings

Configuring Woocommerce Archive Page Title

 

Typography : Introduction

Typography is the art and technique of arranging type to make written language legible, readable, and appealing when displayed. A Site with a good typographies is always appealing and eye catchy. With that in mind we have an inbuilt option to choose among 400+ Google Fonts and make the custom adjustments to these texts like font size, color, weight etc to suit you the best.

Menu Fonts

Punte theme resource is the section that provides details on how to use Punte at its optimum level. It provides detailed information on utilizing its features. Also, there are blogs on how to set up a wide range of websites using starter websites integrated on Punte.

Check out the blogs: