Meridia WordPress Documentation

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Getting Started

Unzip files from archive and you will following folders and files.

Theme Installation Video Tutorial

Recommended Plugins

After theme installation you'll see the note with recommended plugins that you should install if you want to get full functionality of a theme. Install One Click Demo Import plugin to get the same look as demo

Demo Import

Go to Appearance -> Import Demo Data. Click Import Demo Data Button and wait until the process is finished. For the manual import Demo files located in demo-import folder

Child Theme

We recommend you to use child theme. You can customize it how you want, add css styles, functions etc. This way, when you get theme update, all your changes will be in place in child theme. Simply install and activate it after main theme.

Theme Menu

Go to Appearance -> Menus. Make sure that Main Menu is set to Primary Menu

List Layout

To switch list layout go to Customizer -> Posts

Featured Slider

All the settings for featured slider available in theme customizer. You can: turn on/off the featured slider, choose the category or choose specific posts, using posts ID. Post ID can be found in the URL when you editing the post. Example - http://demo.deothemes.com/deoblog/wp-admin/post.php?post=93&action=edit. The ID of this post is 93

Logo upload

You can upload your logo using customizer

Changing Colors

You can change theme colors using customizer


Turn sidebar on/off and change sidebar position using customizer


Customize theme typography using customizer

Social Profiles

Add you social profiles links or completely remove links from inputs if you don't want to use any social profiles.


Switch navigation type in Customizer -> Navigation. Turn on/off navbar sticky.


Choose how many widgets you need to show in footer. Disable back to top arrow. Edit copyright text.

Contact Form

First, make sure that you have installed Contact Form 7 plugin. After this go to Contact -> Contact Forms and select Contact form 1. If you didn't use demo import, here is the code for the form

      <div class="row row-16">
      <div class="col-md-4 contact-name">
        [text* your-name placeholder "Name*"]
      <div class="col-md-4 contact-email">
        [email* your-email placeholder "Email*"]
      <div class="col-md-4 contact-subject">
        [text your-subject placeholder "Subject"]
      <div class="contact-message">
        [textarea* your-message x6 placeholder "Message*"]
      [submit class:btn class:btn-lg class:btn-color class:btn-button "Send Message"]

Edit Contact form settings

Mailchimp newsletter

First, make sure that you have installed MailChimp for WordPress plugin. After this go to MailChimp for WP and enter your API key from MailChimp, click on the Get Your API key link if you need to create new API key.

Theme Update

To update your theme, connect to your hosting via FTP and upload new files into your wp-content/themes/deoblog folder.



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