Thank you for purchasing Builder Wordpress Theme! In this document you will find the latest information on how to install, manage and update your theme, as well as create content, install plugins, import Demo data etc. If you like our theme and want to support us please rate it 5 star from your Downloads Section
ITEM NAME: Builder - WordPress Construction Theme
ITEM VERSION: 1.0
MINIMUM REQUIRED: WordPress version 4.3.0
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Once you purchase Builder from Themeforest, you can download the theme package. After you UnZIP the package you will find the theme file in it builder.zip . There are 2 ways to install your theme, both are described step by step below.
Step 1: Login to your WordPress Dashboard
Step 2: Go to Appearance > Themes. Click the Add New button or Add new theme link.
Step 3: Click on the Upload Theme button. Locate "builder.zip" and click Install Now
Step 4: Click on the Activate button to activate Builder. Congratulations, you have now activated Builder! You can now proceed with Builder's Plugin Installation.
Step 1: Log into your Hosting server using an FTP client (like FileZilla or WinSCP).
Step 2: Locate "builder.zip" that you found in your ThemeForest Package and unzip it somewhere on your hard drive. Once it is unzipped it will look like a folder named builder with all theme files in it.
Step 3: Locate your WordPress installation and upload the theme directory builder (you unzipped in the previous step) into ../wp-content/themes/ in your WordPress installation.
Step 4: Click on the Activate button to activate Builder from your back-end. Congratulations, you have now activated Builder! You can now proceed with Builder's Plugin Installation.
Once you activate the theme you will get a notice like (This theme requires the following plugins:) the screenshot below. Then click on Begin installing plugins
Once you click Begin installing plugins you will redirect to Install Required Plugins page just like screenshot below.
Step 1: Select All Plugins
Step 2: Select Install from dropdown menu.
Step 3: Click Apply and wait for a while.
Step 4: After installed all the plugins please activate all the plugins one by one.
After activated all the plugins time to import sample data. Go to Tools > Import and install WordPress importer plugin.
After install the plugin click on Run Importer.
Please locate the builder.wordpress.sample.data.xml and click Upload file and import
Select a user and checked Download and import file attachments.
Click Submit and wait for a while.
Click Slider Revolution from left side menu. Select Import Slider and locate builder-slideshow.zip and click Import Slider
At first go to Plugins > Add New and search for Widget Settings Importer/Exporter. Install this plugin and Activate it.
Then go to Tools > Widget Settings Import. Locate widget_data.json and click Show Widget Settings. Do as you can see in the screenshot below.
If sample data imported then go to Appearence > Menus and find Primary Menu from upper left dropdown list. Then assign the menu in Primary display menu location.
Go to Settings > Reading. Change the settings as like screenshot below.
Go to Appearence > Customize. On the customize panel go to Header Settings > Custom Logo and change the logo from options.
Go to Appearence > Customize. On the customize panel go to General Settings > Colors and change the primary color from options.
Go to Appearence > Customize. On the customize panel go to Footer Settings > Copyright and change the copyright text from options.
Step 1: At first go to Projects > Project Type and Create new Project Type
Step 2: Go to Projects > Add New and insert the Title Text Featured Image Project Types as per screenshot below.
Create New Page. Select Project addon from Visual Composer and change the settings like below.
Step 1: At first go to Services > Servoce Type and Create new Service Type
Step 2: Go to Services > Add New and insert the Title Text Featured Image Service Types as per screenshot below.
Create New Page. Select Service addon from Visual Composer and change the settings like below.
Go to Testimonials > Add New and insert the Title Text Designation as per screenshot below.
Select Testimonial addon from Visual Composer and change the settings like below.
Go to Contact > Add New and insert the Contact Form Name. In Form tab you need to put some short code to get the form. Click here to get the contact form shortcode. Just copy that code and paste it in Form tab.
Select Contact Form 7 addon from Visual Composer and change the settings like below.
Go to Appearance > Customize > Header Settings > Default Banner and change the banner image from here.