Mashable is a great media blog and, I have to tell this, it has got a great UI- a visual treat for its audience. It is a 3 layout design with infinite scroll. Its got a excellent retina display with fonts. Most of the Bloggers and UI designers have a great interest on the design of Mashable theme, but its customized theme especially for Mashable purpose. Luckily, now we have got a same mashable like wordPress Theme. That too for free Download, awesome right! This new Mashable like WordPress theme is named as WP Mash Thirteen.
Features of WP Mash Thirteen – Mashable Style like WordPress Theme
This WP-Mash Thirteen is designed by Basanta Kumar from Crayonux.com. Actually, this theme is a child theme of Twenty13 powered by Bootstrap 3.0. Do you heard of this name already? Yeah! This theme is a default theme developed by WordPress. So, you no need to worry about SEO and Website Responsiveness. Also in my manual test, it passed all Yslow, Google Speed test and other testing metrics.
This child WP Theme is fully responsive and flow pretty well in all size of devices. Its just a beta-release, still many features are gonna stuff with it.
Download Mashable like WordPress Theme -WP Mash Thirteen
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How to install WP Mash Thirteen -Mashable style like WordPress Theme
Go to your Website Dashboard → Themes → Upload, to upload your new theme. Before that, you must be having twenty13 theme in your theme uploads. As, I said earlier, this WP-Mash Thirteen is a child theme built with twenty13 and Bootstrap 3.0. Mostly, you will be having that base theme. Incase, if you deleted the theme, don’t hesitate to download it first in WordPress Theme Directory. After that, install and enjoy your site like Mashable style.
WP Mash Thirteen Theme Settings
Once, you installed, its time to configure your theme.
- Go to Appearance → Theme Options → Basic Settings → Add your Google Analytics code.
- Go to Appearance → Theme Options → LOGO Setting, to set your custom LOGO. 200×50 is the Max. Logo image, so prepare to it.
- Shift all your widgets from Main Widget Area to Secondary Widget Area, to place add your widgets to the right sidebar.
- If you want to make the theme still more like Mashable. Ex., infinite scroll. Just go to Jetpack plugin → Infinite Scroll ( click to install)and enjoy auto scrolling blog posts.
Tip: If you would like to download the WordPress theme directly from the WP Dashboard, use this http://planetozh.com/blog/my-projects/wordpress-theme-zip/