Dots Theme Documentation

Dots Theme documentation contains contains tutorials that will make you easier to configure the theme as you want.

Thank you very much for purchasing from Dots Theme.

If you have any issue or question that this document does not cover, you can contact us via email dotstheme@gmail.com. You can get more update documentation here.


Table of Contents



Install Wordpress


To install this theme you must have a working version of WordPress already installed. For information in regard to installing the WordPress platform, please see the WordPress Codex - http://codex.wordpress.org/Installing_WordPress.

WATCH! the instructional video (thanks to WooThemes).


Additional Resources


Installing Theme


To installing theme please follow these steps:

  1. Download a theme package file from ThemeForest. Unzipp the package file on your computer - theme package folder will be created.
  2. In WordPress admin navigate to Appearance » Themes » Install Themes » Upload and select the zipped theme file inside install subfolder of the previously unzipped theme package folder.
  3. Now press [Install Now] button and wait until theme is uploaded and installed.
  4. Once installation is done, activate the theme in Appearance » Themes.
  5. The basic theme settings will be set automatically. You can set the custom theme settings with go to Appearance » Premi Options, change the theme settings value and Save Changes.

Installing Samples/Demos Data

To import the samples content you can follow instruction for this video, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ST40OORShLg!


Update Theme


Premi comes with an auto theme updater notifier. As soon as we update the theme you will be notified for the latest available version.

The built-in theme updater will update the theme for you, but you must go to the advised link to download the latest theme version packed and replace them in your theme folder on the server.


Theme Update


Note: If you didn't make any changes to the theme files, you are free to overwrite files with the new ones without the risk of loosing theme settings, pages, posts, etc, and backwards compatibility is guaranteed. In case you have made changes to the theme files, make sure you have a backup copy of your changes before you overwrite theme files.

Theme Options


Premi featured an amazingly powerful and beautiful Premi Theme Options where you can find all the theme settings. It is as easy to use as it gets and offers several different options fields and input types which help to set the right option value.

All, theme options are self-explanatory or are described well directly in admin panel. The theme options page is divided into the following categories:

  • Site Setup
  • Custom Color
  • Logo
  • Menu Settings
  • Landing Page
  • Header
  • Slider Settings
  • Footer
  • Subscribe Settings
  • Analytics
  • Post Options
  • Custom Styles
  • Custom Scripts
  • Support & Docs

Theme Options


How to Use Premi Options:

  • All the theme options can be set in theme admin panel. To display it navigate to Appearance » Premi Options in WordPress admin menu.
  • After admin panel is displayed, choose the options category from left panel. Panel contains many different settings for the theme. Please, read the option description for more information on each option and how to set it up.
  • After you set all the required options, don't forget to save your changes by clicking the Save Changes button.

Page Builder


Never touch HTML again or use Pre-Defined Page Templates, time to regain control over your website and its content. This is what Content Management System means and Page Builder do.


Page Builder


Brings the revolutionary Page Builder. Create elegant and complex layouts through our advanced visual interface. Be free to add anything in any place you want and be in control of everything. Its backed by Countless Modules to create unlimited modules according to your need.


Theme Modules


Theme Modules


Premi comes with some useful built-in page builder modules or widgets.

  • Feature: This helps you to create your product or service feature list section.
  • Screenshot: This module helps you to list your latest projects easily.
  • Testimonial: Testimonial slider module used to make testimonial section.

Credits



This theme uses several scripts many of which are documented within the theme's code. If you're a developer, you will find this particularly useful.


Once again, thank you so much for purchasing this template. As I said at the beginning, I'd be glad to help you if you have any questions relating to this theme. Please contact me via email or social media. I'll do my best to assist!