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  • Bought between 50 and 99 items
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years
  • United States
schanzer Purchased

Nice theme! A few questions:

1) What is the proper dimensions for a background pattern? I’ve tried several sizes but they are getting bitmapped.

2) Can you tell me how to add a top navigation area, above the search box but within the header area?

3) Can you give me custom CSS for the menu (I want it to be different than the body font.)

THANKS ! S.

Rifki

Hi,

1. No proper dimensions though you only need to use the full size image when inset the image see the screenshot: https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/ESyoYzqgnFRxlGgTPXpK_8R9UZ4d2yqaIOXtsF_OJb8

2. Create a new wp menu in theme-functions.php line 43 and refer to http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_nav_menu for more information to show the wp menu in the theme.

3. Just put this code #main-menu ul li a{ font-family: "Font"; }

Rifki

  • Bought between 50 and 99 items
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years
  • Switzerland

Hello. I have problems with the portfolio Page. (http://www.kreativkarussell.ch/werkstatt/) I don’t know how i can insert the image. I listen in the manual that it can not be uploaded as a post image item. How then? The Portfolioarticle is by me as a blog?!

Also i have prolems with the video file.

Also, it gives me the portfolio as BLOG ?

Thanks for your help

Rifki

Hello,

First thing you should to do is create a new page using portfolio page template then start add portfolio item from Dashboard -> Portfolio Item -> Add New, click set featured image in the lower right of the page to add an image for your portfolio item.

I think you should to import the demo data so you can know how it work and learn from it.

Rifki

  • Bought between 50 and 99 items
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years
  • United States
schanzer Purchased

Greetings again. When I add 6 teasers in 2 columns on the home page, it’s broken:

http://www.justresolve.com.php53-28.dfw1-2.websitetestlink.com/

(login info sent to you via email)

Also, on the second row of the home page (where the teaser second row is) I really want:

1/2 column text 1/2 column video

(two columns total)

Is that possible?

Thanks!

  • Bought between 50 and 99 items
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years
  • United States
schanzer Purchased

Ok thanks. The font and header menu issues are resolved, but I’m still having issues with the background:

http://www.justresolve.com.php53-28.dfw1-2.websitetestlink.com/

Any ideas?

Rifki

Hi,

Maybe your image isn’t quite good. I create a transparent background pattern for you so you can combine it with any colors. Try it!

Rifki

  • Sold between 100 and 1 000 dollars
  • Bought between 100 and 499 items
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years
  • United States

Is it possible to add shortcodes to the home page to display the pricing tables instead of some other line of content?

Rifki

Hi,

Yes it possible, just create a pricing page like this and set it as a homepage.

Rifki

  • Bought between 1 and 9 items
  • Has been a member for 2-3 years

Hi Rifki,

Not sure if you didn’t get my e-mail but I really need help with these items and I’m sure it would be useful information to have on here for others who have purchased your theme. I am having trouble uploading font awesome into my file manager Bluehost. I opened the folder “wp-content/themes/backbone/fonts”, its empty of course. Ive tried making 4 new “files” with the “fontawesome-webfont.eot,scg,ttf,woff” titles listed and uploading font awesome into them, that didn’t work. Then I tried making 4 new “folders” with the font awesome titles and uploading font awesome into those, that didn’t work either. What am I supposed to do here?

Also, I have a couple other questions for you: 1.) Why does my site not look correct on my i-phone? Ever since I changed your logo to mine, it lost the navigation bar when I open my site on my I-phone. The header also got bigger on my desktop PC and my logo is within 290px?

2.) Can I add a slogan in my header on the right side?

3.) Can my logo be bigger without the header getting larger?

4.) How do I change the yellow color icons on my page to the shade of red I use? I was able to change the navbar to red but that was it. www.absoluteelectric.net

Please advise, -Dave

Rifki

Dave,

Yes I got the email and I fixed your font awesome issue and now the icons appears in your site.

1. For me it’s look good either in PC, Laptop and I-phone. Can you give me a screenshot of the incorrect things?

2. Yes, put your slogan text to the line 64 of header.php

3. Still in header.php line 45 : “five” class replace with “eight” and line 55 : “eleven” class also replace with “eight”.

4. In the styling tab of theme options page and you already have the red color, aren’t you?.

Rifki

  • Bought between 1 and 9 items
  • Has been a member for 2-3 years

Hi Rifki,

Here is a screen shot of my site on an I-phone, I even tried a second I-phone and it looks the same, how do I correct this?

http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m154/DONKENDAVE/websitescreenshot_zps19fffb35.png

In header.php I tried counting lines in several different ways to locate lines 45 and 55 to make the changes I need to make for a bigger logo and at best I found an 11 on what I’m guessing is line 55, however I’m not seeing a 5 anywhere above that which according to your directions would be line 45? Am I even on the right screen, dashboard/appearance/editor/header.php?

Thanks for the color corrections and the upload of font awesome, -Dave

Rifki

Hi Dave,

Uhh it was a container classes width issue, I sent you an email to correct this!

Use the code editor such as dreamweaver or notepad++ to open the file so you can easily find those line. And now your logo can be 450px of width.

Rifki

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 2-3 years

hi,

great theme. i want to be able to have my telephone number displayed below the social icons in the header. how do i do this?

regards,

phil

  • Bought between 1 and 9 items
  • Has been a member for 2-3 years
jih1980 Purchased

Hi Rifki,

First of all greath theme, good job!

I’m having some problems with the contactform. I’v the following (standard?) fields: name, email and comments. Submitting is not the problem, but I don’t recieve an email. I already checked the settings if the emailadres is right.

Could you please help me?

Thanks in advance!

Regards,

Jeroen

Rifki

Hi Jeroen,

Thanks for purchase and your kind words. I really appreciate that!

Try to replace mail in template-contact.php line 46 with wp_mail.

Rifki

Default-user
jih1980 Purchased

Hi Rifki, thank you for you reply. Unfortunately this didn’t solve the problem.

Do you have any other suggestions?

Regards,

Jeroen

Rifki

Jeroen,

It’s should be works since it works for me, make sure that your hosting has email server configured correctly.

Rifki

Default-user
jih1980 Purchased

Thanks, the problem was my emailaddress…

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years
  • Referred between 1 and 9 users
chewie Purchased

The social icon images are broken. How do I fix this? I installed the theme and imported dummy data and the social icons were broke before and still broke after. No images show for them.

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years
  • Referred between 1 and 9 users
chewie Purchased

Is there a place to get some support?

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years
  • Referred between 1 and 9 users
chewie Purchased

Problem solved. But I still need some support on this theme. Any response would be great.

Rifki

Chewie,

I’m sorry friend, I am busy with a new theme and now I am ready to help you, just send me an email via my profile page.

Rifki

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 2-3 years

hi,

great theme. i want to be able to have my telephone number displayed below the social icons in the header. how do i do this?

regards,

phil

Rifki

Hi Phil,

Thanks for purchase! :)

Put the telephone number to header.php line 62 under social links code. You may have to wrap the html tags so that you can easily add style to it.

Rifki

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 2-3 years

Footer not showing on any page except home page.

http://byzblog.com

I’ve mainly kept the default settings.

  • Sorry, a little pre-mature posting. a widget on the site had a conflict that didn’t allow anything below it to be displayed. It was a Youtube Subscribe Iframe code.
Rifki

Hi,

Please add closing iframe </iframe> on your “Watch my Videos” widget.

Rifki

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years
  • Referred between 1 and 9 users
chewie Purchased

Hey Rifki I also had the same question about putting a phone number under the social icons. I added it on the line you said but it floats it to the left of the social icons. Any suggestions on the styling to make it work under the social icons?

  • Bought between 1 and 9 items
  • Has been a member for 1-2 years

Hi, I want to add Captcha to Contact form. How to do it

Thanks

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Exclusive Author
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years

Hello again, I need help QUICK with a little issue- I completed most of my portfolio and have chosen to use the filtering. It is not working though! I don’t know why. The portfolio at first opens up and displays ALL projects, but when i select a category in the filter menu, all projects go away. They only display when “show all” is selected. Here is the link- http://tiny.cc/73somw -please help asap. I am under time crunch!

Rifki

Uh that’s really not good! try to limit the portfolio item, e.g 12 items. Please let me know if with 12 items it still doesn’t seem to works.

Rifki

Default-user

What?? Are you saying the portfolio must be limited to 12 items for ‘filtering’ to work?? That can’t be right.

Rifki

No I said try!

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 2-3 years

Is there a way that the author meta tags in the blog index or single post page be linked to all the author posts? Right now it’s not linked.

Thanks

site in question is byzblog.com

  • Bought between 50 and 99 items
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years
  • Switzerland

Hello … I have problems with the preview on my blog. I always displays the entire text on the blog page, although I use the excerpt field.

What can I do?

url: http://kreativkarussell.ch

Eerodesign

Thanks… and where i can translate this <more > tag?

thanks for Help

Rifki

You can change it manually from content.php, content-audio.php, content-image.php, content-video.php. The code look like :

<?php the_content('Continue Reading <span>?</span>'); ?>

Rifki

  • Bought between 1 and 9 items
  • Has been a member for 2-3 years
jziegle Purchased

hi, just purchased the backbone theme. would it be possible to get step-by-step instructions for how to exactly recreate the theme as it’s displayed on the demo? i imported the dummy data and it appears to all be there (pages, posts, portfolio, etc). but the site does not look anything like the demo (just looks like a blog). seems i’m missing a step. thanks!

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