An introduction to support on the Marketplaces
- Envato staff look over every item before it can be sold on the Marketplaces.
- Technical items contain help files to introduce you to the item and its components.
- Authors can choose to support their items but this is optional and may vary.
Hands-on support for this item is provided by MattMao
Common WordPress Installation Issues
Missing style sheet error when installing the theme
A common issue that can occur with users new to installing WordPress themes is a “Broken theme and/or stylesheets missing” error message being displayed when trying to upload or activate the theme. This error message does not mean that the theme you have purchased is broken, it simply means it has been uploaded incorrectly. Luckily, there is a very easy fix.
Frequently Asked Questions
How to update your theme to the latest version?
1). Login your account on themeforest => downloads => Find the theme “Dano”.
2). Unzip the package “themeforest-xxxxxxxx-dano-multi-purpose-responsive-wordpress-theme.zip”.
3). Find the folder: dano, don’t change the folder name.
4). Copy the folder “dano” to your themes directory: wp-content/themes.
How to set the new twitter API?
From March 2013 Twitter requires authentication to access your tweets. Here are fields you need to fill if you want to use Twitter Widgets and Twitter Slides.
How to set the API options?
Go to Dashboard => Theme Options => Twitter OAuth.
How to find the API information?
1). Login the site: https://dev.twitter.com
2). Go to: Your Accont => My applications => Create a new application.
3). Go to the Application => Details => Create my access token.
4). Go to the Application => OAuth Tool => OAuth settings.
How to translate the theme?
The .po file has been ready for the theme. The file is in: wp-content/themes/dano/languages/, there are two ways to translate it:
1). Find the .po file, update the file first, then edit it via POEDIT, and save it as your language. Ex: EN = en_US.po, You will get the file: en_US.mo, upload this file to your hosting: wp-content/themes/dano/languages
you can get more information about the file name from here: http://codex.wordpress.org/WordPress_in_Your_Language
2). Translate using Codestyling Localization plugin: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/codestyling-localization/
How to use Revolution Slider in the theme?
1). Install the plugin.
2). Add a slider, then you will get a shortcode, ex: [rev_slider homepage]
3). Go to “Dashboard => Static Blocks => Add new => Enter the shortcode above.”
4). Go to Theme Options => Reading => Home page blocks => Select the Block that you have created for the Revolution Slider.
BTW, you can choose which blocks you want to display in the homepage. And reorder them in: “Dashboard => Static Blocks => Reorder”
How to create a FAQs page?
1). Go to Dashboard => Pages => Add a page.2). Enter the below code in the page content.
3). Add the faq posts, go to Dashboard => Faqs => Add new.
How to add the tweets block?
Please make sure that you have updated the theme to version 1.4. There are two ways to use add the tweets.
1). When you have update the theme, please reactive it, it will add the static block of tweets for you, then you can set it in the theme options => Reading => Home page blocks.
2). When you have update the theme, you can add the static block of tweets via adding a post by your self.Use the below code:
[br top="40"] [tweets_slide username="YOUR_TWEETS_USERNAME" count="3"]then you can set it in the theme options => Reading => Home page blocks.
When to contact Envato Support
Authors are experts on their own items, but if you're having trouble using the Marketplaces you should come straight to Envato Support.