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Good day, gentlemen

I would like to know if there is a way, and if there is how do I do it, to make the widgets and content area wider, specifically if content area can be 650px and widget 350px. The reason? many! but some of them are that youtube videos are 640px by default and I want to just paste the code and not to have to edit it all the time. On the widgets area, adsense codes which are over 300px look awful. 336px ads are the ones paying the most, but I am forced to have 300px because it doesn’t look synchronized and google already banned one of my accounts because of this.

so again, is there a code/procedure to expand the content and widget area?

IndustrialThemes

Please use the support forum for support requests so I can better assist you: http://support.industrialthemes.com/viewforum.php?f=6

Thanks!

I.T.

Default-user

Still waiting for the admin acceptance to the forum. oh well…

How can I change the language on the theme. I tried changing the language of Wordpress to no avail.

IndustrialThemes

Sorry, you must have registered right after I went to bed last night. All have been approved now. Check out the FAQ item 17 which talks about translating the theme: http://www.industrialthemes.com/made/faq/

tinavive Purchased

hi just purchased, a little note your faq link in documentation takes you no where http://demos.brianmcculloh.com/made/faq/

Also cannot see any instructions about the actual install of demo content or have i missed it. i see a sql file any guidance for that?

IndustrialThemes

Sorry, I need to update that. It should link here: http://www.industrialthemes.com/made/faq/. You’ll see a few items explaining more about importing demo content there. Thanks for pointing this out!

Pre Sale question :

Does this theme work with Yoast SEO ?

IndustrialThemes

Lots of people are using Yoast with made. It’s possible it might require one minor change to get the title just right, as explained here: http://support.industrialthemes.com/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=4543&p=27843&hilit=yoast#p27843

SaijoGeorge

thanks for the quick reply .. one other question is can the theme be used as a child theme , so I can preserve the code changes I make to the theme files ?

IndustrialThemes

I haven’t provided a child theme with the download package but you can setup a child theme if you know how. I do provide a custom.css file so you can make style changes that won’t get overwritten during updates, however.

Hi, This is a presales question, is this theme bare bones, seriously how much knowledge of coding is required. Thank you.

Hi, This is a presales question, is this theme bare bones, seriously how much knowledge of coding is required. Thank you.

IndustrialThemes

No knowledge of code is required unless you want to change the way a part of the theme works. Otherwise everything else is contained within the theme options :)

I have another three pre-sales questions.

1. Do you have any screenshots available of the reviewing sections for books? 2. Are the book review options similar to that of Continuum? 3. Is it possible to add links to Amazon or Barnes and Noble from the reviews?

IndustrialThemes

1) The review sections are completely dictated by you and you can set them up and specify them however you want. I don’t happen to have a book review section on the demo but it’s only because I didn’t happen to make one for the demo – it could very easily be done. You create your own taxonomies (review-specific categories), rating criteria, style/layout, meta fields, etc. as you see fit :) It’s actually way more powerful than Continuum is.

2) See #1. Yes, you could replicate exactly what Continuum has using Made’s options very easily

3) Yes, you can put links into your meta fields or directly into your post content.

Thanks,

I.T.

Default-user

Great. Thanks for the info.

IndustrialThemes

You’re welcome.

I wanted to ask about the site speed with made magazine theme . How fast does it load normally ? And please also let me know the average bounce rate if you have any stats . I want to buy the theme and these two things are vital for me .

IndustrialThemes

Here are a couple links regarding users and their actual page speed stats:

http://support.industrialthemes.com/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=5340&p=25841&hilit=performance#p25841 http://support.industrialthemes.com/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=5514&p=26610&hilit=performance#p26610

I could tell you the bounce rate of my demo, but that’s sort of not realistic since my demo doesn’t have actual content and is probably browsed differently than a real site would be. But since you asked, my bounce rate is 50.76%. Keep in mind again that a lot of users who view themes load up the live preview and make a decision upon the first 5 seconds of viewing a page without clicking all through the site, so again, this is probably unrealistically high.

I would suggest posting your question on Made’s support forum. Ask people to post their bounce rates. I would be curious to know that as well :)

Hi, can you reaply to arunpandit, i have the same presales question :)

IndustrialThemes

Just responded, see above :)

is there a option to hide widgets on pages, I would like the buddypress pages to look less busy

IndustrialThemes

You would have to edit the code in the theme manually to hide the sidebars from the BuddyPress pages. For further info or any follow up questions, please use the support forum: http://support.industrialthemes.com/viewforum.php?f=6

Thanks,

I.T.

Default-user

Thanks! best theme period, second theme bought from you

IndustrialThemes

Oh wow what a compliment – thanks so much!

Thinking about purchasing this theme. 2 questions:

1. Can I have a header image (logo) stretch full screen width across the top above the menu instead of having a small one to the far left of the the same area as the menu? See http://themes.mdnw.net/?theme=pacifica for an example.

2. Can I set up some of my pages or posts to have 2 equally sized columns with no sidebars that give the appearance of a booklet style with the text from column 1 continuing to column 2 like you are reading a book? See http://themeforest.net/item/the-novelist-responsive-wp-theme-for-writers/full_screen_preview/526345 for an example.

Thank you.

IndustrialThemes

1. yes you can use the logobar background for your logo image and it can expand full width of the container.

2. unfortunately no, there is not two colmn text functionality built into the theme. this would require some theme customization and/or a plugin to accomplish.

let me know if I can clarify or answer any further questions.

thanks!

I.T.

Default-user

Thank you. I am looking for a theme that will handle WP & a forum (Buddy or BBpress) with the above options. If you have a design like that or know of one recommendations are appreciated!

IndustrialThemes

Will do, thanks!

PRESALES QUESTION : I Have checked your online demo in higher resolution in which it loads in to the middle of the screen and its ok… But if theme has some responsivity to set the display look to fit to Higher resolution screen.. Currently it displays space on both side…

Second thing i would like to have 3 sub-domain and all of these 3 sub domain has MADE theme installed. Will it work fine…. ? HAPPY TO HEAR FROM YOUR SIDE…. THANK IN ADVANCE ..

IndustrialThemes

Thanks for your interest! Right now the widest format is 960px (1000px) grid, it can’t go wider than that. As for subdomains, yes you can install this theme on multiple subdomains as long as they are all part of the same WordPress installation.

Let me know if I can help clarify anything further. Thanks!

I.T.

Hello I am interested in purchasing this theme, but i have one question before i actually buy it, i will greatly appreciate if you could solve my doubt: Is this theme compatible with social plugins that allow FB authentication/log in? Such as: O social login http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/oa-social-login/ thanks in advance, Jose
IndustrialThemes

Yes, there is nothing in the theme that should cause incompatibility or block compatibility with those plugins. I haven’t tested them personally so I can’t say for sure, but I don’t see why not. One thing you could do is post your question on the theme’s support forum to see if any other users have used that particular plugin with the theme.

pre-sales question. Is there an easy way to import a structured product list? Each product has about 25 categories, a few images and affiliate links. I have about 200 products.

thanks

IndustrialThemes

Yes, it uses WordPress’s custom post type feature to create the reviews. Sorry, I guess I didn’t catch what you were saying. There is no custom table backend for the theme, it’s all using built-in WordPress stuff. That’s the beauty of it.

Default-user

Thanks for the clarity of your explanations.

What about if I install jigoshop (an e-commerce plugin for WP) and then install your theme on it? This would allow me to manage the product database with jigoshop and the review part with your theme right? Problem is jigoshop does not create pages or posts. Would this still work? Any way I could test this?

Here’s an example I set up last night of jigoshop: http://www.photoloco.fr/product/grand-angle/canon-35mm-2-0/

thanks,

IndustrialThemes

Send me an email at support@industrialthemes.com so we can discuss further :)

(Just remind me what we were talking about)

mingchih Purchased

Hi,

I bought the theme and I wonder if any registered user can post their own articles ? I think I got the wrong theme.

Thanks

IndustrialThemes

Users can post their own articles as long as you give them permissions to do so (such as make them editors or authors)

firas80 Purchased

Good day, I’m trying to add new Taxonomy under Primary Taxonomy and nothing happened also I tried to add the new Taxonomy from the Primary Taxonomy page and I received this message: An Error has occurred. Please reload the page and try again.

IndustrialThemes

Please use the support forum for support questions so I can better assist you: http://support.industrialthemes.com/viewforum.php?f=6

Thanks, I.T.

What’s new on 2.3?

spyrodeath

Nice!!! There’s a lot of good stuff there. Now, I am most excited about the [video] shortcode but can’t seem to find it in any of the shortcode list (post). Where can we find that specific short code?

IndustrialThemes

There’s not a button for it yet. Just manually put it into the post content manually. wrap your embed code with [video] and [/video]

spyrodeath

Sweet!!! Sounds good. Tnx.

Am i able to make this theme an RTL theme?

IndustrialThemes

You would have to make the change yourself since there is not a built-in option for this in the theme, unfortunately.

Totto10 Purchased

the theme its not working on ipad, internet explorer and firefox. Only in Chrome the slider and videos can be played :( i have sent you guys an support mail, so hope you will answer.

IndustrialThemes

Will respond there, thanks.

I’d like to know if this theme is compatible with the WPML Multilingual CMS plugin and if you have a .po for it. Thanks.

It looks amazing, great job! :)

IndustrialThemes

I have not tested it with that plugin before, but it does come with a .po file so I see no reason why it wouldn’t be compatible. You could ask on the support forum to see if anyone else has tried it if you would like to do that – maybe someone can more definitively answer you.

Default-user

Thanks. I checked and this is what I found: http://support.industrialthemes.com/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=2942&p=24037&hilit=WPML#p24037

WPML has some tools for testing, but I’d only be able to run them after purchasing. Do you think you could check? I have a big multilingual site with 3-4000 visitors a day, and I can’t work without WPML. You can see their tips and tools for developers here: http://wpml.org/documentation/support/multilingual-compatibility-testing-tool/ Your theme would be perfect for me if only it could work with WPML.
IndustrialThemes

Please send me an email referencing this conversation so we can discuss further: support@industrialthemes.com

Gowzy Purchased

Hi …It’s Important.

Can anyone please tell me how to add existing posts to the new review posts? I had a simple theme and i have written around 480 posts about mobile phone reviews. Now i change my theme to MADE…Here there is review post types with ratings and stuff. how can change my existing review posts to the new review type posts? Please help me.

Default-user
Gowzy Purchased

Thank you ! And also i want to change the background of the post from default grey to white color. I Couldn’t find the option in the theme options .. Can you please tell me how to change the grey color background to white color on all posts. I want it for all the posts.

IndustrialThemes

Please use the support forum for support questions: http://support.industrialthemes.com/viewforum.php?f=6

Thanks,

I.T.

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