Cannix - A Vibrant WordPress Theme for Creative Bloggers

Cannix - A Vibrant WordPress Theme for Creative Bloggers

Cannix is a vibrant and dynamic WordPress theme designed for unique and creative bloggers. With a choice of post layouts, two fully widgetised sidebars, a striking featured slider area, multiple custom post display locations and carousels, three beautiful custom widgets and support for popular third party widgets; Cannix provides all you need to quickly and easily create a stunning blog that you and your readers will love.

Goodbye Ordinary, Hello Extraordinary

Cannix’s unique and captivating design with it’s vibrant and fully customisable colour scheme and beautifully styled layouts creates a look like no other and with so many layout options and support for standard, video, audio, gallery and image post formats every post is unique and engaging.


Cannix allows you to create our very own colour scheme. Edit the global colour scheme in the customizer and let Cannix manage the rest or choose your colours for each post in the post editor. You can even mix and match adding special colours to highlight individual posts or get your hands dirty and add some of your own custom CSS to edit even the smallest detail, whichever way you want to do it; the only limit is your imagination.

Reader Engagement and Social Interaction

Cannix takes reader engagement and social interaction up a notch by displaying the most recent comments for each post directly in the loop so you can keep track of the conversation and share posts with your followers as you scroll through Cannix’s beautiful wall of articles.

Cannix performs as good as it looks with an impressive page load time with all media under 1s with no caching and Pingdom performance grade of A(95).

Feature list


  • With or Without Sidebar
  • 4 Post layouts
    • Classic
    • Masonry (2 and 3 column)
    • Grid (2 and 3 column)
    • List (Standard and Offset)

Featured Area

All post types can be filtered by Category or All Posts

  • 5 Post types with mutiple filters
    • Recent Posts
    • Popular Posts
    • Sticky Posts
    • Featured Posts
    • Category Selection
  • Display Single Or Double Slides

Single Post

  • With or Without Sidebar
  • Hero and Standard template

Multiple Custom Post Loop Display Areas

Quickly and easily build beautiful post displays with optional carousels including a unique featured in category post display allowing you to showcase your favourite posts within category pages

  • 3 custom post display locations
    • Before Content
    • After Content
    • Category header
  • 5 Post types with multiple filters
    • Recent Posts
    • Popular Posts
    • Sticky Posts
    • Featured Posts
    • Category Selection
  • Choose the number of posts

All post types can be filtered by Category or All Posts

Wordpress Customizer Settings

  • Layout Settings
    • Homepage Post Layout
    • Archive Post Layout
    • Enable/Disable Sidebar
    • Enable/Disable Excerpt in Posts
    • Enable/Disable Share Icons in Posts Loop
    • Enable/Disable Recent Comments in Posts Loop
  • Single Post Settings
    • With/Without Sidebar
    • Enable/Disable DropCaps
    • Enable/Disable Author Bio
    • Enable/Disable Custom Post Excerpt
    • Enable/Disable Share Icons
    • Enable/Disable Related Posts
    • Number of related posts
  • Social Media Settings
  • Footer Settings
    • Footer text
    • Enable/Disable Social Media Links
    • Enable/Disable Back to top
  • Sidebar Settings (Slide Out Sidebar)
    • Enable/Disable Logo
    • Enable/Disable Social Media Links
  • Colour Scheme Settings
    • Change theme colour scheme
    Added in v1.1: Customise the colour of each individual post in the loop
  • Featured Area Settings
    • Enable/Disable Featured Area
    • Choose Post Type
    • Number Of Posts
    • Number of Slides To Show
  • Custom Post Display Locations
    • Before Content
    • After Content
    • Best in category

Custom Widgets

  • About Me
  • Posts Display
    • Featured Posts
    • Popular Posts
    • Recent Posts
    • List/Grid/List-First Grid
  • Social Media
    • Icons and text
    • Icons only

Extra Features

  • Related posts
  • Post & Archive Pagination
  • Author Social Media Settings
  • Sticky Menu
  • Back to Top
  • 2 Widgetised Sidebars
  • Mail Chimp Support
  • WP Instagram Support
  • Contact Form 7 Support
  • Standard, Video, Audio, Gallery & Image Post Formats
  • Google Fonts
  • Font Awesome
  • Retina ready
  • Support for all standard wordpress widgets
  • Fully Responsive
  • Detailed Documentation
  • Demo data & Images included
  • Child theme included
  • Translation ready


For theme support simply send me an email through my profile page. For less technical or quick questions post a comment in the theme comments section and I’ll be happy to help.

Thanks for checking out Cannix

If you have any questions or suggestions feel free to leave a comment and if you love Cannix, I’d really appreciate it if you could rate it.


Version 1.1 (June 09, 2018)

- Added ability to customize the colour of each individual post
- Added additional social media channel support
- Added additional customizer settings
- Fixed JetPack media wrapper conflict
- Minor CSS updates