Docly - Documentation And Knowledge Base WordPress Theme with bbPress Helpdesk Forum

Docly - Documentation And Knowledge Base WordPress Theme with bbPress Helpdesk Forum

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Dark/Light Mode Switcher.
Theme Auto Update Enabled
Support Center with bbPress Forum
Unlimited Onepage & Multipage Documentations
Gutenberg Optimized
Fully WPML & RTL Compatible
GDPR Ready
Child theme included
PSDs included with Images, Graphics.

Current Version 1.3.6 View Changelog (36 updates released)

Docly is a powerful, responsive, and high-performance online documentation WordPress theme that can assist you quickly develop your next product’s documentation. You can effectively create documentation for documenting API, frameworks, plugins, software, templates, any type of product. It includes a lot of elements to make your documentation interactive and efficient. This theme is completely responsive and mobile-friendly.

We designed Docly for the readers, optimizing not for page views or engagement — but reading. And it turns out that context is a vital part of learning.

Docly is not only a theme but also a package of tools for creating product documentation in the best way. Docly follows the best coding practice by maintaining standards. We developed the theme search engine friendly (SEO optimized) and perfect on any device (desktop, laptop, mobile, iPad).

Docly Theme Features and Tools

Docly has some amazing tools that will help you build your product documentation interactively and reading friendly. Here are some key features that make the theme better than other knowledgebase themes.

  • Dark mode switcher.
  • Font size switcher
  • Full-width and Box width container-based doc pages.
  • Article Table of contents (on this page)
  • Documentation with sticky and non-sticky header
  • Dynamic, informative pre-loader on every page
  • Footnotes for doc reference
  • Page preview tooltip
  • Directory indicator
  • Conditional content
  • Image Hotspot for pointing out the targeted parts of an image
  • Responsive Layout
  • CSS3 & HTML5 validated by standards
  • 100% Valid and Semantic coding
  • 40+ Pages
  • Sticky sidebar
  • Full-width layout
  • Syntax highlighter
  • Tabs
  • Alerts / Messages / Notes
  • Accordion
  • Lightbox
  • Tooltips
  • Carousel
  • File tree navigation
  • Table of content
  • Property tabl e
  • Article feedback
  • Easy to Customize.
  • Bootstrap 4 Responsive Framework
  • Unique and Modern Style.
  • Search Engine Optimised Code.
  • Mailchimp integrated.
  • All Modern Browser Supported.
  • Well commented code


Sources and Credits

  1. Icon Font: The Elegant Icon
  2. Icon Font: fontawesome
  3. Images Used: Freepik, Unsplash


1.3.6 (12 April 2021)

Fixed: Closed, Open tabs fixed
New: Search Keywords and Ajax search enabled in Hero 3 (Helpdesk)
New: Doc Right Sidebar widget area added to Appearance > Widgets
New: "Right Sidebar Content" option for Onepage docs.
Tweaked: Explanation design of Notice widget (text color changed)
Tweaked: Password Protected Doc design (the password form redesigned)

1.3.5 (05 April 2021)

New: Best Answer and Mark as Solved features added to Forum topic (Doc
New: Admin links (Edit, Merge, Close, Stick (to front), Trash, Spam, Unapprove, Reply) added to Forum Topic page
Tweaked: Forum topic page design
Tweaked: Performance Improved by optimizing assets (bbPress CSS, JS separated and loading by dependency and responsive.css, responsive2.css files merged to one single file)

1.3.4 (19 March 2021)

Tweaked: "Docly List Item" Elementor widget (Steps Indicator control added, WYSIWYG editor enabled in the text field)
Tweaked: "On This Page" titles line-height reduced and margin added to make consistent spacing for long titles.
Tweaked: Deleted the extra Doc Icon field from "Options :: Doc" metabox fields to get rid of confusion using the featured doc image.
Tweaked: Moved the Docly Core plugin moved to the server to reduce the theme size
Fixed: A flush on clicking on the article title in the Ajax Search results.

1.3.3 (09 March 2021)

Fixed: Dark Mode switcher not working
Fixed: Font Size Switcher not showing in the OnePage doc
New: Theme version added to the "docly-version" meta tag in the header.php file

1.3.2 (08 March 2021)

New: Secondary Color and Paragraph Color added to Theme Settings > Color Scheme
Tweaked: Accent Color output (now, the accent color will change more accurately)
Tweaked: "Theme Settings > Doc Settings > Right Sidebar > Light/Dark Mode" option (This option will permanently disable and delete the Dark mode and will keep only the light mode.)
Tweaked: Forum User Profile page
Fixed: Topics Started, Replies Created, Favorites, Subscriptions tabs fixed in the Forum user profile page
Updated: Language file (docly.pot file in the languages folder)

1.3.1 (06 March 2021)

New: Theme Auto-update feature on Registering/Verifying the theme.
Tweaked: "Hero" Elementor widget (Padding control added for the Cool Hero, Popular Topics deleted as it was unnecessary)
Tweaked: Dropdown menu's submenu position
Tweaked: Custom Doc Ordering options and Active Doc option added under Filter (Now you can order the doc tab items as your desired order and choose the active tab item)
Tweaked: "Theme Settings > Color Scheme > Accent Color" option (added some missing brand colors selectors those were not changing)
Tweaked: CSS variables used for colors in the theme's root style.css file
Tweaked: "List Style" Elementor widget
Tweaked: Forum user profile design improved
Fixed: Menu colors output not working as settings roles from Theme Settings > Menu > Classic Menu
Fixed: Js console errors on OnePage Doc
Fixed: Simple Footer background color and font colors not changing from Theme Settings > Footer > Background / Font Colors

1.3.0 (25 February 2021)

Tweaked: "Process Tabs" Elementor widget (dependency set to the Bottom content).
Fixed: Removed the unfinished Gutenberg blocks

1.2.9 (05 February 2021)

Tweaked: Moved the "Focus Search by /" setting from Theme Settings > Header > Search Banner" to "Theme Settings > Doc Settings > Search Banner" and a new description was added.
Tweaked: Responsiveness of the theme
Tweaked: Onepage navigation (active color added to nav title on scroll to a specific doc section and parent doc expand on scroll)
Fixed: Ajax doc search results in mobile view
Fixed: Doc Feedback contact form send button not working

1.2.8 (07 January 2021)

New : Search Form in the Onepage documentation
Tweaked : Code syntax highlight feature enabled in the Onepage documentation
Updated : Theme language file (.pot)

1.2.7 (04 January 2021)

Tweaked : "Enable Pre-loader" on and "Page IDs" options added in "Theme Settings > Preloader" page
Fixed : Image Hotspot widget's pointer position
Notice : If you get a Critical Error from 1.2.6 update, delete the old "CG Redux Framework" plugin. Then install it from "Appearance > Install Plugin" 

1.2.6 (27 December 2020)

Tweaked : Ajax Doc Search structure and design
Fixed : Forum Archive Call to Action button not showing while logged in
New : Theme Settings > Doc Settings > Search
New : Post/Page preview popup (to enable this feature in link, add the class="tooltips" data-tooltip-content="#popup_view" attributes in anchor tag. And the URL should be the same website URL.)

1.2.5 (10 December 2020)

Tweaked : Disabled enter key press on Forum Topics Filter search input field
Tweaked : Ajax Doc search results
New : Search Keywords added added to the Hero widget
Updated : Demo Contents

1.2.4 (5 December 2020)

Fixed : Process tab
Tweaked : Background Style of Hero Elementor widget 

1.2.3 (28 November 2020)

Fixed : Js error through if Doc right sidebar hidden
Tweaked : One Click Demo Importer
Tweaked : Active color added to the Table of Contents on the Doc right sidebar.
Tweaked : Gutenberg editor style (Post Title typography and Blockquote style)

1.2.2 (23 November 2020)

Fixed : Anchor link not adding to Gutenberg titles
Tweaked : Responsiveness of the Doc article page (feedback links, comment form, comment lists)

1.2.1 (22 November 2020)

Updated : Redux Framework (to get the updated plugin for existing install- delete the old CreativeGigs Redux Framework plugin, then install it from Appearance > Install Plugins)
Tweaked : WordPress default visual editor turned on for bbPress forum posting for user.
Tweaked : Footnotes meta fields
Tweaked : Default list  content style

1.2.0 (13 November 2020)

Fixed : Chinese language not working on "Docs" widget's tab and "On this page" 
Fixed : OnePage duplicate description issue
Fixed : Table header color white on the OnePage doc
Fixed : Comment reply link arrow icon

1.1.9 (09 November 2020)

Fixed : Background color image not changing in Testimonial Carousel widget
Tweaked : WordPress core function sanitize_title() used instead of our custom function docly_get_slug function
Tweaked : RTL content directions

1.1.8 (07 November 2020)

New : RTL support
New : Theme Settings > Menu
Tweaked : Moved the Preloader settings to Theme Settings > General
Tweaked : Cheatsheet widget (WYSIWYG editor enabled in the content area)

1.1.7 (05 November 2020)

Tweaked : Ajax search enabled on the doc page's search form
Tweaked : Responsiveness of the theme

1.1.6 (31 October 2020)

Fixed : Custom slug not changing on the doc single page's breadcrumb
Fixed : Footer font colors settings on Theme Settings > Footer > Font Colors
Tweaked: Preset columns option added to Theme Settings > Footer
New : Child theme included with the theme package
New : Back to Top button added (Theme Settings > Back to Top)
New: Blog Grid and Blog Category Grid layout (You can select from Theme Settings > Blog)

1.1.5 (26 October 2020)

Fixed: OnePage documentation header
Fixed: Tab widget

..... [check the full changelogs in the changes.txt file]