Actual Salient Reviews!
Extended Feature List
Front-end & Back-end Page Builder – Create and manage your website with ease. Salient includes a highly tailored version of the popular WPbakery Page Builder plugin with a fresh new interface design.
Many Available Demos – Salient provides ultra high quality demos all available to import with one click. Whether you’re a photographer, agency, or anything in between, Salient will take your online presence to a new level.
World Class, Award Winning Design – Each element & layout available in Salient is meticulously planned and designed to ensure the highest possible level of detail.
Lifetime Updates, Proven Track Record – Salient has been consistently delivering feature-packed updates for over 9 years. Owning a single license gives you access to free updates for life.
Shape Dividers – Take your design to the next level with our exclusive shape dividers. Easily control sizing, position, color, and much more.
Cascading Images – Impress your audience with another Salient exclusive feature. Overlap images with ease by using our cascading images element and even optionally allow them to parallax on scroll!
Page Transitions – Choose between multiple page transitions available for a beautiful & fluid user experience or turn them off all together if desired.
4 Icon Packs – Salient has one of the most complete icon sets available on all of ThemeForest. Available families include: Iconminds ($59 value), FontAwesome, Steadysets & Linea.
Multi Layer Mouse Based Parallax – Wow your users by creating an astonishing parallax scene which is animated via the users mouse movement. Silky smooth performance & works on mobile as well based on tilting the device.
Masonry Image Galleries – Create beautiful galleries with ease! Enjoy all of the styles available for portfolio items, but with drag & drop ordering & easy bulk uploading.
Megamenu Built In – No need to rely on plugins. Choose your columns and display your megamenu full width or boxed within the site container.
Fullscreen Rows – An extraordinarily powerful & exclusive feature that transforms your page builder rows into an exciting story in one click. Animated between your rows with high-performance transitions that also work on mobile.
Off Canvas Menu – Salient provides a powerful off canvas menu option with 4 different styles that can be used on desktop/mobile displays
High Performance Animations – Say goodbye to outdated choppy animations. Take note of the frame rate at which the theme animations display at – your users will appreciate the time spent on performance optimization. It’s silky smooth.
Exclusive Sliders – Get access to multiple sliders custom tailored/created just for Salient. You’ll enjoy exclusive features such as smooth parallax scrolling, image/video backgrounds & awesome functionality such as having your each of your slides alter the header navigation coloring from light to dark.
Advanced Typography – Currently offering over 800 font families all with precision options available such as line height, letter spacing, font weight, font style, font size & text transform. Live font previews are also available right in the options panel.
Multiple Blog Styles – Salient offers tons of blog layouts to choose from. Each of the styles seen below can also be displayed full width or with a sidebar.
- Auto Masonry
- Material Masonry
- Masonry Enhanced
- Masonry Metro
- Left Aligned Image List
- Minimal List
- Classic List
Multiple Single Post Layouts – Choose from one of the three single post headers available that’s most appropriate for your website.
Truly Customizable Portfolio – Salient offers 7 project styles and unlimited layouts for each one. Fine-tune masonry layouts, project grid spacing, coloring, custom content in project grid & much more! Take a look at the styles below and various layouts!
- Modern Masonry
- Contained Masonry
- Portfolio Slider
- Meta Overlaid With Zoom
- Meta Overlaid
- Custom Content Grid
- Meta From Bottom
Infinite Scroll option for Blog & Portfolio – Among the many pagination options, the infinite scroll allows your users to load the next page of items while scrolling down for a seamless browsing experience.
Graphically Intuitive Shortcode Generator – Even though a powerful visual page builder is included, sometimes shortcodes still come in handy. The shortcode generator included in Salient offers an easy-to-use interface with powerful options for all elements and is usable in both visual & text tabs!
AJAX Search – Optionally give your users a helpful selections of the top search results for their search terms as they’re typing
Extensive Theme Options – Salient features an exceptionally organized/designed options panel that provides you with hundreds of options in an intuitive manner. Currently there are 17 different option panels and subcategories within them.
Unlimited Color Options – Easily create color schemes for your website with unlimited options. Oh, did we mention color gradients are supported for tons of our elements as well?
Powerful Lightboxes – fancyBox3 & Magnific are available for you to choose from. Custom elements in Salient such as the Video lightbox, image galleries & sliders are all integrated with them.
Valid HTML5 – Because the insides are just as important as what the user sees.
Extensive WooCommerce Support – Multiple product styles & single product layouts available, AJAX shopping cart, Single page product zoom gallery, page builder available on single product pages & more!
Exclusive HTML5 Particle System – Upload images to create an interactive particle design with ease. Only available in Salient, view a demo here!
Boxed & Wide layouts – Salient offers a global setting that can change your website from the default wide display to a boxed setup where you can set a background image/color to display behind the boxed container
Sortable Portfolio – Set up filters for your portfolio instances from categories you create which will sort through the projects without delay.
Built-in “love” system – Provides a way to track what projects/posts are most loved on your website. Can be optionally used.
Salient Social Sharing Plugin – Our exclusive plugin allows you to share the current page to various social services in a stylish manner.
Footer Column Options – Control your footer widget area by selecting the available column (layouts offered range from 2-4 columns)
SEO Optimized – Care was taken when coding Salient and search engines will appreciate it.
Translation-Ready – Salient includes the .po/.mo files and is ready to be translated into your desired language.
And Much More! – Check out the growing list of demos!
Changelog & Update History
The current version is 15.0.8: Released on January 12th, 2023.Click here to view the changelog
Some of the sample images viewed in the 4 legacy demos (Old School Creative, Classic One Page, Original, Ascend) are for demo purposes only and are not included with your purchase. These images are courtesy of:
Pedro Conti, Julian Burford, Ellen Su, Mark Sebastian, Christopher Schoenbohm, Dave Fayram, Dean Oakley, Breno Bitencourt, Carianoff, Aurimas, Matt Scribner, and Daniele Zedda
Special thanks to Font Fabric & Dario Ferrando for his Linea Icon set as well!