SeaShell is a professional WordPress blog theme, with a modern responsive design, awesome typography and focus on readability. It’s highly customizable so it can match your personal taste.
Seashell features list
- Custom Colors For Posts and Pages – Add a specific color to each post or page with the easy-to-use color pickers. Make your most important stories stand out.
- Smart Categories – Assign a custom color, background image and sidebar to each category. It’s a great addition to organizing your website content with WordPress categories.
- Flexible Blog Layouts – You can choose from several different blog page templates. Each blog page can display posts from one or more specific categories, so you can have a different layout and style for each category.
- Quick Post Navigation – A sticky post navigation follows you while you read, allowing you to jump to any post quickly and easily.
- Post Formats Support – Seashell supports video, audio, image, quote, gallery and link post formats. Common WordPress embedding features like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are supported as well.
- Flexible Post Meta Data – Choose whether you want to use icons for date, author, comments, categories/tags and sharing and order them the way you want to.
- Responsive Design – Your content will scale seamlessly on all of today’s modern devices including desktops, laptops, tablets and mobile phones
- Branding – Seashell provides options for unlimited fonts and color combinations, as well as dedicated sections to upload your logo and icons
- Social Sharing Integrated – Seashell provides full social sharing integration for your blog posts. Simply choose and reorder the social networks you wish to use.
- Custom Widgets – Alongside the standard WordPress widgets, Seashell features several custom widgets that further extend its functionality.
- Shortcodes – Add complex elements to your content easily with 12 flexible shortcodes – columns, highlights, dropcaps, buttons, pull quotes, progress bars and social icons, to name just a few.
- Unlimited Sidebars – You can create as many sidebars as you need and connect them to specific posts or pages. The footer area is also widgetized!
- Built-in Theme Translator – Easily modify or translate any text on your website through the theme options panel.
- One Click Updates – You can connect your website with the Envato official API to be notified about upcoming updates through your Admin Dashboard. Every time a Seashell update is released, you can update with a single click, just like you would for any other theme hosted on the official WordPress repository.
- Setup guide – Learn step-by-step, how to setup Seashell and all of its options, quickly and easily with our comprehensive documentation.
- One-click demo content import – Demo content is included, so you get a website similar to our demo, ready to start tweaking!
- Added: Styling for Blocks (coming with the new WordPress editor in version 5.0)
- Improved: Fully tested and ready for WordPress 5.0
- Improved: Envato Market plugin is now recommended for theme updates
- Fixed: Several minor styling issues
- Added: Initial support for the upcoming new WordPress content editor (Gutenberg)
- Improved: Styling for GDPR cookie consent checkbox field in comment form
- Fixed: Minor styling issues in various browsers
- Added: Options to filter/order authors (Authors List Template)
- Added: Option to display caption on featured images (Theme Options -> Blog -> Single Post)
- Added: Option to exclude specific languages from RTL mode (Theme Options -> General)
- Added: Option to enter Google Maps API key for contact form template (Theme Options -> Contact)
- Improved: Redux theme options framework major update
- Fixed: Translation strings on comment form fields not working properly (Theme Options -> Translation)
- Fixed: Minor styling issues
* Fixed: Problem with editing categories in WP 4.5
* Fixed: SeaShell widgets throwing notices in WordPress 4.3 if WP_DEBUG mode is enabled * Fixed: Scrolling issue on some mobile devices
* Fixed: Issue with share buttons on mobiles
* Added: Support for Google structured data (updated and hcard fields) * Added: Share buttons will now display on mobile phones as well * Added: Option to remove all posts from home page and use static content only (Theme Options -> Home Page) * Improved: Video widget now works on SSL websites too * Improved: Minor CSS improvements and tweaks for reported glitches * Fixed: Home page pagination issue on specific website configurations
* Added: Home page options - you can filter posts on home page by specific categoires and tags * Added: Options to set explicit height of subheader area as well as top position of content inside of it * Added: Logo option for devices with retina displays * Added: Comments support for pages * Added: Option to change color for meta icon hovers and button hovers * Added: Option to remove featured image on single posts * Added: Allowed usage of shortcodes in page subtitles * Added: Allowed usage of shortcodes in category descriptions * Added: Allowed usage of shortcodes in tag descriptions * Added: Support for paginated content on pages using <!--nextpage--> tag * Added: Option to exclude specific users from author page template * Added: Translation strings for comments form * Improved: Page speed - using better technique for loading CSS to improve website performance * Improved: All widgets fully supports new customizer in WP 3.9+ * Improved: Prevented pagination issue on homepage caused by Facebook WordPress plugin * Improved: Display comments if discussion is closed for particular post but it contains some comments already * Changed: Removed automatic detection of post description/excerpt for social media sharing (in favor of using SEO by Yoast or similar plugin) * Fixed: Pagination issue on search page when using more than one word in search query * Fixed: Missing image for Pinterest share * Fixed: Minor CSS improvements and tweaks for reported glitches
* Added: Option to change sidebar color * Added: Support for YARPP related post plugin * Added: Option to enable captions on galleries * Added: Page template to list all authors * Added: Option to enable excerpt instead of full content * Added: Support for custom color and subheader if page is set as "posts page" * Added: Option to enable "#" anchor position for "read more" button * Improved: Description field for Facebook share * Fixed: Post titles on single post template changed to H1 * Minor CSS improvements and tweaks
* Added: Full width page template with no sidebar * Added: Meta icons list style * Improved: Translation options * Improved: Main CSS file added to default style.css so it can be modified via theme editor * Minor CSS improvements and tweaks
* NEW FEATURE: RTL support * Page load optimization, fewer http requests * CSS improvements * Responsive CSS improvements * Fixed small navigation issue on iPhone 5 * Fixed custom colors in navigation menu
* Initial release
Sources & CreditsJS
- Flexslider – http://flexslider.woothemes.com
- FitVids – http://fitvidsjs.com/
- Magnific Popup – http://dimsemenov.com/plugins/magnific-popup/
- Skrollr – https://github.com/Prinzhorn/skrollr
- Waypoints – http://imakewebthings.com/jquery-waypoints/
- ScrollToFixed – https://github.com/bigspotteddog/ScrollToFixed
- MatchMedia – https://github.com/paulirish/matchMedia.js/
- Redux Options Framework – http://reduxframework.com/
- Simple PHP Captcha – http://www.abeautifulsite.net/blog/2011/01/a-simple-php-captcha-script/
- TGM Plugin Activation – http://tgmpluginactivation.com/
- Pixelentity Theme Update Class – http://pixelentity.com/
- Font Awesome – http://fortawesome.github.io/Font-Awesome/
Images used on demo website are purchased from ShutterStock and downloaded from Unsplash and they are all credited to their respective creator/owner. These images are not included in theme package.