We are happy to introduce you with Foodie Pro which is a genesis child theme by by Shay Bocks. It is listed on StudioPress from where you can purchase child theme and genesis framework (required). This is a super clean and minimalist blogging theme for food bloggers and recipe writers.
If you want to start a journal site to share all your special recipes or food related news then look no more. This premium WordPress theme is great for recipe and all other types of blog websites.
Genesis Foodie Pro Features Review :
Recipe Plugin Support : When you install this WordPress theme then you can turn it to any type of blog. But if you are starting a special website or blog to share food recipes then we have good news for you. Developers has integrated Easy Recipe plugin styling support. So you can install free or premium version of this WordPress plugin. And soon you will start posting all recipes in best readable style.
This plugin will add a recipes listing icon on the toolbar area of post editor. Clicking this recipe listing icons will show you a tabbed box to provide all recipes details. It provides multiple tabs to add details, photos, nutrition, notes, paste etc. Each of these tabs will show you a content window with options to add author name, ingredients, instructions, preparation time, cook time etc.
Hence, authors can easily display all instructions and other details in step by step mode. So visitors can easily read and learn cooking from recipes listed on your site. This is free and optional plugin so yo can use it if you want to share recipes in style.
Customize Easily :
Mostly, bloggers are not familiar with coding and manual styling work. So what they really need is easy options panel controls. Foodie Pro genesis theme does exactly the same. It offers a customizer with options list that includes : Colors, Background image, Typography etc.
In addition it has Widgets, Breadcrumbs, Site layout, Content archives, Header, Comments and many other options. So what you need to edit your website is just load customizer and specify your preference with ready options. And it will show you preview of chances in live preview box. So you can save changes and apply them to your site instantly.
Recipe Index : The page templates list covers this page templates which can be found in pages list on editor screen. When you choose “Recipe Index” template from editor then you become eligible to create index page. This index page allows you to use genesis widgets to display featured posts. The widgets helps you to pick best categories to display recipes or other blog posts. Apart from that, you can choose image size, post view style, image position, number of posts, all or specific category.
Foodie Pro let’s you create an index page where people can see new posts from best recipes category. The index page can be helpful when you want to display articles from only selected category areas. You can use one or multiple widgets to add multiple category sections. Widgets will help you use full-width style, one half, one third, one fourth and many other grid layout for archive and index pages.
Other Features : StudioPress Food Blog Theme
Custom Homepage : What you see in live demo is a widgeized homepage with multiple content blocks. Each section in home demo is added using custom genesis plugins. The frontpage has 3 sections : Home Top, Home Middle and Home Bottom.
The top of the homepage sections shows a slider. This slideshow is added using genesis custom slider plugin.The other sections show “Featured Post” entries like recipes, blog posts etc. These sections are managed with “Genesis Featured Posts” widget.
Genesis widgets are so powerful as they gives you freedom to choose title, grid layouts, thumbnails size, excerpt, total posts and more. Foodie Pro Theme homepage is very flexible and that’s why it won’t show you pagination bar like traditional blogs. But you can add link to blog page using text widget.
I recommend this responsive WordPress food blog template to all recipe kings and food bloggers. It has great features to help you succeed as blogger for food and all other niches.
More Features :
- Custom styling options for Archives page
- 6 ad locations : Before header, Primary/Secondary sidebar
- Footer widget areas : Good for banner and other widgets
- Post bottom ads : After post entry widget
- About me widget (sidebar) : Author details and image (Gravatar)
- Social media icons
- Enews extended widget : Increase email subscribers
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