Setting up your theme

Entering content and customizing the appearance of your website gets done via the WordPress built-in Customizer.
Once logged in, access the Customizer through the WordPress Dashboard:

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or directly from the Admin Bar, at the top of your website:

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The Customizer offers the following options:

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Let’s go through each one.

Site Identity

Enter your Site Title and Tagline in the respective fields. The title and tagline are the identity of your site and show up in search engine results. You can also upload an image to be used as an icon for your site, by clicking the Select Image button. Click Save & Publish to save your changes.

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Background

Deli features a full screen background image option. Click Select Image to upload an image or select one from your media library.

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If you prefer not to use a background image, you can click Select Color to choose a background color using the WordPress color picker.

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When you are done, click Save & Publish to save.

Layout

Deli has a single column layout. The column width can be adjusted to better fit your content. It can be set from 300 to 720 pixels wide, in increments of 10. Use the slider to adjust the column width and click Save & Publish to save your changes.

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Typography

Deli supports a wide variety of fonts, enabling you to customize the text to your liking. Choose a font for the header section as well as the content, then click Save & Publish to save your changes.

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Header

The header is the section that features your business name, info and/or logo. Enter your business name and info in the respective fields. You can specify the text and background colors of the section using the color picker as shown above.
If you’d like to upload a logo, click the Select Image button and upload an image or pick one from your media library. Click Save & Publish to save changes.

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About

In this section, you can enter a small paragraph which describes your business. You can pick the section colors using the color picker as shown above. Click Save & Publish to save.

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Contact Information

Enter your contact details (address, phone number, mobile phone number, fax number, email address) in the respective fields. You can pick the section colors using the color picker as shown above. Click Save & Publish to save.

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Map

Deli features a map that marks the location of your business. Use this guide to find your location coordinates at Google Maps and enter them in the respective fields.

While the rest of the sections adjust their height to the content automatically, the height of the map can be adjusted from 180 to 480 pixels tall, using the slider. Click Save & Publish to save changes when you’re done.

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Additional Information

Quick Specs

  • Main content width: 300 to 720px wide
  • Map height: 180 to 480px tall
  • Background image: any size, recommended at least 1000px wide