Get 70% off when you upgrade to Sampression Pro using the Coupon Code: Buy Now

Sampression Lite Documentation

Sampression Lite Documentation

Installing a Sampression Theme

Uploading via the WordPress Dashboard

Use the WP Dashboard to easily install your theme:

  1. Download a theme from sampression.com – a compressed .zip file will be downloaded to your computer.
  2. On your dashboard, go to: Themes › Install Themes › Upload.
  3. Go to: Appearance › Themes and Activate the theme.
Uploading via FTP

You can also upload the un-zipped file to a folder on your site via FTP:

  1. Download a theme from sampression.com – a compressed .zip file will be downloaded to you computer.
  2. Extract the downloaded folder to your computer.
  3. Use FTP to login to your site and upload the theme folder to the wp-content/themes/ folder.
  4. Open your WordPress Dashboard and go to: Appearance › Themes and Activate the theme.

Widgets

To add widgets in the footer
  1. Login to WordPress Admin
  2. Go to: Appearance › Widgets
  3. Sampression Lite has three Widget Areas: Bottom Widget 1, Bottom Widget 2, Bottom Widget 3 in the Home Page
  4. Search, Recent Posts, Recent Posts, Recent Comments, Archives, Categories and Meta are placed by default under Bottom Widget 1.
  5. Drag available widgets to the widget areas you want.
  6. Click Save to save the changes.
To add widgets in the footer
  1. Login to WordPress Admin
  2. Go to: Appearance › Widgets
  3. Sampression Lite has one Widget Area: Inner Sidebar for the inner pages.
  4. Drag and drop as many widgets as you want to the Inner Sidebar Widget Area.

Drag and drop as many widgets as you want to the Inner Sidebar Widget Area.

Theme Options

To upload a logo for your site:

Use the WP Dashboard to easily install your theme:

  1. Login to WordPress Admin
  2. Go to: Appearance › Theme Options
  3. Click on the Logo & Icons Tab
  4. Browse or enter logo URL
  5. Tick the box below if you do not want to use Logo
  6. Click on the Save button to save the changes.
To upload Favicon and apple touch icons:
  1. Login to WordPress Admin
  2. Go to: Appearance › Theme Options
  3. Browse or enter Favicon / Apple Touch Icon URL
  4. Tick the box below if you do not want to use Favicon / Apple Touch Icon
  5. Click on the Save button to save the changes.
To upload links to your social media pages:
  1. Login to WordPress Admin
  2. Go to: Appearance › Theme Options
  3. Click on the Social Media Tab
  4. Insert links to your social media pages
  5. Click on the Save button to save the changes.
To insert custom codes into header and footer:
  1. Login to WordPress Admin
  2. Go to: Appearance › Theme Options
  3. Click on the Advanced Tab
  4. Write/Paste the codes which you want to insert in Header. This will be inserted before the
    </head>

    tag in the header of the document.

  5. Write/Paste the codes which you want to insert in Footer. For eg. custom styles, scripts, etc. This will be inserted before the
    </body>

    tag in the footer of the document.

  6. Click on the Save button to save the changes.

Header

Adding images in the Header section
  1. Login to WordPress Admin
  2. Go to: Appearance › Header
  3. Click on the Logo & Icons Tab
  4. Select the image to be shown at your website’s header by uploading from your computer or choosing from your media library. After selecting an image you will be able to crop it – the suggested width is 960 pixels and the suggested height is 152 pixels.
  5. Click on the Save changes and the header will appear in your website
Changing/Removing images in the Header
  1. Login to WordPress Admin
  2. Go to: Appearance › Header
  3. Choose one of your previously uploaded headers, or click on the random option – this option will show a different header image in each pages.
  4. Click on the Save changes after you’ve changed the header images
  5. To remove a header image simply click “Remove Header Image” – this will remove the header image and you will not be able to restore any customizations.
Header text and text colour section
  1. Login to WordPress Admin
  2. Go to: Appearance › Header
  3. Tick the “Header Text” box if you want a text to appear in the header alongside your header image
  4. Do not tick if you don’t want header text
  5. Click “Select Colour” and select a colour for the header text
  6. Click on the Save changes after you’re finished

Background

Adding images to the Background section
  1. Login to WordPress Admin
  2. Go to: Appearance › Background
  3. Select the image to be shown at your website’s background by uploading from your computer or choosing from your media library. You will get a preview on top of the page.
  4. Select the Display Options you want.
  5. Click on the Save changes after you’re finished.
Removing images from the Background section
  1. Login to WordPress Admin
  2. Go to: Appearance › Background
  3. Click “Remove Background Image” – this will remove the background image. Please note that you will not be able to restore any of your customizations once the image has been removed.
  4. Click on the Save changes after you’re finished.

Menus

By default Sampression Lite supports only one menu that will appear on the top right of the header.

To create menus:

  1. Login to WordPress Admin
  2. Go to: Appearance › Menus
  3. Under Edit Menus “Create a new menu”, give it a menu name and Create Menu.

Claim your 70% Discount Coupon today!!

x
[woocommerce_social_login_buttons return_url="http://www.sampression.com/my-account"]

We’ll never post to Twitter or Facebook without your permission. For more info, please see Our Privacy Policy.