First, thank you for purchasing our theme!
This guide provides instructions for installation, help on getting started and extensive documentation of features. It is recommended you read it thoroughly to fully leverage the Pray theme's capabilities. Please also make sure to check out our Video Tutorials as they explain everything covered in here in greater depth. We hope you enjoy building with Pray as much as we enjoyed developing it and continue to develop with new features!
Server requirements is one of the key factors for WordPress and Pray theme, it is highly recommended to use a server which supports the following requirements. We explain about WordPress, Pray, WooCommerce server requirements.
|PHP||Version 7 or greater.
|MySQL||Version 5.6 or greater.
|MariaDB||Version 10.0 or greater. Only required if you are not using MySQL.
|HTTPS||Supported by the server.
We recommends following server settings for Our WordPress Theme:
|PHP||Version 5.6 or greater.|
|MySQL||Version 5.6 or greater|
|mod_rewrite||The Apache module needs to be activated for pretty permalinks.|
|GD Library||The library needs to be installed for Captcha and Image cropping.|
|cURL||Supported by the server.|
|OpenSSL||Supported by the server.|
|allow_url_fopen||Supported by the server.|
|post_max_size||32 MB or greater|
|upload_max_filesize||32 MB or greater|
|memory_limit||128 MB or greater|
|max_execution_time||120s or greater|
|max_input_vars||The minimum value is 4000 but the recommended is 6000.|
Pray support WooCommerce officially so it is best to make sure your server also supports this plugin requirements if you are going to set up a shop.To learn about the plugin server requirements, read the official article.
Before beginning the installation and configuring of your new theme, you must first have WordPress already installed on a server.
If you are struggling, here is a very detailed guide at Wordpress Codex that will walk you through every step.
Once you have setup a copy of WordPress, there are two ways you can go about installing the theme:
Unzip the download and upload the theme directory /Pray/ into your WordPress themes directory /wp-content/themes/.
This is definitely the easier route for most. Simply navigate to Appearance > Themes > Add New > Upload Theme. Click the 'browse' button and locate the still zipped theme folder. The theme will be uploaded and installed in a matter of seconds.
After you have installed the theme successfully, you can optionally import the supplied dummy data in order to get a feel for things. If you're interested in importing the data, please check the Demo Data section below
Once you have installed and activated our theme you will be prompted to install required and recommended plugins. Just click the link to Begin installing plugins.
Next, check boxes to select all the plugins you want to install, select the bulk action of install from the dropdown box and then click the button to apply.
Next, just click the link to Return to Required Plugins Installer.
Select the plugins you had installed, and then apply the bulk action to activate them.
Finally, you will got a confirmation notice that your plugins were activeded.
To help you set up website with the least efforts, we include in the theme package dummy content file. After installing it, all content seen on the live demo will be imported except for images/videos.
There are two methods you can use, one is using our One-click Importer, the other is Importing manually. To go with the former option, please follow the steps below:
Now you have a website just like our demo, with the pictures replaced by grey images.
HERE IS OUR VIDEO TUTORIAL TO HELP YOU THROUGH THE PROCESS
(Please note the video shown is from our Pray theme, but the same process applies)
To imprort demo content by yourself, please follow some steps below:
You need to extra theme package file. And then:
1. Go to Tools on the CPT UI menu
2. Open file taxonomies.json on the the path: wp-pray > inc > demo-data > demo-data > taxonomies.json.
3. Copy all content of taxonomies.json file and then paste it into Import Taxonomies text area on Taxonomies tab.
1. Go to Tools on the CPT UI menu
2. Open file post-type.json on the the path: wp-pray > inc > demo-data > demo-data > post-type.json.
3. Copy all content of post-type.json file and then paste it into Import Post Type text area.
2. You need upload two files on the path below:
1. Go to Wp Pray Options, click Import/Export.
2. Click Import from File
3. Open file options.json on the the path: wp-pray > inc > demo-data > demo-data > options.json .
4. Copy all content of options.json file and then paste it into text area.
1. Go to Wp Pray Options, click Import/Export.
2. Click Import from File
3. Open file setting.json on the the path: wp-pray > inc > demo-data > demo-data > setting.json .
4. Copy all content of setting.json file and then paste it into text area.
You need to install Widget Importer & Exporter plugin before.
1. Go to Widget Importer & Exporter on the Tools menu
2. You shoud be able to find it following the path: wp-pray > inc > demo-data > demo-data > widgets.wie .
3. Click button Browse and upload file widgets.wie
To be more perfect site you must make sure all images availble.
Now you have a website just like our demo.
This is plugin required all our themes
This plugin provides an easy to use interface to create and administer custom post types and taxonomies in WordPress. This plugin is created for WordPress 4.x.
If you need dedicated support for this plugin, please visit: Custom Post Type UI
After installation, you will be suggested to install additional plugins. To install them and activate, please navigate to Plugins, you will see a list of required and optional plugins. We recommend that you install the following to get the best of our theme:
Visual Composer is the most popular drag and drop editor for wordpress.
If you need dedicated support for this component, please visit: Visual Composer on Code Canyon
Create a responsive (mobile friendly) or fullwidth slider with must-see-effects and meanwhile keep or build your SEO optimization (all content always readable for search engines). See the heaps of custom transitions/animations for each object on the page!
Customize this slider with our convenient drag & drop backend to your very needs. This plugin features tons of unique transition effects, an image preloader, video embedding, autoplay that stops on user interaction and lots of easy to set options to create your own effects.
For premium support with this plugin please visit: Revolution Slider on Code Canyon
Contact Form 7 is one of the most popular form builders for wordpress.
We have created styles ready for you to use within your Pray theme.
For detailed inforamtion and support on this plugin, please go to: Contact Form 7
Flex Map is a wordpress map plugin that provides many features with different map types such as creating area mapping, polygone, polyline, circle, rectangle, single markers, street view markers.
With a simple visual map editor, It is extremely easy to make and place your map anywhere on your frontend wordpress site.
For detailed inforamtion and support on this plugin, please go to: Flex Map
With the Page Options specially built for our themes, you can easily customize General, Header, Page Title and Footer of every page.
Custom: Enable/Disable custom style mode.
Layout: You can select the layout you want to display.
Page Overlay Color: Choose color for page title.
Portfolio and Pricing are created using Shortcodes. For more detailed instruction, please head to Shortcode > CMS Grid
Testimonials Teamand Services are created using Shortcodes. For more detailed instruction, please head to Shortcode > CMS Carousel
To Add Widget on Sidebar, please following these steps:
The options panel is home to all of the theme's extensive configuration options. To view the panel, click on Appearance > Pray Option in the left-hand menu. Here you have the ability to alter many core aspects that make up how your theme looks and behaves. Any of the options that have some ambiguity to them conviently have descriptions to explain their purpose.
With our built-in importer, you will be able to get your site ready in a flash. Simply select a layout and click Import now to start importing demo data.
You can select an image file in your library or upload a new file from your computer to set as logo. Follow the steps below to set up your logo:
Result for logo:
Your logo will appear on the Header as below:
All options relating to Page Title and Breadcrumb can be found here.
On this section, Pray theme had some available fonts for you. If you want to set a special font for a special class, you only need to insert your class into Selector section, and choose the font that you want on the Font dropdown box. Finally, you click Save changes and see your result, all completed.
1. Copy class that you want to change.
2. Select Font Family, Font Weight & Style and paste class on Selector section.
Visual Composer is a powerful Wordpress page builder that allows you to create complex page layouts without touching a single line of code. To switch to Visual Composer's Backend Editor, click on this button:
When Visual Composer's editing pane comes up, click on either of these buttons to Add Element.
A shortcode selecting panel will show up, you can see all the shortcode available in the theme. Select the one you would like to use.
You will then encounter a setting panel for the shortcode (each shortcode has it own setting options), after a bit of configuration, it will show up nicely on your page.
After creating posts items, it to display them in a page using CMS Grid shortcode.
After creating portfolio items, it's time to display them in a page using CMS Grid shortcode.
After creating testimonial items, it's time to display them in a page using CMS Carousel shortcode.
After creating member items, it's time to display them in a page using CMS Carousel shortcode.
To translation the theme, i suggest you using Loco plugin. This plugin can help you do all things easy.
Please read guide document for detail here: Loco Translate
Our themes are optimized by with H1, H2, H3, H4, H5 tags, clean code, HTML5 but if you want to get higher ranking on search engines, you must need some help from SEO plugins and Google Pagespeed Service:
You can update our theme using some ways bellow1. Update theme using Envato WordPress Toolkit
2. You can update manual theme
If you have any troubles while using auto update ( It is likely to be a permissions issue ) then you may want to manually update the theme via FTP or Cpanel.
Download the latest version of the theme on ThemeForest download page and simply replace with the old one via FTP or Cpanel.