Review – Coastline Theme is a gorgeous portfolio WordPress theme developed by CSSIgniter along with all latest features. The Coastline is capable enough to outrank your competitors with it’s new way of showing contents, and also in SEO competition. The design of this WordPress portfolio theme is the result of latest HTML5 and CSS3 codes, which adds good page loading speed. The good thing about Coastline WordPress theme is that you can have peace of mind while making portfolio posts using custom post type. There are several user friendly feature to make your business portfolio site a better platform to display work and projects. Options like infinite scrolling, Menu-bar on the left sidebar and light-box image gallery makes it appealing as well as suitable for modern needs.
Coastline Useful Options Review :
There are couple of best options that you can follow to setup your portfolio website through Coastline theme. The theme is carefully integrated to work for Jetpack gallery plugin which consist of several options to display your images. The theme works with all Jetpack options like sharing, stats, galleries and more. Once you complete upload and setup process of this CSSIgniter portfolio theme you will be welcomed with default built-in page layouts which can be used as a static homepage. When you access customization options panel you will find same homepage layout as you will see on the demo. The performance like page loading speed or “Load more” on scroll loading really works as stated by developer.
Homepage of Coastline WordPress Theme has options to apply unique look or you can just continue with default one also. First one is 3 types of Jetpack Gallery Layouts, and all of them can be viewed from the options panel before you apply. A media layout is second alternate layout which can be replaced with Jetpack, if you want to put maximum focus on multimedia elements then you may select this style. The last one is personalized homepage layout, CSSigniter gives you user-friendly options so that you can make your own layout with page builder and widgets. Other changes like colour skin selection, font style for various elements and sidebar layout etc. can be edited from the live theme customizer.
Furthermore, Coastline Theme of CSSigniter let’s you edit and customize personalized menu with navigation section from where you can select the menu categories you would like to show. The widget space can be found at left menu sidebar, footer, blog section and you can insert (drag an drop) widgets from options page. It is advisable to select useful and limited widgets that doesn’t overload website with useless information. Suggestible widgets could be Social links, Search, Contact details etc. The website Logo or Background are easily replaceable, you can upload images for these areas from options panel. The menu available on the left sidebar is static so will not scroll during portfolio page scrolling, header elements are visible all time.
The Coastline theme let’s you customize each and every part of the theme thoroughly, if you look over demo then you will figure out that body section has elegant background. Moreover left sidebar (header) has custom background image, which can be replaced with any other image of your choice. Options page covers small to big options like SEO options, Pagination style (numeric, auto loading) etc. The blog page has unique 2 column body section to display excerpt and title on the left and featured image / gallery thumbnails on the right. You will see uniqueness in portfolio, blog, header and every other part of the theme.
There are seven post options given for blog page section, that means CSSigniter Coastline theme can also work for the people who only wants to use it as a blog. All seven post types are Standard Format, Link, Galley, Audio, Video, Quote, Image etc. Furthermore you can select custom colour scheme on the post basis, the options to select colour scheme are given on the post editor sidebar. The package has default templates like Archive page, Contact page, About page, Work (portfolio) page with necessary widgets, short-codes and plugins powered by CSSIgniter.
Final Though for CSSigniter Coastline :
This premium portfolio WordPress Theme is advisable for the people like designers, photographers, freelance workers, logo designers, artists and all those people who wants to use image / multimedia as a main source to present their work or experience. CSSIgniter team has nice customer support and very reasonable theme price that is suitable for low budget people as well. If you are a blogger wanting to change boring old look of the website, then still you can use it as a blog. Multi-purpose layout is the main benefit of using Coastline that makes it must have theme for business and blog need.
Coastline Basic Features :
- Responsive and look perfect on all devices
- Infinite content scrolling : Scroll and see more contents
- Jetpack support : Tight integration to use all jetpack features
- Post format : Choose right post style before writing blog post
- Related portfolio posts displayed automatically under each post
- Unique blog featured page style
- Header Design : Left sidebar with menu, logo and widgets
- Homepage : 3 columns thumbnail grid with on hover title display