Review : Runway Theme from StudioPress is a genesis child WordPress theme inspired from Pinterest to bring graphic content on the front view. Runway WordPress Theme has clean and elegant structure to create a great content sharing blog platform for fashion, entertain or other niche. As the theme is inspired by fashion bloggers and Pinterest it is fully versatile and can be used for as many purpose as you want. The has best canvas to showcase images and take full benefit of the pinterest social media integration. The mobile ready Pinterest blogging theme can work on all screen resolutions without creating any trouble and this way internet users who have tablet or hand held smartphones can enjoy reading surfing images and texts on your blog.
Runway Genesis Theme Features “
Pin Button : StudioPress Runway child theme has pin-it hover button to which can work smoothly with Image Pinner plugin made by Collective Bias. Once you install and setup this plugin on your blog then reader’s can easily pin your content on their profile and share it with other followers. Full instruction guide to setup this plugin is provided with this theme and in few moments your blog will have direct pin posting button.
Navigation Bar : The navigation menubar of Runway WordPress Theme is great design from Genesis child them developers. When you are available on the top of the blog you will find broad menubar with custom logo image and menubar. But at the time of scrolling downside on the page you will see a static menubar on the top of the header in dark style, the static menu style is made available to provide all time access to the menu menubar especially while scrolling. In common blogging themes menus go invisible when user starts scrolling on the bottom side.
The homepage is populated with slider to display best images or posts available on the blog, Runway theme can highlight best articles on slider with automatic slideshow mode. Three columns structure is used to display latest posts on the homepage featured board, and user can get access to the full post by clicking the title or featured image displayed on the screen. If you have opened demo page then you will see big images on sidebar (right side), actually those elements are directly fetched from the pin-board using Pinterest RSS widget plugin. This plugin let’s you configure settings to choose boards from your Pinterest profiles and choose size of pins.
Colors Choice : If we talk about color scheme possibility of Runway Genesis Child WordPress Theme then it is infinite because color creator tool is available on the options panel. But for the quick beginning you are provide eight professional and all round compatible color schemes that are cobalt, emerald, plum, crimson, aqua, gold, pink and default. The color scheme and font style also plays vital role to impress reader’s to come again on the blog. It’s been proved that low quality and unoptimized blogs always creates high bounce rate by loosing valuable traffic.
Custom Layouts : The Runway theme comes with two sidebar layouts where you can post best widgets to share contents like recent posts, recent comments, social buttons, newsletter widgets etc. The position available for both side is only available for the different choices, some blogger would prefer to set it on left and some like it on default (right) position. Layout position has nothing to do with ranking or performance, it’s just about choice of the blog owners.
StudioPress Runway WordPress Theme is a very advanced genesis child theme in current date which serves blogger’s dream to create Pinterest style blog platform. The set of built in widgets and plugins makes your task even more easier. The design of genesis framework keeps revising constantly by releasing new feature update and that’s the reason why most of bloggers and website owners prefer to use Genesis framework and child themes from StudioPress.
Runway WordPress Theme Features :
- Best viewing experience on mobile screens
- 8 color schemes for optimum look
- Sticky menu-bar for dynamic all time visibility
- Matching Pin-it on hover button support
- Upload logo using simple uploader feature
- Two post and page layout options : Content-Sidebar, Sidebar-Content
- Blog page template
- Archives page
- Columns template for news style content posts
- Featured images support
- Pinterest Image Pinner plugin
- Simple Social icons plugin
- Pinterest RSS widget
- Documentation and full guide with support
Price Plan :
Child Theme + Genesis Framework : $99.95