Review : Wintersong Pro theme by StudioPress is a simple child blogging theme for Genesis Framework. The Wintersong Pro WordPress theme is a best gift to the professional bloggers who love to blog on clean and minimal looking platform. The theme only provides one sidebar on the left side which can be used as a header too, all those elements that you find on header can be placed on left navigation panel. The useful contents like Logo / Author image, Menu, Social follower icon can be displayed on sidebar section. The color scheme of sidebar and body section are selected in elegant mode with hence you will not find any lines or distraction between both sections
The Wintersong Pro WordPress Theme is only optimized for the passionate bloggers, therefore you will find all features and optimization centered around blog visibility. The font style and spacing plays vita role when it comes to keep readers focused on text information displayed with post. The theme has been developed with CSS3 style codes and HTML5 version to prepare a clean coded blog template which can retain excellent performance. Responsive design is capable to support all mobiles and handy internet devices that are available in the market, the trend of mobile internet user is highly increasing day by day. For that reason it is necessary that any blog or website should have adaptive website to welcome all types of users.
The Wintersong Pro Genesis child theme is made over single column and full width layout structure. Normally you get 6 page layout options with different sidebar positions but here you will not get other five layouts. Only full-width layout is given with fixed header widget options available on the left side. There is an additional page template given for the purpose of adding campaign or promotion. Right below Logo section you can add custom text message of your choice which can be anything about yourself, welcome message or keyword rich tagline to help your blog gain better ranking. The first version of this theme was released on 10th Feb 2013 and right now what you can see is updated version recently released with minimal and SEO friendly design.
The Wintersong Pro theme supports most of the WordPress standard features like custom menus, threaded comments, Google web fonts and custom header design. All these are basic yet necessary features which gives you power to change color, fonts and design of your blog for personalized look. The page navigation is supported by Numeric pagination buttons so that visitors may quickly go over other pages by clicking the buttons of page number. The images displayed with posts are available with various options like left alignment, right alignment, center alignment and caption mode. What makes this genesis blogging WordPress theme is the light weight page structure and minimal design and having this theme for your blog can make you winner in the SEO competition.
There are some creative bloggers who may prefer to add colorful background shades or custom images but it is not a big deal for this theme. Because framework provides all the power to make desired changes with Wintersong Pro theme. The only restriction is that you can only continue with full-width page layout as this theme is mainly released with a goal to only bring content in the main focus instead of plenty of sidebar widgets.
Wintersong Pro WordPress Theme Features :
- Social icons with floating design
- Left sidebar (Header) : Post custom links, texts, social widget, Image / Logo
- Full width page layout
- Landing page available
- Numeric page navigation at bottom
- WP 3.0 custom menus support
- Thin line used to separate each post and sidebar sections
- Elegant and clean layout
- Genesis 2.0 framework required
- Select image position : Caption, Left / Center / right
- SEO friendly navigation
- Clean W3C validated
- Lifetime update : Framework and Child theme
Price Plan :
Child Theme + Genesis Framework : $99.95