Getting Started with Flothemes

The following article explains what is required when getting started with Flothemes. You need the following elements, hosting, a domain and WordPress.org.

Flothemes Image Sizes

Saving images for the web has always been bit of a mystery for many. Uploading images that are heavy (read original image sizing at 5000px width, unoptimized images) will not only create issues with the user experience on your site, but will also affect your SEO strategy (loading speed, bounce rate, ranking, etc). This article […]

Full Screen Images for Web and Where You've Went Wrong

A common daily question we receive is about full screen image sizes. The following article aims to cover some details on “full screen” image sizing, why full screen is not correct for the web, and how using standard ratio images won’t work for Full Size slideshows. Before we get started, this is general guidelines, we can’t […]

How to Update Themes

You have your new theme, and now you want to update it, the following tutorial explains how to update your Flothemes site. NOTE! You’ll see a message that warns you that you’ll loose the customizations made to the theme. Only customizations/changes made to the theme files will be lost, if you are going to customize the […]

Number of posts per page

Very often you’ll want to change how many posts are showing on your Blog page or any other archive page.  In this case you’ll have to go to WP dashboard and check Settings->Reading and edit ‘Blog pages show at most’ option:

Page Templates

All of our themes provide different page templates. The pages that have a Page Template assigned have a different behaviour than the default pages. Each page template has a suggestive name about what it is suppose to do. When selecting different page templates, you’ll notice that for some of them  additional  settings boxes will appear. […]

Recommended Plug-ins

In the following article we share some recommended plugins for different uses on your site.

Translate Theme

The World Wide Web is a huge place where you can reach an audience anywhere in the world. Whilst English is the most common language used for content on websites at roughly 54%, it only accounts for 25.9% of the users according to W3 Techs. A large part of our users are bi-lingual and have […]

Remove Footer Copyright

We are often asked how the Flothemes footer copyright can be removed from the themes. None of the themes allow to do that. But there is a plugin that will help you to remove it. All you have to do is to get the Flo Footer Credits plugin and install it. After the plugin is […]

Title decoration icons

Some of our themes have an option to add decoration icons for the titles. For example you can check how it works for Rebecca theme. For the themes which have this option and our demos are featuring it, we provide those icons. They can be downloaded from My account page.

Common PHP WordPress Errors and how to solve them

PHP errors tend to be a common issue for users that are on older servers, this tends to be an issue with lower quality hosting providers. The following errors may occur when activating your new theme, adding plugins or uploading content to WordPress. The following tutorial covers the most common PHP WordPress errors and how […]

Flo Forms Issues

The following article reviews email issues that may occur when using the Flo Forms plugin and how to solve them. There are a number of reasons why you may not receive emails: Your Server mail function may not be working Server spam filters are blocking your email due to the sender being used in the header Emails […]

Optimizing your WordPress Site

There are a number of reasons why a site may be slow. The main factors are usually low-cost servers which are often slow, inefficient code as well as large images. These three are the main troublemakers when it comes to your website’s poor performance. In most of the other cases, you can solve the problem […]