LOTUS WordPress Theme

Made by ZThemes.net

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LLotus is a simple, clean, personal, modern and professional blog ideal for spreading stories. It’s totally responsive so it adapts to your style as well as the device it’s viewed on. Lotus is tailored to showcase your content in an effortlessly timeless style. Boasting popular features such as a Instagram header, beatiful featured slider and an abundance of post & layout options, Lotus ’s clean, contemporary design is guaranteed to wow and inspire!
Responsive WordPress blogging theme with a focus on readability that combines clean design and excellent user experience.
Theme was designed to stay out of readers view and let your content do the main work. With generous spaces and large, legible fonts, theme will encourage visitors to keep on reading.

Getting Started #back to top

This design is for WORDPRESS.ORG (not wordpress.com) platform only.

Quality checked by ZThemes Studio
Included: Future updates
Included: 12 months support from ZThemes

Compatible Browsers

  • IE11
  • Firefox
  • Safari
  • Opera
  • Chrome
  • Edge

Software Version

  • WordPress 4.5
  • WordPress 4.6
  • WordPress 4.7
  • WordPress 4.8
  • WordPress 4.9
  • WordPress 4.9.4
  • Updating...

Features List

  • 5 Blog Layout
  • WooCommerce Compatible
  • Beatiful Featured Area
  • Header Instagram
  • Blazing speed, Highload ready
  • Responsive Design
  • Translation Ready(Install & Use Plugin: Loco Translate)
  • Clean code & child theme included
  • Sticky Navigation
  • Live Customizer
  • Custom Logo Upload
  • Custom Widget: Instagram, Mailchimp, Latest Post, About Me, Social Icons, Facebook.
  • Post Formats: Standard, Gallery, Video, Audio
  • Instagram Widget styled & ready to use
  • Contact Form 7 supported
  • Customizable Colors from Live Customizer
  • Sidebar Show/Hide Settings.
  • Documentation included

How to Install WordPress #back to top

WordPress is well-known for its ease of installation. Under most circumstances, installing WordPress is a very simple process and takes less than five minutes to complete. Many web hosts now offer tools (e.g. Fantastico) to automatically install WordPress for you. However, if you wish to install WordPress yourself, the following guide will help.

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How to Install Theme #back to top

Installing a WordPress theme is easy. But keep in mind that if you activate a new theme, then it will change how your website looks and function. If you’re switching from an existing theme, then you may want to look at our checklist of things you need to do before changing WordPress themes.

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Necessary Plugins #back to top

Vafpress Post Formats UI

WP Instagram Widget

WP Instagram widget is a no fuss WordPress widget to showcase your latest Instagram pics. It does not require you to provide your login details or sign in via oAuth.

Contact Form 7

Contact Form 7 can manage multiple contact forms, plus you can customize the form and the mail contents flexibly with simple markup.

Creating Blog Post #back to top

Create Post Gallery #back to top

Create Post Video #back to top

Create Post Audio #back to top

How to Use Theme Option #back to top

Use Theme Option: Go to : http://your-domain/wp-admin/customize.php

Or: wp-admin Dashboard -> Appearance -> Customize

General Settings - #back to top

Settings: Homepage Layout, Archive Layout, Single Post Layout and Sidebar Settings.

Logo and Header Settings - #back to top

Settings: Upload Logo...

Featured Area Settings - #back to top


Social Media Settings - #back to top

Enter your social media usernames. Icons will not show if left blank.

Post Settings - #back to top

Settings: Hide Featured Image of Post, Hide Category, Hide Date, Hide Tags, Hide Share Buttons, Hide Author Name, Hide Author Box.

Page Settings - #back to top

Settings: Hide Page Title, Hide Page Share, Hide Page Author Name

Footer Settings - #back to top

Enter Footer Copyright Text

WooCommerce Settings - #back to top

WooCommerce Settings.

Color and Style Settings - #back to top

Color and Style Settings

Files & Sources #back to top

Included Stylesheets
  • font-awesome.min.css - FontAwesome Font Icons stylesheet
  • jquery.bxslider.css - Bxslider css file
  • slicknav.css - Slicknav css file
Included JavaScript
  • fitvids.js - Fitvids JavaScript
  • jquery.bxslider.min.js - Bxslider JavaScript
  • jquery.slicknav.min.js - Slicknav JavaScript