Avocet – Responsive WordPress Blog Theme (Blog / Magazine)
Avocet by Super Avis is a beautiful responsive WordPress blog theme created for Fashion, Travel, Lifestyle and Food bloggers. Designed with readability in mind, Avocet highlights what’s important – your content. Its clean lines, excellent typography and efficient use of space make your blog a pleasure to read and browse. Equipped with a host of useful features, Avocet takes blogging to a whole new level. All of this is enabled by a robust and extensively tested code. If that wasn’t enough, our efficient, effective and timely support system makes sure that you focus only on what’s important – creating your next big post!
Full Feature List
8 Thoughtfully Created Blog Layouts
- Mixed (Standard Large Post + List + Grid)
- 2 Grid Posts + List
- Standard Large Post
- Grid (1st Post Standard)
- List (1st Post Standard)
3 Sliders to Highlight Your Favorite Posts
- Beautiful 1-Column Slider with Ken Burns effect
- Unique 2-Column Slider
- Full-width 3-Column Slider
- Change Slider layout by changing the number of columns from 1 through 3
- Select posts using latest posts, categories or post ID options
- One-click disable
- Highlights a single post
- Select the post using most commented, latest posts, categories or post ID options
- Option to add a custom title
- Disable anytime
Carousel for Most Commented Posts
- Display posts with most comments
- Can also be used to display latest posts, categories or post ID
- Option to add a custom title
- One-click disable
Strategically Located Call-to-Action Area
- Thoughtfully designed CTA area with complete customization controls
- Available in two color schemes and two layouts
- Change title, description, button label and link within WordPress’ Customizer
- Disable anytime
One-Click Search and Filter
- One-click access to Search Function and Filters
- Drop-down animation
- Filter by Category, Tag, Month or Year
- Option to keep only the Search function
- Separate Options to disable each filter
- About Page powered by a gorgeous shortcode – You will fall in love with it. Check it out!
- Contact Page powered by Contact Form 7 and yet another perfect shortcode for a Call-to-Action. See for your yourself.
- Search Result – Nothing Found
- Search Results / Archive Page
- Full-width page + Latest Posts (content followed by Latest Posts)
- Full-width page
- Default Page with Sidebar
Did we mention Shortcodes?
- Two very beautifully designed shortcodes which actually serve a purpose.
- Integrated as a plugin. You will never loose your data in case you switch your theme.
- What else? More amazing shortcodes are in the making.
Developed with Industry Best Practices
- W3C Compliant HTML5 and CSS3
- Powered by SASS (CSS with Super Powers)
- WordPress 4.4 Ready
- Translation Ready
- Child Theme Included
Perfect SEO-friendly HTML Structure
- A well-structured and error-free HTML that allows for a better search engine ranking.
Built with Mobile-First Approach
- Passed Google Mobile Compatibility Test
- Ultra Responsive Design
- Retina Ready
One of the Most Organized WordPress Customizer
- Take control of your blog like never before
- Each option thoughtfully nested under relevant section
- Intuitive and easy to understand nomenclature
- Still can’t locate what you need? Use our online documentation.
Effective and Timely Support
- 16/7 Availability as per Support Agreement
- Online documentation
- Tips and guidance within Customizer
- Customizer Sections with direct links to Online Documentation for easy reference
Custom Instagram Feed for Footer
- Two very beautiful, never-seen-before layouts for your Instagram feed
- Switch between the two layouts with a single click
- Custom button linked directly to your Instagram account
Custom Tag Cloud in Footer
- Displays post tags in an interesting way
- Engages users into exploring more content from the blog
Custom Styling for MailChimp widget
- Amazingly designed widget. It never looked so beautiful.
Beautifully Designed ‘About’ Widget
- Add your profile image to the widget to complete the design
- We’re sure the rest of the design will enhance your profile
- Custom button to automatically link the widget to your About Me page
Other Custom Widgets
- Recent Posts – Unique in its own way
- Tag Cloud
- Instagram – Brings along 4 different layouts
- Social Media Links
Other Salient Features
- Beautifully Styled Default WordPress Widgets
- Support for Contact Form 7
- Custom CSS field
- Translation Ready – .pot file included
- Child Theme included
Special thanks to Toan Nguyen (http://phpface.net) for helping us out with automatic theme update.
Most images used in theme demos have been sourced from Pexels and Unsplash. Some images have been sourced from Flickr community under Creative Commons 2.0 license. The links to the respective authors have been provided in the post/page their image appears in. The rest of the images were found on the internet and did not come with a license. We assume it to be safe to use these images commercially. However, we are not lawyers. Please report any errors/violations you know of to www.superavis.com.
Avocet’s demo sites wouldn’t have looked so beautiful had it not been for these amazing photographers. We can never thank them enough for giving some of their best works to the world for free.
Version 1.1.1 Point Release – 20 Jan, 2015
Fix: Primary menu showed only 'More' when no menu was assigned Fix: Header had no space at the bottom when it had background color in small screens Fix: Alignment of content and button in Call to Action shortcode Fix: CSS of two styles of Call to Action shortcode was not applying Fix: Enabled slider pagination in small and medium screens. Fix: Special characters were being encoded in Custom CSS fields 25 Files Changed, 321 Insertions(+), 230 Deletions(-)
Version 1.1 – 19 Jan, 2015
New: Automatic theme updates within WordPress updates. New: Two Header styles: Style A and Style B New: Header Background Colors Option for Style A New: Two Sliders: 2-column (site-width) and 3-column (fullwidth) New: Widget Area: Alternate Sidebar New: Page template with Alternate Sidebar New: Option to limit categories, tags, months and years in Search/Filter overlay New: Option to disable slider pagination New: Sidebar on small screens Improvement: Added descriptions in WordPress Customizer Improvement: Replaced Owl Carousel with Slick Carousel Improvement: Changed names of options like Layout 1, Layout 2...Layout 4 to Style A, Style B...Style D Improvement: Broke down featured-block.php into additional template parts Improvement: Made wp_kses() more readable Fix: Last thumbnail of Style A of Footer Instagram Feed had a gap of 1 pixel Fix: Media queries for custom classes specific to Contact Form 7 were incorrect Fix: Media queries in customizer-style.php were incorrect Fix: Comment Ending in style.css was incorrect 49 Files Changed, 2721 Insertions(+), 1139 Deletions(-)
Version 1.0 – 15 Jan, 2015