Nous

Theme Name: Nous
Current Version: 1.0.4
Created By: codeex
Contact Information: codeex

Nous is a creative portfolio WordPress Theme, with a minimalist design approach. Nous is perfect to create beautiful online portfolios, combine multiples works in a masonry style. Built with a clean code so that it can be edited without complications. Compatible on WordPress 5.3.2

Table of Contents

Theme Settings

Theme Pages

Portfolio Page

Blog Page

Contact Page

Credits

How to Install and Activate a Theme

I highly recommend you to update to the latest version of WordPress (stable version). (currently 5.3.2) This will help to ensure that you are able to utilize all of the latest features of WordPress.

If your theme is not working here's what you should do (common issue is missing stylesheet): CLICK HERE

Installing Nous is just like installing any other WordPress theme. Its a simple process in the 5 steps below.

Next is, we will activate the theme so that you can use it.

Once your done, their is a notification message that says "New theme activated." click on the link to visit your site.

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How to Add Custom Menus

We will first create the menu we want

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How to use Child Theme for Nous

Nous WordPress Theme comes with child theme ready folder located "nous-child"
More Information about how to create child theme, click here

Here's how to install child theme and Understanding Child Themes here

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How to add company logo go to "Appearance >> Customize >> Site Identity >> Logo" and click Select logo button

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How to add favicon in your site go to "Appearance >> Customize >> Site Identity >> Site Icon" and click select image button

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How to change pagination style go to "Appearance >> Customize >> General >> Main >> Paging Style" and select your choices.

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How to add your own Custom CSS codes go to "Appearance >> Customize >> Additional CSS" and add your own customize CSS code here, if your overwriting the old css code try adding (!important) at the last (ex: margin-top: 2px !important;)

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How to add social icons go to "Appearance >> Customize >> General >> Social Media" and add your social usernames, URL or ID

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How to set up single language of this theme

Below are the steps on how to set up single language translations.

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Where is nous import demo files?

Below are the steps where the nous demo import files located

Note: In this folder you will also get the sql file for database (cx_nous.sql)

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What are the required plugins for this theme?

Below are the list of plugins used in this theme.

We suggest you to install these plugin because it is part of the theme to work properly and these plugin is very lightweight.

If you have a problem installing it just contact us here

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How to use the XML file to import theme demo content

Below are the steps on how to import our theme demo content

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How to create Default Homepage

Below are the following steps on how to set up default homepage

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How to create Portfolio page

Below are the following steps on how to set up this page

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How to create Blog page

Below are the following steps on how to set up this page

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How to create About page

Below are the following steps on how to set up this page

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How to create Services page

Below are the following steps on how to set up this page

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How to create Maintenance page

Below are the following steps on how to set up this page

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How to create Contact page

Below are the following steps on how to set up contact us page

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How to Create Portfolio Post

Below are the steps on how to create posts

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How to Add Attachment Portfolio Images

Below are the steps on how to add more portfolio images

Now close the (x) button of the thickbox(popup)
Do not click the "Insert to post" button because we are not inserting the images into your post description.
Once thickbox(popup) is close click button "Publish"

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How to change the ordering of portfolio list go to "Appearance >> Customize >> Portfolio >> Main >> Order" and select either descending or ascending

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How to change the orderby parameter for portfolio list go to "Appearance >> Customize >> Portfolio >> Main >> Sort By" and select the options you want

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How to change the ordering of attachment portfolio list go to "Appearance >> Customize >> Portfolio >> Single Post >> Order" and select either descending or ascending

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How to change the orderby parameter of attachment portfolio list go to "Appearance >> Customize >> Portfolio >> Single Post >> Sort By" and select the options you want

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How to Create Blog Post

Below are the steps on how to create posts

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How to Create Post Category

Below are the following steps on how to create post categories

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How to Create Video Blog Post

Below are the following steps on how to post a video blog

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How to Create Audio Blog Post

Below are the following steps on how to post a audio blog

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How to Create Image Blog Post

Below are the following steps on how to post a image blog

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How to Create Gallery Blog Post

Below are the following steps on how to create gallery blog

Now close the (x) button of the thickbox(popup)
Don't click the "Insert to post" button because we are not inserting the images into your post description.
Once thickbox(popup) is close click button "Publish"

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How to add your email address go to "Appearance >> Customize >> Contact >> Email Address" and add your email address

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How to add phone number go to "Appearance >> Customize >> Contact >> Phone Number" and add your business phone number

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How to add fax number go to "Appearance >> Customize >> Contact >> Fax Number" and add your fax number

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How to add your office address go to "Appearance >> Customize >> Contact >> Office Address" and add your office/company address

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Credits: Links/Images/Icons/Patterns and Tutorials Used

Plugins

WordPress Plugins

Images

- Demo images are not included in the download package -

Fonts and FontIcons

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Useful Links and Tools

Useful Links

These links we have here is not own by us, we just make some research on how to help you dealing with this situation. Thank you!

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