Copyright Themevin 2017

FUZDO - REAL ESTATE WORDPRESS THEME

WORDPRESS VERSION

FUZDO is a professional WordPress theme designed for real estate agency or residential agents/brokerages with friendly front-end that makes properties managements a breeze. This theme is a Wordpress-based property management system which allows you to own and maintain a real estate marketplace, coordinate your agents, accept submissions properties for free, for a fee or based on a subscription.

FUZDO does not only come with frontend and backend features focused on usability you’ll engage more users, but also many Visual Composer shortcodes, custom widgets, header options and different listings property templates.

Are you looking for a complete solution for your real estate business? Let 's discover FUZDO now!

Thank you for purchasing our theme. If you have any questions that are beyond the scope of this documentation, please feel free to contact us via email. Thanks so much!

Files Included

  • The theme zip file themevin-fuzdo.zip(included Visual Composer and Revolution Slider plugins)
  • Child theme for easier customize in fuzdo-child.zip
  • Document in Documentation.zip

Struct look like:

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Code navigation

FUZDO includes 8 other folders. Please see explanation below for more details:

  • assets: Store less, js, resource default and another plugin for theme. Besides include file for demo data.
  • core: This folder store core file to add action for header, footer, woocommerce, function breadcrumb, filter for search.
  • ere-templates: Store templates in Essential Real Estate plugin
  • inc: Store all functions
  • languages: Store .pot file for translate to another language
  • templates: Store templates for header, footer, archive, comments, breadcrumb.
  • vc-templates: Store template that override visual composer plugin

System Requires

To use FUZDO, you must be running WordPress 3.9 or higher, PHP5.4 or higher, and MySQL 5 or higher. We have tested it with Mac, Windows and Linux. Below is a list of items you should ensure your host can comply with.

Recommended PHP Configuration Limits

Many issues that you may run into such as: white screen, demo content fails when importing, empty page content and other similar issues are all related to low PHP configuration limits. The solution is to increase the PHP limits. You can do this on your own, or contact your web host and ask them to increase those limits to a minimum as follows:

  • max_input_vars = 3000
  • memory_limit = 128M
  • max_execution_time = 300
  • max_input_time = 300
  • upload_max_filesize = 64M
  • post_max_size = 64M

Download FUZDO Theme

Get the FUZDO Theme installation package from your account (after login on Themeforest.net) at downloads page and save it to your computer.

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Install FUZDO Theme

Installation via Wordpress

You could consult our video guide on How to install FUZDO via WordPress

Video guide on installation via Wordpress

Step 1 - Login to your Wordpress Dashboard

Step 2 - Go to Appearance → Themes. Click the Add New button or Add new theme link. (check screenshot below)

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Goto Appearance → Themes

Step 3 - Click on the Upload Theme button. Locate fuzdo.zip and click Install Now.

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Upload FUZDO theme

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Install FUZDO theme

Step 4 - Click on the Activate button to activate FUZDO.

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Congratulations, you have now activated FUZDO! You can now proceed with FUZDO's Plugin Installation.

Installation via FTP

Step 1 - Log into your Hosting server using an FTP client (like FileZilla or WinSCP).

Step 2 - Locate "themevin-fuzdo.zip" that you found in your ThemeForest Package and unzip it somewhere on your hard drive. Once it is unzipped it will look like a folder named FUZDO with all theme files in it.

Step 3 - Locate your Wordpress installation and upload the theme directory FUZDO (you unzipped in the previous step) into ../wp-content/themes/ in your Wordpress installation.

Step 4 - Click on the Activate button to activate FUZDO. Congratulations, you have now activated FUZDO! You can now proceed with FUZDO's Plugin Installation.

Essential Real Estate

dashboard FUZDO has been integrated Essential Real Estate plugin with features include the totally new specially designed to suit the needs of any REAL ESTATE website. Its management system which allows you to own and maintain a real estate marketplace, intro website. You can consult the documentation of Essential Real Estate for more details on How to use this powerful plugin to build your website: http://document.g5plus.net/essential-real-estate/

Install FUZDO Required Plugins

All plugins required have been into your download package, so you only need to do is click on the "Begin installing plugins".

install plugins

Begin installing plugins


You should be navigated to the Install Required Plugin page, which shows reqquired plugins list, all you need is clicking on the checkbox beside "Plugin" label to select all plugins in the list, then choose "Install" from the drop-down list at the top and then click "Apply".

install plugins

Install all required plugins


The installing process status will be shown in your browser. It may takes a few minutes, so please be patient. After sucessfull, your screen like that

When the notice "All installations have been completed" appears, click on the "Return to Required Plugins Installer" link to turn back to the plugin list.

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Click on "Return to required plugin installer" link


Next, click on the box beside the Plugin label again to select all plugins and choose Activate this time as image below.

active all required plugins

Activate all required plugins

One Click Install Demo

With FUZDO, you can build a fully functional website just by clicking a button and install our demo data or click 5.2.1 Create A New Page to step by step. Your FUZDO installation will be set up with what we have on our demo website, and you can use it as a template to develop your own website.

Go to FUZDO Theme → Install Demo


Then choose option button to install demo as you want:

  • Only Setting: Click this button to install only Demo settings
  • Install: Click this button to install all settings with demo data of FUZDO

The process would be displayed on import status bars so you will know when it is finished and your data is ready.

Import Status Bars

You should ensure that a non-default permalink setting is selected, e.g. Month and name in Settings → Permalinks .

DONE. Now, you can visit your website to view demo.

Import Demo Content

If you are new to WordPress and have problems with setting up the theme you might want to import the demo content file that comes with the FUZDO. The following actions will import some dummy posts and pages from the live preview:

  • Go to menu Tools > Import
  • Select WordPress from the list
  • demo



  • If you haven't installed the WordPress import plugin, a popup window will appears and ask you to install it. Just click Install Now. When the installation progress is completed, click Activate Plugin & Run Importer. If you have installed this plugin, skip to next step.
  • demo


  • Click Browse and select demo-data.xml file from the download package

    Example: In FUZDO theme, file demo-data located in this path: themevin-fuzdo\inc\plugins\fuzdo-framework\assests\data-demo\main - Don't forget to extra fuzdo-framework.zip file to access to this folder.

  • demo

    Click Choose File


    demo

    Select the file demo-data.xml


  • Click Upload file and import
  • demo


  • When you are asked to import author, you can create new author or import to existing author. You also should check the Download checkbox and import file attachments.

Display asked to import author, selected and continue

demo

After completing all above steps, open frontend link (Home 1) to see your result

demo

If you don't want to use the demo content pack, you can read the instructions on how to work with our theme built-in Page Builder below to make your own pages.

Creat a new page

You can create any number of pages with content. Our theme includes several page templates to choose from, and you will need to choose the page template that suits your needs. All of this is done in the pages section of your WordPress admin.

If you DID NOT One Click Install demo, you will need to MANUALLY CREATE your Home and other pages. Here’s how to build a new page:

Step 1 – Navigate to Pages in your admin sidebar and click Add New option.


Step 2 – Input a new name for your page, and click BACKEND EDITOR to build page by Visual Composer or click FRONTEND EDITOR to build page by Visual Composer on the frontend (make sure that you have installed Visual Composer plugin).


Step 3: Content for your page goes in the editing field, use the Visual or Text editor. With Visual Composer, page content is mainly built using Shortcodes, Template. See the Shortcodes and Templates section for how to use them. You can also use our demo content, see the corresponding section of this document for the demo code of each page.

  • Don't click BACKEND EDITOR: It means that you could input content to Classic Mode Area, then go to Step 4
  • Click BACKEND EDITOR: your screen could be like this


Step 4 – Setup values for Page Settings which will affect to this page only and override options set in the Preset (if this page apply any Preset) or Theme Options. With each page, Page Settings is first priority, next is Preset, then is Theme Options, any change in Page Settings just affect to this page, not entire website.

→ General Settings

General Settings

You could consult our guide on How to use Preset for more details on How to apply Preset to a Page/Post


→ Page Layout

Page Layout options in Page Settings

Any option that was set to be Default or was not customized means that it will use the value of equivalence option you have set in Preset (if this page apply any Preset) or Theme Options. Insert a different value to override the Preset/ Theme Option value.

→ Page Title

Page Title Options

Any option that was set to be Default or was not customized means that it will use the value of equivalence option you have set in Preset (if this page apply any Preset) or Theme Options. Insert a different value to override the Preset/ Theme Option value.

→ Menu

Menu Options

Any option that was set to be Default or was not customized means that it will use the value of equivalence option you have set in Preset (if this page apply any Preset) or Theme Options. Insert a different value to override the Preset/ Theme Option value.

Step 5 – Set your Parent page (It’s usually set to No Parent).

Step 6 – Set featured image for your page (optional)

Step 7 - You can save draft/preview or publish this page and set it as your frontpage. You could consult Settings a static page as Home section.

Demo Hompages

Visual Composer is the most powerful and used WP pagebuilder and there is more than 1 million sites that are using that to create homepage. This plugin is included in APRIL theme by free to create advanced and complex homepage in simplest way ever has seen!

Now you can start fiddling with Visual Composer to build your home page with any design that you like and also you can read the Visual Composer documentation to learn how to use it HERE

In case you don't have time for experience with it, you can use Classic Mode and switch to the Text tab, then paste this code into the content of your page. It help you build your frontpage based on one of the pre-made home page we offer and create a new page similar to our demo Homepage.

Add code to your page

Home One

Home Two

Home Three

Home Four

Home Five

Home Map

Building OnePage

Home OnePage aims to focus the user's attention to the content that they want. When you choose an item on Main Menu of OnePage, it immediately navigates to the section that you've chosen.

If you want to build your Home OnePage please consult our guide below:

Step 1 - You just have to create a Menu with Links as items.

Step 2 - Go to your homepage, anywhere you want the menu item to navigate to section, please edit row by Visual Composer and type id on field: Row ID (make sure that the Row ID is the same as menu item URL)

Step 3 - After building content to your Homepage, scroll down to Page Settings area to choose style of page is OnePage

You could please consult our video guide on How to build OnePage (We use ORSON theme for example but this process is similar to the process of building OnePage on FUZDO theme).

Video guide on How to build one page (Ex: ORSON Theme)

BUILD AN EXAMPLE

THIS IS STEP BY STEP GUIDE ON HOW TO BUILD HOMEPAGE MANUALLY FOR HOME 01

Note: You need Wordpress, FUZDO & all required plugins are already. Building other homepages process are similar.

I. Overview elements area on page

BUILDING HEADER AREA

You can consult this video guide on How to build Header Area. This process is similar to building Header Area on FUZDO theme.


1.1 Setting header

If you want apply this header to all your pages, setup by going to Theme Options → Header tab, In case you only want to apply this header for some pages/post, please create a new Preset then setup options for Header Area as your liking as below. (You can consult Preset Options sections for more details in use Preset).

Once you choose a Preset and press Load Preset button, it will get all current values in this Preset and apply to options that corresponds in Theme Options (it means that if later you change any option in this Preset will not affect to Theme Options).

Header options in Home 1 preset


1.2 Setting Header Navigation

Header Customize panel in Theme Options help you setup Header Navigation area. In Header Customize Navigation, we add "Sidebar" then choose the sidebar to display (here we used Social Profile Gray sidebar that have been add G5Plus: Social Profile widget)

Add G5Plus-Social Profile widget to Social Profile Gray widget area


Header Customize in Home 1 preset


1.3 Add widgets to Top Bar Left area

Go to ApperanceWidget and do follow:

Add 2 widget: Custom HTML to the Top Bar Left widget area:

and then add content to Text widget as below:

Code HTML for Custom HTML Widget in Top Bar Left:

1.4 Add widgets to Top Bar Right area

Add widgets Custom HTML and ERE Login Menuto Top Bar Right area.

Add Custom HTML widget to Top Bar Right

and then add content to Text widget as below:

Code HTML for Custom HTML Widget in Top Bar Left:

Add ERE Login Menu widget to Top Bar Right

1.5 Upload logo

Go to Theme Options → Logo tab (or Home 1 preset → Footer tab), then change logo (please read detailed description below each item before upload):

Add logo to Logo tab in Theme Options


1.6 Create menu

The menu is one of the most important elements of the site. It provides your visitors with the information about site structure. If your menu has well-thought and conveniently grouped elements, you visitors will be able to find the needed section easily. You can also consult Mega Menu section to build an attractive menu by your own.

Navigate to AppearanceMenus section to manage all menus on your site and do follow as below screenshot:

Appearance → Menus


In the Menu Settings section, click to Primary Menu to setup this menu to be the main site menu and is used almost in all header styles and menu locations.

If you want to extra more fields to add to your menu, you can click on Screen Options and select:

Extra fields to add to menu

Finally, don't forget to Save Menu after everything is set properly and check it on the site.


Contact Form

Building your contact form is one of the most important things you can do to market your business and your site should be filled with opportunities for users to opt-in to your mailing list. The first thing you need to do is install and activate the Contact Form 7 plugin (You can consult a step by step guide on how to install a WordPress plugin here)

You can do step by step as image below to build contact form by your own

Add New Contact Form

Add new contact form


Configure Mail tab


You can visit Contact Form 7 Plugin to further details. Or copy and paste content to Form field like this:

Example Value Content for Contact Form

You can also consult a lot of our contact forms have been created here:

Demo Contact forms

Translate Theme

People all around the world use WordPress, around 44% of WordPress websites are written in a language other than English. We’re about to show you how to translate our themes. Using Make as an example, we’ll show you how to translate FUZDO theme to Vietnamese, to be precise!

We will using Loco Translate plugin that provides in-browser editing of WordPress translation files.

  • 1. Install and activate LOCO Translate plugin.
  • 2. Create and update language files directly in your theme or plugin.
  • 3. Saving custom translations.

Video guide on How to translate FUZDO Theme using LOCO Translate plugin

WordPress Settings

You can adjust WordPress settings as follows:

Step 1 – You can set Site Title, Tagline in Settings → General

 

Step 2 – You can set Blog pages show at most in Settings → Writing

 

Step 3 

If you installed FUZDO Demo Data, you don’t need to create a new Home Page, you just need to choose from the list Home Pages that were automatically created from the demo content. You can select Front Page displays in Settings → Reading

Select A static page and Choose any homepage as you want from the dropdown for Front page

Click Save Changes

 

Step 4 – You can set Discussion settings in Settings → Discussion

 

Step 5 – You can change Image sizes in Settings → Media

We used the following sizes on our demo sites:
Thumbnail size: 150 x 150
Medium size: 300 x 300
Large size: 1024 x 1024

 

Step 6 – WordPress Social Login allows your website visitors and customers to register on using their existing social account ID, eliminating the need to fill out registration forms and remember usernames and passwords.You can setup WordPress Social Login in Settings → WP Social Login

 

Step 7 – You can set Advanced Email settings in Settings → WP Mail SMTP

Using WP Mail SMTP Plugin to reconfigures the wp_mail() function to use SMTP instead of mail() and creates an options page that allows you to specify various options.

 

You can visit WP Mail SMTP Plugin to further details about this plugin and consult our guide to configure email: Here.

Video guide on How To Configure Your Mail Client To Use GMail for Outgoing Mail Server

Page Settings

Page Settings is one of the FUZDO's features that located within each page and post. Page Settings will only affect the individual page you change them on and overrides options set in the Theme Options.

You could consult our guide on How Options work for more details about the relationship between Theme Options, Preset and Page Settings

General Option

Page Settings

General Option

Page Layout Option

Page Settings

Page Layout Option

Page Title Option

Page Settings

Page Title Options

Menu Option

Page Settings

Menu Options

Preset and Page Options will use the Theme Options value if left empty or if the value is default. They will override Theme Options if any other value is entered. This setup gives users maximum flexibility for setting a global theme option, then being able to override it on a page/post/shortcode basis

Preset

Preset are Page Options that were set beforehand to facilitate use, it will override settings in Theme Options on all pages applyed it. FUZDO Demo Data also has presets which lets you create WordPress landing pages very easily.

You can consult our guide on How to use Preset

Add a new Preset

add new preset

Add a new Preset

add new page

Options in Preset

Apply Preset to Theme Options

Apply Preset to Theme Options

Apply Preset to Page/Post

Apply Preset to Page/post

You can set the following Options for the Preset you are currently editing:

Page Layout

This option is used for setting Page Layout in a Preset. It will overwrite Page Layout settings in Theme Options. Any option is set to "Default" which means they will take on the global options set in FUZDO Theme Options

Meta Options Page Layout

You can set the following Page Layout Options for the Preset you are currently editing:

Attribute Description
Layout Style Overwrite the Default Layout Style (set in Theme Options) for page used this preset.
Layout Overwrite the Default Layout of pages settings section in Theme Options for page used this preset.
Sidebar Layout Set position for the page sidebar: none, left, right, both of left and right
Content Padding Set content top/bottom padding. Do not include units (empty to set default)
Content Padding Mobile Set content top/bottom padding mobile. Do not include units (empty to set default)
Page Slider Choose the type of slider you would like to display at the top of the page.

Page Title

This option is used for setting Page Title in a Preset. It will overwrite Page Title settings in Theme Options. Any option is set to "Default" which means they will take on the global options set in FUZDO Theme Options

Meta Options Page Title

You can set the following Page Title Options for the Preset you are currently editing:

Attribute Description
Show/Hide Page Title? Set visible of header, if selected default will take value in Theme Options
Page Title Layout Set Layout for Page Title: 'Default', 'Tile Left & Breadcrumb Right' , 'Center'
Page Title Set content of page title. If leave empty will take value title of page
Padding Set padding top/bottom for page title. If leave empty will take value in Theme Options
Custom Background Image? Set custom background image for page title. If selected Off will take value in Theme Options
Page Title Parallax Set parallax mode for page title. If selected Default will take value in Theme Options
Way To Show Choose Way To Show include: Show All, Only Above Page Title, sOnly Breadcrumb

Top Drawer

This option is used for setting Top Drawer in a Preset. It will overwrite Top Drawer settings in Theme Options. Any option is set to "Default" which means they will take on the global options set in FUZDO Theme Options

You can set the following Top Drawer Options for the Page you are currently editing:

Top drawer padding top. Do not include units (empty to set default)
Attribute Description
Top Drawer Type Set type of top drawer: 'Disable', 'Always Show', 'Toggle'. If selected default will take value in Theme Options
Top Drawer Sidebar Set Sidebar for top drawer sidebar, if not selected will take value in Theme Options
Top Drawer Wrapper Layout Set layout wrapper for top drawer: 'Full Width', 'Container', 'Container Fluid'. If selected default will take value in Theme Options
Top Drawer hide on mobile Set visible for top drawer area on mobile. If selected default will take value in Theme Options
Top Drawer PaddingSet Padding top/bottom for Drawer area. If you not choose it will set value default

Header

This option is used for setting Header in a Preset. It will overwrite Header settings in Theme Options. Any option is set to "Default" which means they will take on the global options set in FUZDO Theme Options

Meta Options Header

You can set the following Header Options for the Page you are currently editing:

Container Layout
Attribute Description
Header On/Off? Set visible of header
Desktop Settings
Header Layout Set layout of header. If no selected will take value in Theme Options
Set container layout for header: 'Container', 'Container Full'. If not selected will take value in Theme Options
Header Float Set float for header. If selected default will take value in Theme Options
Show/Hide Header Sticky Set sticky mode for header. If selected default will take value in Theme Options
Header border bottom Select Header border bottom, include: None, Full Border, Container Border
Header padding Set Padding top/bottom for Header area. If selected default will take value in Theme Options
Navigation Height Set Navigation Height(px). Do not include unit.
Navigation Spacing Set Navigation Spacing(px) by draging scroll bar .
Page Header Mobile
Header Mobile Layout Set layout fot header mobile.
Menu Drop Type Set drop type for menu mobile: 'Dropdown Menu', 'Fly Menu'.
Header mobile sticky Set sticky mode for mobile header.
Mobile Header Search Box Set visible for search box.
Mobile Header Login Set visible for Login.
Mobile header border bottom Set border bottom for mobile header: 'None', 'Bordered'.

Top Bar

This option is used for setting Top Bar in a Preset. It will overwrite Top Bar settings in Theme Options. Any option is set to "Default" which means they will take on the global options set in FUZDO Theme Options

Meta Options Top Bar

You can set the following Top Bar Options for the Page you are currently editing:

Attribute Description
Desktop Settings
Show/Hide Top Bar Set visible of top bar.
Top Bar Wrapper Layout Set Top Bar Wrapper Layout: "Container" or "Container Fluid".
Top Bar Layout Set layout for top bar: '1/2-1/2', '2/3-1/3', '1/3-2/3', 'full'.
Top Left Sidebar Set sidebar for left sidebar. If not selected will take value in Theme Options
Top Right Sidebar Set sidebar for right sidebar. If not selected will take value in Theme Options
Top Bar Border Set border for top bar area:'Default','None', 'Full Bordered', 'Container Border'. If selected default will take value in Theme Options
Top bar padding Set Top bar padding top, bottom. Do not include units (empty to set default)
Mobile Settings
Show/Hide Top Bar Set visible of top bar. If selected default will take value in Theme Options
Top Bar Layout Set layout for top bar: '1/2-1/2', '2/3-1/3', '1/3-2/3', 'full', if not selected will take value in Theme Options
Top Left Sidebar Set sidebar for left sidebar. If not selected will take value in Theme Options
Top Right Sidebar Set sidebar for right sidebar. If not selected will take value in Theme Options
Top Bar Border Set border for top bar area:'Default','None', 'Full Bordered', 'Container Border'. If selected default will take value in Theme Options

Header Customize

This option is used for setting Header Customize in a Preset. It will overwrite Header Customize settings in Theme Options. Any option is set to "Default" which means they will take on the global options set in FUZDO Theme Options

Meta Options Header Customize

You can set the following Header Customize Options for the Page you are currently editing:

Attribute Description
Header Customize Navigation
Header Customize Navigation Set visible and order item for Header Navigation: 'Sidebar','Custom text content left', 'Navigation Item Spacing ','Custom CSS Class'
Sidebar Select widget for Sidebar area
Custom text content Insert Custom text content (html)
Navigation Item Spacing (px) Set navigation item spacing
Custom CSS Class Insert Custom CSS class

Menu

This option is used for setting Menu in a Preset. It will overwrite Menu settings in Theme Options. Any option is set to "Default" which means they will take on the global options set in FUZDO Theme Options

Meta Options Menu

You can set the following Menu Options for the Page you are currently editing:

Attribute Description
Page menu Optionally you can choose to override the menu that is used on the page.
Page menu mobile Optionally you can choose to override the menu mobile that is used on the page
Is One Page Set page style is One Page

Colors Setting

This option is used for setting Colors in a Preset. It will overwrite Theme Colors setting in Theme Options. Any option is set to "Default" which means they will take on the global options set in FUZDO Theme Options

Meta Options Colors Setting

You can set color for each area on page :

Attribute Description
General Settings
Custom Color General On/Off Custom Color for your website
Accent Color Customize Customize color for Accent Area
Foreground Primary color Customize Foreground Primary color
Text Color Select color for text
Border Color Select color for border
Heading Color Select color for Heading
Top Drawer
Custom Color Top drawer On/Off Custom Top drawer color
Top drawer background color Customize Top drawer background color
Top drawer Text color Customize Top drawer text color
Header
Custom Color Header On/Off Custom Top drawer color
Header background color Custom header background color by select color
Header Text color Select color for text in header
Header Border color Select color for border
Top Bar
Custom Color Top Bar On/Off Custom Top Bar color
Footer
Custom Color Footer On/Off Custom color footer
Footer background color Customize color for Footer background color
Footer text color Customize color for Footer Text color
Footer widget title color Select color for Footer widget title color
Footer border color Select color for Footer border color
Bottom Bar
Custom Color Bottom Bar On/Off Custom color Bottom Bar
Bottom Bar background color Customize color for Bottom Bar background color
Footer text color Customize color for Bottom Bar Text color
Bottom Bar border color Select color for Bottom Bar border color

Theme Options/Fuzdo Options

Theme Options are applied globally but can be overwritten by setting options in Page Options (and Preset). Theme Options are logically organnized into tabs, each tab contains all the options for that specific area within your site.

By clicking on the Theme Options menu, you'll be able to change all settings that affect to entire your website.

With FUZDO, we integrated Preset to Theme Options, it means that you can select any Preset you want to apply to Theme Options, then press “Load Preset” button to get all values from the Preset settings to similar options in Theme Options.

Apply a Preset to Theme Options does not only affect to an option but also all options in Theme Options.

You could consult our guide on How to use Theme Options and How to use Preset for more detail about How to use Theme Options properly on your website.

We highly encourage you to explore the theme options and experimentwith what all the available options can do.

General Settings

General Settings tab is divided into a few sections. Asides from the Install Demo Data section mentioned above, there are a few important sections for you to customize your layout.

You can upload this Logo on your server, or just paste an URL into the Logo box

Maintenance Mode

Maintenance Mode use for update/maintenance website. Can choose custom page or default(standard)

Performance

Performance use on/off js & css for faster loading page

Page Transition

Page Transition use to enable/disable and effects transition of page

Custom Favicon

Custom Favicon have many options for each devices/screen (pls read infomation below each option for more details).

404 Setting

You can input information, background for 404 page with out install plugins.

Frontend display

Layout Options

Layout Options has all options for setting layout of page/sidebar/widget ...(pls read infomation below each option for more details)

Page Title

Page Title has all options for setting Page Title (pls read carefully infomation below each option for more details)

Blog Setting

Blog Setting contains all options for setting blog and single blog page (pls read carefully infomation below each option for more details)

Top Drawer

Top Drawer contains all options for setting Top Drawer area. In FUZDO Demo Data, Top Drawer has been hiden by default. So if you want to enable Top Drawew pls read carefully infomation below each option for more details.

Top Bar

Top Bar contains all options for setting Top Bar area (pls read carefully infomation below each option for more details)

Header Customize

Header Customize contains all options for customizing Header Area (pls read carefully infomation below each option for more details)

Theme Color

Theme Colors allows users to custom and change color options for each area on page.

User can custom and change many options color on website.

Font Options

Font Options allows users to specify font properties, custom/upload fonts on website.

User can choose from many font style.

Social Profiles

Social Profiles contains all options that allows user to share post/product on various social networks which automatically shows up under the content post, an important function that helps promoting your site. You can also check the options to decide which network are allowed to share the content of your website on. You can also turn off all options if you don't want your content to be shared at all.

Frontend display

The Social sharing in single post

Resources Options

Resources Options allows users to utilize boostrap elements to style your store quick and easily.

Custom CSS & Script

Custom CSS & Script contains text fields in case you want to add new CSS class or JS to your website. This will add/overwrite the theme CSS,JS, so please be careful!

Preset Settings

Preset Settings allows users to choose preset setting apply for each page type

Mega Custom Menu

We use XMENU in FUZDO theme. To configure settings for individual menu items or submenus, visit Appearance → Menus, hover over the menu item you want to configure, and click the XMENU button that appears. The Menu Item Settings Panel will display from left.

These settings control a specific menu item, with options including:

  • General link settings
  • Icon & position
  • Image (source, size, etc)
  • Item layout(width, content alignment, padding, etc)
  • Submenu (type, width, custom width, position, child item default width, sub menu animation, etc)

Click the tabs on the right "Panel Setting 2"(3) to access the various panels of settings. Click the "Save Changes"(4) button at the top to save settings for this specific item. To configure a Submenu, click on the parent item for that submenu and then click the Submenu tab on the right.

Please visit Document XMENU and video guide on How to Assign XMenu to your theme(ex: ZORKA) for further details.

Setting a static page as Home

If you installed FUZDO Demo Data, you don’t need to create a new Home Page, you just need to choose from the list Home Pages that were automatically created from the demo content, following these steps:

  • Go to Settings → Reading.
  • For Front page displays, select A static page (select below)
  • Choose any homepage as you want... from the dropdown for Front page
  • Click Save Changes

Save all your changes!

Shortcode in ESSENTIAL REAL ESTATE plugin

A shortcode is a method for including special content in a Post or Page. For example, the ESSENTIAL REAL ESTATE plugin gives users a shortcode to add MY PROPERTY page to their site. Here’s what that shortcode looks like:

[ere_profile]

In this section, we will show you how to use ERE shortcode

Video guide on How to use ERE Shortcode.

Video guide on How to use ERE Shortcode

1. With Visual Composer

Click to Backend Editor

Add element

ERE Shortcode

Custom ERE Shortcode


2. Without Visual Composer

Add ERE Shortcode

Choose ERE Shortcode

Custom ERE Shortcode

Config row / column

Content management is a breeze with Fortuna and it requires absolutely no coding skills. Using a highly customized version of the Visual Composer plugin the theme offers a user friendly Drag'n'Drop interface for easy page creation and editing. Follow these simple steps to create a Page with FUZDO:

Step 1:Go to Pages → Add new in your Dashboard. Add a Title to your Page (top field).

Step 2:Switch to Backend Editor if you are currently under Classic Mode (button below Title field).

Step 3:Start adding page content by clicking on the Plus button or Add Element.

Add Visual Composer element


Step 4:The Add Element Popup appears, click on the first element in order to add a new Row to your page. A Row is a main building block of a page, you can split your Rows into Columns, place various elements into your rows, set Row Backgrounds, effects etc.

Add ROW element to your page


Step 5:Once you have the new Row added to your page you can split that Row into Columns in order to FUZDO elements nicely in it. Once you split your Row into column you can start adding different Page Elements into your columns. If you want to edit your Row/Column Settings click on the small Pen icon (top right corner of the Row/Column). You can also Duplicate your Row with the Icon (duplicate icon) next to it or Remove the Row/Column with the icon to the right (trash bin icon).


Row Settings (General)

Click on the Edit Row button (Pen icon, top right of the Row). You will see the Row Settings Dialog popup.


Layout:

Default - Row will full width (option default)

Stretch row - Row will full width, visible content if overflow

Stretch row and content - Max width 1170px and center.

Stretch row and content (no paddings) - Full width, padding left and padding right 15px.

Default(no paddings) - Full width, padding left and padding right 0px.


Columns gap:

In order to control gaps between columns navigate to row parameter window and change column gap option - the gap will be introduced between all columns within this row. Default value of gap is set to 0.

Important: In case of mobile stacking gap will be introduced between stacked columns as well.

Full Height Row and Video Background:

Equal height:

In order to set columns within row to be equal height you must navigate to row parameter window and check Equal height option to be active. All columns within this row will have equal height and align to the longest column.

Content position:

In order to control vertical alignment of content within rows/columns navigate to row parameter window and select position of content - top, middle or bottom. By default value is set to "Default" meaning it will use Top or any other alternative if defined within your WP theme.

Parallax:

Show background overlay (Overlay Color)


Step 1: - Select Overlay Type

Step 2: - Click button to select color of background overlay

Step 3: - Set opacity for overlay (0 → 100)

Show background overlay (Overlay Image)


Step 1: - Select Overlay Type

Step 2: - Click button to select image or set background image from Design Options

Step 3: - Set opacity for overlay (0 → 100)

Row ID

Set ID of row (Note: make sure it is unique and valid according to w3c specification)

Row Settings (Design Options)

Managing Columns

Once you have the desired number of columns in a Row you can manage each Column's individual settings by clicking on the Toolbar icons of that specific Column. The Plus Icon adds an element to the top of the Column, the bottom Plus Icon adds an elemnt to the bottom of the Column. The Trash Bin icon remove the Column. Access the Column Settings by clicking on the Pen Icon.


Column Settings (General)

Access the Column Settings by clicking on the Pen Icon. The General tab provides with the option to add CSS classes to your Column if you wish to access it via CSS (can pass more than one divided by a space).


Column Settings (Design Options)

Column Settings (Responsive Options)

Add / Edit Page Elements

Adding Page Elements to your Page is pretty straightforward. First you need to have created a new page, added a Row to it and defined your Row Columns (read more in the previous section).

Step 1:Click on one of the Plus Icons within the column you want to add a new element to.

Step 2:The Page Elements dialog will appear, click on the element you want to add to your Column/Row.

Step 3:The Element Settings Dialog of the Element you are adding appears. Customize your element anyway you want, then click Save.

Step 4:Your element is now in the Column you added it to. Once you hover your newly added element you will see a small popup that let's you manage it. You can do the following with your elements:

Move - Drag your element via the Direction Icon to move it around within the Column,Row or Page.

Edit - Click on the Pen Icon to edit your Element's properties.

Clone - Click on the Copy Icon to duplicate your Element.

Delete - Click on the Trash Bin Icon to remove your Element.

Email Settings

WP Mail SMTP Settings

Settings For Send Mail

Using WP Mail SMTP Plugin to reconfigures the wp_mail() function to use SMTP instead of mail() and creates an options page that allows you to specify various options.

Go to Settings → Email to setup:

Goto Settings → Email

Configure SMTP Options

You can visit WP Mail SMTP Plugin to further details about this plugin and consult our guide to configure email: HERE.

Video guide on How To Configure Your Mail Client To Use GMail for Outgoing Mail Server

MailChimp Settings

Step 1After install all required plugins, "MailChimp for WP" will be added into the navigation menu on the sidebar. Go to MailChimp for WP → MailChimp Settings to setup:

Open MailChimp settings


Step 2 - To connect your MailChimp account you will need to enter your API keys into the necessary field. The plugin provides a convenient link, below the field, which will direct you to the API key in your MailChimp account. You must be logged in to your MailChimp account for the link to work as expected.

Add your API Key


Step 3 - Once the API key is added and the changes saved, your list information will populate in the "MailChimp Data" area.

Your MailChimp data


Step 4 - Forms Settings

Access to Form settings


Step 5 - Click MailChimp for WP → Forms, you can create and customize the HTML for the signup form to place within your Wordpress site.

Customize Signup form


Checkbox Wrapp in paragraph tags


Step 6 - Adjust messages shown when a form submission is complete as well as any error messaging.

Insert status messenger

Update theme to latest version

There are two ways to update FUZDO theme. The first method is to use Envato WordPress Toolkit plugin which was included in FUZDO. The second is the upload the theme manually, either via FTP or WordPress. This is the traditional method and this method requires you to download the update-theme files from ThemeForest first.

How To Update Via Envato WordPress Toolkit

This is a quick and easy way to make sure that you keep all of your wordpress themes from ThemeForest up-to-date and without having to log into ThemeForest

Note:  We highly recommend backing up your theme, files and entire database before updating.

Video guide on How To Automatically Update Your Themeforest WordPress Theme - source WPExplorer

Step 1 – Install and activate Envato Toolkit plugin

Step 2 -  Navigate to the WordPress Dashboard => Envato Toolkit section of your installation.

Step 3 – Register by your username on ThemeForest and ThemeForest API Key.

Step 4 –If there is an update you’ll see that it will say ‘update automatically ‘, all you have to do is click OK.

Step 5 – Wait for the update to complete. A success notification will be displayed once the theme is updated successfully.

Step 6 – Don’t forget to update the fuzdo-Framework

Manual Update Method

With the Manual Update Method, you can either choose to upload the theme files manually via FTP or WordPress. Before you can update manually, you have to download the theme files from ThemeForest. Continue reading below for instructions on how to download the theme files and how to upload them.

Note:  We highly recommend backing up your theme, files and entire database before updating.

Download The FUZDO Files From ThemeForest

Step 1 – Login to your ThemeForest account, navigate to your ‘Downloads’ tab and locate your FUZDO purchase.

Step 2 – Click the ‘Download button and choose to either download the ‘Installable WordPress file only’, which is just the WordPress installable file or choose to download ‘All Files & Documentation’ which is the full FUZDO package.

Download FUZDO package


Step 3 – After downloading the files, you need to decide if you want to upload the theme files via FTP or WordPress.  For instructions on both methods, please continue reading below.

How To Update FUZDO Via FTP

Uploading the theme files via FTP requires you to delete your old theme folder entirely. This is to ensure that any deprecated theme files that could cause update issues are removed completely.

Step 1 – Log into your server using FTP and navigate to the  [your_website]\wp-content\themes\[fuzdo_folder].

Step 2 – Backup [fuzdo_folder] by saving it to your computer, or simply delete it. Your content such as pages, options, images and posts will not be lost or erased by doing this. However, any customizations to the theme’s core files, such as PHP files will be lost unless you’re using a child theme.

Step 3 – Retrieve the theme files you’ve just downloaded. If you’ve downloaded the Installable WordPress file, then you only need to extract it once to get to the update version of [fuzdo_folder].

Update-theme


Step 4 – Once extracted you can drag and drop the new FUZDO folder into  [your_website]\wp-content\themes\ … location.

Step 5 – Don’t forget to update the fuzdo-Framework

How To Update FUZDO Via WordPress

Step 1 – First you need to deactivate your current theme located in the WordPress Dashboard > Appearance > Themes section of your Installation. To deactivate, simply switch to a different theme.

Step 2 – After deactivating you can go ahead and delete it. To do this, hover over the theme thumbnail then click ‘Theme Details’. In the bottom right corner of the window, click the ‘Delete’ button. Your content such as pages, options, images and posts will not be lost or erased by doing this. However, any customizations to the theme’s core files, such as PHP files will be lost unless you’re using a child theme.

Delete FUZDO Theme


Step 3 – Retrieve the theme files you’ve just downloaded. If you’ve downloaded the installable WordPress file, then you do not need to extract it. If you’ve downloaded the Full Theme Package, you have to extract it once to access the secondary ‘fuzdo-ver1.1.zip’ file.

Step 4 – Then install by uploading the new version (.zip file).

Upload new version on FUZDO update package


Once uploaded, click ‘Install Now’

Step 5 – When this has completed successfully, re-activate the theme by clicking the ‘Activate’ link.

Step 6 – Don’t forget to update the fuzdo-Framework

After Updating

After you are done updating your theme please also perform the following steps:

  1. Clear your Site & Browser Cache
Whenever you update ANY plugin, theme or WordPress you must clear your browser and site cache to help avoid any potential cache related bugs.
  1. Updating Visual Composer
AFTER you update your theme please make sure to update your visual composer as well following the guide for updating the theme’s recommended plugins. If you update the theme and not the Visual Composer you may run into issues.

Update shortcode/framework plugins to latest version

On FUZDO theme, we have some required plugins and a special plugin name: fuzdo-framework. Without these plugins, the theme won’t work properly. When update theme to version higher, you need to update this plugin to ensure that you don’t run into any compatibility issues with latest version of FUZDO

Update framework notice


Step 1 – Deactived current plugin and delete it on your website (delete it and all files current)

Step 2 – Download Reaky package (latest version from ThemeForest) and extract it. Find theme-plugins folder on path: fuzdo\theme-plugins\ you will see fuzdo-framework.zip file.

Update Framework


– Re-install plugins/framework by upload file.

After you are done updating your theme and plugin please also perform the following steps:

  • Clear your Site & Browser Cache: Whenever you update ANY plugin, theme or WordPress you must clear your browser and site cache to help avoid any potential cache related bugs.
  • Updating Visual Composer: AFTER you update your theme please make sure to update your visual composer as well following the guide for updating the theme’s recommended plugins. If you update the theme and not the Visual Composer you may run into issues.
  • Video guide on How to update plugin

    Video guide on How to update ERE plugin

Thank you for purchasing our theme

If you have any questions that are beyond the scope of this documentation or have any troubles configuring your website applications with the above settings you can contact the Themevin Support Team via email: [email protected] . We will be glad to assist you.

Thanks so much for purchasing FUZDO!