Red — A Responsive WordPress Theme
Table of Contents
- Import all of my content
- Required plugins for best experience
- Highly recommended plugins
- Other highly recommended plugins
- Plugins I use, but you don't have to
- Make sure you have WordPress installed on server (web or local)
- Download the zip file for this repo
- Login to WordPress admin dashboard by navigating to yoursite.com/wp-admin
Appearance > Themes > Add New
- Select the zip file that you downloaded (don't extract)
Import all of my content
Download an xml file that contains all of my posts, pages, comments, custom fields, terms, navigation menus and custom posts.
Click here to download xml file (File may be out of date)
Instructions for importing content
- Download xml file
- Extract xml file
Tools > WordPress > Choose file
- Select extracted xml file
Upload file and import
Required plugins for best experience
Theme will prompt you to install, please do.
- Advanced Custom Fields : Customize WordPress with powerful, professional and intuitive fields
- Custom Post Type UI : Admin UI for creating custom post types and custom taxonomies in WordPress
Highly recommended plugins
Theme will ask you to install, please do.
Title Remover : Gives you the ability to hide the title of any post, page or custom post type item without affecting menus or titles in the admin area.
WP Super Cache : A very fast caching engine for WordPress that produces static html files.
WordPress Importer : Import posts, pages, comments, custom fields, categories, tags and more from a WordPress export file.
Contact Form 7 : Just another contact form plugin. Simple but flexible.
Flexible Posts Widget : An advanced posts display widget with many options. Display posts in your sidebars any way you'd like!
Yoast SEO : Improve your WordPress SEO: Write better content and have a fully optimized WordPress site using Yoast's WordPress SEO plugin.
Other highly recommended plugins
Theme will NOT ask you to install, please do.
Wordfence Security : The Wordfence WordPress security plugin provides free enterprise-class WordPress security, protecting your website from hacks and malware.
Simple Link List Widget : This plugin makes a widget available which allows you to add a simple link list (bulleted or numbered) to a sidebar.
WP Recent Posts From Category : Displays recent posts from selected category by generating a shortcode that can be used in widgets, posts and pages.
Plugins I use, but you don't have to
Easy FancyBox : Easily enable the FancyBox jQuery extension on just about all media links. Multi-Site compatible. Supports iFrame and Flash movies.
Favicon by RealFaviconGenerator : Create and install your favicon for all platforms: PC/Mac, iPhone/iPad, Android devices, Windows 8 tablets...
GoSquared : The official GoSquared for WordPress plugin to integrate the GoSquared Tracking Code and GoSquared widgets into your WordPress blog.
Limit Login Attempts : Limit rate of login attempts, including by way of cookies, for each IP. Fully customizable.
Post Reading Time : A simple wordpress plugin that estimates the time a reader will need to go through the article.
Tiled Galleries Carousel Without Jetpack : Tiled Gallery Carousel allows you to display image galleries in mosaic styles without Jetpack.
Theme is licensed under the MIT license.