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=== Leeway ===
Author URI:
Theme URI:
Contributors: themezee
Tags: two-columns, custom-background, custom-header, custom-menu, editor-style, rtl-language-support, food-and-drink, blog, news, featured-image-header, featured-images, flexible-header, custom-colors, full-width-template, sticky-post, threaded-comments, translation-ready, theme-options, one-column, left-sidebar, right-sidebar, three-columns
Requires at least: 5.2
Tested up to: 5.5
License: GPLv2 or later
License URI:

Leeway is a free, responsive theme designed for small magazine websites or blogs.

== Description ==

Leeway is a free, responsive theme designed for small magazine websites or blogs. The theme includes two navigation menus, social icons, a fullwidth featured post slideshow and a flexible Magazine Homepage template. All settings are easy to configure in the Customizer.

For more information about Leeway please go to

== Installation ==

1. In your admin panel, go to Appearance -> Themes and click the 'Add New' button.
2. Type in Leeway in the search form and press the 'Enter' key on your keyboard.
3. Click on the 'Activate' button to use your new theme right away.
4. Go to for a guide on how to customize this theme.
5. Navigate to Appearance > Customize in your admin panel and customize to taste.

== Changelog ==

= 1.4.5 =
* fixed lazy loading bug for slider images

= 1.4.4 =
* added new wp_body_open action hook
* improved Block Editor styling for WordPress 5.4

= 1.4.3 =
* added Skip-to-Content link for improved accessibility

= 1.4.2 =
* fixed missing slider tag bug in WordPress Block Editor

= 1.4.1 =
* added font display swap to default theme fonts

= 1.4 =
* added styling for Gutenberg blocks
* added custom color palette for Gutenberg
* added editor styling for WordPress 5.0

= 1.3 =
* added default theme fonts as local fonts
* use local fonts instead of Google fonts for GDPR compliance

= 1.2.8 =
* added Magazine Homepage widgets to blog index

= 1.2.7 =
* added editor shortcuts and instant live preview for site title and tagline in Customizer
* improved styling of footer navigation menu
* changed demo links in Customizer and Theme Info

= 1.2.6 =
* fixed mobile menus on RTL language sites
* moved Theme Links to Theme Options panel dropdown

= 1.2.5 =
* added Right-to-Left language support

= 1.2.4 =
* fixed dropdown menus on mobile navigation menus

= 1.2.3 =
* fixed styling of main navigation menu with default pages

= 1.2.2 =
* added readme.txt file
* improved styling of navigation menus
* added styling for mega menu plugin
* updated tags in style.css
* fixed responsive image srcset attribute for custom header image

= 1.2.1 =
* added added alt and srcset attributes to custom header image
* added support for scroll method of Infinite Scroll
* removed theme prefixes for loading common third-party scripts
* updated theme tags in style.css

= 1.2.0 =
* added selective refresh support in customizer for sidebars and widgets
* added version numbers to wp_enqueue_style and wp_enqueue_script functions
* updated flexlider, html5shiv and Genericons

= 1.1.9 =
* added support for new custom logo feature from WordPress 4.5
* added slider speed setting to Customizer

You can upload your logo image on Appearance -> Customize -> Site Identity now.

= 1.1.8 =
* added support for Jetpack Infinite Scroll feature
* fixed some minor CSS styling bugs

= 1.1.7 =
* added previous/next post navigation on single post view
* removed extract() function from widget files for better readable code
* changed all links to https and made them translatable

= 1.1.6 =
* added support for ThemeZee Related Posts plugin
* added custom header image settings
* added theme links in theme options panel
* added category and tag descriptions on archive template

= 1.1.5 =
* added basic support for wooCommerce
* added support for ThemeZee Breadcrumbs plugin
* added email icon to social menu
* removed empty spaces at the end of template files
* fixed styling of 404 template

= 1.1.4 =
* added Post Slider page template
* changed all h2 post and page titles to h1 for better SEO
* fixed postmeta styling for widget bundle

= 1.1.3 =
* added escaping for translation strings for improved security

= 1.1.2 =
* added postmeta setting to Category Posts Boxed widget
* added postmeta setting to Category Posts Columns widget
* added postmeta setting to Category Posts Grid widget

= 1.1.1 =
* moved additional functions from functions.php to extras.php and template-tags.php
* added theme support for Widget Bundle Addon Plugin
* removed fallback solution for new title tag feature of WordPress
* removed function_exists wrappers for action hook functions
* changed implementation of threaded comments javascript

= 1.1.0 =
* moved register_widget functions to widgets_init action hook to fix widget translation
* improved customizer sections to be translation-ready
* updated German translation file

= 1.0.9 =
* improved code of 404.php and search.php templates
* improved phrasing of all translatable text strings
* updated translation files

= 1.0.8 =
* fixed deprecating PHP4 style constructors notices in WordPress 4.3

= 1.0.7 =
* added setting for deactivating default google fonts in case they are not compatible with user language
* added translation files for Dutch, Italian and Spanish

= 1.0.6 =
* changed search title HTML markup in search.php
* changed archive titles to use the new the_archive_title() function
* removed unnecessary template files tag.php, category.php and author.php

= 1.0.5 =
* added setting to display or hide post date
* added setting to display or hide post author
* added setting to display or hide post categories
* added setting to display or hide post tags
* fixed description of widgets and sidebars

= 1.0.4 =
* updated Featured Content class to new version with many code improvements
- * moved featured content settings to post slider section in Customizer
- * added number of posts setting for the Featured Post Slider
- * added active_callback parameter to display slider controls only when slider is activated
* added translation files for German

= 1.0.3 =
* changed navigation.js to use our new developed responsiveMenu function
* improved styling of navigation menu
* added dropdown icons and animations for nested submenus on mobile navigation
* removed unnecessary header-content.php file

= 1.0.2 =
* added new classes entry-title, updated and author for google microformats structure
* changed category dropdown setting in Category Post widgets to show empty categories
* removed unnecessary HTML markup and Genericons in theme-info.php

= 1.0.1 =
* changed implementation of title tag to add_theme_support method
* fixed image in comments overflow bug

= 1.0 =
Initial Release

== Copyright ==

Leeway WordPress Theme, Copyright 2016
Leeway is distributed under the terms of the GNU GPL

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
the Free Software Foundation, either version 2 of the License, or
(at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
GNU General Public License for more details.

== Ressources ==

Leeway bundles the following third-party resources:

1. Images, Copyright 2013
Images such as the default slider image included in this theme package are created by myself and licensed under GNU GPL.
License URL Default Slider Image:

2. Genericons, Copyright 2015 Automattic, Inc.
The theme uses the Genericons icon font for Postmeta Icons and Social Icons, which is licensed under GNU GPL.
Source URL:
License of Genericon Icon font:

2. Screenshot Photography (used on screenshot.jpg)

Slideshow Image: The Salad Picture in the slider was taken by Kathrin S. by order of and is published under GNU GPL.
Slideshow Picture License:

The rest of the demo photos used in screenshot.jpg are coming from Pixabay and are licensed under CC0 (GPL compatible).
Source URL:
Image 1:
Image 2:
Image 3:
Image 4:
Image 5:
Image 6:
License URL:

3. Flexslider, Copyright 2012 WooThemes
The frontpage slideshow is powered by jQuery FlexSlider v2.1 by WooThemes
Free to use under the GPLv2 license:

4. Featured Content class, Copyright 2014 Twenty Fourteen theme
Leeway uses the Featured Content class for the post slideshow
License of Twenty Fourteen:

5. Fonts
Default Fonts used in the theme are from the Google Font API and are GPL-compatible licensed (SIL Open Font License (OFL))


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