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HTML5up Dimension Theme for Wordpress

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A configurable Wordpress Theme version of HTML5up Dimension Theme made for the internet by @cogdog (that link uses this theme!). WP-Dimension creates a simple, elegant but super flexible calling card site you can host on your own domain, not park it in some ad-tracking About site.

🏠 WP-Dimension | 🔍 Examples | 🚀 Installing | 📖 Documentation | 💬 Discussions

WP-Dimension creates a site that looks like

Screenshot of Theme

Almost every thing beyond the boxes and menus, including the top icon and the background image can me modified with the WordPress Customizer. The optional social menu icon menu is enabled by installing the Iconic Font Menus plugin (another one made by moi).

The box links below the headings each open content overlays, each a Wordpress post, internally on the site renamed "Front Boxes":

Sample Page

Editing options in the posts/front pages provide the means to add a button and link at the bottom that can go to any URL. You can also create standalone WordPress pages in case you have more info than you want to show in a front box.

Static Page

It's sure elegant, right?

So You are Interested in Using WP-Dimension?

For inspiration I offer a collection of other sites using this theme, then provide details on how to install it, and once set up, the documentation for customizing it in WordPress (plus details on how to update). The documentation is available in a more readable format - see the Docs! (thanks to Docsify This).

More info

Features / History

  • v2.51 (Oct 30, 2022) CSS fix for social media menus (thanks Jacob G)
  • v2.5 (Oct 27, 2022) Customizer panels reorganized, a new setting to allow for more than 8 boxes on front page (or fewer)
  • v2.4 (Sep 7, 2022) Include Font Awesome 6.2, update the documentation and make use of Docsify This to display it all pretty like
  • v2.2 (Oct 2, 2021) Updated to match changes in CSS/JS of the original HTML5UP Dimension theme, including use of Font Awesome 5 icons
  • v2.0 (Feb 25, 2020) Better CSS for a responsive and even sized navigation menu.
  • v1.8 (Oct 12, 2018) Nag notices added to encourage use of FontAwesome 5 plugin, CSS tweak to fix mobile menus, segment base CSS from WordPress
  • v1.7 (Oct 12, 2018) Rebranded WordPress posts internally as "Front Boxes" to better reflect their purpose. A new template for single entries shows a Front Box opened on the home page.
  • v1.4 (Jan 3, 2018) Deprecated use of Customizer Social Icons plugin and re-wrote instructions to use Font-Awesome 4 Menus
  • v1.3 (Aug 21, 2017) Integration of Social Media Icons for the WordPress Customizer plugin to provide a front page display of icons / links for social media sites, new post meta data field option to store an optional short name for the button display, another field to customize the link button label, CSS updates for aligncenter, alignleft, alignright classes, edit links added to post display.
  • v1.2 (Jun 19, 2017) Added a page template to create longer content pieces
  • v1.1 (May 20, 2017) Added shortcodes for link buttons, display and show order in the posts view of Wordpress Editor
  • v1.0 (Feb 19, 2017) First release