This theme is built with new users in mind. That means, everything should be simple.
So having Admin Panel plugin is intended, if you're a
You can change logo in Themes » Fresh
There you can also change social icons by writing only site name: github
and then putting whole link.
In sidebar you can add as many links as you want under categories by your name choice. There is also Footer tab, right beside the sidebar tab, and there you change footer links.
Home page instructions
Home page is main page of your site. One that basically looks like template Fresh does.
You get that look by going to Pages » Page template » & selecting Home.
There you'll find 5 tabs, each representing sections of page, which you can simply edit, and insert your own content.
I'd recommend using
Tiny SEO plugin and
Quick Tray Links but that's entirely up to you.
GPM Installation (Preferred)
The simplest way to install this theme is via the Grav Package Manager (GPM) through your system's Terminal (also called the command line). From the root of your Grav install type:
bin/gpm install fresh
This will install the Gateway theme into your
/user/themes directory within Grav. Its files can be found under
To install this theme, just download the zip version of this repository and unzip it under
/your/site/grav/user/themes. Then, rename the folder to
You should now have all the theme files under
If you want to set Fresh as the default theme, you can do so by following these steps:
- Navigate to
- Open the system.yaml file.
- Change the
- Save your changes.
- Clear the Grav cache. The simplest way to do this is by going to the root Grav directory in Terminal and typing
GPM Update (Preferred)
The simplest way to update this theme is via the Grav Package Manager (GPM). You can do this with this by navigating to the root directory of your Grav install using your system's Terminal (also called command line) and typing the following:
bin/gpm update fresh
This command will check your Grav install to see if your Gateway theme is due for an update. If a newer release is found, you will be asked whether or not you wish to update. To continue, type
y and hit enter. The theme will automatically update and clear Grav's cache.
Manually updating theme is pretty simple. Here is what you will need to do to get this done:
- Delete the
- Download the new version of theme from this repository.
- Unzip the zip file in
your/site/user/themesand rename the resulting folder to
- Clear the Grav cache. The simplest way to do this is by going to the root Grav directory in terminal and typing
Grav has fantastic team, people that are very helpful and people that I probably bored to death,
or at least quite a lot to achieve what I want.
In Slack's chat room I bugged
@hugo, and both Amaury's:
mostly and each of these people helped me a lot, and showed me how to accomplish this and that.
Words cannot express how thankful I am to all of you. I'm the one to blame if anything is wrong,
And at last, but not least - Thank You if you're using this theme.