Gather - Post Installation Guide

This article is for customers who have purchased theme installation for the Gather theme.

We just installed your theme on your site – you may be wondering, now what? Below we'll go over the common questions we get post-installation and how to update various areas of your new theme.

Navigation menu

To update your navigation menu, go to Wordpress > Appearance > Menus. Select the Primary Menu and then add/remove/change links as needed. Detailed instructions for using navigation menus in Wordpress can be found here.

Homepage - Image Slider

In your dashboard, find the Meta Slider tab at the bottom left of your dashboard. To add a new image, click "Add Slide." To remove an existing image, click the X in the top right corner of the slide box.

Homepage - Get the Latest widget

To update the Get the Latest widget, go to Appearance > Widgets > Home Slider.

Editing the sidebar

The sidebar can be edited at Appearance > Widgets > Primary Sidebar.

Sidebar photo and blurb

Click here for instructions on updating your sidebar photo.

Add, remove, or change social icons

Click here for instructions.

Coming Soon Page

On your installation form, you were given the option to have a coming soon page installed on your site. To remove the coming soon page and launch your site, find the "Seedprod" tab at the bottom left of your WordPress dashboard. Under Status, select "Disabled." Save changes.

We also recommend removing the Coming Soon Page & Maintenance Mode by Seedprod plugin from your plugins page if you no longer plan to use it.

Removing the demo content

Click here for instructions on removing the demo content from your site.