Canvas V4 Premium WordPress Theme

by admin on October 20, 2011

WooThemes have released version 4 of the Canvas Theme. Canvas is a powerful and highly customisable premium WordPress theme that makes it easy for beginners and developers alike to easily create unique and beautiful websites. Every element of the Canvas theme design is customisable through the options panel (100+ options), so you can make the design, layout and typography exactly the way you want. It also comes with custom page templates and sliders to easily setup the homepage for magazine, traditional blog or business styles.

Canvas Magazine Layout Option
canvas magazine layout

Traditional Blog Layout Option
canvas log layout

New Features

  • Revamped Templating Engine – further customisability and control over the various template files, right down to customising how each post or page looks within archives, search results or on the single post page itself.
  • Manager Modules – now includes three new “Manager” modules; Layout, Hooks and Meta
  • Layout Manager – adds control over the widths of the columns in each layout type available in Canvas, adding flexibility for creating the design you want, with the widths and layout you desire
  • Hooks Manager – adds the ability to make use of the available hooks in Canvas, to add custom HTML code, shortcodes and text to any of the available hooks
  • Meta Manager – adds control over the “post meta”
  • New Shortcodes – now includes intuitive shortcodes to include dynamic data into your meta sections
  • Additional Enhancements for Child Themes – making it easy to customise Canvas to suit your needs by modifying only a small set of files to achieve your desired customisations

Canvas Features

  • Customise Any Element – Canvas will let you customize the style and typography of every element in the design. Packed with 100+ options, it allows you to make your blog look exactly like you want
  • Google Font Support – You can change any text on your site to the font of your liking
  • Custom Design Images – options panel lets you upload your own images for use as main background image and header background image
  • Customisable Widths – Canvas lets you easily change between 6 different site widths (1200, 980, 960, 940, 880 and 760 pixels) and also has an option to box your layout in
  • 6 Layout Options – choose between 6 different layouts for and order of content/sidebars (full width, 2 col left, 2 col right, 3 col left, 3 col middle, 3 col right). Canvas also lets you specify individual layouts per post or page
  • Custom Page Templates – Canvas features a Magazine and Business page template, both with javascript sliders so now you can easily setup your homepage to act as a magazine or business theme
  • Tumblr Functionality – supports WooTumblog functionality so it can function like a Tumblr theme
  • iPhone App Publishing – use the Express iPhone App to publish to your Canvas powered blog
  • Custom Widgets – The theme has 2 widgetized areas in sidebar and 4 widgetized areas in footer (optional)
  • Child Theme Friendly – makes use of custom hooks, to make it a lot easier to customize the theme via a child theme without touching any code in the main parent theme
  • Sidebar Manager – allows you to replace all widgetized sidebars and footers in the theme with unique custom sidebar
  • Custom Shotcodes – easily add buttons, boxes, social buttons, columns and more to your posts, pages and widgets etc
  • Custom Navigation – customize the themes navigation to include pages, categories and custom links
  • Backend Theme Options Panel – make simple changes without editing code, like adding your own logo, changing to an alternate colour style, adding Google Analytics code
  • Custom Page Templates – full width, archives etc.
  • Built-in SEO Options
  • Cross Browser Compatible
  • Auto-Sizing Thumbnails
  • Localized for Translations

Standard: $70
Developer: $150
WooThemes Club Membership: $15 – $20 per month

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