The Local is a hyperlocal news theme for WordPress. The theme is ideal for local news websites, and includes simple drag and drop widgets for advertising, Google Maps, YouTube, local Twitter updates, weather, social networking etc. The theme also features auto thumbnail resizing, 12 custom page templates, a custom control panel that lets you rearrange content, typography and navigation etc, and much more.
- Custom widgets for popular posts, social networking, Google Maps, You Tube, local Twitter activity, related posts and more
- Easy Google Adsense implementation. Custom Adsense widgets for all 4 homepage columns and upper right masthead
- Animated multi-level dropdown menus
- Custom masthead image and logo controls
- 12 custom page templates for contact forms, sitemaps, image galleries, blogrolls and much more
- Custom control panel options to control column size, typography, navigation and more
- Image thumbnail resizing and get_post functions. No custom fields required.
- Support for gravatars, author comment highlighting, threaded comments and paged comments
- Full localization and translation support
- Four widgetized regions for flexibility
- A ‘lead story’ widget with variable excerpt length
- Additional customizable content areas via action hooks
- Custom admin bar for dashboard shortcuts
- Breadcrumb options