News 2.0 Child Theme for Genesis Review

News 2.0 Child ThemeThe original News Child Theme for Genesis has been available for quite awhile but there’s a new version – News 2.0 Child Theme is in town.

News 2.0 Cild Theme includes some major code updates for a few of the templates and some needed small bug fixes. The theme also has a completely updated CSS file. The changes to the News 2.0 Child Theme CSS file now makes for super quick and easy customizations. The latest version – the 2.0 update, also includes a bunch new features. One new feature that is sure to be a hit with users is the availability of 7 color options to choose from.

News 2.0 Child Theme Design and Style Features

  • 7 Alternative color schemes

blue
green
orange
pink
purple
red
teal

  • All 6 Genesis layout options
  • Custom header section
  • Custom background image upload
  • Featured images
  • Fixed width
  • Theme specific options
  • Nested comments

News 2.0 Child Theme Features Inherited from Genesis

  • Automatic updates
  • Over 40 custom hooks (code written into the theme that allows you to attach additional content to the theme itself)
  • Import/export options
  • Author box option for pages and posts
  • Auto image thumbnail for post
  • Post/page tracking/conversion code box
  • Third party widget friendly
  • Breadcrumb navigation
  • BuddyPress compatible
  • Translation ready
  • 6 layout options

sidebar/content
content/sidebar
sidebar/sidebar/content
content/sidebar/sidebar
sidebar/content/sidebar
full width

  • Admin controlled on/off settings for:

theme settings,
layouts
SEO options

  • Built-in SEO for:

site
individual page
individual post

  • Custom Page Templates

Archive Page – offers a sitemap type of layout to help reader find their way around
Blog Page – takes advantage of images you use within your posts

  • Genesis Simple Edits Plugin
  • Genesis Simple Hooks Plugin
  • Genesis Simple Menus Plugin
  • Genesis Simple Sidebars Plugin
  • Genesis Slider Plugin
  • Genesis Tabs Plugin

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