Review – Foodie is a Genesis 2.0 child WordPress theme designed and developed by Shay Bocks listed on StudioPress store. Foodie theme consist of three color schemes which are Earthy, Citrus and Minimal and these are the best color sets to improve look of your food blogging site. The food recipe writers will find this StudioPress genesis child theme very suitable to easily post recipe articles using advanced features given with recipe card styling. The website loads smoothly when user navigates from one post to other post and maintains same performance even while browsing picture gallery or videos. This is the reason why this food blogging theme has gain great acceptability.
The StudioPress Foodie WordPress theme has quite large space available for the Ad and banners, in-case you want to display advertisements for income. Most of the bloggers would prefer to display adsense ads or banners from affiliate programs that matches to their blog niche. You can also follow this method to earn living, Ad placement can be decided by the user and fully customizable. Moreover documentation is briefly prepared to add all information about features and better utilization methods to help user take full advantage. Recipe page section will present collection of all recipes in normal style or you can add categories for different types of recipes.
The homepage of Foodie WordPress theme for Genesis uses two columns and single column featured sections to highlight latest posts, that’s great to display large amount of fresh posts. The slideshow size is kept regular, still it will be enough to display recipe post and title with featured image. Besides sidebar a text information box is placed to write some details about author or recipe writers. This section is mainly given for author introduction, so that user can feel more closer to the recipe writer. At the bottom of this section a list of social buttons can be placed to display Google Plus, Twitter, Pinterest or Facebook buttons. And they will create large followers army for your social page or profiles.
Because of widgetized homepage, you can chance order of feature displayed on the homepage. Foodie WordPress theme of StudioPress will show excellent form on the newsletter widget, the fields displayed on newsletter form are “First name, Last name, Email address” and colorful subscribe box. Compare to single field asking for email you can except more leads using this type of unique newsletter box design. Footer looks more shiny with popular posts widget which shows queue of thumbnails, it is also recommended to put author box widget on the footer. Six layouts attached on the options area provides sidebar on left / right side or two sidebars on either side.
Foodie Pro Theme is made using Genesis framework which is said to be most reputed framework from StudioPress. The framework turns every hard task into simple or automated mode. That’s why StudioPress genesis themes are suggested to novice and advanced developers. I can assure that using this theme will not require you to put much efforts for blogging as everything is simple and automated.
Foodie Theme Features :
- Better spacing for Ads and custom widgets
- 3 options for color schemes
- Recipe page section
- Author custom widget
- 6 page layouts list
- Slideshow made of regular size
- Social widget bar icons : Feed, YouTube, Social sites
- Landing page template available
- 8 plugins with styling
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Price Plan :
Buy Theme + Framework : $129.95
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