Theme Options

Theme Options

You can customize Howes settings via "Theme Options". You can upload logo or change skin color etc. Here are details of each section that you can customize.

Layout Settings

You can change Layout related changes here. Like you can switch to Boxed or Wide layout, or you can select Skin color or you can on or off responsive design from here.

Skin Color

This is the global color for all hightlighted things. This color will be used in Tabs, Accordion, Progress bar, text link and other areas. We have provided some pre-defined colors for you which you will also find on our demo site.

Select icon library

This is option to load different icon library (globally). This will help you to lower the page load by selecting limited library. The "Font-Awesome" library is mandatory. The selected library will appear in icon dropdown menu and you can select icons for your selected library too. You can set icon for "Service Box", "Menu", "Separator with icon" etc.

Note: Please be careful when un-checking any library. You should know where you used the icons and change with icons from new library. Otherwise the icon will not appear because you unchecked the library and it will not load any CSS/font for that un-checked library.

Favicon Settings

You can upload different favicons for the site. There are different type of favicon that used by different devices like iPhone, Android, Microsoft etc.

Font Settings

You can setup and change fonts for different like Genral fonts, H1 heading fonts etc. You can customize font-family, font-style, font-size, color, line-height and backup font. We provided 650+ Google Webfonts to choose from. Also you can see preview of each font here.

Floating Bar Settings

Floating Bar will be appear above Topbar. This is expandable/collapsible area. There is small icon to open/close it.

This area shows widgets. You can add widgets in Admin > Appearance > Widgets > Floating Header Widgets and all widgets will appear here. Also the area is DYNAMIC WIDTH ready so if you add 2 widgets than it will show widgets in two column.

Topbar Settings

Topbar is a shortcut info bar for your clients. You can provide email address or your phone number here so visitor can contact you instantly. Also you can show social icons here.

Titlebar Settings

You can change settings for Titlebar from here.

Header Settings

You can change header settings from here. You can upload logo, enable or disable sticky header etc.

Howes theme comes with three header styles. Here are description of each design:

  • Left Logo with Right Menu: This will show logo at left and menu at right. This is default header style.
  • Center Logo Above Menu: This will show logo at top and menu below it. This is perfect design for bigger logo.
  • Center Logo Between Menu: This will show logo between menu. Here are some options for this:
    • You can decide where the logo should appear. Example, if you like the logo to appear after "Services" menu, than just edit the Services menu (from Admin > Appearance > Menus section) and add logo-after-this class to it. Here is the example view:

      Note: Please note that the "CSS Classes" option will be hidden by WordPress directly. So if you can't see this "CSS Classes" option, than just go to Admin > Appearance > Menus section. Than click on the "Screen Options" button at top-right corner. Than check the "CSS Classes" checkbox and you will see the "CSS Classes" box to add the class. See screenshot given below for more details:

    • You can set the width of logo area too. Go to Admin > Appearance > Theme Options > Header Settings section and set the "Logo Area Width" option:
    • You can set the menu alignment too. You can move the menu at left or right. Go to Admin > Appearance > Theme Options > Header Settings section and set the "Menu Left margin" option:

Footer Settings

You can change footer text from here. You can use the following shortcodes in your footer text: [site-url], [site-title], [site-tagline] and [current-year]

Login Page Settings

You can login page background image, background color and other setttings from here.

Team Member Settings

You can settings for "Team Member" section from here.

Portfolio Settings

Change settings for portfolio

Error 404 Page Settings

You can change Error 404 page content from here.

Search Page Settings

You can change Search results page settings from here.


You can change Sidebar related settings from here. Also you can create a new sidebar from here.

Social Links

You can set URLs from Social links from here. Also you can enable or disable RSS feed link from here.

Advanced Settings

You can set advanced settings (like SLUG for different post type) from here.

Custom Code

You can write your custom CSS or JavaScript code here. Also you can add Custom CSS Code for login page too.

Theme Information

You will get theme details like version and developer details from here.

Import / Export

You can import or export theme settings from here. This will be usefull when you are developing your site on other server and want to move only theme settings. Just click "Download" button to export the settings and click "Import from file" button to import it.

Note: When you click on "Import from file" than it will open new textbox. Just open the downloaded file in any text editor and copy paste code here to import.