Installing Kickstart Business (Free)
You can download the free theme on wordpress.org . Go to appearance > themes > add new and search for “kickstart” . Select install & activate. That’s it.
Installing Kickstart Business PRO (plugin)
The Pro addon is a plugin, go to plugins > add new , not appearance >add new (you’ll get a style.css missing error)
This will add several new post types and features, teams, sliders, testimonials, projects, as several other settings on customizer like color settings, fonts and front page options.
To create a front page similar to the demo , follow the instructions below
- Create a new page, call it “home”
- Select “homepage” as template. hit save.
- Go to appearance > static front page > select the page you just created
Front page Header Image
To edit the header image, go to appearance > customize > header image
You can toggle this section on or of, remember toggle this section OFF if the slider is activated
Remember to add a welcome text and the buttons url in order for them to appear.
Front Page Slider
To add sliders go to dashboard > sliders > add new.
You need to add a title, intro text and an image that’s about 1440×550
Services & About Section
These two sections requires you to create pages for the services you offer and your about us page. go to pages > add new , remember to add a featured image.
Now go Appearance > Customizer > Front Page Section > Features/About Us . Select your pages & that’s it
Contact form on home page
You’ll need to download contact form 7 plugin (free), create a form then copy the form ID
Go to Appearance > Customize > Front Page Section > Contact > contact form ID (paste the ID here)
Video tutorials coming soon
If you still have issues please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org