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WordPress Configuration

You can adjust WordPress settings as follows:

You can set Site Title in Settings > General.
You can set Blog pages show at most in Settings > Reading.
You can select Front Page and Posts Page in Settings > Reading.
You can set Discussion settings in Settings > Discussion.
You can change Image sizes in Settings > Media.
We used the following sizes on our demo sites:

Visual Composer

Visual Composer for WordPress is drag and drop frontend and backend page builder plugin that will save you tons of time working on the site content. You will be able to take full control over your WordPress site, build any layout you can imagine – no programming knowledge required….


WooCommerce is the most popular WordPress eCommerce plugin. Packed full of features, perfectly integrated into your self-hosted WordPress website.

You can see here for more details and woocommerce documentation.

– Install Woocommerce Pages

If you want to import dummy data, you can skip to install woocommerce pages.

You can see the following message after install woocommerce…

Regenerate Thumbnails

Regenerate Thumbnails allows you to regenerate the thumbnails for your image attachments. This is very handy if you’ve changed any of your thumbnail dimensions (via Settings -> Media) after previously uploading images or have changed to a theme with different featured post image dimensions.

You can either regenerate the thumbnails…

Menu Setup

Porto provides powerful and most advanced menu. There are 6 areas of the theme where you can assign a menu.

Main Menu
Sidebar Menu
Top Navigation
Secondary Menu – Right menu in the header type 19 which has…

One Page Setup

Create One Page Menu

Please go Appearance > Menus on admin sidebar.
Click Create a new menu.
Add Custom Links menu items. Type the anchor name of page section in the URLfield.
Click Save Menu button after added the menu items.

Create One Page

Header Builder

In Porto 4.8, header builder is newly added to create and modify the site header dynamically on different devices without using pre-built header types.
Page builder is to build page contents, and header builder is to create header layout and contents.
To get to the header builder section, please go to…

Header Types

Porto theme have 20 header types. You can select a pre-built header types in Theme Options -> Header -> Header Type.
If you select header builder for header type, header builder header will be used.