Welcome to Tote theme, a spectacular e-commerce theme from Designthemes.
Tote is exclusively designed for online sales of your shoes, bags, and satchels apart from other leather goods and accessories. Using Mega Menu intuitively, Tote theme displays your pages at a glance brilliantly.
Coming with an exclusive page for Shoes, Bags, and Satchels each with a MegaMenu so as to guide your visitors quickly into the page they want to go. In addition, Tote theme offers the standard blog and portfolio features apart from a separate page for Collections, About us and a Shop page.
The shop page is very special with 15 different styles enabled for displaying your products effortlessly on the page! Experiment with all and choose multiple styles for your products in any way you want. Furthermore, the collections page gives you additional options for displaying your products brand wise or category wise using the MegaMenu.
Tote theme above all is expressly indicated for your e-commerce initiatives as a theme of choice because it’s focus is on online sales and it achieves that directly in homepage itself!
Now let us take an in-depth analysis of the Plugins Tote theme comes with now.
Key Features & Plugins
Tote theme comes with Unyson Plugin which is a free Plugin that is easy to configure. It offers the drag and drop framework coming as it does with a bundle of extensions which will work from the backend real fast and easy. Using Unyson, you can create backup and import demo content besides archiving the demo content for migration.
You don’t need separate slider Plugins as Unyson comes with 3 built in sliders for images and video. Moreover, you can create amazing mega menu to display your menu configurations as a dropdown. In addition, using Unyson, you can create dynamic sidebars, filtering animations in portfolios, forms, breadcrumbs, SEO analysis, feedback and event management functions without opting for those Plugins!
Secondly, Tote theme offers the Kirki toolkit. It is the ultimate toolkit for theme developers using the WordPress Customizer. Tote theme lets you take advantage of its advanced features and flexibility. Simply by abstracting the code, it is easy for everyone to design beautiful and meaningful UI.
In addition, you can easily add configurations for your projects. The ease with which you could do is the most useful part of Kirki. It helps you save time which is great! Create you panels and sections. Customize and add fields with ease.
It helps you to automatically create CSS from your fields. All this in real time while you preview the changes via the customizer’s preview instantly. Using the automatic post-Message scripts creation!
Using the single click demo import, you would be able to download all the demo content and use it as your own after adding your logo and customizing it to suit your e-commerce requirements.
Content is King:
Everyone talks about content and how important it is to have engrossing content. The key to retaining visitor’s interest in your site is engrossing content. How to build contents that let your visitor stay on your a site for longer time? In Tote theme, we have incorporated the Slider Revolution Plugin. Therefore, creating content using these animated content creation tools, would ensure your site will have an edge over the other sites.
Using the Envato Market plugin, you can easily install WordPress themes and Plugins purchased from ThemeForest & CodeCanyon. Simply connect the Envato Market API using a secure OAuth personal token.
WordPress will periodically check for updates, once your themes & Plugins are installed. Therefore, when the theme that you bought earlier comes with an update, all you have to do is to simply click the update button in Envato Market and your themes and Plugins would be updated.
WPBakery Page Builder:
This pagebuilder known as Visual Composer earlier, makes designing of your site into a simple drag and drop affair that everyone would simply love to get their hands on. Using the WYSIWYG-what you see is what you get-interface, it is a piece of cake to design your website like a professional!
Visual Composer Ultimate Addon:
Includes Visual Composer premium addon elements like Icon boxes, model Popups, Info Box, Interactive Banner, Flip Box, Info List & Counter. Best of all – provides A Font Icon Manager allowing users to upload / delete custom icon fonts. Parallax, Video Backgrounds, Row effects, CSS3 animations, icon fonts and much more!
Designthemes Core Features Plugin:
A simple WordPress Plugin designed to implement core features of DesignThemes. Version 1.0 of this Plugin is integrated into the themes by DesignThemes. This Plugin is a repertory of all the shortcodes and custom post types by Designthemes. It is compatible with Visual Composer extensions and other third-party APIs. Therefore, designing of the layout and pages become a lot simpler with this Plugin.
WooCommerce is a free eCommerce plugin that allows you to sell anything, beautifully. Built to integrate seamlessly with WordPress, WooCommerce is the world’s favorite eCommerce solution that gives both store owners and developers complete control. The WooCommerce Plugin would enable you to sell online and receive payments in multiple currencies as soon as your site is configured!
DesignThemes WooCommerce Extension:
A simple wordpress plugin designed to extend WooCommerce features of DesignThemes.
YITH WC Wishlist:
This Wishlist is one of the most useful features of an e-commerce site. On one side, it encourages users to come back, allowing products tracking they consider interesting until the purchase step. On the other, if users share their Wishlist — to friends, or through social networks — this will enhance the sales and will help the promotion of your online business.
YITH WooCommerce Quick View:
When you want to have a relook at the product you have added in your shopping cart, what you do if the image is too small in the shopping cart? You can do a quick view of the product if you have installed YITH WooCommerce Quick View! Your clients will be able to read the short descriptions and scan the important features.
YITH WooCommerce Compare:
This plugin is an extension of WooCommerce plugin. It enables the users to compare a set of products from your range of products. Since all the products will be saved in one complete table, where the user can see the difference between the products. While configuring the product features, you could set the attributes for each product and customize the table with your style.
Layer Slider WP:
LayerSlider is a premium multi-purpose animation platform. Using this Plugin you can create amazing Sliders, image galleries, slideshows with mind-blowing effects, landing pages or even a full websites. Create gorgeously animated content in your site using Layer Slider WP.
Contact Form 7:
Tote theme offers Contact Form 7 using which you can design as many forms with an unlimited number of input row fields in your form. You can design your own forms and limit spam and increase conversion. When you are running a site, there may be different requirements for forms to be configured from time to time. Contact Form 7 handles all.
Regenerate Thumbnails lets you regenerate the thumbnails for your image attachments. This is particularly useful if you’ve changed any of your thumbnail dimensions. Or had changed to a new theme with different featured post image dimensions. You can either regenerate the thumbnails for all image uploads, individual image uploads, or specific multiple image uploads.
Akismet anti-spam is used by millions as Akismet offers the best protection from spammers. Protect your blog from spam using Akismet which keeps your site protected even while you sleep! It is simple to get started with Akismet. Just activate the Akismet plugin and set up your API key in Akismet Settings. Simple, right?
Tote theme offers a plethora of shortcodes to configure your modules like tabs, accordions, buttons and tooltips. The shortcodes offered in Tote theme is mind boggling. Well, almost every conceivable need has been analyzed and these shortcodes have been included. All the requirements of your site for Blockquotes, Buttons & Lists, Carousel, Columns, Contact Info, Content Shortcodes, Custom Posts, Fancy Boxes, Icon Boxes, Image With Caption, Miscellaneous, Number Counter, Pricing Table, Progress Bar, Tabs & Toggles, Team, Testimonials, Carousel Testimonials, Timeline and Typography.
With more than 600+ Google webfonts and the FontAwesome icons, you can set any color or size in your site and design your pages at will. You will become a professional designer by adding Google Fonts with typography field. In addition, you could add tooltips to help your users.
Using the extensive documentation, knowledge base and video tutorials you can get any clarification you may require about Tote theme, 24/7.
* Tote WordPress Theme Changelog *
2017.12.14 – version 1.1
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