Widely – An Imagery Focused Blog & Portfolio Theme

Widely - An Imagery Focused Blog & Portfolio Theme

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An imagery focused Blog & Portfolio theme. Built mobile first for speed.

Full of features…


Got projects you want to talk about? No problem, we’ve got a Portfolio post type for that. What’s more, you can create unlimited portfolio pages, defined by single or multiple category IDs.

Unlimited Blogs

Use the theme as a blog or a portfolio or both and create as many blog pages as you like. Just like our custom post type for portfolio, you can create unlimited blog pages, defined by single or multiple category IDs.

Introducing our unique wide insert shortcode

One of the most exciting things on this theme is the wide insert. Check it out here: http://www.meanthemes.com/theme/widely/2013/07/02/amazing-shots/

Upload a cover header image or colour for any page

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All post formats supported

Aside, audio, video, gallery, image, status, chat, link, quote, standard – we support them all in this theme.

Update History

Click here to view the Widely Changelog

Unlimited Color Options

You can control colours for the entire theme using our easy to use options panel.

Widely - An Imagery Focused Blog & Portfolio Theme

More fonts than you can shake a stick at

Google fonts, Typekit fonts, Adobe Edge fonts, standard fonts – these are all built in and easy to setup, just follow the inline help.

Widely - An Imagery Focused Blog & Portfolio Theme

You can even change the road colour on your Google Map

Widely - An Imagery Focused Blog & Portfolio Theme

We Love Support

We want to make sure you are happy with your purchase, if you have a question about how to do something or think you have found a bug, head over to our support system and we’ll get back in touch.


Full feature list

  • New Twitter oAuth API support
  • Fully fluid design, which goes up to 1440px wide!
  • Built mobile first, for speed with IE fallback
  • Unique wide insert (See example here)
  • 10 Page/Single/Custom post type templates
  • Use any of the templates as a static homepage
  • Unlimited Portfolios
  • Unlimited Blogs
  • All templates are HTML5 compliant
  • Child theme supplied
  • Announcements custom post type – full content editor support. Setup announcements for the future and they won’t appear until that date.
  • Portfolio custom post type with gallery functionality built in for video + images. You also don’t have to use the flexslider, turn this off per portfolio item for a stacked layout.
  • Show/Hide Sidebar on ANY page individually (Homepage and Portfolio excluded)
  • Change the header background image or colour per post or page.
  • Switch 50% opacity on/off on main navigation bar
  • Center the header option
  • Full control of colours and font sizes and fonts
  • General template text translatable via Theme Options
  • Minified JavaScript files for increased performance, we provide un-compressed versions of the 2 core files if you want to tweak functionality.
  • Google Analytics
  • On/off sidebar for whole site
  • Show/hide tagline
  • Show/hide header search
  • Show/hide author information
  • Show/Hide social icons in footer
  • Show/Hide social icons in the header
  • Turn sharing on/off across posts, pages or portfolio
  • Share via twitter including your username
  • On/off truncation for long links in comments
  • Excerpt + read more support for blog posts
  • Turn off “archives” text block
  • On/off widgets in footer
  • White/Black social icons
  • Show/Hide footer credit
  • Set width for mobile menu to kick in
  • Hide/show page menu
  • Widget areas for Archive & Single, Page, Contact & Blog templates
  • Custom Video widget
  • Custom Twitter oAuth API 1.1 Widget
  • Disable featured images on gallery posts
  • Disable featured images on all posts
  • Hide read more on blog
  • Plain text logo option
  • Logo upload
  • Retina logo upload
  • Apple touch icon upload
  • Favicon upload
  • Tiled background
  • Full size cover background
  • Turn on slideshow for blog galleries
  • Set interval for blog galleries
  • Show portfolio details on single page
  • Set amount of portfolio items for portfolio template to show before pagination
  • Contact form email address
  • Google API v3 Maps support (you’ll need to sign up for a key)
  • Google pin upload
  • Built-in contact form
  • Localisation support with provided .mo and .po files
  • Custom Menu
  • Featured image support
  • Drop down menus
  • Shortcodes
  • Shortcodes for social icons including: Twitter, App.net, Facebook, Linked In, Google+, Zerply, Vimeo, YouTube, Pinterest, Dribbble, Github, Instagram, Flickr, Behance, RSS
  • Shortcode for quotes including quote source and ratings
  • Fully responsive (optimised for iPad and iPhone with retina graphics)
  • Extensive documentation

Photo Credits

All photography in the theme demo has been kindly provided by Benjamin Reid just for this theme. The photos are not in the Theme Files as part of the ThemeForest download.

Icons are by the wonderful Adam Whitcroft: Batch Icons

Widely - An Imagery Focused Blog & Portfolio Theme

Date: June 22, 2015