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Icarus - A Minimal Blogging Theme for WordPress

Overview

Icarus is a premium WordPress theme designed and developed with bloggers in mind who love flat and minimal designs.

While being minimal and simplistic in design, Icarus comes with a powerful theme options panel where you can change various functionality and design elements of the theme with just a few clicks.

Theme features

Responsive. Icarus has a responsive layout, which means it can adapt perfectly to the screen of any size of device.

100% Fluid layout. The theme is built with a percentage-based grid, so it takes a fixed percentage of the screen regardless of the screen size.

Flat & modern UI. The design of this theme is based on the contemporary flat design principles, targeted mainly at minimalist people.

Powerful theme options interface. Icarus comes with a powerful theme options panel where you can customize the functionality and design with just a few clicks.

Styling options. Changing the styles of the different elements has never been easier!

Custom backgrounds. You can set different backgrounds for the homepage, posts page and pages with just a click in the theme options panel.

Slide-in navigation menu and sidebar. The theme features slide-in navigation bar and sidebar with smooth transitions.

Zero coding knowledge required. The theme options panel is very easy to use where you will not need any knowledge of coding.

600+ Google fonts. The theme options panel includes basic web-safe fonts, as well as more than 600 Google web fonts that you can use in different parts of your site.

Child theme ready. If you want to make further changes to the theme where changing the core files is necessary, you would want to use a child theme. We have included a child theme for Icarus in the package that is ready for you to use!

Facebook API. Icarus has built-in options to enable Facebook sharing so you will not need to install any extra plugin for that.

Google Analytics tracking. Icarus supports Google (or any other) Analytics tracker code that you can enter in the theme options panel that goes to the footer.

Font Awesome icons. This theme uses Font Awesome icons that can scale regardless of the screen size!

Semantic HTML5 markup. Icarus is written in clean and semantic HTML5 code that is well documented and easy to read or change if required.

SEO optimized. Because Icarus is written in semantic HTML5 code, your site will rank higher in search engines!

Threaded comments. Icarus supports threaded comments with a depth of more than 5!

Built with SASS. The design of the site is built with SASS (S yntactically Awesome Stylesheets) and Susy, which makes writing CSS more fun and easier!

Social links. The theme has built in social links with Font Awesome links that you can place in the header or the footer.

Sharing buttons. Icarus comes with built in Facebook and Twitter share buttons that you can enable or disable from the theme options panel.

Support

I want to make sure you don't run into any problems while using this theme, so I will provide free support with every purchase. Just post a comment here or send me a message at support@sadmansh.com.

Changelog

1.0.1 - Fixed minor editor bug.

Credits

The images in the demo site are from http://unsplash.com.

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Appreciated on May 4th, 2015
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