The Basics

Open YOOtheme Pro in WordPress, create a new YOOtheme Pro page and access the page builder.

If you are new to YOOtheme Pro, these guidelines will help you understand the basics of working with our powerful theme and page builder. Learn where to access YOOtheme Pro, add new YOOtheme Pro pages and open the page builder without permission to edit theme settings.


Open YOOtheme Pro

After you installed and activated YOOtheme Pro, open the WordPress customizer by going to Appearance → Customize.

Open YOOtheme Pro from control panel

In the customizer navigation you can find additional panels just below the default WordPress ones. The separate panels of YOOtheme Pro are explained in more detail in their respective chapters. Start by exploring the Customizer documentation.


Open the Builder

To use the YOOtheme Pro page builder, add a new page by clicking Pages → Add New and click the YOOtheme Builder button in the toolbar to the left. The YOOtheme Pro page builder will open in the WordPress customizer. If the page hasn't been saved before, a new draft page will automatically be created.

Add a YOOtheme Pro page

YOOtheme Pro pages are labeled with — YOOtheme. Editing a YOOtheme page opens the classic WordPress page editor view. The editor is blanked out and the YOOtheme Builder button is shown to access the page builder.

Edit a YOOtheme Pro page

Access Builder Through Customizer

Once a YOOtheme Pro page is created, it can also be accessed when using the WordPress customizer. Just browse to the specific page in the right preview and then click Builder in the customizer sidebar.

Open YOOtheme Pro builder

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