Blog

Customize the blog layout of your WordPress website.

YOOtheme Pro provides a default template for the blog view which comes with several layout settings. It also provides a default template for the single post view which has its own post settings.

The following settings can be found in the Layout → Blog panel of YOOtheme Pro. Make sure to browse to the blog in the preview on the right to see the changes immediately.


Layout

Use the following options to style the blog layout.

Setting Description
Width Set the blog width.
Padding Set the vertical padding.
Columns Set the number of columns.
Column Gap Set the size of the gap between the grid columns.
Row Gap Set the size of the gap between the grid rows.
Breakpoint Set the breakpoint from which the grid items will stack.
Masonry Enable masonry effect and create a layout free of gaps even if grid items have different heights.
Parallax Enable parallax effect and move single grid columns at different speeds while scrolling. Define the vertical parallax offset in pixels.

Image

Use the following options to configure the post images in the blog overview.

Setting Description
Image Alignment Align the image to the top or place it between the title and the content.
Image Margin Set the top margin if the image is aligned between the title and the content.
Image Width Set the width of the image.
Image Height Set the height of the image.

Learn more about images in the files and images documentation.


Content

Use the following options to style the post title, meta text, content and link in the blog overview.

Setting Description
Alignment Center the title, meta text and button.
Title Style Set the title style.
Title Margin Set the top title margin.
Meta Margin Set the top meta margin.
Content Show the excerpt in the blog overview instead of the post text.
Content Length Limit the content length to a number of characters and add the "Continue Reading" button.
Content Margin Set the top content margin.
Content Alignment Center the content on the blog overview page only.
Button Set the style for the "Continue Reading" button.
Button Margin Set the top button margin.

Use a numeric pagination or previous/next links to browse between blog pages.

Navigation settings


Display

Show or hide system fields like date, author, categories, tags and archive category title among others. This option does not apply to single posts.

Display settings


Excerpt

To show an excerpt text instead of the post content in the blog overview, just add an excerpt to the post and enable the option Use excerpt in the Layout → Blog panel of YOOtheme Pro.

Content excerpt

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