Pre-Installation Setup

Compatibility

The Seller Pro theme requires the following:

  • Latest version of WordPress
  • Latest version of the Genesis Framework
  • PHP version 5.6+ (Check with your web host for your server’s current version of PHP.)

Plugins to Install

Below are all the plugins that are being used on the Hallie Pro theme demo site. They are all optional, but if you’d like to set up your site like the demo, you will need to install and activate them before you begin.

The Hallie Pro theme has been heavily tested using the plugins below. You will get the best WordPress experience by using our recommended theme plugins.

General Plugins

  • Genesis – eNews Extended: This plugin is used to add an email subscription form to the site.
  • Genesis Portfolio Pro: This plugin allows you to display portfolio items in an attractive grid-style layout.
  • Atomic Blocks: Atomic Blocks is a collection of content blocks for the new Gutenberg block editor.
  • WPForms Lite: WPForms allows you to create beautiful contact forms, feedback form, subscription forms, payment forms, and other type of forms for your site in minutes, not hours!
  • Ninja Forms: Ninja Forms is the ultimate FREE form creation tool for WordPress. Build forms within minutes using a simple yet powerful drag-and-drop form creator.
  • Simple Social Icons: Simple Social Icons is an easy to use, customizable way to display icons that link visitors to your various social profiles.
  • weDocs: Create great looking documentation for your products. Organize your product documentation in your site, beautifully!
  • Smash Balloon Social Photo Feed: Display Instagram posts from your Instagram accounts, either in the same single feed or in multiple different ones.
  • Responsive WordPress Slider – Soliloquy Lite: Soliloquy allows you to create beautiful responsive image and video sliders for your WordPress site in minutes, not hours!
  • Regenerate Thumbnails: Regenerate Thumbnails allows you to regenerate all thumbnail sizes for one or more images that have been uploaded to your Media Library.
  • Imsanity: Regenerate Thumbnails allows you to regenerate all thumbnail sizes for one or more images that have been uploaded to your Media Library.

Shop Plugins

The following plugins are used to add the shop functionality to your theme. If you won’t be including a shop on your site, you do not need to install them.

  • WooCommerce: This plugin adds an online store to your website.
  • WooCommerce Admin: WooCommerce Admin is a new JavaScript-driven interface for managing your store.
  • Genesis Connect for WooCommerce: This plugin is used together with the WooCommerce plugin to make sure shop related pages are displayed correctly.
  • WooCommerce Blocks: WooCommerce Blocks are the easiest, most flexible way to display your products on posts and pages!
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