Professional Directory & Listing
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The following things are required to run this product:
Self-Hosted WordPress 3.9x
Legal theme download
Experience using WordPress functions
You'll want to install this theme just like any other WordPress theme, either by uploading the main theme folder via FTP (unzipped) or the zipped file via the Wordpress theme upload section. Make sure you located the main theme folder from the downloaded zip file and that you are not uploading the entire zip with all the documentation, sample data, etc. Watch the
1. Uploading The Theme
a. FTP Method
Log into your site via FTP
Browse to your folder located at wp-content/themes
Unzip the direct.zip folder and upload only the extracted direct folder to your server
Log Into Wordpress and go to Appearance → Themes
Find the theme and click to activate
b. WordPress Method
Log into ThemeForest and click on the "Downloads" tab
Locate the Direct theme and click the download button next to it
Select the "Installable WordPress Theme" link from the dropdown.
You should now have a file called direct.zip
Log into WordPress
Browse to Appearance →Themes
Click to "add new" and then follow the instructions on the screen
When it asks to select a file find the zipped direct.zip file you downloaded previously
2. Recommended Plugins
After you have finished installing the theme you will see a yellow notice stating you should install the recommended plugins, the theme will run without them but functionality will be impaired. We suggest you activate them to receive full benefits of the theme.
To install sample data like our demo, extremely simple with one click to install data sample
Let's navigate to Direct Options ► Demo Import and select one of the demo, hit import and wait for a while.
Only one step, go to your Settings → Permalink settings and hit the Save Changes button.
Go to TML → and check all fields in Modules like below screenshot:
We need to create 3 levels of membership, the following guidelines for the Free Level with free, Bronze Level with fee $25 / month. Do the same with Platinum level with $99 / year.
Go to Memberships → Membership Level → Create New Level and fill some field like below screenshot.
Hit Save Level
By default, the members of the group id 3 (Platinum) will have hight-light post. Group id 2,3 (Bronze, Platinum) will have Claim this Listing.
Next, you need set up all page for Membership.
Go to Memberships → Page Settings → Click click here to let us generate them for you.
and hit Save Changes
The Direct WordPress theme includes tons of easy to use options to customize the design of your site. Most of your theme options can be found in the live WordPress theme customizer. Total uses only native WordPress functions, os you should be familiar with the way the Customizer looks and works.
Simply navigate to Appearance > Customize to make changes to the design of your website.
There are more theme options under the Direct Options