The Brooklyn Theme is a 3rd party Genesis Framework theme created for the feminine blogging industry. This theme utilizes images in a stunning way throughout the blog. Brooklyn has a clean, minimal look with that wow factor. The top menu bar can be used for your important pages and there is the ability to add your social media follow buttons that are located to the right-hand side of this menu. Directly under this menu bar is the place to upload the blogs logo image and the image can be a little big as there is much room for that type of size.
The next navigation bar is a huge rectangle widget that is perfect for a responsive Slider Plugin. With this, you can showcase beautiful images and link them to a specific post or page. Overall, this is an SEO friendly and mobile responsive theme with awesome features plus there is so much more room to customize this theme even further. Fine free customization tips in our Genesis Framework Tutorials category. Getting back to the homepage.
The homepage is shown in a grid like format, with featured images displayed for each blog post with a little effect when hovering your mouse over each box. Set up your Instagram feed in the footer to showcase beautiful images. A professional theme for several niches.
Let’s look at Brooklyn’s theme features before you explore the demo version.
- Left or Right Sidebar layout, Full-width Layout
- Optional Homepage Slider
- Optional Featured Posts
- Optional Grid Layout
- Optional Masonry Layout
- Optional List Layout
- Very easy to use
- Detailed installation Instructions
- Optional Header Menu
- Optional Below Header Menu
- Optional Footer Menu
- Optional Footer Logo
- Optional Footer and Navigation Social Icons
- Search button on top menu
- Pre-installed optional sidebar widgets
- Responsive Layout
- Instagram Slider Area
On the blog post area, at the end of the blog post, there are some really important features. This widgets display additional pages and content from your blog, which is sure to keep your visitors on the site longer. Here is a preview.
The footer of this theme you can either use what the demo version is using in which showcasing an Instagram account or don’t display this and just keep your social profile links and some blog pages showing. It’s all in the details with this theme. It surely can be customized to be even better. Here is a preview of the footer area.
Don’t forget to check out our plugins page for more awesome add-ons to really make your blog stand out.
Please keep in mind that you will need to have the Genesis Framework already installed on your blog. The cost of the framework is $59.95. This will get you a lifetime membership and free updates for the framework, which is an awesome deal.
If you are a developer, you know you can customize these themes on your own for your clients and add more money to your packaged deals. The Pro Plus StudioPress package is perfect for professional bloggers and developers. Check out the details below.
Need More Convincing?
There are thousands of plugins online to install on your blog but installing all of them is not a feasible thing to do. One thing is for sure is that you need to have a good web host or your blogging career won’t be very successful. Being on the Genesis Framework means there are custom plugins created especially for our community. Have a look at our mega list of Genesis Framework Plugins page to see which ones catch your interest.
If you are new to this whole blogging thing or looking for a little more knowledge? Take a look at our blog post on How To Start A WordPress Blog on the Genesis Framework.
Additional SEO Optimized Child Themes
To find more beautifully designed Themes that run off a different framework, have a look at Tesla Themes. Their themes come with a clean design, powerful features, and free premium support which is most important. Schema Integration included with all themes. Visit Tesla themes to learn more. There “Standard Package” is the best value.
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Don’t know how to install a Genesis Framework theme? See our guide on How To Install A Genesis Framework Theme for a step by step guide. You do get a “Theme Settings” page in your admin dashboard with the Genesis Framework installed. The amount of settings depends on the theme installed.
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