Primer

Contributors: godaddy, fjarrett, jonathanbardo, eherman24
Tags: custom-background, custom-colors, custom-header, custom-menu, editor-style, featured-images, flexible-header, left-sidebar, one-column, right-sidebar, rtl-language-support, sticky-post, threaded-comments, three-columns, translation-ready, two-columns
Requires at least: 4.4
Tested up to: 4.7
Stable tag: 1.7.0
License: GPL-2.0
License URI: https://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html

Primer is a powerful theme that brings clarity to your content in a fresh design. This is the parent for all themes in the GoDaddy Primer theme family.

Description

Features

  • Responsive Layout
  • Color Scheme Presets
  • Customize Colors
  • Customize Fonts
  • One, Two, and Three Column Layouts
  • Fixed & Fluid Widths
  • Header Image Widget Area
  • Social Links Menu
  • WooCommerce-Ready
  • Available in 29 Languages
  • RTL Language Support

Contributing

You can fork and contribute back to Primer by visiting our public repo on GitHub.

Installation

  1. In your admin panel, nagivate to Appearance > Themes and click the Add New button.
  2. Type Primer in the search form and press the Enter key on your keyboard.
  3. Click the Activate button to begin using Primer on your website.
  4. In your admin panel, navigate to Appearance > Customize.
  5. Put the finishing touches on your website by adding a logo, header image, and custom colors.

Changelog

1.7.0

  • New: Enabled video headers and introduced styles to accommodate full width video headers. @props evanherman
  • New: Introduced new primer_pre_hero action. @props evanherman
  • New: Added aria labels on the ‘Continue Reading’ links for a11y improvements. @props evanherman
  • New: Introduced primer_wc_product_header_image filter. @props evanherman
  • Tweak: Improved WooCommerce styles. @props evanherman
  • Tweak: Tweak i18n functions, added translator comments. @props evanherman
  • Tweak: Introduced Ninja Form response message styles. @props evanherman
  • Fix: Ensure color schemes work with custom Primer child themes. @props evanherman
  • Fix: Tweaked the WooCommerce product template title. @props evanherman
  • Fix: Prevent WooCommerce single product images from hijacking the header image. @props evanherman

1.6.0

  • New: Hero Text widget designed for your site’s front page @props jonathanbardo, fjarrett
  • Tweak: Improved posts pagination design based on core pagination @props fjarrett, evanherman
  • Tweak: The primer_paging_nav() function has been deprecated in favor of primer_pagination() @props fjarrett, evanherman
  • Tweak: The WooCommerce template overrides directory has been moved to templates/woocommerce/ @props fjarrett
  • Fix: Text overlap on WooCommerce Add to Cart buttons in certain languages @props fjarrett, evanherman
  • Fix: WooCommerce menu item appearing on older child themes without styles to support it @props fjarrett

1.5.1

  • Fix: Category and tag list display on posts @props fjarrett

1.5.0

  • New: Full compatibility with the WooCommerce plugin @props evanherman, fjarrett
  • New: Add Front Page Title setting to the Static Front Page section of the Customizer @props evanherman
  • New: Added Footer Copyright Text setting to the Site Identity section of the Customizer @props evanherman
  • New: Added Author Credit toggle to the Site Identity section of the Customizer @props evanherman
  • New: Developer documentation! @props evanherman
  • Tweak: Added nofollow attribute to theme author link in the footer @props evanherman
  • Tweak: Use core post navigation function @props evanherman
  • Fix: Display glitch when last main menu item is a submenu @props evanherman

1.4.2

  • Added word-wrap where text was overflowing @props evanherman
  • Updated translations @props jonathanbardo
  • Added font-family support for WooCommerce buttons @props fjarret

1.4.1

1.4.0

1.3.0

  • Initial release.