Foody Lite


  1. Installation
  2. Widgets
  3. Menu
  4. Customize Panel
  5. WooCoomerce
  6. Post/Pages
  7. Recipes Index
  8. Translate and RTL

1) Installation

  • Go to your WordPress dashboard
  • Click on Appearance>Themes>Add New>Upload Theme
  • Select from the folder package and click on Install Now
  • Click on Activate
  • If you want a better experience click on Begin installing plugin at the top of the page in the notice box with a yellow border
  • Install and activate all plugins (if you don’t need a ecommerce don’t install WooCommerce)

2) Widgets

  • The theme has 2 custom widgets:
    • About
    • Social Icons
  • It is also compatible with the following third widgets:
    • Contact Form 7
    • Jetpack
  • You can use them under the tab Appearance>Widgets where you have the following sidebar areas:
    • Sidebar: the classic sidebar for the blog area
    • 3 Footer Columns
    • Archive Sidebar for Recipe Index

3) Menu

  • There are 1 navigation area: Primary. You can create your menus under the tab Appearance>Menus and select the area for each menu.

9) Customize Panel

  • Go to Appearance>Customize where you can find tons of option:
    • Start Here: you can change main colors
    • Background: you can change the colors of the main background and the content area
    • Header: you can upload a custom header image, change the colors of the menu and edit the Site Title informations
    • Footer: you can change footer colors

10) WooCommerce

  • The theme is compatible with the plugin WooCommerce.

12) Recipes Index

  • All archives page like categories and tags are customized like a recipes index. So you don’t need to create a new page.
  • In the archive pages there is a custom sidebar where you add for example filters for your recipes.
  • It suggested to add for example the category Recipes to all of your recipe posts and use tags like meals and ingredients
  • Now you can create a custom menu with your filter category like in the demo: and use them in the Archives Sidebar with the widget Navigation Menu

13) Translation and RTL

  • The theme is translation ready and RTL compatible.