Customizing Blog Page Options
In Phlox you can customize the appearance of your Blog Page with different options, available in the customizer. These options customize the main blog of your website, however, each page besides the main page can be changed individually by specific template.
Find the related options by following these steps:
- Go to your WordPress Admin Panel
- Click Appearance on the Dashboard
- Click Customize
- Navigate Blog > Blog Page
- Now you can change the settings of Blog Archive Page
If you have not set the blog page as your website's homepage, first you need to navigate to this page in customizer to see the changes instantly.
Blog TemplatesTemplates specify your blog appearance. There are variant templates to select:
|Default ( Live Demo )|
|Template 1 ( Live Demo )|
|Template 2 ( Live Demo )|
Template 3 ( Live Demo )
|Template 4 ( Live Demo )|
|Grid ( Live Demo )|
|Full Content Grid|
|Masonry ( Live Demo )|
|Timeline ( Live Demo )|
|Land ( Live Demo )|
|Tiles ( Live Demo )|
Blog Templates Settings
The following settings are available for all templates:
Image Aspect Ratio
You can change the blog post image aspect ratio to Horizontal, Vertical, and Square.
Blog Sidebar Position
Blog sidebar can be displayed in seven positions.
Primary Sidebar on Right
Primary Sidebar on Left
Primary & Secondary Sidebars on Left
Primary & Secondary SIdebars on Right
Primary/Right & Secondary/Left Sidebars
Primary/Left & Secondary/Right Sidebars
Blog Sidebar StyleThere are three available styles for sidebar on blog page:
Blog Content Length
The posts content preview can be full text or summary.
On summary mode, you can manage the length of post content by changing the characters number.
Notice that the posts which have
more tag in their content, do not consider this length.
Options of Grid, Timeline, Land, & Tiles Templates
For a better view, you can exclude the posts without image.
The like icon is unavailable in Tiles Template.
To display like button below the content, you need to install WP ULike plugin. For more information about recommended and required plugins in Phlox, check out this article.
Options of Grid and Timeline Templates
Post content in grid template has two styles for each post column.
Timeline Alignment helps you to align the posts on three alignments: Center, Left, and Right