WordPress Theme: Masugid

Masugid WordPress theme comes with a stylish featured content slider to showcase your compelling posts. This special multi-colored 5-in-1 free WordPress theme is packed with a better framework and a robust admin options panel to accommodate the General Settings, Page Tracker, Social Networking, Related Posts, Page Navigation and Custom Ads Settings.

Built by Padd Solutions, Masugid WP theme is great for any blogger who wants to impress their readers with their contents and a premium quality design blog at no cost!

Check out the other theme features:

  • Featured Content Gallery
  • Multiple color schemes (blue, brown, green, red, turquoise)
  • Social Networks
  • Popular Posts
  • Latest Tweet
  • Spread the articles via Social bookmarks (TweetMeme, Delicious, Digg, Newsvine, RSS, Stumbleupon, Technorati, Twitter)
  • Related Posts
  • Separation of Comments and Trackbacks
  • SEO optimized
  • Automatic Thumbnail Resizer (without using a custom field)
  • Compatible with WordPress version 2.9+
  • RSS and Twitter subscription
  • Google Analytics code integration
  • Built-in Page Navigation
  • Featured Video
  • Featured Photos
  • Advertisement Blocks Ready
  • Gravatar Enabled

Masugid Screenshot

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Installation:

  1. Install masugid folder at /wp-content/themes/
  2. Activate Masugid Theme 1.0 by Padd Solutions (Note: Don’t worry if it might look disoriented at first, you need to activate the required plugins to fully utilize the theme.)

Activate the Required Plugins

Customizing Masugid Options:

  1. Go to Appearance > Masugid Options
    • General Settings
    • Page Tracker Settings
    • Social Networking Settings
    • Related Posts Settings
    • Page Navigation Settings
    • Custom Ads Settings
  2. Then Save Settings.

Additional Customization:

  • Changing the Logo:
    1. Use the bg-sitename.psd found at the /images folder.
    2. Edit it using your favorite graphics application.
    3. Save as bg-sitename.jpg and upload it at the /wp-content/themes/masugid/images folder.
  • Using TweetMeme:
    1. Go to TweetMeme settings
    2. Display: check “Display the button on pages”
    3. Position: Manual.
    4. Type: choose “The compact widget”
    5. The rest of the settings can be left as is.
    6. Save changes.
  • Updating the Featured Content Gallery:
    1. At the Custom Field post:
    2. Name: paddimage-gallery
    3. Value: url of the image (i.e. /wp-content/uploads/2010/02/image.jpg)
    4. Edit the settings.
    5. Save changes.
  • Updating the Post Thumbnail:
    1. At the Custom Field of the post:
    2. Name: paddimage
    3. Value: url of the image (i.e. /wp-content/uploads/2010/02/image.jpg)
    4. Edit the settings.
    5. Save changes.
  • Updating the Flickr Stream:
    1. Go to Settings > FlickrRSS
    2. Update the display and User ID settings
    3. Save settings.
  • Customizing the “About Us” in the footer:
    1. Go to Appearance > Mayumi Options
      • General Settings > Site Description
      • Use this code: < img src="%THEME_URL%/images/icon-padd.jpg" style="float: left; border: 5px solid #666; margin: 0 10px 0 0"/> Text follows ...

Thank you:

Thanks to Eightface, Crowd Favorite, Rick and TweetMeme for the useful plugins; and Woofunction for their amazing icons.

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Comments

  1. nice theme
    thanks a lot

  2. Ramona 03.17.2010 Reply

    I’m looking forward WP 3.0. Will this theme work with the new WP version and with BuddyPress?

  3. adone 03.17.2010 Reply

    Very good theme. I’m RT info. How to create Popular Post with thumb in WordPress frontpage (content area)? Example in tuts+ family in frontpage.

  4. mbt sale 03.21.2010 Reply

    Very useful article,I appreciate it !

  5. Mattias 08.26.2010 Reply

    You should really make it able to donate to this theme. Really nice thank you!

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