Documentation

Everything you need to get started with Blocksy Theme and Companion

General

Blocksy has a built in extensions system that adds some extra functionality to your website. You can find the Extensions Panel in your WordPress dashboard after activating the Blocksy Companion plugin.

Extensions are created with the scope of keeping everything simple, clean and purpose focused. This means if you need that extra functionality – you simply activate the desired extension and only in this case the system will load the extensions files.

Extensions quick explanation:
Free Extensions:
  1. Cookies Consent – this extension ads a nice and customizable modal that asks your visitors to accept cookies in order to comply with the GDPR regulations.
  2. Mailchimp Subscribe – by activating this extension you will be able to add a nice subscribe form in your sidebar or at the end of the posts.
  3. Product Reviews – after activating this extension, the Product Reviews custom post type will appear at the dashboard. This post type contains all necessary fields for publishing full format product reviews.
  4. Trending Posts – this extension provides a way to display a posts, products or custom post types at the the website.
  5. Widgets – after activating this extension you will have access to a series of stunning widgets like: Social Icons, Posts, Quote, Contact Info, Facebook, About me and Advertisement.
PRO Extensions:
  1. Adobe Typekit – this extension allows you to add desired fonts from Adobe Typekit to your website and then set in the Customizer.
  2. Custom Code Snippets – this extension allows you to insert various JavaScript or CSS code snippets on your pages, without going through doing any extra setup.
  3. Custom Fonts – this extension allows you to insert fonts on your site and use them in any typography setting.
  4. Local Google Fonts – this extension allows you to add desired Google Fonts to your website and then set in the Customizer.
  5. Advanced Menu – this extension allows you to build even more stylish dropdowns for your header menus for various options.
  6. Multiple Sidebars – this extension allows you to create dynamic sidebars.
  7. White Label – this extension is an additional layer of configuration that allows a more fine grained editing of Blocksy’s admin UI for white labeling purposes. Please note that this extension is available only in the Agency package.
  8. WooCommerce Extra – this extension will boost your WooCommerce with some cool features like: Cards Quick View and Floating Cart.

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