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Thank you so much for using Docile.
Docile is a free WordPress magazine theme with custom widgets and customizer based settings. It is very simple and easy to use theme.
Follow the detailed instructions to use the theme more effectively. You can download the demo data if you need.
At first, see the documentation. Try to figure out the solution before asking us. We are always ready to provide support at any time. Just
Let’s get started!
You can install Docile theme using two methods.
From WordPress Dashboard
Installing the Docile theme from WordPress dashboard is really easy. So, we recommend you to use that method.
1.1 Using WordPress Dashboard
Login to your WordPress website
Go to the Appearance > Themes > Add New
Next, Search the theme name
Click on Install and then Activate.
Now, theme Docile is successfully installed and activated.
Now, please check all the options of the theme inside Appearance > Customize. You can change the site layouts and blog design from the available settings.
1.2 FTP Installation
FTP stands for “File Transfer Protocol” and can be done via any number of FTP applications, such as
First, download the theme Docile.
Click here to download.
On your computer, Unzip this package you’ve just downloaded.(If you are using Mac, it will Unzip it directly) Within, you’ll find a file titled
“docile.zip”. Login to your FTP. (You can consult with the hosting provider for the details if you don’t have one).
wp-content > themes. Upload the folder of theme files.
Now, go to your WordPress dashboard and then themes. Next, click on Activate the Docile theme.
2. Demo Data
If you want to import the demo data for this theme, do the following things.
Check the video to import the demo data with one click demo importer.
Note: You can check all the options inside
Appearance > Customize and see the available options.
3. Regenerating Thumbnail Images
If the images are not properly set on your website, then you need to regenerate the images.
From your WordPress dashboard, go to Plugins
Click on Add New
Regenerate Thumbnails Click on Install and then Activate
Note: If you are using this theme for the new site, you don’t need to regenerate the images. The theme itself crop the required image.
4. Adding Post and Pages
From your admin dashboard go to Posts
Click on Add New
Enter the title and add the content.
Click on Publish to publish the post.
here for more detailed instructions.
5. Theme Customizer
All the options of the themes are under
Appearance > Customize > Docile Theme Options. See the below video first.
5.1 Logo Upload
To upload the logo,
Appearance > Customize > Site Identity
Select the Logo
Upload the logo you want to add.
Click on Publish to Save the changes.
5.2 Change Site Color
Do you want to change the whole site color? This theme has primary color option to do that.
This theme comes with Primary Menu, Footer Menu and Social Menu.
This menu will appear on the Main menu for the site below the logo section.
Create a menu and add the items on the menu.
Set the menu on the Primary Menu.
Save the Menu
See here to know how to
make Menu in WordPress.
This menu appears in the footer of the site.
Create a menu and select the Footer Menu.
Save the menu.
Social Menu is required for the Social Widget.
Add the link for social Menu(Use Custom Link to create this menu)
In custom link, add link for Facebook Menu(www.facebook.com/username)
Add the menu and follow the same steps for twitter, Instagram.
Select the Social Menu for this.
If the preview is fine, Click on Save & Publish to save the changes.
5.4 Header Search and Off Canvas
See Appearance > Customize > Docile Theme Options > Header Settings
5.5 Slider Setting
See Appearance > Customize > Docile Font Page Options > Featured Slider Section
5.6 Hightlights News
5.7 Grid Post Slider
5.8 Front Page Widget
Add widgets in this widget area and make the font page like the demo.
5.10 You May Have Missed
Appearance > Customize > Menus > Primary Menu > Click on Menu Item > Description
Appearance > Customize > Docile Theme Options > Header Settings > Header Advertisement