Kama - Responsive Magazine & Business Drupal Theme


Fresh Installation

The Quickstart Package consists on a complete Durpal! + Template + Various Extensions + Sample Content, excellent for beginner users to explore back-end settings and sample content. Installing the Quickstart is just like installing Drupal!, but you will have the full demo of the theme on your server. Once your environment is ready, follow this quick guide:

Localhost only: create a new folder in the htdocs folder for Xampp (www folder for Wamp). Example: mywebsite
Unpack all files and folders of the Template Package file and open the demo folder.

This section will guide you through general information such as Download Package, Included Files, System Requirements and Installation. Please note that you need to check your PHP memory cache when using an installation profile. Depending on the installation profile you need to allocate more memory cache for PHP.

Download Package

Compatible with Drupal 8.x Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Gaviasthemes. All Rights Reserved. @license - GNU/GPL, http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html

System Requirements

If you are new to Drupal, please take a look at System requirements on drupal.org

Drupal 8: PHP 5.5.9 or higher
MySQL 5.5.3/MariaDB 5.5.20/Percona Server 5.5.8 or higher with PDO and an InnoDB-compatible primary storage engine,
PostgreSQL 9.1.2 or higher with PDO,
SQLite 3.6.8 or higher

Installation

You can watch Fresh Installation on Live Hosting

If you are new to Drupal, please see Installation guide on drupal.org to install standard Drupal website and You can see all guide for drupal .

How to Fresh Installation

This instruction are for people that have experience manually installing Drupal and importing databases. If you do not feel comfortable performing these steps yourself, contact your server administrator for help. WARNING Do not import the provided SQL file into an existing Drupal database or you will lose all existing data.

Full Drupal installation comes without images, which was only for theme demonstration.

After purchasing theme, you will get a download package. Extract the archive somewhere on your computer.

step 1

Download a theme package of your choice (e.g. gavias_kama_full)

step 2

Extract package.

step 3

Goto folder fresh-installation/demo. Copy the entire contents of the demo folder to the location on your web server where you want your site to be accessed. If you want your primary domain to point to your install of Kama Magazine Theme, copy everything to the root folder. If you want your site to be accessed as a subsection of your domain (for example: yourdomain.com/drupal) then simply rename the demo folder to the desired name and upload to the root of your server..

step 4

Access your MySQL database and create a new DB (e.g. gavias_kama)

Import the SQL file fresh-installation/database.sql.zip to database for theme(e.g. gavias_kama). The PhpMyAdmin might be helpfull for managing your databases.

step 5

Install profile standard for drupal

step 6

Login to your site with the username admin and the password admin and visit admin/people to change the admin username and password again, visit admin/config/system/site-information to change the site-information again

Go through the Drupal configuration found in admin/config options and update all the necessary information to reflect your website. Also be sure to visit /admin/config/media/file-system and update the Files Directories.

And visit admin/config/development/performance Clear all cache drupal.

Finish

You're having a full website.

Installation for existing sites

Note: The installation theme drupal on an existing site very hard, you need a lot of experience doing it.If you can, you should install quickstart demo. It is easy use.
You need backup database and file for your webiste.

This section will guide you through general information such as Download Package, Included Files, System Requirements and Installation. Please note that you need to check your PHP memory cache when using an installation profile. Depending on the installation profile you need to allocate more memory cache for PHP.

Download Package

Compatible with Drupal 8.x Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Gaviasthemes. All Rights Reserved. @license - GNU/GPL, http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html

System Requirements

If you are new to Drupal, please take a look at System requirements on drupal.org

Note:

Drupal 8: PHP 5.5.9 or higher

MySQL 5.5.3/MariaDB 5.5.20/Percona Server 5.5.8 or higher with PDO and an InnoDB-compatible primary storage engine,
PostgreSQL 9.1.2 or higher with PDO,
SQLite 3.6.8 or higher

If you enable xdebug extension, you need set xdebug.max_nesting_level = 256 for your server and reset your server.

How to install theme with demo package

step 1

Download a theme package of your choice and Extract the downloaded theme archive somewhere on your computer.

step 2 : Upload file

Upload theme in folder existing-installation/themes/gavias_kama to your site folder in /themes

Upload modules all required modules existing-installation/modules/ to your site in /modules folder.

step 3: Theme activation

Login to your Drupal site and go to admin/appearance enable the Kama Magazine Theme theme and set it as the default theme.

step 4: Install modules

Please make sure what you are have enabled next modules before enabling the theme:

  • admin_toolbar
  • block_class
  • block_visibility_groups
  • contact_block
  • ctools
  • gva_blockbuilder
  • gavias_kama_custom
  • gavias_slider
  • gavias_view
  • gavias_views_magazine
  • gaviasthemer
  • image_url_formatter
  • imce
  • pathauto
  • simplenews
  • token
  • views_infinite_scroll
  • kama_features(It will import content type, field, node, block, view for theme, You need install other before)
step 5: Import and create home page
You can read more Home Page Demo

Block Layout

Block Config

Using Block Builder

You can watch video using module https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AOebfrbNkrU

Visit yourdomain.com/admin/structure/gavias_blockbuilder to create a block builder by importing code from (/files_export_blockbuilder/files_export_home_v1.txt).

1. Create new blockbuilder: Please goto yourdomain.com/admin/structure/gavias_blockbuilder/form/0

2. Import: You can import block builder by importing code from (/files_export_blockbuilder/files_export_home_v1.txt) to the new block builder

3. Save: Click save button to the block builder.

You can drag & drop and config row, columns and element in Layout designer to change position of Blocks.

4. Choose block builder in the page: You can add or edit basic page and choose block builder

(Note: You can quick edit, and manage block-builder in the page)

Using slider

Kama Theme supports Gavias Quick Slider

You can watch sample demo Gavias Layer

Custom Post Type

Article

  • Body: The default body field.
  • Post Category: This is a term reference field that is linked to a vocabulary created specifically for this content type.
  • Post Image: The default Image field used for uploading the images.
  • Post Format: The display post format (Image, Gallery, Video, Audio).
  • Post Gallery: Gallery field used for uploading the images for Gallery post format.
  • Post Embed: Embed field user for Code video audio for Video, audio post format.

Gallery

  • Body: The default body field.
  • Gallery Thumbnail: The default Thumbnail field used for uploading the image thumbnail.
  • Gallery Images: Gallery field used for uploading the images for Gallery Slideshow.

Video

Portfolio

  • Body: The default body field.
  • Image: The default Thumbnail field used for uploading the image thumbnail.
  • Portfolio Gallery: Gallery field used for uploading the images for portfolio.
  • Portfolio Embed:Embed field user for Code video.
  • Portfolio Tags:This is a term reference field that is linked to a vocabulary created specifically for this content type.

Testimonial

  • Body: The default body field.
  • Testimonial Image: The default Thumbnail field used for uploading the image thumbnail.
  • Testimonial Avatar: The Avatar field used for uploading the avatar.
  • Testimonial Embed: Embed field user for Code video.
  • Testimonial job:The job for testimonial.
  • Testimonial name:The name for testimonial.

Theme Options

Visit /admin/appearance/settings/gavias_kama to configure your theme's settings. You can select your color scheme, add your own custom CSS, add your own custom logo, etc.

Gerenal options

Header options

Social options

Settings Customize

Visit /admin/appearance/settings/gavias_kama to configure your theme's settings. You can use profile customize, please goto theme's setting and enable config "Enable Panel". And you can go to frontend and use customize tool

Customize css

Region

If you used demo install profile, then this setup will be already done. In which case you may only need to modify things.
However we still recommend that you read this section carefully because it contains important information which will be useful during modification of the block configuration.

Assigning block

Blocks are placed in regions via the Block Admin page Dashboard > Structure > Blocks . Here you can Enable, throttle, place, configure blocks and Add a region

Creating new a region

1. Open gavias_kama/gavias_kama.info.yml file (with a text editor)
2. Find copyright: Copyright
3. Insert code after: region_name = Region human readable name
4. Save gavias_kama.info.yml file and go to Configuration > Performance to clear site cache

Placing your block region into the theme

1. Open gavias_kama/template/page/main.html.twig file (with a text editor)
2. Paste this code to wherever you want to display block region:

Finally

Thank you for reading!

We hope you can create the best website with our themes.

One again, thank you so much for using our theme. As i said at the beginning, i'd be glad to help you if you have any questions relating to this theme. No guarantees, but i'll do my best to assist. If you have a more general question relating to the themes.

Do not hesitant to contact us via email : gaviasthemes@gmail.com

Please take a screenshot photo with descriptions about your problem. More details about your problems help us more easier to figure out and respond you sooner.

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SCOPE OF SUPPORT

Our support covers getting setup, trouble using any features and any bug fixes that may arise. Unfortunately we cannot provide support for customizations or 3rd party plugins. If you need help with customizations of your theme, please contact with us with your requirement. Our technical team will help you with some fees.

SUPPORT SCHEDULE

Our working from Monday to Friday . So if you email us besides this working time, we are really sorry that we are not able to respond you soon. We will try to reply you as fast as we can. Especially if you email or submit ticket at weekend, please be patient and we will respond to you right when we are back on Monday.