RyanCV - Resume / CV / vCard WordPress Theme - Documentation

Version: 1.3.7
By: beshleyua

Thank you for purchasing our theme!
This guide provides instructions for installation. It is recommended you read it thoroughly to fully leverage the "RyanCV" theme's capabilities. If you need any help or support please contact us through the ThemeForest Messaging system or Support Email: beshleygame@mail.ru

Installing WordPress

Before beginning the installation and configuring of your new theme, you must first have WordPress already installed on a server. Here is a very detailed guide at Wordpress Codex that will walk you through every step.

Installing Theme

Uploading Through WordPress

To upload through your Dashboard, select “Appearance” and then “Themes”. Next, select the “Add New” button at the top of the page and then select the “Upload Theme” button. Choose RyanCV theme .zip file and select “Install Now”. Once the theme is fully uploaded and installed, click “Activate” to activate the WordPress theme.

When uploading your theme with the installer, please ensure you are uploading the theme .zip file, not the entire package you downloaded. In this case, you will be uploading ryancv.zip.

FTP Upload

To manually upload your new WordPress theme, login with your credentials to your website and locate the wp-content folder in your WordPress install files. Upload the un-zipped RyanCV WordPress Theme folder into the: wp-content/themes folder.
Once uploaded, activate the theme by heading to the “Themes” menu in the WordPress Dashboard.

Installing Plugins Required

Once you have installed and activated our theme you will be prompted to install required and recommended plugins for all theme features. Just click the link to Begin installing plugins.

Import DEMO Content

To import demo content, please follow some steps below:
1. First you need to install the theme.

2. Activate all plugins, next go to Appearance > Import Demo Data and import demo content from the list. (Video installation instructions below).

Plugins

Contact Form 7

Contact Form 7 is one of the most popular form builders for wordpress.

For detailed information and support on this plugin, please go to: Contact Form 7

ACF Pro

ACF PRO includes extra fields & features to better develop websites including repeatable blocks, page building layouts, intuitive galleries, custom settings pages and reusable fields!

For detailed information and support on this plugin, please go to: ACF Pro

One Click Demo Import

Import your content, widgets and theme settings with one click.

For detailed information, please go to: One Click Demo Import

RyanCV Plugin

This plugin it's designed for RyanCV Theme.

ACF Pro: Font Awesome

Adds a new 'Font Awesome Icon' field to the popular Advanced Custom Fields plugin.

Theme Options

All global settings can be found in ​Dashboard > Theme Options​. In addition, you can customize:

General

In "General" Tab you can edit: Sticky Menu Enabled, Hide vCard Panel on mobile.

vCard

In "vCard" Tab you can edit profile card: Background Image, Photo, Title, Subtitle, Social Links, Buttons.

Styling

In "Styling" Tab you can edit: Background Type(Image, Video, Gradient), Section Animations, Theme Color, Heading Title font / color / size, Paragraph font / color / size, Bottom Line color.

Blog Posts

In "Blog Posts" Tab you can disable/enabled: categories, blog subtitle, edit subtitle, disable/enabled post excerpt, show/hide featured image.

Portfolio

In "Portfolio" Tab you can disable/enabled single portfolio page.

Sidebar

In "Sidebar" Tab you can disable/enabled sidebar.

Google Maps

In "Google Maps" Tab you can edit API Key.

Custom CSS & JS

Your custom css and js code.


Home Page

To create Home Page, please do the following:
1. Go to Dashboard > Pages > Add New.
2. Enter your Page Title "Home".
3. In the tab "Page Attributes" > "Template", select "Layout builder".
4. In the tab "Layout Builder" click to "Add Module" button and select modules.
5. In the appeared new module tab fill the fields.
6. In the tab "Publish" click to "Publish" button.
7. Go to Dashboard > Settings > Reading. In the field "Your homepage displays" > "A static page (select below)" > "Homepage:" select "Home"
8. Click to "Save Changes" button.

Resume Page

To create Resume Page, please do the following:
1. Go to Dashboard > Pages > Add New.
2. Enter your Page Title "Resume".
3. In the tab "Page Attributes" > "Template", select "Layout builder".
4. In the tab "Layout Builder" click to "Add Module" button and select modules.
5. In the appeared new module tab fill the fields.
6. In the tab "Publish" click to "Publish" button.

Works Page

To create Portfolio Page, please do the following:
1. First your need to create Portfolio categories, go to Portfolio > Portfolio categories, enter category name in fields Name & Slug. Click to "Save Changes" button.
2. Go to Portfolio > Add Portfolio.
3. Enter your Work Name, Description, button url link, category and the tab Featured Image upload & select preview image. In the tab "Publish" click to "Publish" button.
4. Go to Dashboard > Pages > Add New.
5. Enter your Page Title "Works".
6. In the tab "Page Attributes" > "Template", select "Layout builder".
7. In the tab "Layout Builder" click to "Add Module" button and select "Portfolio".
8. In the appeared new module tab fill the fields "Title". The field "Portfolio items" click to "Add Item" button and select your works.
9. In the tab "Publish" click to "Publish" button.

Contacts Page

To create Contacts Page, please do the following:
1. Go to Dashboard > Contact > Contact Forms > Contact Form 1.
2. In the tab "Form", enter this code lines:

<div class="row">
   <div class="col col-d-6 col-t-6 col-m-12">
      <div class="group-val">
         [text* your-name placeholder "Full Name"]
      </div>
   </div>
   <div class="col col-d-6 col-t-6 col-m-12">
      <div class="group-val">
         [email* your-email placeholder "Email Address"]
      </div>
   </div>
   <div class="col col-d-12 col-t-12 col-m-12">
      <div class="group-val">
         [textarea* your-message placeholder "Your Message"]
      </div>
   </div>
</div>
<div class="align-left">
<button type="submit" class="button"><span class="text">Send Message</span><span class="arrow"></span></button>
</div>
				

3. In the tab "Mail", enter this your email address.
4. Go to Dashboard > Pages > Add New.
5. Enter your Page Title "Contacts".
6. In the tab "Page Attributes" > "Template", select "Layout builder".
7. In the tab "Layout Builder" click to "Add Module" button and select "Contacts".
8. In the appeared new module tab fill the fields.
9. In the tab "Layout Builder" click to "Add Module" button and select "Contacts Form".
10. In the appeared new module tab fill the fields.
11. In the tab "Publish" click to "Publish" button.

Blog Pages

To create Blog Pages, please do the following:
1. Go to Dashboard > Pages > Add New.
2. Enter your Page Title "Blog".
3. In the tab "Page Attributes" > "Template", select "Layout builder".
4. In the tab "Layout Builder" click to "Add Module" button and select "Blog".
5. In the tab "Publish" click to "Publish" button.
6. Go to Dashboard > Settings > Reading.
In the field "Your homepage displays" > "A static page (select below)" > "Posts page:" select "Blog"
7. Click to "Save Changes" button.
8. Go to Dashboard > Posts > Add New.
9. Enter your Post Title, Description, choose category and the tab Featured Image upload & select preview image. In the tab "Publish" click to "Publish" button.

Update Our Themes

You can update our theme using via FTP or Cpanel.
Download the latest version of the theme on ThemeForest download page and you rename the folder contain the old theme and create a new folder and insert the latest theme in here.

Support

If you need any help or support please contact us through the ThemeForest Messaging system or Support Email: beshleygame@mail.ru