Documentation

Welcome to our documentation section of Rough Pixels. You will find a variety of tutorials for your theme, help with troubleshooting, and account management.

  • Installing Your Theme

    If you are getting a free theme from Rough Pixels, there are a couple of ways to get it. Free…

  • Serifi Colour Options

    We’ve already covered the basic colour options that come with our themes with a Colour Setting tutorial—Common Setup. However, this…

  • Disable and hide the top search icon

    Not only should this hide the icon, but it also won’t load the search modal (popup search window). Go to Appearance…

  • Turn all photos into black & white

    Sometimes having a website with just black & white photos stands out even more. Serifi Pro includes an option to…

  • Adding a splash front page

    As the live demo site shows, Serifi Pro includes a splash (landing) page template that you can use for your…

  • Change text labels for many elements

    Rather than create separate tutorials, I will roll them up into this one. Text labels vary, depending on where you…

  • Hide the archive prefix labels

    It’s puzzling why WordPress has not put this feature into the core of WordPress, but many people want it. Most…

  • Create featured image thumbnails

    Although we have touched based on thumbnail creation for our themes in the Common Setup tutorials, here is a quick…

  • Change the page hero image height

    Similar to the tutorial about changing the height for the “post” hero image, the page version will be done the…

  • Use excerpts for your blog posts

    There are more advantages to using excerpts over the standard method WordPress does where you need to insert a “more-link”…

  • Add a blog introduction

    By default, WordPress does not give you the ability to create a blog introduction-type heading. For categories, you get the…

  • Choose your full post layout

    The Serifi theme (free) gives you 3 common layout options: Classic Right Sidebar Classic Left Sidebar Centered – No Sidebars…

  • Choose your blog layout

    Serifi (free) gives you 3 classic layouts: Classic Right Sidebar Classic Left Sidebar Centered (no sidebar) For the pro version,…

  • Choosing your header layout

    With both the free and pro versions of Serifi, you have up to 3 header layout options. Change Your Header…