Ariele Lite - free theme

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Gutenberg ReadyRough Pixels is focused on creating every theme with full Gutenberg support.
Styled Gutenberg BlocksBeing compatible with the Gutenberg editor is not enough, so we added styling for the default blocks.
Classic Editor SupportWe made sure that our themes are fully compatible with the older Classic editor as well. However, please note that some layouts are only available with the Block Editor!
Mobile ResponsiveBuilt with responsive concepts using an extremely flexible CSS Grid methods that makes it better.
CustomizationWe made it much easier and better to customize your theme with the WordPress built-in customizer and live previews.
Menu LocationsAfter creating your menus, you can select the menu location that is predefined in your theme. 3 3
Sidebar PositionsSidebars adds more content capabilities to your website, but we have several, and many that have automatic width adjustments. 10 20
Blog Styled LayoutsHaving just 1 blog layout option is not very creative, so this theme offers several blog styled layouts. 3 8
Full Post LayoutsIn addition to blog layouts, we also included the option to choose your full post layout as well. 3 3
Custom TemplatesFrom full width, to left or right sidebar layouts, or specialty options like the About Me template.
Use ExcerptsYou have the option to use excerpts for your blog summaries, either a generated version or your own.
Create a Blog IntroductionBy default, WordPress does not show a blog title or introduction, but it does for archives. We added this feature for you.
Unlimited Colour OptionsInstead of the Twenty Twenty colour presets, we replaced them with individual colour selectors for greater colour flexibility!
Automatic Featured Image CroppingYou get the option to enable featured image cropping for most of the blog layouts that are predefined for consistent image size.  
Disable Gutenberg StylesIn the event you don’t use Gutenberg, you can disable the Gutenberg styles from loading.  
Customize the Read More LinkIf you want Continue Reading to say something else, you can change this.  
Customize the Related Posts LabelWhen enabled, your full post displays related posts. You can customize the section heading.  
Customize Archive TitlesSimply put, we make the default WordPress archive titles look better.  
Related Posts w/ThumbnailsPromote other articles that relate to the post someone reads by showcasing related posts.  
Customized WordPress Image WidgetWhen publishing the WordPress image widget to the banner sidebar, your caption is shown on top of it.  
About Me WidgetAdd custom styled widget so you can add your photo and a quick introduction about yourself.  
Recent Posts Widget with ThumbnailsWe added a newer recent posts widget that gives you thumbnails and other options.  
Recent Comments Widget with AvatarThe WordPress comments widget is boring, so we created a new widget with the commenters avatar included.  
Image Box WidgetAdd an image background with a heading and linked button (optional) on top of the image.  
Priority SupportTo ensure fast support, members for our paid premium themes go to the front of the line for support.  

Standard Features

In addition to what we offer with this theme, here are several standard features that are included with every free theme!

  • Easy to Use

    We made sure that our themes are built to make them easier without being complicated.

  • Totally Free

    Includes all the features and functionality from start, for free. Just download and install.

  • Fully Responsive

    Our themes use the latest standards for the perfect browsing experience on all mobile devices.

  • Regular updates

    Our WordPress themes are periodically updated with the latest improvements, additions, and fixes.

  • Gutenberg Ready

    All themes are now made with block editor support, as well for the Classic Editor.

  • Classic Editor Compatible

    If you are not a fan of Gutenberg, this theme works with the Classic Editor too.

  • Built-in Customizer

    Taking full advantage of the built-in WordPress customizer to customize your theme

  • Colour Options

    Personalize your website with unlimited colour possibilities using built-in options.

  • Social Links

    Easy link to your favorite social networks and profiles in multiple theme locations.

  • No Bloated Code

    You won’t find our themes bloated with unnecessary code and stuff you don’t need.

  • WordPress Standards

    When creating our themes we use the core WordPress development standards.

  • Basic support

    Unlike others, we support our themes with documentation, tutorials, and basic support.