The Salal WordPress theme is a magazine blog based concept for a variety of uses. We also made it Gutenberg ready!

Salal Gutenberg WordPress theme screenshot

Salal is our first theme release at Rough Pixels. To start things off, we made enhancements for the new upcoming Gutenberg editor in WordPress 5. With powerful theme options using the WordPress Customizer, you can see the changes you make with live  previews in the same window.

Our Salal WordPress theme is designed to show off your content in style with clean distinctive lines and colours that brings everything together in a finely tuned concept. Perfect for everything from blog based magazines, fashion and beauty, interior design, health, lifestyles, and of course, providing you with a modern and stylish personal blog theme overall.

Enjoy options that include blog styled layouts, a built-in post slider, Gutenberg editor ready, page templates, image cropping for your blog featured images, custom page backgrounds, and a lot more! But if you want even more features, our Pro version will handle this nicely!

Go Pro and get These Features!

You have the option to go premium when you decide you want more features. You can make the comparison of which one works best for you.

Key Features Free Pro
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.
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. 1 5
Sidebar PositionsSidebars adds more content capabilities to your website, but we have several, and many that have automatic width adjustments. 10 16
Blog Styled LayoutsHaving just 1 blog layout option is not very creative, so this theme offers several blog styled layouts. 6 9
Full Post LayoutsIn addition to blog layouts, we also included the option to choose your full post layout as well.
Use ExcerptsYou have the option to use excerpts for your blog summaries, either a generated version or your own.
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.
Showcase Post SliderYou can turn this on or off, but the built-in post (owl) slider will display what you select.
Customize the Read More LinkIf you want Continue Reading to say something else, you can change this.
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. ×
Header StylesHeader styles gives you the choice of changing how the top header looks with your logo, menu, and other elements. ×
Move Your Main MenuWith the menu locations, you can move your main menu from the top to the bottom of the header. You can even have two menus in the header. ×
Featured Image HeadersYou can assign a featured image to posts or pages and then display them as banners with a page title overlay. ×
Custom TemplatesCreate a variety of page layouts with additional templates for more options for your front page and other pages. ×
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. ×
About Me WidgetAdd custom styled widget so you can add your photo and a quick introduction about yourself. ×
Social Links WidgetIn addition to the About Me widget, you also get a social links (with icons0 widget. ×
Custom Styled Login PageWe customized the default WordPress Login Page with the ability to add your own logo. ×
Add Demo Content – Coming SoonA popular trend is to have the ability to import the live demo site content, menus, widgets, and even customizer settings. ×

NOTE: Features may be added or changed with future updates.