The Feather theme is a lightweight, responsive RapidWeaver theme with style. It’s great for developing everything from blogs and personal sites to small business sites and more!
The Feather theme us built on a responsive foundation that allows you to build a site that looks great on both your visitor’s desktop computer as well as their mobile devices, without needing to build two separate sites!
This theme makes use of some of the newest web technologies in order to provide your visitors with the best possible experience.
We’ve included several our Blog Entry Topper feature, a slew of different color pickers and a whole lot more!
We like to make customizing your site's pages a painless task. To make your life easier and save you time we've included a huge array of theme variations and options that do just that.
For a full, detailed rundown of all the the Feather theme has to offer, click the Details tab above.
Includes 15 built-in stock banner images, as well as the ability to use your own, custom images as the banner background. You can also overlay the banner images with translucent color swatches.
The sidebar for this theme can be placed on either the right- or left-hand side of the page. You can also hide the sidebar on a page-by-page basis. On mobile devices the sidebar appears below the main content of the page.
We provide you 8 different background styles for you the choose from, as well as the ability to use RapidWeaver's built-in color picker to choose any solider color you like. This makes customizing your pages as easy as point-and-click.
The Feather theme features an easy-to-use drop down menu that transitions to a collapsing, easy access navigation system on mobile devices like the iPhone. The drop down menus are a fixed-width to provide a consistent look throughout.
The site logo for this theme is at the top of the title area, just about the site title at the top of the page. The prominent location provides a great way to brand your site. You can hide the site logo on a page-by-page basis as well.
We've include our Blog Entry Topper feature in the Feather theme, allowing you to insert your own images at the top of each of your blog entries. We have a video that walks you through using this feature in the tutorials tab above.
The Feather theme features some really beautiful fonts for you to choose from for your Site Title and Slogan.
Site title options: - Lato - Georgia - Helvetica Neue - Raleway Light - Museo Slab
Slogan options: - Lato - Georgia - Helvetica Neue
You also have the ability to adjust the size of the site title on a page-by-page basis. It and the site slogan adjust themselves down in size to better fit the smaller screens of the iPad and iPhone.
The Feather theme is responsive, so its width adjusts automatically depending on your visitor's browser width or if they're viewing on a mobile device.
You’ll want to ensure that your content works with the responsive nature of the theme so that it displays properly.
This theme provides you with 4 different ExtraContent locations.
ExtraContent Area 1: Located just above the main content of the page. Overlaps the banner area. Has the ability to make its content stretch edge-to-edge
ExtraContent Area 2: Just below the main content of the page.
ExtraContent Area 3: Located underneath the ExtraContent Area 2.
ExtraContent Area 4: Positioned at the very top of the page, above the title area for the theme. Can also make use of the edge-to-edge feature.
This theme comes packed to the gills with color pickers to allow you to fine tune your site's pages with just a click of the mouse. The Feather theme has over 40 different individual color pickers included in its theme variations!
The Feather theme includes a Scroll to Top Button toggle that adds a small button at the bottom of the page, on both the desktop and mobile browsers so that your visitors can quickly return to the top of the page.
Included in this theme is a toggle which allows you to make your embedded videos responsive. Turn it on to make all of your YouTube and Vimeo video embeds flexible on a page. This keeps your pages displaying beautifully on mobile devices.
Feather comes with some other items which can be toggled on and off on a per-page basis:
Feather allows you to place stylish looking badges in the title area, just below the site title, which you can easily link to anything you wish. Be sure to watch our tutorial video on using the social media badges to learn how to use them.
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This theme makes use of some of the newest web technologies in order to provide your visitors with a great experience.
This means supporting the most up to date browsers that follow web standards, such as: Safari, Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer v9+.