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Customize Theme (Kigo Discovery)

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Location: Websites – (Web site name) – Edit – Appearance – Customize

Required Setup: In order to view this page:

  • You must be assigned the role of General Manager, Marketing Manager, or a custom role that includes the Solution permission.
  • The Kigo discovery theme must be selected in Appearance – Themes.

Scope: This feature is available for Kigo Plan 2 and above.

About the Customize Theme Page for Kigo Discovery

You can modify the appearance of the Kigo Discovery theme on the Customize theme page. From this page you can change the:

  • Menus: Customize the regions where you place your menus.
  • Widgets: Add new widgets to predefined regions.
  • Global styles: Update the styles throughout the web site.
  • Global settings: Add a phone number, weather information, and Facebook buttons to your web pages. They appear in the top-right header.
  • Social icons: Add links to various social fields. They appear in the top-right header.
  • Page: About us: Select the titles, colors ,and image for the About us page.
  • Page: Contact page: Customize the titles and some of the content for the Contact us page.

Customize Theme Page for Kigo Discovery Theme

This page displays a fully functional view the Kigo Discovery theme. As you customize the page, the appearance of the theme changes to give you a chance to preview your selections.

Field Definitions

Menus

  • Footer menu: Click this option to customize menus in your web page's footer.
    • Home: Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the Home menu in your web site's footer. You may also click Remove to remove the Home menu from the footer.
    • Rentals: Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the Rentals menu in your web site's footer. You may also click Remove to remove the Rentals menu from the footer.
    • Specials: Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the Specials menu in your web site's footer. You may also click Remove to remove the Specials menu from the footer.
    • About us: Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the About us menu in your web site's footer. You may also click Remove to remove the About us menu from the footer.
    • Contact us: Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the About us menu in your web site's footer. You may also click Remove to remove the About us menu from the footer.
  • Header menu: Click this option to customize menus in your web page's header.
    • Home: Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the Home menu in your web site's header. You may also click Remove to remove the Home menu from the header.
    • Rentals: Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the Rentals menu in your web site's header. You may also click Remove to remove the Rentals menu from the header.
      • Search: This a submenu of the Rental menu. Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the Search submenu. You may also click Remove to remove the Search submenu.
      • Search Buckets: This is a submenu the Rental menu. Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the Search Buckets submenu. You may also click Remove to remove the Search Buckets submenu.
    • Specials: Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the Specials menu in your web site's header. You may also click Remove to remove the Specials menu from the header.
    • Attractions: Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the Attractions menu in your web site's header. You may also click Remove to remove the Attractions menu from the header.
    • Company: Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the Company menu in your web site's header. You may also click Remove to remove the Company menu from the header.
      • About us: This is a submenu of the Company menu. Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the About us submenu. You may also click Remove to remove the About us submenu.
      • Contact us: This is a submenu of the Company menu. Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the Contact us submenu. You may also click Remove to remove the Contact us submenu.
  • Legal menu: Click this option to customize options in your web site's legal menus.
    • Terms of use: Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the Terms of use menu in your web site's legal menus. You may also click Remove to remove the Terms of use menu.
    • Privacy policy: Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the Privacy policy menu in your web site's legal menus. You may also click Remove to remove the Privacy policy menu.
  • Logins: Click this option to customize the options in your web site's log on menus.
    • Owner login: Click this option to enter the URL, navigation label, and title attribute (pop-up title) for the Owner login menu in your web site's log on menus. You may also click Remove to remove the Owner login menu.
  • Main navigation menu: Click this option to customize options in your web site's main navigation menu.

Widgets

  • Header left: Select this option to customize the widgets used in the left header. By default, the KD logo widget appears in the left header. You may choose to add widgets by clicking the Add a widget button, or rearrange the widgets by clicking the Reorder link. You may remove a widget by clicking the widget and selecting Remove. The widget customization options depend upon the selected widget.
  • Under header left: Select this option to customize the widgets used under the left header. By default, the KD menu widget appears under the left header. You may choose to add widgets by clicking the Add a widget button, or rearrange the widgets by clicking the Reorder link. You may remove a widget by clicking the widget and selecting Remove. The widget customization options depend upon the selected widget.
  • Footer left: Select this option to customize the widgets used under the left footer. By default, the KD menu widget appears in the left footer. You may choose to add widgets by clicking the Add a widget button, or rearrange the widgets by clicking the Reorder link. You may remove a widget by clicking the widget and selecting Remove. The widget customization options depend upon the selected widget.
  • Home: Select this option to customize the widgets used under the home header. By default, the following widgets appear in the right home header: KD hero slider, KD search, KD featured properties, KD property finders, KD specials, KD page block, KD items, KD team, and KD map. You may choose to add widgets by clicking the Add a widget button, or rearrange the widgets by clicking the Reorder link. You may remove a widget by clicking the widget and selecting Remove. The widget customization options depend upon the selected widget.
  • Header right: Select this option to customize the widgets used in the right header. By default, there are no widgets selected for the right header. You may choose to add widgets by clicking the Add a widget button, or rearrange the widgets by clicking the Reorder link. If you add widgets, the widget customization options depend upon the selected widget.
  • Under header right: Select this option to customize the widgets used under the right header. By default, the KD menu widget appears under the right header. You may choose to add widgets by clicking the Add a widget button, or rearrange the widgets by clicking the Reorder link. The widget customization options depend upon the selected widget.
  • Footer right: Select this option to customize the widgets used under the right footer. By default, the KD menu widget appears in the right footer. You may choose to add widgets by clicking the Add a widget button, or rearrange the widgets by clicking the Reorder link. You may remove a widget by clicking the widget and selecting Remove. The widget customization options depend upon the selected widget.

Global styles

  • Colors: Select this option to customize the colors for your main buttons, secondary buttons, and links. You can choose the color by clicking the Select color button.
  • Background: Select this option to customize the colors for the main background color, header background color, and footer background color. You can choose the color by clicking the Select color button.
  • Typography: Select this option to customize the font style for your web site's text, including the title font and the body font. Click the drop-down arrows and select the font you want to use.

Global settings

  • Favicon: Choose the icon that you want to appear next to your web site's URL.
  • Phone number: Enter the phone number you want to appear on your web site. You must select the Show phone number in header option for the phone number to appear in your web site's header.
  • Weather: Enter the where on earth identifier (WOID) for your web site's location to include the weather for your location on your web site. You must select the Show weather option for the weather to appear in your web site's header.
  • Temperature scale: Select the temperature scale (Celsius or Fahrenheit) that you want to use on your web site.
  • Facebook buttons: Select this option if you want Like and Show buttons for Facebook© to appear on your web site's the Property detail page.

Social icons

  • Facebook URL: Enter the URL for your property's Facebook page, or leave empty to hide the Facebook social icon.
  • Twitter URL: Enter the URL for your property's Twitter© page, or leave empty to hide the Twitter social icon.
  • Google+ URL: Enter the URL for your property's Google+ page, or leave empty to hide the Google+ social icon.
  • LinkedIn URL: Enter the URL for your property's LinkedIn© page, or leave empty to hide the LinkedIn social icon.
  • YouTube URL: Enter the URL for your property's YouTube channel, or leave empty to hide the YouTube social icon.
  • Pinterest URL: Enter the URL for your property's Pinterest© page, or leave empty to hide the Pinterest social icon.
  • Instagram URL: Enter the URL for your property's Instagram© page, or leave empty to hide the Instagram social icon.
  • Blog URL: Enter the URL for your property's blog page, or leave empty to hide the blog social icon.

Page:About Us

  • Title: Enter the title for your web site's About us page.
  • Subtitle: Enter the subtitle for your web site's About us page.
  • Color: Enter the color of your web site's About us page.
  • Hero image: Select the hero image that you want to appear on your web site's About us page.

Page: Contact

  • Subtitle: Enter the subtitle for your web site's Contact us page.
  • Left: Enter any text you want to appear on the left side of your web site's Contact us page.
  • Under map: Enter any text you want to appear beneath the map on your web site's Contact us page.

Customizing Menus

  1. Click the Menus section. A list of menus you can customize appears.
  2. Click the type of menu you want to customize. A list of menu items appears.
  3. If you want to add new menus, click the Add items button, click the menu type, and then select the menu.
  4. If you want to customize any of the menus, click the menu you want customize and make your changes:
    • To change the URL, type a new URL in the URL field.
    • To change the name of the menu, type a new name into the Navigation label field. The name change applies only to the text shown on the web page, and does not affect the menu name used in the Customize theme tool.
    • To change the pop-up title for the menu, enter a new title into the Title attribute field.
    • To remove the menu, click the Remove link.
  5. If you want to rearrange the order of the menus, drag and drop the menus.
  6. Verify your changes in the example of your web site, which is shown on the right side of the page.
  7. Click the Save & publish button.

Customizing Widgets

  1. Click the Widgets section.
  2. Click the location of the widget.
  3. If you want to add a widget, click the Add a widget button and select the widget you want. When you add a widget, customization may be required (see the next step).
  4. If you want to customize any of the widgets, click the widget and make the necessary updates.
  5. If you want to rearrange the order of the widgets, drag and drop the widgets.
  6. If you want to remove any widgets, click the widget you want to remove and then click the Remove link.
  7. Verify your changes in the example of your web site, which is shown on the right side of the page.
  8. Click the Save & publish button.

Customizing Global Styles

  1. Click the Global styles section.
  2. Click the area you want to customize (Colors, Backgrounds, or Typography).
  3. If customizing colors or backgrounds, click the Select color button in the area you want to change and then choose the color.
  4. If customizing typography, click the drop-down arrow in the area you want to change and select the font type.
  5. Verify your changes in the example of your web site, which is shown on the right side of the page.
  6. Click the Save & publish button.

Customizing Global Settings

  1. Click the Global settings section.
  2. If you want to include a favicon in your web site, in the Favicon section click the Select file button and select the file, or click the Default button to apply the default image.
  3. If you want to include a phone number in your web site, enter a phone number in the Phone number field and select the Show phone number in header option.
  4. If you want to include the property weather in your web site, enter a WOEID in the Weather WOEID field, select the Show weather option, and select a Temperature scale option. If you don't know the WOEID, you can click the Lookup WOEID link and use the web site that opens to identify it.
  5. If you want Facebook buttons to appear on your Property detail page, select the Facebook buttons option.
  6. Verify your changes in the example of your web site, which is shown on the right side of the page.
  7. Click the Save & publish button.

Customizing Social Icons

  1. Click the Social icons section.
  2. Enter the URLs for the social icons that you want to appear on your web site.
  3. Remove any text for the social icons that you don't want to appear on your web site.
  4. Verify your changes in the example of your web site, which is shown on the right side of the page.
  5. Click the Save & publish button.

Customizing the About Us Page

  1. Click the Page: About us section.
  2. To customize the title, enter the new title in the Title field.
  3. To customize the subtitle, enter the new subtitle in the Subtitle field.
  4. To change the color of the page, click the Select color button and choose a new color.
  5. To add a hero image, click the Select file button and select the file, or click the Default button to apply the default image.
  6. Verify your changes in the example of your web site, which is shown on the right side of the page.
  7. Click the Save & publish button.

Customizing the Contact Us Page

  1. Click the Page: Contact section.
  2. To customize the subtitle, enter the new subtitle in the Subtitle field.
  3. To add text to the left side of your web site's Contact us page., enter the text into the Left field.
  4. To add text beneath the map on your web site's Contact us page, enter text into the Under map field.
  5. Verify your changes in the example of your web site, which is shown on the right side of the page.
  6. Click the Save & publish button.

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