Sparkling is a clean, modern flat design theme developed using Bootstrap 3. This frontend framework makes this theme optimized for smartphones, tablets, desktops and any other device. With pixel perfect design, awesome widgets and full-screen slider it makes it to stand out between other free WordPress themes. The theme has this premium look and feel that you can’t confuse with anything in the market.
The theme is SEO friendly with Schema compatible structure that will make Google to love your website. Theme supports most if not all free and premium plugins such as Gravity Forms, Contact Form 7, SEO by Yoast, W3 Total Cache and much more. This is an ideal theme for personal and corporate website in health, fitness, education, finance, business, travel, web design, marketing or any other niche.
We are open for suggestions on how to make Sparkling theme to become the next big thing. If you feel that you know how this theme can become even better, please let us know on support forum or via twitter
- Version: Sparkling 1.6.0
- Last updated: July 25, 2014
= 1.6.0 – 16.07.2014 =
- Added Portuguese translation thanks to Lucas Mandelli
- Updated Bootstrap to 3.2
- Added more flexibility to slider functions via functions.min.js file.
- Fixed problems with IE 10 & 11
- Updated modernizer
- Added bbPress support
- Improved theme responsiveness
= 1.5.1 – 26.06.2014 =
- Updated German translations
- Added another German translation with more polite form thanks to Steffen Lober
= 1.5.0 – 07.06.2014 =
- Improved Child Theme support
- Recreated Social Icons
- Added SoundCloud and Vimeo icons
- Recreated default WordPress gallery support
- Improved code consistency in extra.php file
- Several other code improvement for main theme functions
- Recreated logic behind color in Theme Options. Now these settings provides with more flexibility.
- Added German translations thanks to Bernd Schray
= 1.4.2 – 24.05.2014 =
- Fixed problem with mobile navigation
- Improved customization options for Navigation bar
- Defined default social icon color.
= 1.4.1 – 19.05.2014 =
- Added Russian translation thanks to Evgeny Able
- Improved Child Theme support
- Updated Dutch translation
= 1.4.0 – 18.05.2014 =
- Fixed next/previous button placement on mobile devices.
- Improved full-width page layout.
- Added Polish translation thanks to jerry1333
- Added Dutch translation thanks to Niels Hoogenhout
- Updated Options Framework to 1.8.0
- Updated FontAwesome to 4.1
= 1.3.0 – 12.05.2014 =
- Added foursquare icon in Sparkling social widget and footer.
- Added Italian translation thanks to Achille D’Aniello
- Added French translation thanks to Antoine Lorence
- Updated translations files
- Updated 404 error page (404.php)
- Improved WordPress default galleries
- Added different content width for full-width pages.
= 1.2.0 – 29.04.2014 =
- Added Spanish translation thanks to Hugo
- Added Modernizr for better HTML5 and CSS3 support
= 1.1 – 25.04.2014 =
- Removed all traces from Underscore template that weren’t replaced already. Theme is still based on Underscore but removed some strings to avoid confusion.
= 1.0.4 – 17.04.2014 =
- Changed Author URI.
- Added right heading tag for default widgets
= 1.0.1 – 02.04.2014 =
- Social network urls are now properly escaped using “esc_url”
- Added licensing information for images in theme screenshot
- Updated screenshot
- Improved wp_register_style for Google fonts to be compatible with SSL
- Removed do_shortcodes from extras.php which falls under plugin territory
- Fixed missing .js error.
= 1.0 – 01.04.2014 =
- Initial release