Sonata is an elegant & super-clean WordPress theme for corporate, agency, business, personal and organizations. Sonata not only has an eye-catching design with all modern standards: Responsive, Retina-ready, Translation ready, HTML5 & CSS3 but also contains everything you need to build an amazing site: 6 unique demo homepages (with DEMO.XML included), more than 150 options for customizing: UNLIMITED colors, 500+ Google fonts, background images & patterns, logo upload… We also offer best support ever!
Responsive: Sonata looks well on all devices like iPhone, iPad or large screen. Sliders also work well with touch and swipe gesture.
Retina-ready: It looks beautiful on high-resolution screens like those found on the iPad, Kindle Fire HD, Nexus 10, and MacBook Pro with Retina Display.
Translation ready: Norris has included xx_XX.po and xx_XX.mo files. You can easily open and edit to turn your site into any language you want.
Extensive Options: More than 150 options, change the colors, fonts, layouts on the fly. You can enable or disable almost everything.
Elegant & clean design: Minimalistic design focused on readability. All content is readable and can not be hidden anyway. Google can read all your content
One click installation: With DEMO.XML included, you can install Sonata by a single mouse click.
Useful Shortcodes: 30+ shortcodes for building content effectively. It’s separated from the theme so you will never lose your content. All shortcodes are integrated with TinyMCE editor, so you can insert them easily.
Flexible Portfolio: You can choose 2, 3 or 4 columns, crop or not, open content or lightbox, 8 animations or disable it. Each single item, you can choose to display image, gallery, video or audio.
6 demo homepages : with DEMO.XML file included in download package. You can use shortcodes to create your own homepage. Theoretically, there are unlimited homepage posibilities.
4 topbar themes: Black, White, Gray and the primary color
2 header layouts: Left logo, right menu or center logo & menu
2 menu themes: Dark and Light submenu
7 footer sidebar layouts
2 footer themes: Dark and Light
Parallax Effect: Fullwidth section and titlebar come with parallax very cool effect.
$ 19 Revolution Slider with demo slider included.
Custom upload background image: Upload images easily with native WordPress uploader for top area, slideshow and page separators.
Predefined and custom upload patterns: There are number of predefined patterns to select and you can also upload your own patterns.
Mega Menu: Build an amazing menu with mega dropdown, which can be 2, 3, 4 or 5 columns
Icons everywhere: Use icons flexibility in topbar, header, footer, content or even menu. More than 600 icons can be choosen from Awesome font and Entypo. Also, we included 33 most popular social icons from Icomoon App.
5 skins titlebar: You can custom the titlebar with background, predefined patterns, your own custom patterns or simply background color. It can be customized for each page.
SEO Optimized: Designed by HTML5 & CSS3 with optimized code and well organized headings.
Unlimited colors: Select accent color, link color and selection color by color picker, can not be easier.
500+ Google fonts: Just choose the font you love.
Sticky header: Option to stick header all pages or just one page.
7 widgets included: and all native widgets are styled in this elegant style.
Post types supported: Standard, Gallery, Video, Audio, Quote, Link, Image, Status. Everything you need for a blog.
Colorbox lightbox integrated: but you can enable/disable it.
Awesome Dropcap from “Cloister Black” font. It looks awesome.
Boxed & Wide layout.
Video and audio supported: YouTube, Vimeo, Soundcloud and self-hosted video/audio.
Vertical image supported: both for portfolio and blog posts.
Contact form 7 included: Norris includes and supports Contact form 7 plugin.
MailChimp plugin compatible, create your own subscribe form with no doubt.
Clean code: Comments everywhere so you can edit themes easily with your coding skill.
WordPress 3.8 compatible: Has been tested with WP newest version 3.8
Child theme supported.
Well documented: A very detail documentation with all code from Demo site and interprets all shortdcodes, examples…
Dedicated support and lifetime upgrade.
Many thanks to florenciamazza for images used on the demo site. These images are not included in the theme.
Version 1.0 – March 15, 2014