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Kovan – Creative Portfolio WordPress Theme



Kovan is a minimalist and creative portfolio WordPress theme, designed to give you an amazing portfolio. Perfect for designers, illustrators, small agency or any other professional who want to show to the world beautiful works and captivate the audience.

Compatible with the very latest version of WordPress 5.0.3 with a dedicated team of Designers and Developers on hand to bring you the most timely updates and help you stay ahead of the competition.

Note: If you are using the latest version of WordPress 5.0+ and don’t like using the new Gutenberg Editor and wants to use the WordPress classic editor then you need to activate this plugin

Kovan – current version 1.0.7 available for download!

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Theme Features

  • WordPress 5.0+ Ready
  • Unlimited Color Schemes
  • Fully Responsive. Mobile and Tablet
  • Retina Ready
  • HTML5 and CSS3
  • Tableless layout
  • 3 Portfolio Layouts
  • Tested and working in All major browsers
  • Full Documentation (HTML Type)
  • Theme Customizer
  • 1 Custom Post Types
  • 5 Custom Page Templates
  • Threaded Comments
  • Custom Social Icons
  • Self Hosted Video for Blog
  • Post Thumbnail Images
  • Custom Fields
  • Custom Functions
  • Style and Script Enqueue
  • Standard WP Codes
  • Language Localization Support (.pot)
  • SEO Ready
  • Child Theme Includes
  • Supports FontAwesome Icons
  • Supports 4 Post Format
  • Includes .xml demo content
  • Includes sql database dummy content

Blog Post Format

  • Standard
  • Image
  • Video
  • Gallery
  • Audio

Custom Post Type

  • Portfolio

Page Templates

  • Blog
  • Portfolio – 2 Columns
  • Portfolio – 3 Columns
  • Portfolio – 4 Columns
  • Contact

WordPress Plugins that works for this theme

  • codeex Post Types

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Version 1.0.7 (01-20-2019)
– FIXED: bulk edit issues on custom post types
– FIXED: minor issues from Envato Theme Check
– UPDATED: to WordPress 5.0.3 compatibility
– UPDATED: TGM plugin activation file
– UPDATED: fontawesome icons to version 5.6.3
– UPDATED: custom fields for pages and post moved to a plugin
– UPDATED: codeex Post Types plugin to version 1.0.5
– UPDATED: language localisation files (.pot)
– UPDATED: theme documentations
– IMPROVED: cleaner way of displaying get_options()
– IMPROVED: image upload using the latest thickbox jQuery
Version 1.0.6 (02-09-2018)
- FIXED: pagination url minor issue
- UPDATED: to WordPress 4.9.4 compatibility
- UPDATED: TGM plugin activation file
- UPDATED: codeex post type to version 1.0.4
- UPDATED: theme demo contents (.xml and .sql)
- UPDATED: language localization file (.pot)
- UPDATED: theme documentations
- IMPROVED: coding in functions.php file
- IMPROVED: other control type in theme customiser using their specific type
Version 1.0.5 (10-04-2017)
- FIXED: position top of header when admin bar is activated 
- UPDATED: to WordPress 4.8.2 compatibility 
- UPDATED: codeex Post Type to version 1.0.3 
- UPDATED: TGM plugin activation file 
- UPDATED: theme documentations
- UPDATED: language localization file (.pot)
- IMPROVED: folder arrangement so that users can easily update/modify the file when using WordPress Editor 
- IMPROVED: coding structure of functions.php file 
- IMPROVED: backend login description and logo 
- IMPROVED: sanitization and escape output string 
- IMPROVED: all get_post_meta function to a cleaner format 
- IMPROVED: proper image sizes used when displaying portfolio images 
Version 1.0.4 (08-31-2017)
- ADDED: page label for blog and archive pages 
- UPDATED: to WordPress 4.8.1 compatibility 
- UPDATED: TGM plugin activation file 
- UPDATED: codeex Post Types to version 1.0.2 
- UPDATED: language localization file (.pot) 
- UPDATED: theme documentations
- IMPROVED: coding structure of the theme 
Version 1.0.3 (06-23-2017)
- ADDED: image attachment caption, alt text and description support 
- ADDED: pinterest share in blog single page 
- ADDED: new social media (youtube and google plus) in contact us page 
- ADDED: new option for social media in theme customizer 
- ADDED: nav indication if menu has sub menus 
- UPDATED: to WordPress 4.8 compatibility 
- UPDATED: language localization file (.pot) 
- UPDATED: theme documentations
Version 1.0.2 (05-30-2017)
- ADDED: new option button label for blog page
- ADDED: new option to hide excerpt text in blog page
- ADDED: new social icons like GitHub, Flickr and Pinterest
- ADDED: new option for backend logo
- ADDED: attachment media page
- ADDED: RTL support
- FIXED: gallery shortcode minor issue
- UPDATED: codeex Post Types plugin to version 1.0.1
- UPDATED: to WordPress version 4.7.5 compatibility
- UPDATED: language localizations (.pot)
- UPDATED: theme documentations
Version 1.0.1 (05-01-2017)
- FIXED: portfolio categories when portfolio post don’t have categories 
- IMPROVED: portfolio single page content flexibility 
- IMPROVED: portfolio categories flexibility in portfolio single page 
- UPDATED: theme documentations
Version 1.0.0
- Initial Released