Broadsheet Documentation

A newspaper template with 3 optional widget areas, featured posts and a huge homepage slider there are lots of options for creating interesting, immersive websites.

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Getting Started

Documentation for is available here.

Homepage Layout

Broadsheet Homepage Layout
  1. Featured Content The 4 Featured Posts are controlled with Featured Content functionality.
  2. Homepage Slider The slider is controlled via a property set in the Customizer. Blog posts require Featured Images to display here. A maximum of 6 posts at a time will display in the slider.
  3. Small Left Widgets A sidebar that can be edited in the Customizer. Will be hidden on smaller screens.
  4. Blog posts A reverse chronological list of blog posts. Perfect for news items.
  5. Featured Categories The categories used in the third column are controlled with the Customizer. Blog posts require Featured Images to display here. Blog posts will only be shown once in the featured categories column. Some categories may not display. This will be because either there are no posts in the category, the posts in the category do not have featured images, or the posts in the category have been displayed in a different category already.
  6. Sidebar Widgets A large widget sidebar.

Customizer Settings

Broadsheet Customizer Screenshot


Broadsheet has 3 optional sidebars. They will only display if they contain widgets.

The footer sidebar is on all pages. The right-hand sidebar is on all pages except the full-width page template. The left-hand sidebar is displayed on the homepage, blog posts, and regular pages.

Custom Templates

Broadsheet has 2 Custom Page Templates. These can be used as different layouts for your websites pages, or as a Custom Front Page.

Image Sizes

All featured Images are generated from the same initial image so make sure to keep the focus of the image in the center as the surrounding content may be cropped.

Standard Features

Broadsheet has the following translations included:

Azerbaijani, Dutch, French, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Swedish



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