Chronicle Documentation

Chronicle is a powerful, flexible magazine WordPress template with huge customization potential. Three widget areas, featured posts and a huge homepage slider are make this the magazine WordPress theme you’ve been waiting for.

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Getting Started

Documentation for is available here.

Homepage Layout

Chronicle Homepage Layout
  1. 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.
  2. Featured Content The 4 Featured Posts are controlled with Featured Content functionality.
  3. 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.

Customizer Settings

Chronicle Customizer Screenshot


Chronicle 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

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

Standard Features

Chronicle has the following translations included:

French, Icelandic, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Lithuanian, Norwegian, Persian, Portuguese, Romanian, Swedish



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