The perfect starting point for creating awesome Genesis Child themes. Designed to meet the needs of developers creating client sites or building WordPress themes to sell. It comes with some cool features such as Gulp, Sass, flexible widget columns, customizer options and more. The Genesis Starter theme by SEO Themes is unique and offers some slight differences tailored to suit our current development preferences but we hope that you can find it useful too!
Built-in support and styling for the new WordPress post/page editor
Mobile First Sass
Genesis Starter comes with a well thought out mobile-first Sass file structure with useful variables and mixins.
Widget areas automatically adjust widths to create any type of layout. Genesis Starter comes with 5 site-wide widget areas and unlimited front-page widgets
Genesis Starter uses the custom-logo theme feature provided by WordPress which outputs the correct schema microdata required for logos
Page titles are repositioned into the hero banner section. The Hero section automatically uses the featured image of a page (if one is set) as it’s background image
Google Fonts are used by default and can be easily changed by adjusting one line in the style.css and functions.php files
Optionally set a background video instead of a background image in the home page hero section
Extended custom color settings with transparency control