Lucid Business, Blog & Portfolio WordPress Theme (Blog / Magazine)

Posted on August 25th, 2010. Written by Blancer.

Lucid is a highly customizable, Search Engine Optimized WordPress Theme that can be used as a business site, fully featured blog, or portfolio. It is built on the excellent Thematic Framework, and has many additional features and styles added. Lucid comes equipped with 18 skins and 2 choices of jQuery Featured Content Sliders which can be controlled through the extensive Control Panel (6 Admin Pages), as well as 5 Portfolio Styles, 13 Widget-Ready Areas, 9 Customizable Widgets, and over 20 Handy Shortcodes.

You’ll find many options in the WordPress administrative area to help configure and customize the Theme.

For more information, how-tos, documentation, and to preview the theme, please visit http://lucid.sevenspark.com

Features

Professional Quality

  • Valid XHTML
  • Tableless Design
  • jQuery Enhanced
  • 13 Widget-Ready Areas

2 jQuery Featured Content Sliders

  • Choose from the Fading Slider or the Coin Slider (Preview Sliders »)
  • Automatically generate slides from a specific post category
  • Or create custom slides
  • Choose text position for each slide
  • Configure transition duration and style
  • Choose a light or dark background

18 Skins

  • Easily switch skins using the control panel
  • Customize your site further with easily activated custom CSS
  • Preview Skins »

Custom Post Enhancements

  • Customize your SEO meta keywords, description, and title tag on each post
  • Customize slides right from the post page (or use the Slide Manager to create custom slides)
  • Visually select primary media image for each post, or specify a YouTube or Vimeo video

Extensive Control Panel

  • A myriad of blog & post customizations
  • Configure Social Media Feeds
  • Manage Slider with Drag and Drop Ease
  • And much more

Easy Portfolios

Create Portfolios quickly and easily using the portfolio shortcode.

  • 5 Sizes (Small, Medium, Large, Square, Thumb – with and without sidebars)
  • Turn Excerpts On or Off
  • Select Posts by Category or Tag
  • Select Posts by Author
  • Easily Configurable Pagination
  • Preview Portfolios »

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

  • Structured for SEO
  • Leverages the optimization of the Thematic Framework
  • Per-post SEO settings

Useful Shortcodes

Lucid provides over 20 useful shortcodes to make your life easier.

  • Contact Form
  • Portfolio
  • Recent Posts
  • Posts by Category
  • Related Content
  • Post Gallery
  • Simple Lists
  • Easy Links
  • Video Embedding
  • Columns
  • TimThumb
  • Flickr Feed
  • Vimeo Feed
  • YouTube Feed
  • Twitter Feed

Social Media Feeds

Import feeds from your favorite Social Media Networks.

  • Twitter
  • Flickr
  • YouTube
  • Vimeo

Cufon Font Replacement

  • Enhance your site with the beautiful PT Sans font
  • Degrades Gracefully when JavaScript is turned off
  • Easy to disable if unwanted

Superfish Dropdown Menus

  • Unlimited levels
  • Organize Navigation Menu through WordPress 3 Menu System
  • Degrades gracefully when JavaScript is turned off

TimThumb & Colorbox Lightbox

  • Quickly and easily create Post Lightbox Galleries
  • Simple Portfolio Shortcodes in 5 sizes
  • Automatic Imported Flickr Slideshow
  • Post Galleries automatically generate lightbox slideshows

Thematic Framework

  • Lucid is built on the excellent Thematic Framework
  • 13 Widget-Ready Areas

Help, Documentation, and How-To can be found at http://lucid.sevenspark.com/.

Sources and Credits

Thematic Framework

jQuery Plugins

AnythingSlider (basis for the Fading Slider)

Coin Slider

Colorbox

jFlickrFeed

jQuery YouTube

qTip

JavaScript

Twitter JS

Cufon

JSON2

PHP

TimThumb

Fonts

ParaType PT Sans Caption


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