SmartStart WP – Responsive HTML5 Theme


Theme Information

WordPress 3.5 Compatible

SmartStart WP is a simple and clean but still professional WordPress theme suitable for any business or portfolio, and it’s created by using the latest HTML5 and CSS3 techniques. With a responsive design it is easily usable with any device (Desktop, tablet, mobile phone…), without removing any content!

Latest Update: v1.08 – 18.1.2013

  • Added: Basic table styles
  • Added: Pinterest social icon
  • Fixed/Improved: All reported bugs/issues
  • Improved: [accordion_content], [post_carousel] & [projects_carousel] shortcodes (added new attributes)
  • Updated: JS & PHP plugins

Main Features:

  • Responsive HTML5 and CSS3 tableless design
  • Unbranded Theme Options Panel
  • Custom Shortcodes with Shortcode Generator
  • Custom Slider Manager
  • Custom Widgets
  • Custom Post Types
  • Local HTML5 Video/Audio Support
  • Post Formats Support
  • Theme Update Notifier
  • Pricing Tables
  • jQuery enhanced:
    • Custom-made “SmartStart Slider” with swipe gesture support
    • Portfolio filtering
    • jCarousel with swipe gesture support
    • jCycle slider with swipe gesture support
    • Support for custom HTML5 media
    • Fancybox (jQuery Lightbox clone)
  • 500+ Google Web Fonts with Preview Option (automatically updating)
  • CSS-based dropdown navigation
  • Easy to use Google Maps (Google Maps made Simple Plugin)
  • AJAX/PHP contact form (Contact From 7 plugin)
  • Localization Support (Easy to translate)
  • All files are well commented
  • All images are compressed with PunyPNG to increase site performance
  • Crossbrowser compatible
  • PSDs and Documentation

I’m also ready to your suggestions to improve this template. If you can’t find something what you think this theme really needs or you spot that something is wrong, please leave a comment and I’ll get right on it!

All Updates

v1.08 - 18.1.2013
    Added: Basic table styles
    Added: Pinterest social icon
    Fixed/Improved: All reported bugs/issues
    Improved: [accordion_content], [post_carousel] & [projects_carousel] shortcodes (added new attributes)
    Updated: JS & PHP plugins

v1.07 - 19.6.2012
    Added: icons.psd & post-format-icons.psd source files
    Fixed/Improved: All reported bugs/issues
    Updated: JS & PHP plugins

v1.06 - 28.5.2012
    Fixed: Minor zoom icon bug

v1.05 - 22.5.2012
    Added: Lightbox support for WP Gallery
    Added: Option to modify blog post meta section
    Added: Option to hide slider bottom navigation buttons
    Fixed/Improved: Miscellaneous bugs
    Improved: iPad usability
    Improved: Support for Google Web Fonts subsets
    Improved: , [lightbox], [team_member], [post_carousel] & [projects_carousel] shortcodes (added new attributes)
    Updated: JS & PHP plugins

v1.04 - 19.4.2012
    Added: Field for custom JS
    Fixed: All known Slider issues
    Fixed: All known shortcode issues
    Fixed: Some miscellaneous CSS bugs
    Fixed/Improved: Localization
    Improved: Portfolio
    Improved: Projects Carousel
    Improved: Image Gallery Slider
    Improved: Team members

v1.03 - 11.4.2012
    Fixed: Some miscellaneous CSS bugs
    Improved: IE7 usability
    Improved: Widgets styling
    Improved: Slider loading

v1.02 - 10.4.2012
    Fixed: Prevent multiple slider initialization
    Fixed: Swipe gestures in blog & project sliders
    Fixed: Blog post content formatting
    Fixed: Incorrect lightbox image in Portfolio (caused by previous update)
    Fixed: Some color scheme bugs

v1.01 - 9.4.2012
    Added: Option to enable/disable lightbox in portfolio pages
    Added: Field for Custom CSS
    Fixed: Theme doesn't require allow_url_fopen function anymore (fix for unable to save Theme Options)
    Fixed: Removed unnecessary Edit links
    Fixed: Error when project doesn't have a thumbnail
    Improved: Force display of description field in WordPress menus
    Improved: Main navigation dropdown
    Improved: Twitter widget styling

v1.0 - Initial version

Credits (Slider & Portfolio placeholders)

  • tommerton2010 on Flickr
  • Michael Schmid on Creattica
  • Rene Haas on GraphicRiver
  • Igor Vitkovskiy on deviantART
  • Rogier de Boevé on deviantART
  • Ryan Musselman on Vimeo
  • Beautiful Abstract Portrait
  • GitHub Logos
  • Little Fuzzy Friends
  • Envato Wallpaper
  • Forrst Android App UI Design Mockups
  • Taste Lab
  • Hit It Hard


Ajharul Islam

I am the author and founder of this blog. Passionate about WordPress, SEO and web design. I entered the world of web design and web programming 4 years ago. With my experience, I want to help others to extract the maximum potential from their presence on the Internet.

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