Refined WP - Business Portfolio
Refined is a pretty basic WordPress theme. In simple words it is a WordPress theme for business portfolio websites. WordPress themes are for those who want an easy CMS based website which they can control and manage easily without having to change the coding every time they want to make a change.
Refined is more of a Business theme than a portfolio theme. It is wrongly categorized as a creative theme. It is business theme and has a design like a business website. The design is pretty basic and generic. The theme has a lot of page templates I guess because there are a lot of pages in the demo of the theme.
You can see the demo of the theme although it hasn’t got any images in it. To read about features go on.
The theme has templates for for pages. Portfolio overview page template, Service overview page template, Single service page template, Blog overview page template. There are a lot of pages in the demo but they are not listed in the features.
Theme Options Panel
Refined WP Theme has theme options panel for settings and options of the theme. It has more than 20 settings in the panel. Adding sidebars, customizing slider, footer, logo, fonts, colors are usually done from the theme options panel.
Custom Post Type
The theme has custom post types for adding portfolio and slider. The homepage of the theme has a slider for slideshow. So the slides in that slider is added with a custom post. The portfolio is also handled as a custom post in this theme.
The portfolio in this theme is a standard portfolio with option to have layout with 1 to 4 columns. The portfolio has lightbox for pop up of the images. You can decide to have sidebar or no sidebar in portfolio.
Shortcodes and Widgets
Refined WP theme has 25 user friendly shortcodes. The theme has 7 areas for widgets and it has 5 widgets for searching, navigation, brochure, portfolio filter and popular posts.
The theme package of theme contains the WordPress theme, HTML version of Refined WP, PSD source files, demo data and documentation.