How to Customize and Edit Genesis Eleven 40 Pro theme

This is the tutorial for Genesis Framework user to Customize and Edit Genesis Eleven 40 Pro theme. Genesis Eleven 40 Pro is the one of the premium theme from studiopress.com. This days lots of bloggers use this eleven 40 pro theme. All the Genesis theme is pretty same so you no need to worry about it. If you know customization of any Genesis theme than you can easily customize any kind of Genesis theme. Because the coding  pattern is same for all the genesis theme. So, in this article we are going to learn about How to Customize and Edit Genesis Eleven 40 Pro theme. I hope this tutorial will help you to understand the basic  features and functions of all the Genesis theme.

How to Install Genesis Eleven 40 Pro theme on your  WordPress site

Before you start doing customization with Genesis theme you should know How Genesis Framework work with WordPress site. Genesis is the one of the Fastest WordPress template to start with. So, in this article we are going to share about how to install Genesis eleven 40 pro theme and its customization.

First of all you need to install Genesis Framework on your WordPress site, than this will allow you to install other Genesis Child theme. All the Genesis theme is same so once you learn how to install Genesis theme then you can install any Genesis theme Easily. if you want to download Genesis theme then here is the link to download Genesis theme Framework.Genesis theme customization

Genesis Eleven 40 theme Features

Genesis Eleven 40 is the best theme to use for Blogging purpose. So, here we will talk about some awesome features of Eleven 40 Pro theme.

  • 4 Color styles
  • 6 Layout options
  • Footer widgets support
  • Built with HTML5 and CSS3 latest coding languages
  • Responsive and Clean design
  • Floating header bar
  • Blogging page structure
  • Search engine friendly
  • Fast loading and user friendly
  • Mobile Friendly Design
  • Customizable homepage
  • Email Newsletter widget
  • Landing page
  • Author bio widget
  • Multiple menu locations
  • Featured image support
  • Post Excerpt support
  • Adsense Friendly
  • Light Coding

Tips to to Customize and Edit Genesis Eleven 40 Pro theme

Genesis Eleven 40 pro theme customization is very easy and you don’t need to mess us with codes, just follow style.css and fuvctions.php file to modify it.

How to Add logo in Genesis Eleven 40 Pro theme

Changing the logo of Eleven 40 pro theme id little bit tricky but i will make it easy for you. Just follow the below instructions carefully.

In general there is a simple text logo in the Eleven 40 Pro theme. The size of default logo is 420 width and 165px by size. To add a new logo on Your theme Dashboard> Appearance> Customize> header image> Add New Logo Image.Genesis Logo

This option is available only for Genesis latest version of framework so before you doing this make sure that you are using the latest version of Genesis theme.

Change Favicon

To add a new Favicon in Genesis Eleven 40 pro theme you need to upload a  new image with 512 Pixel in size. G is the default Favicon for Genesis theme, you can change it by following the below steps. Dashboard> Appearance> Add new Favicon imagegenesis favicon

Remove Featured post from Homepage

Basically featured posts are displaying in full length. If you want to remove features post from your homepage then past it in home.php file.  Goto Appearance->Editor->home.php and paste the below code in the bottom line.

genesis_grid_loop( array(
'features' => 1,  // Change 1 to 0

Remove Grid Style from Homepage

If you want to remove Grid style from homepage then it will automatically display the normal blog post style. To remove Grid style you need to rename home.php to home-old.php . You can do it via FTP or C panel.home php

Enable Post Experts

You can enable Post Experts instead of full length post for Home Page. Just go to Genesis->Theme Settings->Content Archives->Display Post Excerpts. post experts

Change body Font

To change the Body Font you need to make necessary change in style.css 

body {
...
font-size: 18px; // Change 18 to 12
...
}

Post Title Font size

To change Font size of Post title, add the following codes in style.css

.entry-title { font-size: 36px; // Change 36px to 24px line-height: 1; }

Change Footer Credit Text

Add the following code inside functions.php to change footer credit text, although this could be done via various plugins.

//* Change the footer text
add_filter('genesis_footer_creds_text', 'wbxp_footer_creds_filter');
function wbxp_footer_creds_filter( $creds ) {
	$creds = 'Copyright © by Yoursite Name · All rights reserved · Log in';
	return $creds;

I hope this article was helpful for you, if you are still facing problem then leave your comment below. We will sort it out for you.