Lee Jordan

WordStrap ULTRA - a bootstrap wordpress theme

WordStrap ULTRA - a bootstrap wordpress theme

This is a simple wordpress theme where every commonly used wordpress feature has been tweaked to use bootstrap.

I started with the barebones starkers theme, I added the bootstrap css and javascript libraries, then I went through every part of the theme applying bootstrap styles where appropriate. What this means is that although you can use this theme as it is, it is also a perfect framework to start building your own theme on top of. This is all due to the flexibility of bootstrap as a css framework. Included in this theme is all the bootstrap css and javascript (even though it is not all used) and the google code prettify libraries. It also uses Modernizr which means any html5 code you require will work in older browsers. As the theme is offered for free, it’s also offered without support.

Please note: this was built on bootstrap 2. Bootstrap 3 is now out and has many more useful features. I currently have no plans to update this to bootstrap 3



Take a look at the demo where you can see an example of every feature that the theme offers.

#How to use this theme

  1. Install wordpress
  2. Download and install this theme - unzip the file, upload it to your ‘themes’ directory, and then activate it through your WP admin panel
  3. (optional) Replace or remove the theme header in Appearance > Header in your wordpress admin section
  4. (optional) Create a menu for the top navigation bar called "nav" in Appearance > Menus
  5. (optional) Add your navigation widgets for the sidebar and footer in Appearance > Widgets
  6. If you wish to use the contact form page template, be sure to edit mail.php and put your email address in place of "CHANGE@YOURADDRESS.COM"
  7. If you wish to use featured images as in the demo they should all be 770 pixels wide, and should all have the same height


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This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.