Verbosa WordPress Theme

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Verbosa WordPress Theme
Copyright 2016-18 Cryout Creations

Author: Cryout Creations
Requires at least: 4.5
Tested up to: 4.9.7
Stable tag: 1.1.1
Requires PHP: 5.3
License: GPLv3
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Are you a writer? Or maybe a photographer? An artist? Perhaps you do online reviews? Or are you just casually blogging about music, movies and such? Do you like to ramble on? Are you a creator? Do you generate content of any kind? Are we asking too many questions? Is this too much? Have we crossed the line?

Well then you should give Verbosa a try as she may have all the tools needed to assist you and your creativity. Verbosa is all about elegant typography, efficient use of contrast, spacing and simplicity. We used all the tricks at our disposal to improve legibility, create emphasis and generate a proper design flow that would make your content more inviting to be read.

Verbosa is also truly responsive, with a fluid layout, uses microformats and microdata for best SEO results, takes great advantage of featured images, supports Google fonts, has social menus with over 100 social icons, is translation ready and RTL. And everything's editable via the customizer with over 100 options! And as an extra, we've coded in a fresh and exquisite perfume that will follow you everywhere once you install the theme!

== License ==

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
GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with this program. If not, see

== Third Party Resources ==

Verbosa WordPress Theme bundles the following third-party resources:

HTML5Shiv, Copyright Alexander Farkas (aFarkas)
Dual licensed under the terms of the GPL v2 and MIT licenses

FitVids, Copyright Chris Coyier - + Dave Rupert -
Licensed under the terms of the WTFPLlicense

== Bundled Fonts ==

IcoMoon-Free, Copyright Keyamoon
Licensed under the terms of the GPL license

Zocial CSS social buttons, Copyright Sam Collins
Licensed under the terms of the MIT license

== Bundled Images ==

The following bundled images are released into the public domain under Creative Commons CC0:

The images used in the screenshot are also released into the public domain under Creative Commons CC0:

The rest of the bundled images are created by Cryout Creations and released with the theme under GPLv3

== Changelog ==

= 1.1.1 =
* Added styling to indicate current menu item
* Improved responsiveness of static slider caption on screens under 480px width
* Improved page SEO by making author bio tags H4 on posts and H1 on author sections
* Fixed featured images overflowing on WooCommerce single product pages
* Fixed site logo horizontal alignment
* Fixed typo in Google fonts processing breaking the use of manual fonts
* Updated to Cryout Framework
* Added required PHP version check
* Improved required WordPress version check

= 1.1.0 =
* Added auto-match for mailto: URL in social icons
* Added mobile menu close on click/tap functionality
* Added support for Polylang and WPML multi-language content for landing page elements
* Added all weight values for the typography options
* Added support for custom embedded fonts
* Added hints in the customizer interface for Site Identity / Header options
* Added shortcodes support in the custom footer text field
* Improved masonry initiation to check if function is available
* Improved 'comments moderated' text positioning
* Improved headings titles handing of custom post types and content
* Improved label hiding option to only apply to default comment form fields
* Improved content layout and responsiveness below 800px screen width
* Fixed breadrcumbs being partially cut off; moved breadcrumbs below section header on categories/archive/search result pages
* Fixed editor styling option not controlling enqueue
* Fixed large logo image overflowing available space
* Fixed description being displayed twice on attachment page
* Fixed search form on search/result section being cropped
* Fixed author avatar being cropped on author archives
* Fixed non-translatable strings in theme options
* Fixed CSS validation warnings due to empty color fields and invalid 'default' values
* Fixed cover+fixed background images zoomed incorrectly on Safari
* Fixed GDPR-related checkbox missing on comment form
* Fixed landing page content generation after first activation failing to retrieve available static pages in some cases
* Renamed some options for cross-theme documentation consistency
* Adjusted theme's body classes to all use prefix
* Adjusted customize sections and color options to match the other themes
* Updated to Cryout Framework v0.7.7
* Framework: fixed invalid count() call in prototypes.php triggering warnings on PHP 7+

= 1.0.0 =
* Added landing page functionality (disabled by default) that features three text areas (which draw their content from pages) and a slider location
* Added a third widget area that is hidden on small mobile devices and made the existing two widget areas visible on mobile devices by default; renamed sidebar handler files
* Merged responsive styling into the theme's main style
* Improved content_width internal handling to take layouts into account (for better handling of embed media sizing)
* Changed the default magazine layout option to 2 columns
* Fixed footer widgets responsiveness when footer layout is set to more than one column
* Fixed search form using wrong colors in footer widgets
* Added social menu usage tutorial link
* Added styling to disable Chrome's built-in blue border on focused form elements
* Adjusted mobile menu to use the configured main menu colours
* Fixed mobile menu dropdown arrows slightly out of vertical centering
* Fixed image vertical alignment in main menu items
* Fixed search box submit not working (due to fix sidebar script)
* Updated Cryout Framework to 0.6.5
* Moved back-to-top button from sidebar to new 'after_footer_hook' to avoid intermittent overlapping issues with fixed sidebar

= 0.9.10 =
* Added compatibility option to disable Masonry
* Added compatibility option to disable 'defer' script loading
* Added compatibility option to disable FitVids on specific devices
* Fixed Masonry posts order on RTL
* Fixed (sub)menu arrow indicator position when submenu is open
* Fixed submenu animation hiccup with fixed sidebar
* Fixed responsive styling arranging footer widgets and above/below content widgets in two columns when it shouldn't
* Limited colophon width to the theme's configured width
* Several RTL improvements related to the fixed sidebar styling
* Updated Cryout Framework to 0.6.4

= 0.9.9 =
* Added alt attribute on featured images and header image
* Fixed naming inconsistencies in social icons classnames
* Added missing icon for audio post format
* Fixed default line height overriding configured line height
* Fixed sidebar scroll/positioning issue on certain content configurations
* Fixed sidebar slightly overlapping footer
* Fixed submenu arrow indicator misalignment in main menu
* Several customizer interface RTL fixes

= 0.9.8 =
* Fixed a typo in the styling and removed alt attribute from logo anchor
* Added menu walker to support social menu elements classes
* Improved fixed sidebar functionality to account for short content
* Fixed 1024px responsiveness limit out of sync between JS and CSS
* Fixed Google Fonts with weights merging
* Fixed automatic featured images from content not being grabbed
* Updated Cryout Framework to version 0.6.3

= 0.9.7 =
* Updated Cryout Framework to 0.6.1
* Updated comments functions to include multiple plural forms
* Updated comments query
* Added sticky sidebar feature
* Fixed menu bullets alignment
* Fixed horizontal rule (

tag) not displaying
* Fixed author icon label
* Added structured markup data
* Implemented minor CSS changes: smaller default font sizes, extra margins to metas, site description, header image
* Fixed comments closed text only visible on posts
* Added hover effect to the featured bar
* Added links on post format icons
* Adjusted customizer panels for compatibility with WordPress 4.7
* Added Custom CSS hint for WordPress 4.7
* Moved Colors options section outside of General panel
* Added theme logo in the about theme section in customizer
* Merged author.php, tag.php, category.php into archive.php (and split author info to author-bio.php)
* Redesigned attachment.php as image.php
* Switched to using framework breadcrumbs
* Fixed Google fonts with weights and subsets simultaneous usage
* Added German translation

= 0.9.6 =
* Updated Cryout Framework to 0.5.7
* Restored proper order of theme panels/sections in the Customizer
* Renamed 'Graphics' customizer section to 'General'
* Relocated 'Socials' panel under 'General' and 'Custom Footer Text' under 'General' > 'Structure'
* Added load/save settings functionality
* Updated admin URLs
* Added site title as alt text for the WP logo
* Moved microdata function to framework
* Adjusted default content width to 1024px
* Switched to using proper textdomain function for the framework translations
* Added base font name to Google fonts enqueue (when custom weights are used)
* Fixed typo in Amazon social icon URL
* Updated mobile menu background color to use the sidebar background color setting
* Removed input[type="file"] styling
* Updated searchform.php to use labels (accessibility)
* Fixed search aspect on Safari
* Fixed Adsense issues
* Removed unused /resources/patterns folder

= 0.9.5 =
* Updated theme URL in style.css
* Updated feed URL
* Updated theme URL in footer
* Fixed "aside" post format icon layout

= 0.9.4 =
* Removed "Category page with intro" template

= 0.9.3 =
* Made all text in About Verbosa page translatable
* Removed default copyright text
* Removed front-page-post-form and food-and-drink style.css theme tags
* Removed inline CSS from verbosa_master_footer()

= 0.9.2 =
* Removed verbosa_socials_menu_preset() function
* Restored default customizer Colors section
* Removed constant from translation string (Customizer > About Verbosa)
* Added text from verbosa_master_footer() and Verbosa Page links to translation
* Replaced "get_category(get_query_var('cat')" with core "get_queried_ojbect"
* Removed HTML5Shiv from header.php
* Escaped all outputs in custom controls from customizer.php
* Escaped all URLs in theme with esc_url()
* Escaped get_bloginfo( 'name' ) and get_bloginfo( 'description' )
* Escaped all theme options output
* Updated verbosa.pot

= 0.9.1 =
* Fixed widget titles line not spanning all sidebar
* Added auto-detection of RSS link in social icons
* Added margin botton for multi-line socials menu
* Fixed mobile menu out of frame on narrow screen (<400px), horizontal scroll on chrome, removed .noscroll position:fixed
* Improved mobile menu animations
* Fixed colophon flex compatibility with IE9
* Removed template-blog.php page template, license.txt, bundled masonry.js
* Improved arhive.php to handle archives, categories and tags (removed category.php and tag.php)
* Updated Cryout Framework to 0.5.5
* Rearranged customizer section overrides to account for autofocus issue
* Improved plugin/child theme styling override support by changing #main ID to .main class
* Removed social links (and respective scripts) from the admin area
* Removed import/export settings from admin area
* Renamed 'Latest News' section in admin to 'Theme Updates'
* Added unminified resources/js/html5shiv.js
* Fixed cryout_schema_microdata() call in author info page HTML
* Renamed _default.pot to verbosa.pot
* Added WordPress 4.5 site logo support
* Added second textdomain support for WordPress' language packs (also deleted languages folder under cryout and removed redundant loading of text domains in admin area)
* Fixed social menu and turned off social menu locations by default
* Switched to loading JS files as deferred to improve load speed.
* Switched to using core WordPress 'jquery-masonry'
* Removed deprecated style.css tags and added new ones
* Fixed social icons placement options not refreshing in Customizer
* Fixed 'Display Site Title and Tagline' option not affecting the tagline

= 0.9 =
Initial release

Verbosa WordPress Theme
Price: FREE

Verbosa is all about elegant typography, efficient use of contrast, spacing and simplicity.

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