CrossRoad v 1.04 Available for Download [2012-12-20]

CrossRoad is a Responsive WordPress Theme, best suited for
MagazinesNews and Blogs.It comes with 18 awesome widgets and 22 widget areas
and 4 post formats (image, audio, video & gallerie) and tons
of theme options.

Crossroad developed on the Bootstrap — beautifull boilerplate for responsive
development so it look beautiful at any size, be it a 17” laptop screen
or an iPad, iPhone.

Key Features

  18 Custom Widgets
  22 widget areas
  Responsive Design
  5 Different Theme Layouts
  Sticky Menu
  SEO + Microdata
  Built with Bootstrap
  Translation Ready
  Fully Widgetized Theme
  AJAX Thumbnail Rebuild
  3 Comments Type
  Demo Content
  Highly Customizable
  Ajax Contact Form
  And much more… 


Just install theme, activate it,
choose a widgets and
drag it to the any of 22 areas,
tune up theme settings and enjoy!

Read more in the Documentation.

The flexible and widgetized layout lets you easily adapt the theme to your needs. You can display articles in many ways, with the feature slider or as featured categories. The best part is that all custom widgets in the demo come with the theme.

Visit CrossRoad Magazine on your Small Devices. iPad and iPhone TESTED!

Theme Features

Responsive Design – This means you website will automatically adjust its layout and proportions to suit the device it is being viewed on. The theme content will be easy to read and easy to navigate whether it is being viewed on a desktop computer, a tablet or a mobile device.

SEO (Search Engine Optimization) The theme is built with SEO best practices in mind. It uses semantical valid HTML code and CSS so search engines can index the content of your site with ease. Important content is always placed before unimportent in your source code (eg: Blog Post content before Sidebar), Page titles are wrapped in heading tags (h1, h2, h3 etc) to signalise their importance to search engines. The site also uses heavy internal site linking, which is also of vital for search engines (related posts, primary and secondary navigation menus, footer navigation, etc) With this WordPress Template you are well equipped to get a high google ranking and attract visitors to show them your fantastic work. Microdata (SEO improvement)
Coded with format Microdata can help search engines and other applications better understand your content and display it in a useful, relevant way. Our sites will be better seo-wise and easier readable by search engines.
What are the benefits?
The benefits are include:
1) Drawing a user’s attention to your relevant result.
2) Providing instant information as related to their query.
3) Increasing click-through rates and lessen the amount of bounces due to not searchers not finding the content they were looking for.

AJAX Thumbnail Rebuild
AJAX Thumbnail Rebuild allows you to rebuild all thumbnails on your site. You can also select the thumbnail sizes you want to rebuild, so that you don’t need to recreate all images if you’ve just changed one thumbnail-size. You can also choose to only rebuild post thumbnails (featured images).

  • Unlimited Color Schemes: Easily adjust the theme colors via a color picker in the theme options panel
  • 5 Home Page layouts
  • 5 Blog Page layouts
  • 5 Category Page layouts
  • 5 Single Page layouts
  • Demo Content included in an XML Import file for quick setup
  • Post Rating System 
  • Ajax Contact Form
  • 3 Comments Type
    • Standard
    • Facebook
    • Disqus
  • Shortcode Generator (Columns, BUttons, Dropcaps, Highlights, Video, etc.)
  • 18 Custom Widgets
  • Pages
    • Contacts
    • Archives
    • Full width
    • Sitemap
  • Translation ready with mo/po files
  • WPML plugin ready
  • Blog Post Formats (image, gallery, video, audio, standard)
  • jQuery Powered
  • Responsive Layout
  • Custom Archive and Full Width Page
  • WordPress 3.0+ Ready (Compatible up to WP 3 .5+)


Version 1.04 2012-12-20
      Improved: "Blog" widget
      Improved: "Popular" and "Related" posts widget
      Improved: "Carousel" widget
      Fixed: Minor bugs

Version 1.03 2012-11-09
      Improved: "Blog" widget (added "Type of Pagination" option)
      Improved: "Popular" and "Recent" posts widget (added "Show blank thumbnail" option)
      Improved: "Carousel" widget (added "Show random posts" option)
      Improved: "Text" widget (added more options)
      Improved: AJAX Thumbnail Rebuild feature
      Improved: Contact form
      Changed: 404.php template page
      Fixed: Minor bugs

Version 1.02 2012-10-28
      Changed: Options for "Recent Posts" widget
      Added: FitVids for fluid width video embeds
      Added: Author.php template
      Improved: "Blog" widget
      Fixed: Minor bugs

Version 1.01 2012-10-26
      Added: Update notifier
      Added: AJAX Thumbnail Rebuild feature
      Added: Options for "Popular posts" widget - Show related category posts
      Added: Youtube subscribers counter to "Social counters" widget
      Added: Translation for Dutch language (big thx @tijnfaas)
      Fixed: Minor bugs


Images used in the Demo
All images used in the demo are not distributed with the theme. They are all licensed under Creative Commons and credited to their respective creator/owner.

If you like my work, please rate it. If you’re about to rate it with less than 5 stars, please let me know the reason first and I will do my best to improve the theme. Thanks so much!