Welcome to Dixie Blog Theme
Dixie is a modern WordPress Theme aimed to deliver the best writing and reading experiences for both the bloggers and readers. Dixie is also designed to be straightforward to the main content, without being distracted with other less important components.

NEW UPDATE: version 1.4 is out

See changelogs below

Core Features

Scrolling Page Background Transition
Insert a nice background image into the page to match the content’s context. When you scroll down reading, the page background will automatically change the image!
See Demo Here

Edit your post in the WYSIWYG editor with real typography and colors you have set in the Theme Options. You will know for sure, what image size will look best, the perfect paragraph text length, etc.
See Screenshot Here

Awesome Websites using Dixie

  • Antosia Photography
  • Bearded Scottsman
  • Brad Walker Creative
  • BFG9000
  • and yours!

What people are saying about Dixie

Full Features

  • Fluid and fully responsive
  • Retina display
  • Optimized for best reading experience
  • Clean and clutterless design
  • Simple and easy to use
  • Preloader Screen (optional)
  • Ultra lightweight ( < 500KB )
  • All in one Theme Customizer
  • Scrolling Page Background Transition inside Blog Post / Page
  • Post Formats with friendly UI: standard post, gallery post, video post, audio post
  • Styled WYSIWYG editor with actual layouts, colors, and typography styles.
  • Contact Form template
  • Translation Ready
  • Clear documentation with video tutorial


v1.4 – 20 December 2014

  • WordPress 4.1 support
  • Added Page Background Width option, now you can adjust the page background width from the Customizer
  • Added Standard WebFonts
  • Added Favicon options
  • Added Post Meta selector, now you can select which post meta info (category, date, author, comments) will be displayed
  • Fixed Facebook Share Thumbnail
  • Updated Google Fonts, some new font families and added generic font families

v1.3 – 25 November 2014

  • Page Background enhancement:
    Now you can filter on which page type (home / index / single post / page) you want to show the page background
  • Google Fonts enhancement:
    Now you can set a specific subset to load, e.g. cyrillic, khmer, greek, etc.
  • Updated Google Fonts list
  • Added Header Navigation (optional)
  • Fixed Translation
  • Added “comments” info in the post meta
  • Added “fixed on scrolling” mode for sidebar toggle
  • Few enhancements
  • v1.3.1: Fixed the Header Navigation style
  • v1.3.2: Updated Documentation

v1.2 – 13 October 2014

  • Added Preloader screen (optional)
  • Added smooth loading animation for Page Background Images
  • Any Page Background Image inside a post now will be visible (by default) on mobile view
  • Fixed “Theme Options” > “Social Media” section description
  • Updated Documentation

v1.1 – 9 October 2014

  • Added Page Break Pagination on Blog Post
  • Fixed Recent Posts and Recent Comments Widget styles
  • Fixed Auto Install Plugin path (Vafpress Post Formats UI)