Slyde by Playne Themes

Slyde is a simple, personal blog perfect for your stories to shine. It features 8 custom post formats and beautiful attention to detail. It’s totally responsive aswell.


Contact us at or via twitter @playnethemes. We will get back to you within 12 hours or less and help you with any issue you might have.

Each theme also comes with extensive documentation to help you understand & change each aspect of the theme.

WordPress customizer

Change anything you’d like from within the Customizer. No confusing options panels but the robust built in WordPress Customizer to help you change anything to the theme in minutes.

Custom header background per page / post

custom header

Change the header background on a page per page basis or on a single post page! If not filled in it will just revert to the standard header image uploaded under “appearance -> header”

We got shortcodes

Use the shortcodes plugin to easily make detailed pages or posts! Just install it from inside your admin panel and you’ll be able to add shortcodes from a dropdown menu inside your post editor.

Slyde Quick Look
  • Responsive design
  • Hidden widget area
  • Beautiful social icons
  • Ajax loading posts
  • Custom post formats (Video, Gallery, Image, Chat, Aside, Link, Quote, Standard, audio)
  • WordPress customizer ready
  • Change the accent color, background image/color, header image etc within seconds
  • Change any color within seconds from the customizer panel
  • Translation ready
  • Beautiful footer area with post navigation
  • Shortcodes plugin
  • Social icons in footer (can be set with the customizer)
  • Slideout Sidebar
  • Grayscale image hover effect
  • Great typography & readability
  • Even and odd post colors
  • Custom archive page
  • Custom 404 page with recent posts displayed