Hexa

Hexa

Post FormatsHexa is a fun, fresh experience for your personal blog. Post formats highlight your best finds in colorful style, and the responsive design looks great on any device, large or small. Read on to find out how to make an eye-catching blog or website with Hexa.

Post Formats & Sticky Posts

Post Formats and Sticky Posts are accented with different colors and icons next to the post content, as seen in the screenshot to the right.

Featured Images

Featured Images are displayed above the post content on the blog index and archive pages at 842 pixels wide.

Post with a Featured Image

Posts with the Image format display the featured image on single post view as well.

Widgets

Hexa includes three widget areas located behind a gear icon in the header. Add up to three columns of widgets under Appearance → Widgets:

Widget

Social Links

You can add links to a multitude of social services to a toggle menu (the heart icon) by following these steps:

  1. Create a new Custom Menu, and assign it to the Social Links Menu location
  2. Add links to each of your social services using the Links panel
  3. Icons for your social links will automatically appear under the heart icon in the header

Social Links

Custom Menus

Hexa includes one Custom Menu in addition to the Social Links menu. The main navigation is located behind a toggle menu icon in the header (look for the three horizontal lines):

Navigation Menu

Custom Header & Background

You can personalize your site with a custom header (maximum height 200 pixels) under Appearance → Header:

Custom Header

The background can also be customized by going to Appearance → Background.

Quick Specs (all measurements in pixels)

  1. The main column width is 654.
  2. The Header Column widget widths are 207.
  3. Featured Images are 842 wide by unlimited height.
  4. The Custom Header will display at a maximum height of 200.