Spirit is a festive treat for your personal blog, complete with softly falling snow and a wintry color palette. Share past holiday memories or create a website to coordinate the next family Christmas party. Post formats allow you to highlight images, videos, quotes, and more, while the responsive design ensures your site looks great at any screen size. Read on to find out how to capture this festive season with Spirit.

Post Formats

Spirit supports Aside, Image, Video, Quote, Link, and Status Post Formats, as well as a unique holly decoration for Sticky Posts. Some examples:


If no widgets are active, Spirit will display as a single-column blog. Adding widgets to the Primary Sidebar under Appearance → Widgets will change the layout:

Custom Menu

Add a custom menu to your site’s header by going to Appearance → Menus. If no custom menu is configured, this area will display your Pages instead.

Drop down menu

Custom Header and Background

You can personalize Spirit with a custom header by going to Appearance → Header, or change the background color or image by going to Appearance → Background.

Custom Header

Spirit with a custom header

Quick Specs (all measurements in pixels)

  1. The main column width is 551, except in the full-width layout, where it’s 786.
  2. The sidebar width is 162.