Typo

Typo

With clean typography, an inky color palette, and lots of subtle textures, Typo has all the charm and style of an old-fashioned typewriter. The responsive, one-column design makes it perfect for writing, while support for several post formats makes it easy to share your life with a vintage flair. Read on to find out more about Typo and all its features.

Post Formats

Typo supports several Post Formats: Aside, Image, Link, Quote, Video, Audio, and Status. Each post format has a unique style to differentiate it from your standard posts. A few examples:

Image

Image

Quote

Quote

Status

Status

The Link post format in Typo takes the first link from your content and reformats it to the title of your post:

Link

Link

Features

Custom Menus

Typo includes two menu areas: A primary drop-down menu in the header and a secondary single-level menu in the footer. The Primary Menu will display a list of your pages if no Custom Menu is set under My Sites → Customize → Menus:

Primary menu

The Footer Menu will only display if configured under My Sites → Customize → Menus:

Footer Menu

Widgets

You can configure up to three footer widget areas by going to My Sites → Customize → Widgets.

Footer Widgets

Custom Headers and Backgrounds

Typo allows you to set a variable-size custom header under My Sites → Customize → Header Image. You can also customize the theme with a background color or image by going to My Sites → Customize  → Colors & Backgrounds.

Custom Header

Custom Header

Quick Specs (all measurements in pixels)

  1. The main column width is 615.
  2. The footer sidebar widths are 185.