Genesis Child Themes are one of the most downloaded themes with over 200,000 active WordPress users. Child Themes for Genesis are best known for their lightning-fast speed and very low file size. Many big blogs like Shoutmeloud, Hanan Shah and WpBegginer use custom made Genesis Child Themes on their websites.
Note: All Genesis Child Themes require a Genesis Framework. You must buy one to use the Sahu4you Child Theme.
Features of Sahu4you Child Theme:
Author Box – The author box is a must when you are running a blog with a bunch of other people. S4Y Theme comes with a built-in author box that appears under every single post you or your teammates write. The author box contains the profile picture and bio of the author of that particular post. You can very easily turn on or off the author box from the S4Y Theme settings.
Lightning Fast Speed – The Google page speed score of this theme is 99% and GTmetrix gives it an A for its loading time. Because of the less Java scripts and CSS the themes loads in the blink of an eye. This lightning-fast speed of the s4Y theme will boost your rankings.
Newsletter Section – There’s a built-in Newsletter Section in the S4Y theme by which you can collect all the important emails of your readers and grow your blog. You can activate this feature from S4Y Theme settings.
Responsive Menu Bar – The responsiveness of the Sahu4you Child theme is 10 out of 10. I tried this theme on a couple of different devices and it is super responsive. And whenever a user visits your site from mobile they’ll get a specially designed menu bar.
Search Engine Optimization – This Genesis Child theme comes with inbuilt SEO features which means that you don’t have to spend your money on any SEO plugins.
Social Share Buttons – There’s no fun in writing an article if you won’t be able to share it with the world. The Sahu4you Child Theme offers you inbuilt social share buttons that could be used to share articles, pages, images and what not. This feature and many other useful features like this are free with the theme.
Stylish 3 Tab Footer – You get three footer sections (footer 1, footer 2 and footer 3) where you can add your desired functions. This feature can be accessed by going to appearance > customize > widgets. You can also insert a newsletter box in one of your footer tabs.
How to Install Sahu4you Child Theme:
- Go to your WordPress dashboard, hover over Appearance > Themes.
- Click on upload and select your copy of S4Y Child Theme and press open.
- Press the activate theme button.
- Upload the S4Y Child theme folder via cPanel to your directory. The Genesis Framework also needs to be in the same directory.
- Go to your WordPress dashboard and then select Appearance.
- Now activate the Sahu4you Child Theme.
- To configure the theme go to Genesis > Theme Settings.
Conclusion: I have a custom Genesis Child Theme that I use on my blog and so should you. Having your theme makes you stand out from the rest. S4Y Child Theme is your first step into the world of custom themes. I recommend you to use it for at least a month and then get your custom theme made by a developer.