Designer Home Page
Beautifully designed home page to welcome your readers. Clean, uncluttered, professional and easy to navigate. Image spaces reserved for a bookcover and an author profile picture to showcase you and your book.
One Dashboard to Rule Them All
WordPress can be overwhelming with all its features and options. So we’ve organized the settings you need in one place, with helpful instructions and videos to guide you along the way.
Social media integration is easy. Enter your ISBN and get your reviews from Amazon and GoodReads displayed on your website, on the sidebar and in your posts and pages! Integration with Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Linkedin, Pinterest, Amazon, GoodReads, RSS & Amazon Associates.
Unlimited Book Portfolio
Flexible portfolio page to show all of your books, organized by genre, with book covers nicely displayed, all on one page. Visitors can click to read more about each book on its own book page.
For screens big and small. Browsing the web on the phone or tablet? No problem. This theme automatically changes the layout and resizes everything to fit screens of any size – including the iPhone. Neat, huh?
30+ Bite-sized Video Tutorials
Never created a WordPress site before? No problem. We’ll walk you through all the steps necessary to get your author website up, running, and winning! Not only will we guide you through creating a website, but also what makes a GOOD Author Website – press page, buy page, FAQ page… and more!
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[toggle title=”Google Font Integration”] Beautiful Google Fonts (20+) built-in to the theme. Easily customize the fonts for all the text and headers on your website. [/toggle]
[toggle title=”Background Uploader and Preset Textures”] Upload background image and customize it easily with three drop-down menu options. [/toggle]
[toggle title=”Designer Homepage with widgets for maximum customization”] 6 widget areas to let you unleash your creativity and customize your home page with no limits! Plus a header and a footer area for additional info, praise, and the ability to make the page as long as you desire. [/toggle]
[toggle title=”Solid Build”] We’ve enlisted some of the best designers and developers in the Seattle WordPress community to help us craft this package. [/toggle]
[toggle title=”Theme Option Panel – Easy and Fun to Customize”] With a big SAVE button and lots of explanations and instructions on our simple dashboard, everyone can tweak Authorlicious to fit their books and genre. [/toggle]
[toggle title=”SEO Optimized”] Developed with Search Engine Optimization in mind. Your content is now easier for search engines to find and index, which means your readers will have an easier time to find you online. [/toggle]
[toggle title=”Contact Form”] Pre-crafted contact form. Talk to your readers easily via a contact page. [/toggle]
[toggle title=”Page Templates – left, right or no sidebar (full-width) pages”] Your pages don’t have to look the same – several pre-set templates for you to choose from. [/toggle]
[toggle title=”Shortcodes to maximize your design creativity”] Amazon and GoodReads integrated shortcodes to pull your reviews and cover images directly into your pages and posts. Buttons of various sizes, toggles, tabs, notification boxes, and columns. [/toggle]
[toggle title=”Color Picker for background, font colors”] Easily pick a color from the color picker for background, font colors, without having to enter color codes! [/toggle]
[toggle title=”Detailed instructions to help you get started”] No one is born with WordPress knowledge. We learned it the hard way, but we’ll try to make it easier for you! [/toggle]
[toggle title=”Favicon”] No more struggling with creating those tiny little icons for your website. Upload and done. [/toggle]