Lotos HTML5 Template

Lotos - Personal HTML Blog Template / template documentation version 1.0

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  • Item Name : Lotos
  • Item Version : Version 1.0
  • Created : 08/05/2017
  • Last Update : 21/05/2017
  • Author by : Excellent Dynamics
  • Support via Email : support@excellentdynamics.biz

Lotos is a versatile and powerful multipurpose HTML blog theme perfect for any personal blog. Lotos makes customizing your blog and changing colors, fonts, and most elements a breeze. Lotos offers a stunning visual experience to showcase your content with responsive grid system layout optimized for mobile touch and swipe.

Perfect for fashion blogs, lifestyle blogs, travel blogs, food blogs, craft, tech, creative, photography., etc.

Thank you for your purchase! If you have any questions that you feel should have been in this document, please log in using the account used to purchase the file and email via my user page contact form here. Thanks so much!

Structure#back to top

The Structure of Lotos is super clean and well orginized

Lotos is a well structured and commented template. Click on the right image for preview the structure.

Upload via FTP Server#back to top

Upload on Server

  • - Unzip template
  • - The contents of the folder will be uploaded to the server, via FTP client

Change Logo#back to top

How change Logo

Changing Logo is so simple. Change your image according to this screenshot right. Line number 35 - Main Logotype, line number 44 - logo in menu(small). It can be the same or different images. Just replace it with your images in the folder /images/

Change Youtube Video#back to top

How Change Youtube Video

Replace your youtube video watch link with it.

Change Audio#back to top

How Change Soundcloud Audio

Replace your soundcloud audio watch link with it.

Change Icons#back to top

How Change Icons

We have used 675 set of Fontawesome. Fontawesome icons usages:


Get a full list of fontawesome icons

Change MailChimp Subscription#back to top

How Change MailChimp Subscription

Create your own MailChimp list at MailChimp and replace your MailChimp list's link on form action attribute. And include script in footer.

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Contact Form Configure#back to top

How Configure Contact Form

Edit file in folder /ajaxform/process.php - replace yourcompany@gmail.com on your email.

$to = 'yourcompany@gmail.com';
$subject = 'Lotos Contact Form';
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Instagram Configure#back to top

Instagram in Footer - #back to top

In the footer and in the side column, images from the instagram are displayed, with a plug-in js/jqinstapics.js

Include Plugin - #back to top

Script is included in the footer.

Instagram Configure - #back to top

Open file /js/lotos-scripts.js. And enter Your Instagram User ID and Access Token.If you do not know, you can get them. User ID - on site: https://smashballoon.com/instagram-feed/find-instagram-user-id/ : Enter instagram username - get User ID(number).. Access Token get on site: http://instagram.pixelunion.net/ - Click Button "Generate Access Token".

Support Desk #back to top

Please remember you have purchased a very affordable theme and you have not paid for a full-time web design agency. Occasionally we will help with small tweaks, but these requests will be put on a lower priority due to their nature. Support is also 100% optional and we provide it for your connivence, so please be patient, polite and respectful.

Please ask question support@excellentdynamics.biz

Support for my items includes:
  • * Responding to questions or problems regarding the item and its features
  • * Fixing bugs and reported issues
  • * Providing updates to ensure compatibility with new software versions
Item support does not include:
  • * Customization and installation services
  • * Support for third party software and plug-ins
Before seeking support, please...
  • * Make sure your question is a valid Theme Issue and not a customization request.
  • * Make sure you have read through the documentation and any related video guides before asking support on how to accomplish a task.
  • * Make sure to double check the theme FAQs.
  • * Try disabling any active plugins to make sure there isn't a conflict with a plugin. And if there is this way you can let us know.
  • * If you have customized your theme and now have an issue, back-track to make sure you didn't make a mistake. If you have made changes and can't find the issue, please provide us with your changelog.
  • * Almost 80% of the time we find that the solution to people's issues can be solved with a simple "Google Search". You might want to try that before seeking support. You might be able to fix the issue yourself much quicker than we can respond to your request.

Files & Sources #back to top

Included Stylesheets

These are the primary CSS files used for general front-end styling. Use these to customize your theme even further. All included stylesheet under Lotos/light/css/

  • 1. style.css - Primary stylesheet
  • 2. responsive.css - media query stylesheet
  • 3. colors/dark.css - dark scheme stylesheet
  • 4. colors/light.css - light scheme stylesheet

Libraries are located in a folder /libs/

  • 1. bootstrap/css/bootstrap.css - Bootstrap stylesheet
  • 2. owl/owl.carousel.css - OWL Carousel
  • 3. font-awesome/css/font-awesome.css - FontAwesome Font Icons stylesheet
Included JavaScript

These are the various attribution inks to the Javascript files included or modified to work with in this theme. All included JavaScript codes under Lotos/light/js/

  • 1. jqinstapics.js - Instagram Plugin
  • 2. jquery.js - Base JavaScript
  • 3. lotos-scripts.js - custom scripts, initialize instagram, scroll to top, etc.

Libraries are located in a folder /libs/

  • 1. bootstrap/js/bootstrap.js - Bootstrap JavaScript
  • 6. owl/owl.carousel.min.js - Carousel Plugin JavaScript

Version History (Changelog) #back to top

You can find the version history (changelog.txt) file on Lotos_HTML.zip folder or you can check changelog on theme sale page.

Once again, thank you so much for purchasing this theme. As I said at the beginning, I'd be glad to help you if you have any questions relating to this theme. No guarantees, but I'll do my best to assist.


						Version 1.0 - May 21th, 2017

						- Initial release