Update Log (Steam)

To update your theme:



  • Make a full site backup (database and files)
  • To download the latest version of the theme, go to the "Downloads" tab in your Themeforest.net account. Select "Installable Wordpress file only" to download the latest theme files.
  • Unzip the downloaded theme files on your computer
  • Use your ftp client to copy (overwriting) the files to wp-content/themes/[theme-name]/ on your host server. You can either upload all files completely, or just the ones listed in the update log below if you prefer.

12/8/18 - 1.14

This update is purely a maintenance/bug fix update to make the theme compatible with the latest versions of PHP and WordPress. There are no new features provided with this release.

Files Modified:

  1. style.css (version number)
  2. functions/admin/metaboxes-generator.php
  3. functions/admin/shortcode-generator.php
  4. functions/core.php
  5. functions/widgets/widget-trending.php 

8/2/2016 - 1.12

This update is purely a maintenance/bug fix update to make the theme compatible with the latest versions of PHP and WordPress. There are no new features provided with this release.

Files Modified:

  1. style.css (only the version number at the top was changed)
  2. functions/admin/option-generator.php
  3. functions/widgets/*.php (all files in this folder were modified)

6/6/2015 - 1.11

  • Removed Youtube subscriber count from social counts widget
  • Tabs, Toggles, Accordions, and Carousel shortcodes now fully compatible with WordPress 4.0.1+

Files Modified:

  1. style.css (only the version number at the top was changed)
  2. framework.php
  3. functions/core.php
  4. functions/widgets/widget-social-counts.php

11/29/2014 - 1.10

  • Fixed overlapping (z-index) issue with mega menu and sub menu
  • Fixed undefined variable php notice in a few places
  • Fixed issue with minisite name display on single articles when the minisite name has an apostrophe
  • Fixed issue with hyphens being removed from minisite URLs

Files Modified:

  1. style.css
  2. functions/core.php
  3. functions/minisites.php
  4. inc/page-content.php
  5. inc/post-loop.php

7/8/14 - 1.9

  • Enhanced registration functionality with buddypress
  • Fixed issue with author listing page sorting
  • Rating sliders are now draggable on touch devices when the demo panel is hidden (they used to only work if you had the demo panel visible)
  • When sorting by highest user rated in top ten slider, the icon displays correctly
  • Youtube videos now work correctly with https protocols
  • Login form now uses secure connection if SSL is active
  • Added has_archive = true for minisites to attempt to mitigate custom post type feed 404 issues
  • Positives, Negatives, and Bottom Line now shortcode enabled
  • Stripslashes now applied to rating criteria labels
  • Fixed occasional issue with next pagination arrow not working
  • Previous pagination arrow no longer displays redundantly if it points to the first page
  • Reworked social counts functions for better performance and stability
  • Google+ social count now obtains follower count rather than number of +1s for your site
  • New theme option to disable auto rotating of featured slider
  • Social profile links now open in new tab/window
  • Theme Options >> Minisite Setup screen now displays name of minisite in each toggle title
  • z-index improvements for the sticky bar and menu to work better with WordPress admin menu
  • Added minisite counts back to the WordPress dashboard
  • Fixed issue with sorting buttons completely disappearing when one or more is disabled
  • You can now specify custom excerpt length for main grid/list post loops
  • Improved styling for post pagination
  • Rebuilt .po language file with new text strings

Files Modified:

  1. style.css
  2. framework.php
  3. inc/articles.php
  4. inc/css.php
  5. inc/scripts.php
  6. inc/sticky.php
  7. functions/core.php
  8. functions/loop.php
  9. functions/minisites.php
  10. functions/reviews.php
  11. functions/theme.php
  12. functions/admin/it-options.php
  13. functions/admin/option-generator.php
  14. functions/shortcodes/video.php
  15. functions/widgets/widget-social-counts.php
  16. lang/en_US.po and .mo

Files Added:


Files Removed:

  1. functions/cacert.pem
  2. functions/tmhOAuth.php
  3. functions/tmhUtilities.php

2/13/2014 - 1.8

  • Improved error-checking and functionality of mega menus
  • Fixed issue with author showing up on non-relevant pages (woocommerce, buddypress, etc.)
  • Fixed login logo image width issue introduced in WP 3.8
  • WP admin menu now uses white versions of minisite icons first if available
  • Fixed a style issue with post overlay widgets displaying in footer
  • Fixed style issue with sticky menu positioning on mobile
  • Line breaks are now rendered correctly in Positives/Negatives, Bottom Line, and Details fields
  • Multiple awards now display on single review pages
  • Comment count at top of post now links to comments section
  • Theme options style tweaks
  • New theme option to remove the name of the minisite from the minisite article permalinks so they appear just like normal posts
  • Small tweak to the way minisite slugs are created
  • Fixed a bug with number of recommended filters displayed when method is set to Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½tags or categoriesÃ���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½
  • Fixed and enhanced author list page options, functionality, and layout style
  • Fixed issue with some icons not displaying in Chrome on Windows 8
  • Fixed mega menu error dealing with empty categories (tended to happen with categories that had subcategories)
  • Allowed entering full Google+ profile URL instead of ID only on user profile page
  • Improved bug checking for youtube social counts
  • Added jetpack custom post type support
  • Fixed issue with latest articles posts when displayed as part of the page builder on a single post page
  • Streamlined xml demo content file for better import compatibility
  • Rating at the top now disables the ability to add another rating in the comments
  • Reworked the column height adjuster which fixes lots of style overlapping issues
  • Added option to disable sticky logo, entire logo bar, and logo from the logo bar to directory pages
  • Disabling views/likes/comments/awards/badges in theme options for loops also now affects boxes
  • Added option to globally disable view count functionality
  • Fixed styling for Facebook social box (width and height issues on mobile and in footer)
  • Fixed styling issue for trending slider on mobile
  • Fixed WordPress admin menu overlapping theme options z-index menu issues
  • Default state of toggle/accordion shortcodes now taken into account
  • Font size changers now work for widgets and the page body when the font family is left as default
  • Fixed error when mega menu pre-loading is turned off and a standard page is added to the section menu before a mega menu item (minisite, taxonomy, category, or tag)
  • Trending and Top Ten widget time period selectors now work after AJAX sorting buttons are clicked
  • Verbiage updated in theme options for youtube ID (rather than youtube username) with instructions on finding it

Files Modified:

  1. framework.php
  2. header.php
  3. style.css
  4. css/responsive.css
  5. inc/articles.php
  6. inc/boxes.php
  7. inc/css.php
  8. inc/page-content.php
  9. inc/scripts.php
  10. inc/scripts-ajax.php
  11. functions/core.php
  12. functions/minisites.php
  13. functions/reviews.php
  14. functions/theme.php
  15. functions/admin/it-options.php
  16. functions/admin/option-generator.php
  17. functions/admin/assets/css/admin.css
  18. functions/admin/assets/css/menu.css
  19. functions/shortcodes/toggles.php
  20. functions/widgets/widget-social-counts.php
  21. functions/widgets/widget-top-ten.php
  22. functions/widgets/widget-trending.php
  23. steam.xml

12/5/2013 - 1.7

  • Standard menu items added to mega section menu will no longer cause loading graphic to display
  • Fixed a bug introduced with the pre-loading mega menu featured in 1.6

Files Modified:

  1. style.css (only the version number at the top was changed)
  2. functions/ajax.php
  3. functions/theme.php

11/27/2013 - 1.6

  • Added in the option to preload mega menus
  • Removed extra trailing slash that affected logo-bar logos
  • Fixed positioning of footer ad
  • Added missing placeholder size image
  • Users can no longer rapidly click Like button to affect number of likes
  • Fixed an issue with view counts being tallied incorrectly for first post in loop
  • Removed some PHP notices that would pop up intermittently on single post pages
  • Fixed issue with featured sidecar showing incorrect posts sometimes
  • Fixed issue with sorting by highest user rated
  • Disabling sticky menu now hides it from standard pages/posts as expected
  • Background ads now use target=Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½_blankÃ���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½
  • Using pagination controls scrolls user to the top of the post loop
  • Disabling the sticky logo for pages now hides it on search results pages as expected
  • If a review has no details, taxonomies, or badges assigned, the details wrapper is appropriately hidden
  • Reworked how images are used in overlay panels (thanks Ivar!)
  • Disabling post navigation for standard posts now works as expected
  • Function for retrieving usersÃ���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½ IP address improved (thanks Monkey Neil!)
  • New articles drop down height limited and scrolling applied
  • Shortcodes work in post loop ads
  • New BuddyPress theme option to allow better compatibility with sticky bar register form
  • Changed theme options verbiage for Feedburner from Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½nameÃ���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½ to Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½idÃ���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½ for clearer understanding
  • Added option of hiding the random button within the post navigation on single articles
  • Added option of selecting the default post type (article or review) for posts within each minisite
  • Some style fixes for featured images for various review article layouts
  • Theme options for recommended filters now work as expected for single articles
  • You can now specify a Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½slugÃ���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½ for awards and badges, allowing for special characters (accents, cyrillics, symbols, etc.) to be used in the names.

Files Modified:

  1. style.css
  2. functions/ajax.php
  3. functions/core.php
  4. functions/loop.php
  5. functions/minisite-meta-boxes.php
  6. functions/minisites.php
  7. functions/reviews.php
  8. functions/theme.php
  9. functions/admin/it-options.php
  10. functions/admin/option-generator.php
  11. inc/boxes.php
  12. inc/featured.php
  13. inc/logo-bar.php
  14. inc/page-content.php
  15. inc/scripts-ajax.php
  16. inc/sticky.php
  17. footer.php
  18. framework.php

Files Added:

  1. images/placeholder-480.png

10/22/2013 - 1.5

  • Disabling new articles and login/register buttons in the sticky bar now works on all pages
  • Disabling thumbnails in mega menu now works as expected
  • Hiding logo bar and/or logo now works as expected on search results and 404 pages
  • Enhanced rich snippet structured data for single articles
  • Fixed style glitch affecting right borders of some content containers on mobile
  • Fixed featured slider glitch causing awards to not display sometimes
  • Fixed issue with social links in the connect bar beginning with Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½https://Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½
  • Added ability to limit number of articles to display in the new articles area
  • Fixed issue with embedded videos displaying in the featured carousel
  • Fixed issue with first line of text overwriting featured image in Safari
  • Fixed some issues with using apostrophes in the names of details and rating criteria

Files Modified:

  1. style.css
  2. css/responsive.css
  3. functions/admin/it-options.php
  4. functions/shortcodes/video.php
  5. functions/core.php
  6. functions/minisite-meta-boxes.php
  7. functions/minisites.php
  8. functions/reviews.php
  9. functions/theme.php
  10. inc/featured.php
  11. inc/logo-bar.php
  12. inc/page-content.php

10/13/2013 - 1.4

  • Theme options menu bug for minisites named the same as any of the existing theme options tabs (Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½styleÃ���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã��Ã�¯Ã��Ã�¿Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¢Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¯Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�¿Ã���Ã�¯Ã�¿Ã�½Ã���Ã��Ã�½ for instance).
  • Theme option for hiding thumbnails in mega menu now works as intended
  • Fixed issue with sticky logo disabled on mobile layouts
  • Using standard categories and tags in mega menu now works as intended (previously only minisites and taxonomies were working correctly)

Files Modified:

  1. style.css (only the version number at the top was changed)
  2. functions/ajax.php
  3. functions/theme.php
  4. functions/admin/it-options.php
  5. inc/scripts-ajax.php
  6. inc/sticky.php

10/11/2013 - 1.3

  • Fixed a bug with New Articles time period set to Today
  • Fixed a content container height bug that affected Disqus and other plugins
  • Minisite logos in the logo bar now link to the minisite front page (the sticky logo still links to the home page)
  • Fixed a glitch where ratings would not show up in featured slider sometimes
  • Added option to disable the sticky menu and login/register buttons from the sticky bar
  • You can now choose the position of the Details, Positives/Negatives, Ratings, and Bottom Line panels on single review articles (specific settings to each minisite)
  • Added ability to specify time frame for trending widget
  • Fixed bug affecting time frame for top 10 widget

Files Modified:

  1. style.css
  2. functions/admin/it-options.php
  3. functions/widgets/widget-trending.php
  4. functions/widgets/widget-top-ten.php
  5. functions/minisites.php
  6. functions/theme.php
  7. inc/featured.php
  8. inc/logo-bar.php
  9. inc/page-content.php
  10. inc/scripts.php
  11. inc/scripts-ajax.php
  12. inc/sticky.php

10/6/2013 - 1.2


  • User views update bug fixed
  • Style fixes for full-width posts
  • Using main content panel in front page builder now works as intended

Files Modified:

  1. style.css
  2. framework.php
  3. functions/admin/it-options.php
  4. inc/page-content.php
  5. inc/post-loop.php

10/4/2013 - 1.1


  • Fixed an issue with the sticky bar login/register form functionality
  • Increased compatibility with W3 Total Cache and some retina images
  • Fixed a few WooCommerce layout/style issues
  • Fixed a style bug with the boxes on tablet layouts
  • Added missing ribbon-separator image

Files Modified:

  1. style.css
  2. css/responsive.css
  3. css/retina.css
  4. inc/scripts.php
  5. functions/theme.php

Files Added:

  1. images/ribbon-separator.png
  2. images/ribbon-separator@2x.png

10/2/2013 - 1.0

Initial release