Machine is the distillation of our vision to deliver a truly premium experience to web professionals and newcomers alike. Taking cues from the contemporary and authentic, Machine assembles the best of the modern web in one remarkable template.
We’ve made it our mission to bring you a professional, usable, and mobile-friendly theme firmly grounded in real world application – showcasing uncluttered aesthetics that will appeal to both Business theme users and freelance creatives equally.
Your next project will shine with a subtle confidence, drawing on inspiration from the best on the web. Combined with the customisation power of Visual Composer Page Builder, Machine is the only “startup framework” you need to kick off your next landing page, portfolio, or multi purpose project.
Machine is compatible with so many add-ons and plugins, and the list is constantly growing. Want to know about your favourite plugin? Just ask! Currently compatible with:
4 Header Types – Machine has 4 different header layouts to choose from currently.
Light bar: http://machine.tommusdemos.wpengine.com/home-agency/ Dark Bar: http://machine.tommusdemos.wpengine.com/home-classic-home/ Dark “Burger Menu”: http://machine.tommusdemos.wpengine.com/home-one-page/ Light “Burger Menu”: http://machine.tommusdemos.wpengine.com/home-landing/
WooCommerce Support – Machine supports WooCommerce, we’ve baked in beautiful styling for it, and custom goodies like a beautiful AJAX updating cart icon in the header, neat!
30+ Custom Page Builder Elements & Counting! – The page builder in Machine comes packed full of features that are totally customisable, to extend that we’ve hand designed and coded another 30+ element for the page builder, just for Machine! Full blog feeds, portfolio feeds, carousels, you name it! Best of all, each element is totally customisable, show only certain categories in a page, define background images, everything!
Ebor Mega Menu – Ebor Mega Menu is built straight into the theme, use all the page builder elements right there in your menu, or just use it to add richer content to your header along with columns of menus, how you use it is entirely up to you!
Parallax Background Image Sections – You can set parallax background images on a section by section basis when building your pages. Anything is possible.
Custom Logos – Machine lets you set a custom logo, retina logo, and even a logo for the WP Login screen, all with a few clicks in our beautiful live preview theme options. Even our theme options let you see your theme changes in real time!
Unlimited Colour Schemes, 600+ Google Fonts – Machine gives you full control over the theme colours, using our live preview theme options you can change all the colours in the theme, you’re given total control over the theme fonts, sizes, paddings, margins, you name it!.
One Click Demo Data Installer – With my custom wordpress data importer, your site can be up and running like my demo site in seconds.
WPML Support – Full multilingual support is baked right into Machine! Full .po file available for more simple translations also.
Gravity Forms & Contact Form 7 Support – Machine is totally ready for Gravity Forms straight out of the box, start building the forms you need straight away. If you’d prefer a free contact form builder, we also support Contact Form 7 in Machine!
1, 2, 3 or 4 columns footer – It’s all up to you! the theme will respond to how you’re using the footer widgets areas and build the columns with no extra work from you!
500+ Icons – Beautiful, retina ready icons at your disposal, use them all over the theme, they look beautiful on mobile devices too!
Blog Layouts – Grid Blog, Classic Blog and all again with a sidebar. You’ve got 4 different blog layouts to choose from, and with the included page builder, you can even change this on a page by page basis! Want one layout for one category, and other layout for another category, no problem!
Child theme included! – To make life easier I’ve included a basic child theme for you to install. Get your modifications going even faster!
5* Support, All From the Developer – I run all my own support, so you’re guaranteed a great & quick answer to your theme usage or setup question.
May 19th 2017 - v2.0.12
* FIXED: Twitter feeds
* FIXED: Google font string in theme options accepts + now
* UPDATED: Visual composer
* FIXED: Visual composer issues with latest version
* WOOCOMMERCE: 3.0.x integration
* WOOCOMMERCE: Image gallery changed to new WooCommerce zoom gallery
* WOOCOMMERCE: Included template version numbers updated
June 2016 – v2.0.11
TWITTER - Small Fix for creating twitter feeds: affects new users only, existing users fine.
June 2016 – v2.0.10
MISC - CSS & JS Fixes UPDATED - Visual Composer to 22.214.171.124 IMPORTANT - Updated to new Instagram API Version, please see instructions here: https://tommusrhodus.ticksy.com/article/7566
May 2016 – v2.0.9
MISC - CSS & JS Fixes UPDATED - Visual composer to 126.96.36.199 FIXED - Added blog header image input ADDED - Checkbox option to single posts to allow featured image as header background
April 2016 – v2.0.8
MISC - CSS & JS Fixes UPDATED - Visual composer to 4.11.2
March 2016 – v2.0.7
HOTFIX - JS Error
March 2016 – v2.0.6
MISC - CSS & JS Fixes FIXED - Twitter Feeds
January 2016 – v2.0.5
MISC - CSS & JS Fixes Visual Composer 4.9.1 update FIXED - project planner textarea colour on mobile FIXED - Various Visual Composer errors
October 2015 – v2.0.4
MISC - CSS & JS Fixes Visual Composer 4.7.4 update
September 2015 – v2.0.3
MISC - CSS & JS Fixes FIXED - Instagram API ADDED - Instagram API theme option WATCH - Instagram API introduction video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HbMGaTUWrhU&feature=youtu.be
June 2015 – v2.0.2
FIXED - CSS & JS Fixes FIXED - Mobile Menu Improvements FIXED - Blog theme options
June 2015 – v2.0.1
Small CSS & JS Fixes ADDED - search.php ADDED - author.php ADDED - Archive.php ADDED - Icon selector to CTA element FIXED - Missing metaboxes issue
April 2015 – v2.0.0
Small CSS & JS Fixes ADDED - New Pricing Table Layout ADDED - Timeline Element to Visual Composer ADDED - New Feature Boxes Layout .PO File Update FIX - XSS Security Issue Fix (TGMPA Class)
March 2015 – v1.1.2
Small CSS & JS Fixes FIXED - Mobile menu hover bug FIXED - Mobile logo hover bug ADDED - Machine slider option to standard WP Gallery shortcode ADDED - Machine lightbox gallery option to standard WP Gallery shortcode FIXED - Grid portfolio displays better with uneven content FIXED - Project planner has better mobile styling ADDED - WPML adds language flags to header
March 2015 – v1.1.1
Small CSS & JS Fixes ADDED - Social Icons Selectors to Team Posts ADDED - Social Icons to featured team loop ADDED - social icons to grid team loop ADDED - social icons to single team page
March 2015 – v1.1.0
Small CSS & JS Fixes ADDED - Mega menu ADDED - Mega menu post type ADDED - Recent posts widget ADDED - Instagram Widget ADDED - Twitter Widget ADDED - New dropdown animation type ADDED - Theme option to choose dropdown type FIXED - Mobile menus IMPROVED - Responsive bootstrap classes FIXED - Radio buttons in contact form 7 UPDATED - Demo Data UPDATED - .po files UPDATED - Documentation
March 2015 – v1.0.2
Small CSS & JS Fixes
March 2015 – v1.0.1
Small CSS & JS Fixes
March 2015 – v1.0.0 – Initial Release