Setting up the homepage
Homepage Layout Options and Setup
To setup the homepage as your blog roll you will not need to create any static page. Just navigate to the theme options panel located under Appearance > Theme Options as shown below.
The options panel should look like the image below for reference.
There are 5 layout options for the blog.
- Blog Classic + Grid
- Blog 1 Classic + 2 Combo
To select which layout you would like to use navigate to General Settings > General in the theme options panel. There you can select the layout style under Home Page as shown below.
You are also able to select your logo, pagination style, excerpt length, and create any custom sidebars you would like.
Once you are done with these settings click Save Changes.
At this point your homepage should be setup to a minimal extent. Please refer to the other articles to setup further features such as Slider and Featured Posts area.