Kindred Changelog

Please note: it is recommended that you backup your site before upgrading. We’ve done extensive testing to ensure a smooth update process, however depending on the level of customization and configuration made to the theme we encourage all users to backup their site in advance and test out its compatibility after updating. Please clear your browser cache following the update.

Version 1.5.1

Fix issue related to unclosed footer link (external services linking to when they shouldn’t be)

Version 1.5.0

Included in this version:

  • Theme is now PHP 7 compatible

  • Resolve issue affecting inventory management in WooCommerce (conflict with one click installer)

  • Added option of displaying site tagline when using custom uploaded logo

  • Minor CSS updates (slider sub-headers, Jetpack signup form)

  • Updated .pot file

Version 1.4.0

Included in this version:

  • Replace AddThis share buttons with native functionality to improve user experience

  • Update Flickity JS library

  • Update Isotope JS library

  • Update ImagesLoaded JS library

Version 1.3.2

Fixes included in this version:

  • Increase crop size of homepage slider images – optimized for retina devices (now 2048 x 900px). Note: you must regenerate thumbnails to use the new sizes

  • Add filters for image quality settings (set to 90 vs. WP standard of 82)

Version 1.3.1

Fixes included in this version:

  • Removed javascript for smooth scroll functionality – resolves JS error in WP 4.5

  • Removed Genesis Favicon Uploader from recommended plugins

  • Added padding to category description box on mobile

  • CSS updates for eNews extended borders in the footer – now supports first/last name fields

  • Updated ACF plugin to version 4.4.7

  • Resolved php error when Jetpack Related Posts not activated

Version 1.3.0

New features added!

  • Ability to set static front pages w/ featured slider

  • Controls added to customizer to hide/show featured slider on blog/home pages

  • Added multiple custom shortcodes for buttons, columns and lines

Bug fixes:

  • Resolved issue when no nav menu set

  • Resolved php error message from one click installer

  • Various minor css updates

Version 1.2.4


  • Changed “Print Recipe” button text to “Print”

Version 1.2.3


  • Resolved issue affecting theme translation

  • Updated Isotope.js to latest version 2.2.2

  • Updated demo content

  • Minor css and bug fixes

Note: please clear browser cache after updating.


Version 1.2.2


  • JS for recipe updated to prevent error message

  • Print button disabled on mobile

Version 1.2.1

New features added!

  • Print button added to recipe cards

  • Recipe schema markup added to recipe cards – great for SEO!

  • Translation ready – .pot file included in the “languages” folder

Bug fixes

  • Resolved conflict when ACF plugin installed

  • Loads WordPress instance of jQuery by default

  • Resolves scrolling conflict with WooCommerce reviews tab

  • Reduced crop size of slider images to 1024 x 450px for greater flexibility

  • Various minor patches and css updates

Version 1.2.0

This version fixes a conflict with the latest version of Simple Social Icons by restoring dependency to the plugin CSS file. After completing the update, please make sure to take the following steps:

  • Ensure your version of Simple Social Icons is updated to the latest version by going to Plugins in the WordPress dashboard

  • If you use any caching plugins, clear the site cache

  • Clear your browser cache

  • Update any settings for your social icons under Appearance > Widgets to ensure they display as desired

New features added!

  • Option for the featured slider to auto scroll can now be configured under Appearance > Customize > Featured Slider

  • Controls added to disable draggability of featured slider

  • Controls added to disable navigation arrows of featured slider

Version 1.1.3

  • Removed bug affecting post limit on home page slider. Now display all slides by default.

Version 1.1.2

  • Defined Content Width – now supports Jetpack tiled galleries.

Version 1.1.1

  • Fixed sidebar layout control for archive pages

  • Minor css updates

Version 1.1.0

Bug fixes and minor feature updates

  • Kindred now supports WooCommerce when using the Genesis Connect for WooCommerce plugin

  • Fixed CSS to support version 2.x of Genesis eNews Extended plugin

  • Added support for full width images with captions and embedded iframes

  • Fixed overlap of dropdown menu items on archive pages

  • Added controls to remove Station Seven footer credit

Version 1.0.3

  • Fixed bug affecting image alignment in Safari browsers.

Version 1.0.2

  • Fixed bug preventing small images/featured images from being centered in blog posts/pages.

Version 1.0.1

Minor bug fixes and updates:

  • Added separate layout controls for archive pages

  • Update home featured item thumbnail size

  • Fix layout issue when no link set on home featured item

  • Removed conditional loading of js for isotope/masonry

Version 1.0.0

Kindred theme released. Woohoo!