Welcome To Umbala Theme
Responsive Woocommerce WordPress Theme


Thank you for purchasing our theme. In this document, we provide all kinds of good information with all the details you need to use our theme. We hope you have fun and enjoy working with our theme. If you need more help, please send to [email protected].

Before Getting Started

If you are not familiar with WordPress, please get accustomed with it before proceeding to using our theme. Here are some links that will help you to become more confident with WordPress:

Requirements & Compatibility


To run WordPress your host just needs a couple of things:


Our theme is compatible with these browsers:


Wordpress Core

You download and install WordPress version 4.6 or later

Theme Package

To download, you need to log into your ThemeForest account and go to your http://themeforest.net/downloads page. Locate the theme that you purchased in your Downloads list and click on the Download button

If you download All files & documentation, you will unzip it. Then, you find the installable file inside.

You can also download only the Installable Wordpress file.

WordPress Installation

Follow the steps below to install via WordPress:

  1. Step 1: Login to your WordPress Dasrdoard.
  2. Step 2: Navigate to Appearance ► Themes
  3. Step 3:Click Add New button on top of the page.
  4. Step 4: Then click Upload Theme.
  5. Step 5: Next, Browse to the zip file and click install now for the theme to be uploaded and installed
  6. Step 6: After done installing, click Active the theme.
  7. Then you will get a notification about installing the required plugins. Follow the steps to install and activate the plugins
WordPress Installation WordPress Installation
Please note that some hostings have a restriction on a size of a file that you are uploading. If you have any warning, you will contact your hosting provider. They should increase your maximum upload size.

FTP Installation

Follow the steps below to install via FTP:

  1. Step 1: Log into your hosting space via an FTP software
  2. Step 2: Unzip the Umbala.zip file and ONLY use the extracted Umbala folder
  3. Step 3: Upload the extracted Umbala folder into wp-content > themes folder
  4. Step 4: Go to Appearance > Themes and activate Umbala theme
  5. Then you will get a notification about installing the required plugins. Follow the steps to install and activate the plugins

Required Plugins

Step 1: After activating the theme, you will get a notification about installing the required plugins. You go to Appearance > Install Plugins to install them.

Install Required Plugins

Step 2: Check all the plugins that you want to activate then on the drop down Bulk Actions, choose Activate and click Apply, the plugin installation process will start. Wait for all the plugin activated then you can start customizing your website as you wish

Install Required Plugins
Please note that you do not purchase directly Visual Composer and Revolution Slider plugins. So you can not update them by yourself. It is also not recommended. When they have a new version, we will be careful to test and release the new theme's version.
We also notice that you should not update other plugins without updating the theme. Please see our changelog to make sure the current theme's version is compatible with the new plugin's version.

Import Sample Data

Step 1: After activating the plugin, you will Import data(Demo content,Theme Options,Widgets,Revolution). You go to Dashboard > Dummy Content

Install Required Plugins

Step 2:Final, go to your site is check

Install Required Plugins

Note If Import data not success. You can import

Step 1: Go to folder Umbala ► inc ► plugins ► umbala_importer ► data contains data.(all folder is extract)

Step 2:Import Demo Content: Go to Dashboard ► Tools ► Import choose file demo_content.xml

Install Required Plugins Install Required Plugins

Step 3:Import Widget: Go to Dashboard -> Plugins->Add new install and active

Install Required Plugins

Step 4:Import Widget: Go toDashboard -> Tools->Widget Settings Import select a file "widget_data.json" and click Show Widget Settings

Install Required Plugins

Step 5:Theme Options: Go toDashboard -> Theme Options->Import/Export. Open file theme_options.txt copy all data on field input

Install Required Plugins

Step 6:Revolution: Go toDashboard -> Slider Revolution->Import Slider

Install Required Plugins

Step 7:Revolution: Browse file Go to folder Umbala ► inc ► plugins ► umbala_importer ► revslider choose file is install

Install Required Plugins

Updating The Theme

Manual Update

Follow the steps below to manually update the theme:

  1. First, you download the new theme package from themeforest. You have to log into your themeforest account and navigate to Downloads tab. You find the Umbala theme in your purchased themes list.
  2. You can delete the current theme. Don't worry about this. Your data won't be lost.
  3. You upload the new theme package via Wordpress or FTP software.
Please ensure that you only upload the installable wordpress file. If not, you may get an error message: The package could not be installed. The theme is missing the style.css stylesheet.

Automatic Update

You update the theme through the Envato Market plugin. Follow the steps below to set up this plugin:

  1. Download and install the Envato Market plugin
  2. You log into your Themeforest account. Under Settings > API Keys, you generate an API key. Get it.
  3. In WordPress admin panel, you find the section called Envato Market. You input your envato username and API key.

Please read this tutorial https://envato.com/market-plugin/ to get more information.

Please note that:
  • If you translated the theme to another language, you should backup your translation files in the themes > Umbala > languages folder before updating. You should also backup the translation files in the plugin folder.
  • After updating the theme, you should update the recommended plugins if there is a notification message about updating plugins. You go to Appearance > Install Plugins to update plugins. If you can not update the recommended plugins in wp admin, you should manually update them. You can find the plugin packages in the theme folder > framework > plugins folder.
  • You can not update the Visual Composer and Revolution Slider plugins in Appearance > Install Plugins. To update 2 these plugins, you need to delete them first. Then, you go to Appearance > Install Plugins and install them again.

Updating The Theme

A WordPress child theme is a theme that inherits the functionality of the parent theme. With a child theme, you can make modifications or add additional functionality to the parent theme. The child theme offers the safest and easiest way to modify an existing theme, whether you want to make a few small changes, or extensive ones.

The child theme is included in the theme package. Find the alura-child and upload it to the /wp-content/themes/ folder.

Theme Options

After activating our theme, you can go to Appearance > Theme Options to configure the theme. Below will explain what you can do with Theme Options.

  • General: Add your logo and some global options
  • Header: Set up header, set up the Header Layout, breadcrumb and other options for header
  • Styleing: you can change font and font size in there
  • WooCommerce: some global WooCommerce options, such as Product label, Quickshop, Ajax search
  • Product Category: you configure your Shop page in there
  • Product Detail: Some options for menu
  • Blog: configure the Blog Layout and some options to Show/Hide some things on the blog page
  • Import/Export: Import/Export your theme options



Theme Options
  • Layout: Choose Layout Page
  • Enable Back To Top Button: Enable/Disable button Back To Top is desktop
  • Enable Back To Top Button Mobile: Enable/Disable button Back To Top is mobile
  • Google API key: API map for shortcode AluraMap(ex:Page Contact Us..)

Logo - Favicon

Theme Options
  • Logo Image: Choose upload logo for site
  • Logo Image for sticky header: Choose upload image sticky header when you enable stiky for site


Theme Options
  • Show page title: Enable or Disable in Breadcrumb
  • Breadcrumb Layout: Has many layout Breadcrumb for you choose.
  • Breadcrumb Background Image: If you choose image for breadcrumb. We have many background setting for you choose.


Theme Options
  • Enable Popup: Enable or Disable Popup


The header is probably one of the first things you will want to setup. It includes the logo, favicon, menu and other things. The following sections will explain how to set up and customize header.

  • Header Layout: Each skin provides different types of headers
  • Header on Mobile Devices: Set your header design for mobile devices


The Styling: Help you can install color,font... for site

  • Color Schema: Set Color for site


Theme Options

Product Category


Setting Product Category

  • Product Category Layout: We provide a lot of different types of blogs

Grid,List View

Theme Options

Product Detail


Setting Detail Product

  • Product Detail Layout: We provide a lot of different types of blogs

Data Setting

Theme Options
  • Product Variation Color Swatches: Enable is show swatches Variation, Disable is show Dropdown variation

Product Image

Theme Options
  • Product Zoom:
  • Product PhotoSwipe Lightbox:
  • Product Thumbnails Style: Choose style thumbnails(Note:option Product Thumbnail must to show)



Setting Blog Pages


Blog Details

Setting Blog Detail

Theme Options


Umbala comes with Visual Composer plugin and powerful Page Options which help you build any kinds of pages. The following sections will explain how to create a new page and make it look like our demo. If you use our One Click Import Demo functionality, you can ignore this.

Header Customization

Shop Page

Umbala supports all the default WooCommerce features for the Shop page, and features additional options as well. You can find the available settings for the Shop page in the Theme Options > Ecommerce > Product Category section and Product Details section.

Also, we have created these special widget areas (Appearance > Widgets) for the Shop page

Shop sidebar

shop page widget
shop widget

Shop Detail Siderbar

shop page widget shop detail widget

Create A New Page

Follow the steps below to create a new page:

  1. In admin panel, go to Pages and click on the Add New button
  2. Input the page title and page content
  3. On the Page Attributes section, choose the page template from dropdown list
  4. Scroll down and find the Page Options section, make some configurations for your page

Page Options

In the page editor, you will see the Page Options section at the bottom of editor. It will help you create many kinds of pages.

Page Options

Some options will override the options in Theme Options. Select Default if you want to use your global settings.

Home Pages

Setting up a home page

  1. In admin panel, you go to Settings > Reading.
  2. You choose the A static page(select below) option.
  3. Select a page from dropdown list of the Front page option.
Reading Settings
Below is our demo home pages. To build a home page look like our demo, you copy the page content into the Text editor and make some configuration.

Top bar


Top bar settings: Theme Options


Header Layout


Adding The Logo & Favicon

Follow the steps below to set up the logo & favicon:

  1. Navigate to Appearance > Theme Options. You select General tab
  2. Click on the Upload button and choose a file from your library
  3. You can also add the image link into the input field

Setting Up Header

To set up your header, you go to Appearance > Theme Options > Header tab. In there, you can choose the Header Layout, configure your breadcrumb and other options.

Header Layout

Umbala comes with 2 different header layouts. Just choose one of our header layouts for your site.

You can also choose the header layout for individual pages (See Page Options).


Just choose one of our breadcrumb layouts for your site.

You can also choose the breadcrumb layout for individual pages (See Page Options).

Other Options

  • Header Contact Information: Add your contact information in the top header
  • Header Currency: Show/Hide multi-currency switcher
  • Header Language: Show/Hide multi-language switcher
  • My Account: Show/Hide the login form/my account link
  • My Account Type: Choose Type display my account
  • Wishlist: Show/Hide the wishlist page link
  • Shopping Cart: Show/Hide mini cart
  • Shopping Cart Type: Choose Type Cart
  • Search Bar: Show/Hide the search bar
  • Ajax search Show/Hide the ajax search

Header Customization

If you want to customize the theme, you should create the child theme before making any changes.

Please note that you have to install the required plugins before activating the child theme. Otherwise, you will get an error if you install the plugins in Appearance > Install Plugins page.

You can find the sample child theme package (Umbala-child.zip file) in your downloaded file (you have to download All files & documentation).

Follow the steps below to override header template:

  1. Copy the template file from the parent theme folder to the child theme folder
  2. Edit the template file in the child theme folder


Umbala supports 5 post formats: Standard, Audio, Gallery, Quote and Video. They will help you easily make a microblogging website.

Create A New Post

Follow the steps below to create a new post:

  1. Go to Posts
  2. Click on the Add New button
  3. Input the post title and post content
  4. Choose the post format and category on the right hand side
  5. Scroll down and find the Post Options section, make some configurations for your post


Alura is compatible with WooCommerce, and includes design integration as well as custom shortcodes. WooCommerce is an external plugin. Alura documentation includes only basic information for installation and activation. The following links will take you to additional information for using WooCommerce.

Following plugin activation, you'll be able to use the WooCommerce Onboarding Wizard to take you through the steps to set up your store.

Setting Up WooCommerce

To set up WooCommerce, you go to WooCommerce > Settings in admin panel.

Currency Options

  1. In WooCommerce Settings page, you select the General tab
  2. You find Currency Options section and configure your currency

List of currencies that you can choose

Currency Options
You can also add a custom currency symbol. Please refer this document

Page Settings

After you create WooCommerce pages. You will go to the Settings page to assign them.

  • To assign the Shop page, you select the Products tab and then select the Display sub tab
  • To assign the My Account page, you select the Accounts tab
  • To assign the Cart and Checkout pages, you select the Checkout tab
Setting Pages
Please note that: if you install WooCommerce pages by clicking on the WooCommerce notification, WooCommerce will automatically assign for you

Registration Options

You also make sure that you allow your customers to register on your site. You select the Accounts tab and find the Registration Options section as the screenshot.

Registration Options

Adding Product

Product Images

WooCommerce 3.3.x then use WordPress Customizer (it’s a feature in the WordPress admin) to change the catalog and single product Image settings.

Go to Appearance > Customize > WooCommerce > Product Images.

You can read more Image Size Woocommerce

Widget Setting

Theme Options

There are 17 default widget areas you can activate to add your own content and functionality (Appearance > Widgets):

Home sidebar - Default sidebar for all pages and posts.

Blog sidebar - Default use for Blog Page.

Blog Detail sidebar - Default use Blog Detail Page.

Product Category sidebar - Default use Shop Page,Category Page.

Product Detail sidebar - Default use Product Detail page.

Product Filters Area Content sidebar - Default use Filter content.

Of Course: You can change widget easily

Widget Setting


We do not guarantee compatibility with WordPress third-party plugins. You may need to customize some extensions to make them work properly with AluraStudio.

Include Plugins

The XStore package features the following plugins:

Required plugins

Recommended plugins

Since we did not design and develop these plugins, check the respective developers’ websites for setup information and documentation.

Plugin Update

Plugin’s authors regularly release updates. To use all the features, or fix existing issues, keep up-to-date on the plugins’ versions, so you can update them on your installations

To update the plugins, switch to your server with FTP. Copy extracted plugins folders into wp-content/plugins/ folder on your server.

And You can on Channel support https://alura-studio.com for supported or send mail address:[email protected]


All update and Changlog Details of the update.

Version 1.5

- Add new Home 4(Lonia) Link

- Add new Home 5(Frozen) Link

- Add page option Absolute Header

avLink example

- Add new 2 header

+ Layout 5 width container


+ Layout 6 full width container


- Blog update link

- Product Update link

Version 1.6

- Add header Mobile Layout

Theme option mobile layout

- Add option Scroll link

Theme Option Scroll

- Add Detail Layout Full page Full image

Theme Option Detail

- Add new shortcode :

+ LookBook Link

+ Image 360 View Link

+ Lightbox