*Avada is ThemeForest’s most popular theme. It is also the most popular multipurpose WordPress theme. It was launched 8 years back in 2008 and has received several updates to date. Avada has been bought by over 500000 people. According to the developer of Avada, i.e. ThemeFusion, Avada offers 2000+ options. Here’s the list of various features the template provides to the users:

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Customizable header and hooter

Avada has one of the most advanced header and footer sections among the best WordPress premium themes. ThemeFusion’s template supports seven header layouts. It allows users to align the website logo at the top, bottom, or left of the menu bar. Avada supports sticky headers and header widgets. You can hide/show the search section in the theme’s header section. It displays search results on a custom built search page. You can disable/enable social profiles icons from the template. The Avada template allows you to adjust the size of the space around the social icons. You can also alter the icon’s color. Avada WordPress theme can support mega menus with full/custom width. Mega menus can contain up to six columns.

. The Avada WordPress theme lets users set background pictures for the mega-menu as well as icons for individual menus. You can create five levels of drop-down menus. Avada comes with a footer creator tool, which you can use to create a stunning footer for your site. The footer section can be filled with up to six widgets. Avada offers the option to enable or disable the footer’s back-to-top button and social media icons. You can also change the background color for the footer columns.

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Blog options

Avada is an ideal theme to launch blogs of all types of niches, thanks to its support for multiple layouts. Avada is one WordPress themes that allows you to create custom blog page layouts. There is a page dedicated to setting up posts. It supports standard and infinite pagination. The template can display the sidebar either on the left or the right of the blog post, as well as social sharing buttons/icons. Avada supports multiple post layouts and image effects. ThemeFusion’s dynamic content control feature allows users to create new layouts of the posts. You can set the length of the archive/home pages’ post excerpts, disable/enable thumbnails, disable/enable post meta information, and completely disable archive pages.

Fusion Builder

Avada’s developers have designed the Fusion Page builder from scratch. Fusion Builder integrates with Avada’s theme. It is a drag and drop builder. This page builder is the best available for WordPress CMS. Fusion Builder supports custom layouts and it ships with 58+ elements. You can add elements to your page using shortcodes, or drag and drop elements to empty sections on the page. When using the WordPress editor, Avada allows its users to generate and use shortcodes.

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Icons and fonts

Avada supports fonts you upload and custom fonts. You can upload icons to the theme and then use them. The “Theme Options Panel” allows you to change the fonts of different elements.

Demos and pre-designed pages

The company behind the Avada WP theme has launched 60+ demos. You can choose which demos you wish to import before you start importing. You can also see the plugins required and then install them using the Avada demo importer. Avada ships with a working Contact Form 7 plugin. This plugin allows you to enable/disable captcha protection on the contact form. You can also make it display Google Map using the Avada theme’s settings/options interface.

Minification of CSS/JS files

The Avada WordPress theme minifies JavaScript and CSS files automatically to ensure that the speed of the website doesn’t get affected because of the large CSS/JS files. The template comes with a tool that merges multiple CSS files (theme-related) into one. The server will send fewer resources to visitors’ browsers if there are fewer CSS files embedded in the HTML code.

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Support and pricing

Avada allows its users to update the theme with a few clicks of a button. ThemeFusion provides six months of support for no charge to the user. Updates launched by TF are made available to all the users free of cost and the features the company introduces in Avada are based on the requirements/feedback of the user. The template from ThemeFusion is available for sale on ThemeForest.com for $60.

Is the theme slow?

Avada’s speed depends on the quality of your hosting service provider and the plugins you’ll use. These options will either add the desired feature to your site, or make the element look different. The header options let users change the font, color, and other aspects of the menu. The template can be modified with the WordPress dashboard to make the menu look exactly how you want it. The theme doesn’t slow down if there are too many options within the WordPress dashboard.

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Is Avada difficult to customize?

Avada, like other multipurpose WordPress templates, is a permanent solution to the theme choosing confusion. The template offers over 1000 options so you can customize it to your liking. The theme has many options but is simple to use.

Pros

Many features: The Avada WP theme offers more features than most of the premium WordPress templates for a cheap price tag.

Regular updates and bug-free: Avada was launched in 2012 and its current version was introduced recently. Despite the many features of this template, there are no errors.

Cons

Might frustrate some users: Although the options let users design their dream site without writing a single line of code, they can frustrate the users.

Why Avada?

One of the reasons why 500k+ users have chosen the Avada WordPress theme over other templates is the huge number of features the template provides. WordPress plugins can make or break a site. Finding the right plugin can be confusing and time-consuming. Avada makes it much easier to install third-party plugins. Avada is a free theme that allows you to create thumbnail regenerators.

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Final thoughts

Avada makes the task of designing complex WordPress websites a piece of cake by providing 100s of options. This theme is multipurpose.