*BeTheme is one the most popular WP templates. Muffin Group, the developer of this template, has sold over 215k copies of BeTheme. This template is rated 4. 82/5 and it has a great design. The developers have added many features to Be since 2014. The developers also offer several demos to their users. A WP template can become slow if it has too many features. The BeTheme is different.
In its initial years, Be’s zip installer file size was around 30 megabytes. The zip installer file for the template is currently 6 megabytes. The latest version of this template loads much faster than the earlier versions. Slider Revolution, WPBakery front/back editor and Layer Slider plugins are included in the WordPress BeTheme. The Muffin Builder plugin is also included.
- BeTheme features and review
BeTheme features and review
Be WordPress theme supports 7 header styles. You can use custom logos. You can choose to disable or enable sticky header.
BeTheme is a great theme to create and showcase portfolios. There are four portfolio layouts included in the template. With the included page builder plugins, you can create your own layout.
Creating pricing, gallery, about, our team, maintenance, blank, under construction, etc pages is a time-consuming task. These pages are not required if you use the Be WordPress template. BeTheme ships with 12+ pre-designed pages that are suitable for various types of businesses.
In addition to the pre-designed pages, Be also includes the following custom-built widgets:
- Flickr, tag cloud, Recent comments.
- Recent posts, menu, Revolution Slider.
The above widgets are suitable for blogs. Slider and Flickr widgets work well on business websites.
Layout and skin generator
BeTheme’s layout generator utility enables you to create unique layouts within a few minutes. You can also use the skin generator tool to quickly create color schemes for your website.
This template from Muffin Group allows you to set a different menu/sidebar for each page. You can have as many sidebars or menus as you like.
BeTheme is a great theme for the users who want to launch a blog or are looking for business templates with the blog feature built-in. This template is compatible with 3 different blog layouts. You can easily create a blog’s homepage using VC Composer and the Muffin builder. To increase page views and reduce bounce rates, you can place custom Muffin widgets in the sidebar.
BeTheme supports over 900 Google Fonts. You can also upload the fonts stored on your computer and use them.
Translating WordPress themes can be confusing. BeTheme simplifies the life of users by offering an integrated translator tool and po/mo files in multiple languages. You can translate themes in just a few clicks with this utility.
BeTheme has a responsive design. You can choose a different theme to display on mobile and desktop.
Compatibility with popular plugins
BeTheme works like a charm with 1000s of plugins including Contact Form 7, W3 Total Cache, Yoast, bbPress, The Event Calendar, etc.
BeTheme ships with demos of a wedding, astrology, business, personal blog, hotel, tutor, etc websites. The Be theme’s importer tool allows you to import the demo content. After the template has imported the demo, it can be edited as you wish. BeTheme’s demo installer ensures that all required plugins have been installed. You can also choose what you want the installer install, e.g. Demo images, themes options, and content are all available.
Other important features
- Parallax effect, section scrolling support.
- Mega menus, multiple grid layouts.
- Support for full-width layout.
- A child theme, WooCommerce support.
- Hundreds of vector icons.
- Category/tag page filters.
- Mobile/SEO friendly.
- Breadcrumbs, and social media icons, related posts, and more.
Pricing, updates, and Support
BeTheme costs $59 on ThemeForest.com. You can send a message to the developers or create a new post on the Muffin Group forum. In either of the two situations, the support team will reply to your question within 24 hours. Muffin Group promises lifetime updates for all buyers of its Be WP Theme. BeTheme receives regular updates. This month’s latest update was released. You can easily update any outdated items by clicking on the update button for either the plugins or template.
BeTheme is a fast loading multipurpose WordPress theme. It offers 500+ demos that you can use to launch a professional website quickly. You can choose from two page builders, one premium and two premium WordPress plugins.