Setting up the Homepage
Step 1: Create a new page
- The first thing you need to do is to create a new page, go to dashboard > pages > add new > name it homepage or something similar.
- Select homepage template "Home Hero (Image)" from right-bottom and click the save button, see the below screenshot.
Step 2: Add hero title & content
- Settings box should be visible, below the editor area. Fill the information including hero title & hero text.
- Tick the optin form checkbox, make sure you have MC4WP plugin installed.
- Add the featured image, which is used as the background for header area.
Step 3: Set the new page as static front page:
- Go to WordPress customizer (Dashboard > Appearance > Customize) and click on the Static Front Page tab on the left side.
- Select the "A Static page" option and select the new page you created a few minutes ago from Front Page dropdown section.
- Click the save & publish button to save the settings.