Since the release of the Salient theme in March 2013, it has generated more than 80,000 sales, making Salient one of the best-selling WordPress themes at the largest marketplace, ThemeForest. Let’s get started a complete Salient theme review, a multipurpose WordPress theme of ThemeNectar. You would like to watch a short tutorial about how to get started with the Salient theme preparing by the developing company itself.
In the ThemeForest marketplace, you will find some great, stellar and creative multipurpose premium WordPress themes. The Salient is one of them from the power elite author ThemeNectar. Since its release of March 2013, it has been updated day by day. The experience level implies that the product is really impressive. It will provide you with the tools to create almost any type of website powered by WordPress.
Design and Style:
The Salient is one of the top multipurpose WordPress themes you can get today because of its attractive design and range of features that have attracted a lot of attention since its release. It has improved its user interface day by day, therefore the theme options and control panel are now much more powerful. It is designed in a way that is not just for professionals anymore. With Salient, a beginner can work as a professional website designer.
The Salient is by far one of the most successful multipurpose WordPress themes and comes with all the features people usually expect from a premium WordPress theme, even some more than that.
Predefined Templates: From the collection of 250+ pre-made demos with professionally designed, unique layouts and content, Salient is the most versatile theme allowing you to create almost any type of site you can think. All of them available to install easily just by one click.
Performance: Salient is more than responsive, it will look incredible on any size of a screen. The theme performs out of the box and offers tools and instructions to optimize it even more. While we test the performance in GTmetrix, we got a 97% page speed of the Salient theme.
SEO Friendly: Having gone through the coding structure it has confirmed that Salient theme is SEO friendly for your WordPress site. The W3C validated code-behind, proper use of typography, and proper compatibility with SEO norms, all these features add together to achieve an exceptional score in Search Engine Optimization.
Page Builder: The Salient theme comes with Visual Composer – the most popular and top seller WordPress drag and drop page builder plugin which is easy to use as a page or layout builder.
Elements: The Salient has 525+ shortcodes and configuration options that give you complete control over individual elements used on any page or post.
eCommerce Support: The Salient theme is compatible with the most popular WordPress plugin available on the market, for example, WooCommerce, bbPress, BuddyPress, WPML, Yoast SEO and so on. It also includes a full design of an eCommerce site that looks amazing. So the option to start a store is there whenever you need it.
Theme Options: The theme options make it easy to tweak the site’s look and set up the site much easier especially for those who are not a seasoned designer or developer. Similar to any other WordPress theme Salient also came with amazing theme options to give you all the control you desire easily accessible.
Miscellaneous Features: There are many more features available to this powerful theme. Here is a quick list of some more incredible features:
- 4 Icon Packs
- Multi-Layer Mouse Based Parallax
- Masonry Image Galleries
- Built-in Mega Menu
- Fullscreen Rows
- Multiple Blog Styles
- Multiple Single Post Layouts
- Infinite Scroll option for Blog & Portfolio
- AJAX Search
- Footer Column Options
While purchasing the Salient theme you will get the most popular premium drag & drop page builder plugin Visual Composer included with it.
Documentation and Support:
The Salient theme comes with premium 6 months support with every license. Moreover, there have numerous support videos and a documentation guide available that will help you in setting up the theme from installation to customization of every single part.
We would like to give Salient overall 4.6 out of 5 according to the following criteria:
The Salient is a very polished theme. People who don’t like to write a single line of code and simultaneously want to customize every aspect of the theme, Salient would be a good choice for them.