Avada Theme Review

Avada WordPress theme is  #1 Selling Theme on ThemeForest for a long time. It’s developed by ThemeFusion. They made about 600,000 Sales on Envato marketplace. If you are looking for the best multi-purpose theme, you can purchase it with no doubt. Here is a brief review on the Avada theme which will help to understand it’s features and power. 

 

Footer Design Option: 

You can create and customize your footer with Avada’s footer builder option which will give you the opportunity to utilize the space, to suit your branding needs, and to captivate your audience.

Custom 404 & Search options:

Avada theme gives you the ability to customize your 404 pages and search page. Adding a personal touch is a difference between the functional and effective use of your website’s static space.

Custom Single Post, Portfolio Post, & Archive Layouts

Are you bored with your conventional portfolio, archive, and single post layout? Don’t worry, Avada will give you the option to transform your conventional post layouts into dynamic & 

and stimulating designs to engage your site visitors.

Page Builder

Avada uses its own drag n drop based Avada Theme builder to make your page building process easy and simple. Besides that, it has the Fusion Theme option with 50+ panels of neatly organized options to easily control your entire site. Alongside Fusion Page Options override theme Options to Allow Control Over Every Page or Post.

 

Avada Content System

Avada’s dynamic content system elevates flexibility to a new level. You can use it in conjunction with Avada’s theme building power, and your layout, content, and designs will transcend any branding requirements you can imagine.

 

More than 70 Design Element

Avada contains more than 70 Design Elements which will surely give you complete control over all of the contents of your website.

 

With 8 Layout Section Elements

Avada now comes with 8 Layout Section Elements that give you complete structural control over the layouts for all of your single posts, portfolio posts, archives, 404 pages, search pages, and a lot more.

 

66 Pre-Built Websites

This particular theme comes with 66 pre-built websites. You won’t need any coding skills for it and you can design and launch your very own website much faster.

 

Make your eCommerce site with Avada

Avada is fully compatible with WooCommerce which allows you to build your eCommerce or online shopping site easily. 

 

Included Premium Plugins with Avada

You will get 6 Premium Plugins that are included with this theme.

These are value-added plugins that will enhance the reach of your website.

 

  1. Fusion Builder
  2. Layer Slider
  3. Revolution Slider
  4. Advanced Custom Fields Pro
  5. Fusion White Label Branding
  6. Convert plus

 

Popular Plugin Design Integration

Here is the list

  • WPML(WordPress Multi-Lingual) plugin ready
  • Polyang compatible
  • WooCommerce compatibility with full design integration
  • Contact Form 7 compatibility with full design integration
  • Gravity Forms compatible with full design integration
  • The Events Calendar compatible with full design integration
  • bbPress compatible with full design integration
  • Continued collaboration with each team to ensure compatibility

 

Included Custom Page Templates with the theme

 

  • Built-In 404 Page template included.
  • Coming Soon or Maintenance Mode page templates.
  • FAQ page template
  • Sidebar Left or Right using Default Page
  • Portfolio 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Columns with auto or cropped image sizes
  • Advanced page/post options to customize each page/post
  • Side Navigation page template
  • Contact page template

 

Color & Styling Options

You can change the color of the whole theme as per your requirement. Its color scheme and styling option give you the ability to change your theme’s color from light to dark with only one click. It’s extremely detailed options allows you to control the colors of and across the theme.it has a short code styling theme option which allows you to style your short codes really easily.it also contains unlimited Color Options and the Skins with the Backend Color Picker. You can change every single element real easily. You can also choose from 8 pre-defined color skins, or you can simply create your own. The color pickers are integrated with color and opacity sliders so that you can pick colors easily. 

Language & Translations:

The theme includes more than 30 languages including French(Français), German(Deutsch), Español(España), Italian, Dutch(Nederlands), Czech(Cestina), Polish(Polski), Turkis(Türkçe), Portuguese(Brazilian), Portuguese(European), Chinese(Taiwan), Russian(Pyccknn), Swedish(Svenska), Catalan(Català), Norwegian(Bokmal), And several more all controlled through a public repository on Github!. It also supports WPML plugin integration.

 

Features at a glance

Some features of the Avada theme are listed below:

  • Fully compatible with WooCommerce(the most popular WordPress eCommerce plugin) With Extensive Design Integration
  • Fusion Mega Menu
  • Intuitive Fusion Builder
  • Multiple Premium Slider Options
  • Incredible Theme Updates That Make All The Difference
  • Advanced Fusion Page/Post Options
  • Advanced Theme Options Network
  • Amazing Demo Avada Demos
  • Excellent 5-Star Customer Support that is On-Going
  • Popular Plugin Design Integration
  • Unlimited Color & Styling Options
  • Advanced Portfolio Layout Options
  • Advanced Blog Layout Options
  • Custom Page Templates & Page Options Included
  • Advanced Responsive Image Management
  • Avada is Multi-Lingual/RTL Ready!
  • Includes 30+ languages
  • Advanced Typography Options!
  • Advanced Background Options
  • Wide & Boxed Layout Versions
  • Advanced Header Options
  • Advanced Page Title Bar
  • Advanced Footer Options
  • Form Plugin Options
  • Built-In Contact Form
  • Unlimited Single or Dual Sidebars
  • Beautifully designed Custom Widgets
  • Advanced Search Options
  • Side Navigation Page With Parent/Child Levels
  • Misc Notes

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General
Item NameAvada Theme
Theme PlatformWordPress
Theme TypeMultipurpose
Price$60
Lifetime Support6 Months Free + Next $18 / Yr
Lifetime UpdateFree
Responsive LayoutYes
Features of EnvatoYes
Happy Buyers425,000+
Features
GDPR ToolsYes
Demo ImportYes
Visual Page BuilderYes
Theme OptionsYes Fusion Theme Options ( owner is avada )
Seo OptimizedYes
Google MapsYes
Smart InstallerYes
Retina ReadyYes
WPML ReadyYes
Get LocationYes
Theme DocumentationWell Documented
Video OptionsYoutube, Vimeo and others
Parallax BackgroundYes
Video BackgroundYes
Live CustomizerYes
Social Share IconIncluded
Payment Method
Payment Method
Fonts and Translation Features
TranslationTranslatable
Google FontsYes
Custom FontsYes
Typekit fonts
Icon Font PackFontAwesome
RTL SupportYes
Post Features
Video PostYes
Audio Post
Link PostYes
Video Advertisement PluginYes
Embedded Video FormFlickr,Vimeo,Youtube,Dailymotion,SoundCloud,Hulu
Page Features
ShortcodeYes
WidgetsBuilt-in Widgets
Page BuilderFusion Builder
Page optionsFusion Page Builder
Drag-n-DropSupported
Compatibility
Browser compatibilityIE9, IE10, IE11, Firefox, Safari, Opera, Chrome, Edge
WordPress
bbPress, bbPress 2.5.x, bbPress 2.4.x,
BudyPressBuddyPress 2.5.x, BuddyPress 2.4.x,
WooCommerce, WooCommerce 3.3.x, WooCommerce 3.2.x, WooCommerce 3.1.x, WooCommerce 3.0.x
Gravity FormYes
Bootstrap
PHP
USER EXPERIENCE
Total ratings
User rating4.8
LearnabilityGood
Design
Retina ReadyYes
Gradient SupportYes
Color PickerUnlimited
Documentation
DifficultyBeginner
Explanations
Explicit screenshotYes
Search OptionYes
Video tutorialsYes
Extra DocumentationYes
Premium Plugin
PluginsWooCommerce, The events Calender, bbPress, Contact Form 7, Gravity Form
Plugins ValueFree Plugins

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  • Clean, Modern Design
  • Unlimited Sidebars
  • Page templates: full width, boxed, with left sidebar, with right sidebar
  • Unlimited colors
  • Full Background & Custom Page Header Option

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Avada Theme Examples

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Avada Speed Test Report
4 July 2018
Page Speed Insights

#Desktop

Data from the Chrome User Experience Report indicates this page’s median FCP (1.3s) and DCL (1.7s) ranks it in the middle third of all pages. This page has a medium level of optimization because some of its resources are render-blocking. Learn more.

The distribution of this page’s FCP and DCL events, categorized as Fast (fastest third), Average (middle third), and Slow (bottom third).

Page Stats

PSI estimates this page requires 6 render-blocking round trips and ~66 resources (1.9MB) to load. The median page requires 4 render-blocking round trips and ~89 resources (1.3MB) to load. Fewer round trips and bytes results in faster pages.

#Mobile

Data from the Chrome User Experience Report indicates this page’s median FCP (1.7s) and DCL (2.4s) ranks it in the middle third of all pages. This page has a low level of optimization because most of its resources are render-blocking. Learn more.

The distribution of this page’s FCP and DCL events, categorized as Fast (fastest third), Average (middle third), and Slow (bottom third).

Page Stats

PSI estimates this page requires 6 render-blocking round trips and ~65 resources (2.2MB) to load. The median page requires 4 render-blocking round trips and ~75 resources (1MB) to load. Fewer round trips and bytes results in faster pages.

Test Link:
https://developers.google.com/speed/pagespeed/insights/?url=https%3A%2F%2Favada.theme-fusion.com%2Finformation-technology%2F&tab=desktop

https://developers.google.com/speed/pagespeed/insights/?url=https%3A%2F%2Favada.theme-fusion.com%2Finformation-technology%2F&tab=mobile


GTMatrix

Report generated: Tue, Jul 3, 2018, 11:40 PM -0700

Test Server Region: Vancouver, Canada

Using: Chrome (Desktop) 62.0.3202.94, Page Speed 1.15-gt1, YSlow 3.1.8

Test Link:
https://gtmetrix.com/reports/avada.theme-fusion.com/ek5XIUJA

Web page test

 

 

 

Test link:
https://www.webpagetest.org/result/180704_V4_3e11578f2d9767412b1631873e351ea4/

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