If there is any theme that is arguably the complete WordPress theme it is Avada by Theme Fusion, with more than 105,000 sales, it the best-selling theme on Themeforest and has become the most-trusted theme than any other theme in the WordPress industry.
The theme is a work of art and has some unusual features, many competitors only dream of; it is a theme that is developed to make a revolution in WordPress industry rather than for the plain intention of making money. Avada is a masterpiece considering the features the theme has, the theme is getting better and better with every update and now we think it is the right time for reviewing Avada
Avada Theme By Theme Fusion Reviewed
Before we get into the details about the Avada theme review, we shall know about its developers and how they came up with such an amazing theme. Theme Fusion is a small company with two key people, Luke Beck and Mohammad Harris, the work on building the theme has started on March 2012, and the theme was successfully launched in August 2012.
Avada theme is all about compatibility and features; Avada is compatible with more than 5 different applications, we will also talk about them in this review
Avada Theme has about 100+ features which are amazing, but in this review we will be discussing more about its prominent features, which are its huge selling points. With over 80,000 sales, we will also be looking at how Theme Fusion handles customer support.
Huge List of Features
- Page Layouts: The page layouts in Avada are plenty, you have up to 9 different page layouts possible. You even have options to hide individual areas of the themes on different pages.
- Multi Purpose Theme: Avada is a multi-purpose theme, whether you are using a theme for displaying your portfolio or maintaining a regular blog, the theme has all the features for any type of website you build.
- Ultra Responsive Design: The theme is not responsive, but it is ultra responsive which means it perfectly adapts to changes in screen sizes and works elegantly on all resolutions. Whether it is from short codes or just the typo everything is fully responsive.
- Theme Options Panel: This is the core of the theme, from here you can control various functions of the theme, this is the best theme options panel we have ever seen, it has many features where you can control even the smallest tweaks in the theme. It consists of the following settings header, navigation menu, styling for different parts of the website, shortcode styling, bbPress styling, Woo Commerce styling, settings for typography, and many more
- Custom Built Set Of Shortcodes: The shortcodes in this theme are amazing, some of the shortcodes are pricing tables, buttons, sliders, flip boxes, alert messages, tagline boxes, popup boxes, recent posts, dividers, counter boxes and counter circles.
- Typography: The theme comes with many font options, and you get options to change the font line height also. All the Google fonts are built-in and also you can upload custom fonts for menu and Heading.
- Sticky Header: The theme comes with sticky header built in, the main navigation of the theme sticks to the top of the screen when scrolling through the website.
- Wide And Boxed Layout: This is a feature which most theme developers skip, the theme can be switched between wide and boxed layout. Wide and boxed layout can quickly change the look of the site and make it look fresher in the long run.
- Color Styling: Colors can be changed at different parts of the website from the theme options panel, you can have almost infinite customization options and you can make your website look as unique as possible.
- Shortcodes Styling: Unlike many other themes where shortcodes look cannot be edited, Theme Fusion has created a separate section where you can customize and style the shortcodes as per your wish.
- Custom Built Widgets: The theme comes with some exclusive widgets which will make your theme standout, there are many widgets like twitter feed widget, recent posts, and tabbed widgets also.
- Mega Menu: The theme comes with mega menu built-in, you can have a full-fledged mega menu just like Mashable.
- Sliders: When you buy Avada you get a set of premium slider, they are Layer Slider, Revolution Slider, Fusion Slider and Elastic Slider.
- One Page Parallax: One-page parallax themes are becoming quite popular, with Avada you can also have your one page website. One Page Parallax is a new addition to the theme recently by Theme Fusion.
SEO And Page Speed
Though the theme is filled with options, the SEO of the theme is the rock solid which means you can have some good SEO by using Avada, the page speed of the theme is also fantastic, it has scored 97% in Gtmetrix test.
Compatibility With All Popular Plugins
Avada is compatible with many applications, and following are the few,
WPML: The theme is multilingual ready, which means you can localize your website with any language, works perfectly with all major and minor languages.
BuddyPress: This is something most theme developers do not care of, Avada is compatible with BuddyPress, which means you will have no problem running the BuddyPress plugin on your site, the theme settings perfectly sync to the BuddyPress setting without creating any problems.
Sliding Panel: The theme also features a top sliding panel which can also be widgetized.
Woo Commerce: Most of the WordPress themes are woocommerce ready and sync perfectly with Woo Commerce plugin. Theme Fusion has taken a step further and has also included Woo Commerce styling; you can even customize the display of your Woo Commerce products without touching a line of code.
bbPress: Now no need to mess up with forum softwares as the bbPress plugin is fully compatible with Avada, you can even customize the look of your forums. Not many themes are bbPress compatible; it is a great feature unique to this theme.
Gravity Forms: Gravity forms are the best forms developers in the WordPress industry; most themes are compatible with gravity forms, but there are some problems when you are dealing with some themes as they don’t have a proper look when displaying forms. Avada is fully compatible with gravity forms, and you will not face any problem as the form sync seamlessly with the theme.
Easy Digital Downloads: Easy Digital Downloads is a very popular plugin which will help you to sell digital goods online. Most themes are not compatible with Easy digital downloads and usually create problems when installed on non-compatible themes. Theme fusion has completely taken care of this issue and made the theme compatible with Easy Digital Downloads.
Reasons Why You Should Consider Avada
- Updates: Theme Fusion is making the theme better and better with every update, all the updates are automated. You just need to concentrate on your work. They also provide lifetime updates; there is no license renewal.
- Support: The support for the theme provided by Theme Fusion is extraordinary, the support for the template is provided through forums. the users can also request new features to the theme developers via the support forum.
- Over 80,000 Customers: The theme has been trusted by 80,000 customers and had a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars on ThemeForest.
- Elite Authors: Theme Fusion is one of the most-famous authors on ThemeForest, they come under a group called elite authors, who are the top and most trusted developers on ThemeForest.
- Photoshop Files: Theme Fusion has included Photoshop files in the theme package; the following files are included with the theme, Layered PSD, PHP Files, CSS Files, JS Files.
Winding it Up:
There are very few themes on the market that are as completely built as Avada; the theme is extraordinary in every way. It is easily customizable and has features that are available only on very few themes.
Theme Fusion is an elite author on ThemeForest, and already there are 80,000+ satisfied customers using Avada, your website will receive lifetime updates and lifetime support that is guaranteed. And the best part is that you are also getting Photoshop files with the theme, you can also customize the theme as you have the Photoshop files.
The support by Theme Fusion is also top rated. Overall Avada is a complete package; you can get everything in one WordPress theme, whether you want to maintain a forum, sell digital goods or run an eCommerce business, Avada is the perfect theme, it gets the job done perfectly. We can assure you that there is no other theme, is as complete and modern as Avada, and with every growing customer it is the and complete WordPress theme we have ever seen.