Genesis Metro Child Theme

Metro on Desktop, iPad and iPhone

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Metro Child Theme Highlights

StudioPress says:

The spacious 1152 pixel-wide frame highlights your online publishing for a wide-screen world, and the sleek social features will help to build your audience fast.

Reasons to use Metro are:

  1. mobile responsive
  2. 5 color styles
  3. 6 layout options
  4. custom background
  5. custom header
  6. custom menus
  7. featured images
  8. fixed width landing page template

The Whoosh version of Metro which can be installed using the Whoosh WordPress plugin in under 60 seconds, has the following features:

Whooshed Metro Features

  • All standard WP Whoosh security, performance, SEO and time saving features.
  • Includes Genesis Club plugin which adds more useful stuff like footer credits and trust symbols placement.
  • Styled in red with co-ordinated background images
  • Primary Menu with links to category archives, key pages and today’s date
  • Secondary Menu with links to contact, FAQ and Newsletter signup page
  • Search widget in the header
  • Featured post widget in Home Top area
  • Featured post widget in Home Middle Left area
  • Featured post widget in Home Middle Right area
  • Featured post widget in Home Bottom area
  • Sidebar with text widget, Facebook LikeBox, Recent Tweets, Recent Comments and Subscribe To Blog by Email or RSS
  • Category, tag and Recent Posts widgets in the Footer
  • Sharing icons at the foot of each post using JetPack
  • A number of dummy pages and posts to help you get started.
  • Advert at the end of each post

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About Liz

Liz is a WordPress trainer and web developer. She is the co-developer of WP Whoosh.


  1. Hi Liz

    I am considering Metro for one of my websites but the main colour of the site is black with some red. Is it possible to change the whole website to black background with light grey text. Also I would change the menu to red and grey, maybe.


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