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Tachyon: Recreating the Demo - Sidebar

Your Guide to Recreating Elements of the Tachyon Theme for WordPress

Sidebar Section

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Gantry Menu

Here is the widget breakdown for the Sidebar section:

  • Text
  • RokNewsPager
  • Gantry Menu


This section of the page is a standard text widget. You will need to enter the following in the main text field.

<a href="#">Check out our Blog.</a> We???ve recently added some new features that we???d like to tell you about!

Here is a breakdown of options changes you will want to make to match the demo.

  • Enter Site Updates in the Title field.
  • Switch the Notice Box Variation option to Notice Box 4.
  • Leaving everything else at its default setting, select Save.


This area of the demo is a RokNewsPager widget. RokNewsPager is no longer supported by RocketTheme. Many of its features and functionality have been integrated into RokSprocket.

Gantry Menu

The Gantry Menu widget should be set to match your site's main menu as it serves as the primary menu widget for the entire site. You can customize this menu by navigating to Administration -> Appearance -> Menus and creating or modifying your selected menu there.

Here is a breakdown of the widget options for this menu widget. Any options not present in this breakdown are left at default and should not be adjusted.

Option Setting
Title Main Menu
Menu Main Menu
Menu Theme Split-Menu
Limit Levels Yes
Start Level 0
End Level 0
Show All Children Yes
Show Empty Menu No
Maximum Depth 10
Menu Classes
Load CSS No
Enable JavaScript Yes
Menu Opacity 1
Menu Effect Slide and Fade
Hide Delay 500
Menu Animation Circ.easeOut
Menu Duration 300
Enable Pill No
Pill Animation Quad.easeOut
Pill Duration 200
Centered Dropdowns No
Level 2 X Offset -10
Level 2 Y Offset -11
Submenus X 0
Submenus Y 0
Enable Active ID No
Box Variation Box 6
Title Variation Title 3
Other Variations No Hover

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