Acabado Changelog

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Version 1.3.2

  • Fixed bug in mobile menu close button.
  • Fixed bug in notifications fetcher.
  • Added option to use SEOPress XML sitemap or Acabado’s own.
  • Added HTML sitemap in addition to default XML sitemap. HTML sitemap can be found at [your_domain].com/sitemap
  • Added 4-column widget option for footer with default content.
  • Changed name of full-width template to full-content-width.
  • Added real full-width template (all the way to edges of screen) in addition to full-content-width.

Version 1.3.1

  • Added external link icon for external links in sidebar ad area.
  • Fixed anti-bounce not firing.
  • Updated Online Tutorial content in admin.

Version 1.3.0

  • Moved ACF implementation outside the license check.
  • Updated Acabado Theme Manager to improve update checks.
  • Updated Advanced Custom Fields to 5.12.2
  • Added “Check for Updates” button on Acabado Theme Manager to check for latest Acabado version (otherwise every 2 hours).

Version 1.2.9

  • Disabled native WordPress sitemap and added Acabado sitemap to robots.txt.
  • Detect if an SEO plugin is active and add option to disable Acabado sitemap and robots.txt.
  • Optimized loading of hero image on home page.
  • Added mobile hero option.
  • Added Income School notifications.
  • Updated Advanced Custom Fields.
  • Optimized javascript loading.
  • Fixed bug that prevented related posts from being set in post editor.
  • Cleaned up and updated schema markup.
  • Updated Theme Manager to only check for updates every 2 hours.
  • Added system fonts option which includes the various common font options that most folks should have.
  • Added passive event listener to navigation.js

Version 1.2.8

  • Fixed bug that prevented sidebar from displaying on some sites
  • Fixed stop sign image for anti-bounce message (only affects sites using child theme).
  • Updated anti-bounce header line height.

Version 1.2.7

  • ACF compatibility issues impacting plugins such as Amalinks Pro resolved
  • Demo content updated so that One Click Demo Importer works as it should
  • Category meta added to the theme.  This enables analytics, specifically in Ezoic, to track metrics by category
  • Fonts pre-loading to improve CWV metrics
  • Improvements made to loading to improve CWV metrics (more to come soon)

Version 1.2.6

  • For issues updating to this version, please do a clean Acabado install following the steps in this tutorial.  Then, remove the old version following the steps in this tutorial.  This will not change your Acabado settings.
  • Updated all references with static reference to theme path to use get_template_directory_uri().
  • Removed child-theme.css since no longer used.
  • Added WooCommerce specific styles and support, include the ability to manage colors within the Acabado Settings.
  • To fix the Cumulative Layout Shift (CLS), added minimum heights to entry-meta div and menu container.
  • Fixed issue with mobile homepage banner display.
  • Updated how media attachments display for search engines.

Version 1.2.5

  • Bug fixes
  • Improvements to how color styles load to speed up page loading

Version 1.2.4

Bug fixes from version 1.2.3

Version 1.2.3

  • Improved contrast in default colors to make sites more accessible
  • Bug fixes to improve stability
  • Option to add a separate hero image for mobile devices
  • Option to no-index media files and category pages
  • Clearer differentiation between H2, H3, and H4 tags
  • More distinctive bolding
  • Fixes to color settings
  • Ability to select whether posts show the date an article was published, or when it was last updated
  • Users can now click anywhere on a hero image, not just the button
  • Improvements to LCP and CLS to help Acabado sites load faster and perform better according to Google Core Web Vitals
  • Search function for selecting posts and categories to display at the bottom of posts in the “Related Posts” section
  • Added styles for Tablepress

Version 1.2.2

  • Checkbox added to enable jQuery
  • Google Analytics 4.0 tagging
  • Bug fix for bold and italic tags in post excerpts on the homepage
  • Internal search pages automatically noindexed
  • Full-width functionality for pagebuilders
  • Recent Posts section updated to allow authors to select any posts they want to display.  The header of this section can be changed as well.
  • Featured image and about image quality improved for crisper images
  • Button and title text can now be customized
  • Checkbox to enable or disable external link icon
  • Support for multiple hidden pins in a single blog post
  • Menu no longer closes as soon as you start scrolling down on mobile
  • Galleries formatting fixed
  • Search icon fixes so it displays properly
  • Button can now be removed on hero images if you just want to display a photo

Version 1.2.1

  • Bug fixes from version 1.2.0

Version 1.2.0

  • All links that point to External links will show an external link icon with the appropriate alt text.
  • Search form is now accessible
  • Optional Homepage heading that shows as an H1 heading.
  • Made the View Post buttons so that it’ll tell screen readers what post it’s linking to.

Version 1.1.9

  • Home page Bold and Italic text
  • Sidebar, footer and snippets auto displayed bold fixed
  • Top Error, Item does not support reviews, Missing field “ratingValue” 
  • Error not allowing users to update to most recent versions of Acabado

Version 1.1.8

Facebook share button correctly generates a post linking to the article

Version 1.1.7

  • Adding support for custom excerpts
  • Allowing jQuery for Cornerstone plugin compatibility
  • Removing async and defer loading of scripts for Cornerstone and Divi Builder compatibility
  • Using JSON for all schema markup
  • Added custom field to allow users to turn off schema builder
  • Added a 2nd level to UI in primary nav menu
  • No longer automatically closing menu when browser window size is changed
  • Suppressing pages/posts from XML sitemap if specified to not index
  • Fixed overlapping share buttons on review pages on smartphones
  • Allowing tags in header and footer
  • Updated ACF Pro plugin to 5.8.8
  • Added LinkedIn and Print share options to posts along with customization options
  • Displaying error message if ZipArchive PHP utility is not found when updating theme
  • Changed height restrictions on logo to be at least 120 pixels

Version 1.1.6

Bug fix related to excerpts on blog pages

Version 1.1.5

Bug fix in the footer.php file

Version 1.1.4

  • Licensing update

Version 1.1.3

  • Bug fix for getting excerpts outside the main query loop

Version 1.1.2

  • Bug fix related to excerpts on blog pages

Version 1.1.1

  • Bug fix related to Gutenberg blocks

Version 1.1.0

  • Schema options added for Author and Organization
  • Customize the URL for special post types (recipes, product reviews, book reviews, etc.)

Version 1.0.9

  • Added ability to add custom post types to homepage blog roll
  • Added sidebar widget functionality
  • Fixed errors in structured data
  • Added where XML sitemap is located in admin
  • Suppressed all article dates in search results
  • Added ability to change homepage hero text color
  • Moved all custom color settings to Acabado Settings -> Colors in admin
  • Added Google Font support and plugin recommendation
  • Fixed compile error in Acabado Theme Manager
  • Added ability to have primary menu expanded by default
  • Allowed color customization of horizontal divider bars and text
  • Added Lazy Load for Videos plugin recommendation for embedded YouTube and Vimeo videos
  • Added jQuery library when the following plugins are active: Jetpack, Ninja Popups, ConvertPlus.
  • Allowed ability to remove the entry meta text at the top of an article
  • Fixed layout bug with Gutenberg image galleries
  • Fixed Gutenberg table bug


  • Fixed bugs related to the hamburger menu on mobile