Swift is one of the most popular selling WordPress theme. It is light weight and as the name suggests, it is also one of the fast loading WordPress theme built ever. This theme is easily and highly customizable without having to write a single line of code. Also this theme is 100% responsive, so responsiveness + speed makes it extraordinary theme.
Swift theme is planned with focus on speed thus reducing bounce rate of website. It scores 90+ on Google page speed & 97+ on GT Metric performance report.
This theme is built with complete SEO in mind. Each and every important content comes first in the document. This theme makes efficient use of heading tags that have importance in search engine optimisation. Swift displays posts in list format on archives to avoid duplication problem of content. This theme is highly customizable and it lets you customize every minute detail of your site without touching the code, let it be your site width, layouts, colors or fonts. It provides you with 3 main custom layouts namely Fluid, Hybrid, and Fixed. Practically, there are infinite layouts possible with it.
Other important features of this theme are- excellent use of typography, beautiful combo of color schemes, easy import/export of theme settings between sites, plenty of widgets, several important page templates and much more. In this theme woocommerce is supported by thinking out of the box, it provides you with a custom template specially to execute woocommerce in your site that too with a sidebar for your shop page. This theme is compatible with popular page builder plugin called SiteOrigin page builder and help you obtain any column layout easily by dragging and dropping supported elements. Now from this year Swift also provides you with an excellent Swift Folio pre-built PageBuilder layout at $9 using which you get ready layout for pages.
It happens that social media buttons slow down your site but they are necessary as well, so this theme provides built in non blocking SM buttons to resolve this speed problem. It provides shortcodes for generating slider, buttons, info boxes, toggle content, tabbed content, icons, list styles, contact form, etc.
Swift has been a pioneer in introducing various features like-
- Google font integration.
- Delayed loading of Gravatars.
- Option to add page specific CSS.
- Use of built-in WordPress functions to build thumbnails which was first dependent on timthumb which was a hectic job.
Few quotes for this theme from customers:
Jarl Kubat says,
Sabina Lohr says,
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