Salient-Review of the Multi-purpose Responsive theme (2022)

Salient, by ThemeNectar, is a well-organized theme with strong lightboxes and adaptive templates which is professionally designed to mix and combine using page builder. It is mostly suited for sites related to eCommerce, portfolio, photography, music, travels, etc.

This theme has sales over 115,000 and has a very high rating. It is compatible with plugins like Woocommerce and Contact Form 7. It has various kinds of demos which you can import and make yours by changing its contents.

Let’s go through its features.

Main Features of Salient

Salient's demo

Highly Flexible

65+ elements and 1000+ configuration options

350+ Templates

30+ Demos

Lifetime Updates

Multi-Layer Mouse Based Parallax

Social Media Integration

Huge Icon Collection

Front-end and Back-end Page Builder

Shape Dividers

Image masonries

Megamenu Built-in

Fullscreen Rows

Built-in Slider

Off-Canvas Menu

Advanced Typography Options

Customizable Portfolio

AJAX Search

Unlimited Color Options

Support Ticket System

Boxed and Wide Layouts

Multiple Header Layouts

Awesome Documentation

WooCommerce Compatible

Compatible with WPBakery Page Builder

Compatible with WPML

Translation Ready

Responsive Design

SEO Optimized

Animation effects

and more.

Pricing

The price of this theme is 60 USD with 6 months of support from Theme nectar. If you extend the support to 12 months, while purchasing the theme, it will cost you an extra $18. I recommend you to choose 12 months support plan because if you will to extend it later on, it is going to cost you $24 more.

With the purchase of Salient you will get :

  • Quality checked by Envato
  • Future updates
  • Theme hosting offer

How to install?

After you purchase and download the theme, you will get the following items in it:

  • salient.zip The actual files that you will need to upload into your WordPress setup
  • salient-child-theme.zip An installable child theme.
  • salient-user-guide.pdf Documentation files
  • Licensing (folder) Contains the general item license.

There are two ways to install this theme: i) Through dashboard ii) Through FTP

Let’s see how can we upload From Dashboard

First of all, Go to the admin dashboard. Then, follow the following steps:

  1. Go to Appearance > Themes 
  2. Click Install Themes, after that, the Upload button
  3. Locate the salient.zip file you extracted and click the Install Now button
  4. After downloading the theme, you will be greeted with a welcome tab. It will show you all of the Salient plugins that are available for installation, but only two of them is needed. The needed plugins are the Salient WPBakery Page Builder and the Salient Core. If you already have another version of the WPBakery page builder active, deactivate it first.
  5. Now, you’re ready to use this theme.

From FTP

  1. Uncompress the salient.zip file from your ThemeForest download onto your computer.
  2. Upload the extracted salient folder to /wp-content/themes/ on your server.
  3. After downloading the theme, you will be greeted with a welcome tab. It will show you all of its plugins that are available for installation, but only two of them is needed. The needed plugins are the Salient WPBakery Page Builder and the Salient Core. If you already have another version of the WPBakery page builder active, deactivate it first.
  4. Now, you’re ready to use this theme.

Conclusion

Well, This theme has amazing features and the extraordinary number of users. It is densely packed with settings, options, features, and layouts. It is affordable and its support team’s dedication is praised by many users. If you are looking for a stylish theme for your blogs, stores, or any niche-based website this theme can be a good choice for you.