Joomla Template Installation

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Thank you for purchasing our template. We are so happy that you are one of our customers. We do our best to provide a high quality template with great functionality, professional design. Before you get started, we highly encourage you to get familiar with this documentation. Getting through this documentaiton may save lots of your time and help you to avoid questions with obvious answers.

I. Key Features

  • Unique & Beautiful design
  • Fully Responsive Layout
  • Fully supports extensions from Stackideas: Easysocial 2, EasyBlog 5.1, EasyDiscuss, Komento, ConverseKit
  • Support All Joomla default Pages
  • 7 Color Themes

II. Requirements

In order to run Bold SocialPlus smoothly on your server, you need to full-fill this requirements listed below:

  • Apache 2.2+ or Microsoft IIS7
  • PHP 5.4+ (PHP 5.5+ Recommended)
  • MySQL 5.1+
  • Joomla 3.7+

Please contact your web hosting service provider to make sure that your server complies with the requirements above.

You should check php upload_max_filesize and post_max_size. The recommended values should be 64Mb or higher. Some hosting limits this value by default, you may need to contact to find more information about this. You can change this via php.ini file or .htaccess file in the root of your website:

php_value post_max_size 64M

php_value upload_max_filesize 64M

These values will ensure that you won't get any error reporting that your upload and post memory limit is too low.

III. Download package:

After purchasing template, you can download the template package to install into your site, it's a ZIP file called

Installation Guide:

1. Bold SocialPlus Template Installation

Step 1: Install Bold SocialPlus

+ Log into the Administrator Panel

+ Go to Extensions in Extensions Manager > Install

+ Use Upload Package file mode and select the package:

+ Install template package as typical Joomla extension + Click on Upload and Install button

Step 2: Assign Bold SocialPlus as default

Once done, navigate to Extensions > Templates > Administrator templates and set bold_socialplus template style as default one.

2. Extensions Installation

In order to make the template look exactly as the demo page, you need to install recommended extensions: EasySocial v2, EasyBlog v5.1, EasyDiscuss, Komento, ConverseKit. Follow this documentation page for how to install each extension above.

PLEASE NOTE! These are 3rd party commercial extensions, in case that you don't have one of these extensions installed on your site, you have to purchase it from StackIdeas first.

3. Change Favicon

A small image with dimension of 16x16 pixel image in .ico format displays in web browser next to your website's URL. You may use one of graphic software and create your own favicon and simply place it in template directory of your website:

[ROOT]/templates/bold_socialplus (your_default_template)/favicon.ico

Layout template

Here is where you can add modules in the template socialplus

Recreate Demo

Logo Site

+ Access admin panel > Extensions > Templates > select the template "bold_socialplus - Default"
+ Logo: click on 'Select' button and browse to logo image. If not use logo image, logo text will be used.

Main Menu

Main menu
  • Module Type: Menu module
  • Module Position: mainnav
  • Assigned: All Pages

Hero Module

Hero Module
  • Module Type: Custom HTML
  • Module Position: bold-hero
  • Assigned: Home Page

Custom HTML Code:

<div class="container">
    Welcome to our <b>Community!</b>
    Bold SocialPlus, The Best template for Easysocial 2!<br/>Account Preview: demo/demo
  <a href="index.php/joomla/user-form/registration" class="btn btn-primary btn-rounded">Sign Up Now !</a>

Background Image in this Hero section
+ Navigate to Admin panel -> Extensions -> Template Style -> Select the template "bold_socialplus - Default"
+ Select Tab "Advanced" and set the background image for "Hero Module" via "Hero Background" option

+ Assign this module to 'Guest' - Access Level Group only so it will not display after logging in.

Quick Login

Quick Login
  • Module Type: EasySocial Dropdown Menu
  • Module Position: header-right
  • Assigned: All Pages


  • Module Type: EasySocial Notifications
  • Module Position: header-right
  • Assigned: All Pages

Head Search

Head Search
  • Module Type: EasySocial Search
  • Module Position: header-left
  • Assigned: All Pages
  • Access: Registered

EasySocial Menu

EasySocial Menu
  • Module Type: EasySocial Menu
  • Module Position: es-dashboard-sidebar-top
  • Assigned: All Pages

Footer 1

About Us
  • Module Type: Custom HTML
  • Module Position: footer-1
  • Assigned: All Pages
Custom HTML Code:
<div class="about-us">
    Social Plus
    Social Plus is the ultimate social community, where recipes come to life. Wanna know what you will gain by joining us? Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, this is some teaser text.
  <ul class="social-list">
    <li><a href="#"><i class="fa fa-facebook" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></li>
    <li><a href="#"><i class="fa fa-twitter" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></li>
    <li><a href="#"><i class="fa fa-google-plus" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></li>
    <li><a href="#"><i class="fa fa-instagram" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></li>

Latest Comments

Latest Comments
  • Module Type: EasyBlog - Latest Comments Module
  • Module Position: footer-2
  • Assigned: All Pages

Latest Blogs

Latest Blogs
  • Module Type: EasyBlog - Latest Blogs Module
  • Module Position: footer-3
  • Assigned: All Pages

EasySocial Events

EasySocial Events
  • Module Type: EasySocial Events
  • Module Position: footer-4
  • Assigned: All Pages

Once again, thank you so much for purchasing this template. We will be glad to help you, if you have any questions about this template. We'll do our best to assist.

Haven't found answer yet?

If you have any specific request or feedback as well as suggestions, feel free to drop us a line in Bold SocialPlus template forum. We'll try to cover them all.

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