Custom Fonts

You can change “Site Title Font”, “Post Title Font” and “Base Font”. You can change font weight in Site Title Font and Post Title Font.

Read more about custom fonts feature.

Social Icons

You can add your social links using Menu Widget in Sidebar or Front Page Widget Area.

Read more about Social Icons feature.

Logo Upload

You can upload logo in customizer screen under “Site Identity” Section. There are two logo mode you can use, Icon and Title. Select “Title” if you want to replace Site Title and Tagline using logo.


Penny have 3 layout options. Right Sidebar, Left Sidebar, and Full Width. You can change it via customizer page. You can also change layout in individual post and page in edit screen (meta box).

Custom Background

You can upload background image, configure how to display that image, and change background color.

Custom Colors

You can change link color and link hover color.

Page Templates

Penny have 1 page template “Front Page“. To understand about Page template please read Page Templates Documentation.

Front Page Template

Hero Image

To add image in front page template add it using “Featured Image” meta box. To add button simply add create a link and add class “button” in that link using “Text” editor. You can also add “primary” and “secondary” class to make the button bigger. Here’s an example HTML:

<a href="#" class="button primary">Download</a> <a href="#" class="button secondary">Live Demo</a>

Front page template have 3 widget area with maximun 1-3 column. “Front Page Widget 1”, “Front Page Widget 2”, and “Front Page Widget 3”. Empty widget area will not be displayed. If you want to display widget area in 2 column, you can leave 3rd widget empty.

Child Theme

You can download this example child theme to get started.

Penny Child Theme


For changelog and development progress please check Penny GitHub Repository.