How To Install and Setup Fastify Blogger Template

How To Install and Setup Fastify Blogger Template
 
Fastify is a powerful blogger template when it comes to making money from adsense, since it comes with several strategic areas to add your ads. And of course, Fastify is fully optimized to load faster, which is great for increasing the visibility of your site in search engines. In addition, Fastify comes with several custom widgets and is also fully customizable so you can leave it with the face of your business.

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Setup Fastify

Check out below, all steps to setup this template.

Mobile Menu

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Edit Icon > in the Mobile Menu gadget.

Layout Example:


Mobile Menu DropDown Options:

Normal Link Ex: Features
Sub Link Level 1 Ex: _Level 1 "Before the Title add 1 underscore"
Sub Link Level 2 Ex: __Level 2 "Before the Title add 2 underscore"

ALERT: Level 2 Links must be between or below level 1 links.

Widget Settings:



Main Logo

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Edit Icon > in the Main Logo gadget.

Widget Settings:



Social Icons

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Edit Icon > in the Social Icons gadget.

Supported Icons: blogger, facebook, facebook-f, twitter, rss, youtube, skype, stumbleupon, tumblr, vk, stack-overflow, github, linkedin, dribbble, soundcloud, behance, digg, instagram, pinterest, pinterest-p, twitch, delicious, codepen, flipboard, reddit, whatsapp, messenger, snapchat, email

Widget Settings:



Main Menu

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Edit Icon > in the Main Menu gadget.

DropDown Options:

Normal Link Ex: Features
Sub Link Level 1 Ex: _Level 1 "Before the Title add 1 underscore"
Sub Link Level 2 Ex: __Level 2 "Before the Title add 2 underscore"

ALERT: Level 2 Links must be between or below level 1 links.

MegaMenu Options:

Shortcode Structure: [getMega label="Your Label" type="msimple"]
Shortcode Label: label or recent.

What are Label?


Shortcode Ex: [getMega label="Economy" type="msimple"]

Widget Settings 01:


Widget Settings 02:


Home Link Settings 02:


TO SAVE: After adding all the desired links and organizing them in the correct position, click on the Save Button.

Trending Posts

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Add a Gadget > Popular Posts in the Trending Posts section.

Widget Settings:



Main HomePage AD

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Add a Gadget > HTML/JavaScript, Image or AdSense > in the section HomePage AD.



Main Posts

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Edit Icon > in the Main Posts/Blog Posts gadget.

Widget Settings:



ADS Inside Posts on "Post Page"

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Add a Gadget > HTML/JavaScript, Image or AdSense > in the sections ADS 1 ( before content ) or ADS 2 ( after content ).

HTML/JavaScript Ex:


Move ADS 1 and ADS 2 to inside the post content:

Sortcode ADS 1: [ads id='ads1']
Sortcode ADS 2: [ads id='ads2']

Example:


IMPORTANT: The ad will only appear if you have inserted in the section, if you want to hide just remove check to not display or remove the gadget. 

Author Box

The widget receives the blogger profile informations automatically, As long as your profile is marked as public. The icons are displayed if there are links in the description.

Supported Icons: facebook, twitter, youtube, linkedin, instagram, pinterest, external-link

Blogger Settings: Go to https://www.blogger.com/edit-profile.g

Find for Additional Information > Introduction > and add your description with HTML links.

HTML Link EX: <a href="https://facebook.com">Facebook</a>


IMPORTANT: Use the default social networking links you'd like to add.

Post Layouts and Contact Form

Full Width: full-width
Left Sidebar: left-sidebar
Right Sidebar: right-sidebar
Contact Form: contact-form

Example:



Post List Widgets

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Add a Gadget > HTML/JavaScript > in the Sidebar or Footer sections.

Shortcode Structure: [getWidget results="Number of Results" label="Your Label" type="list"]

Shortcode Label:  label, recent or comments.
Shortcode Results:  You must add the desired number of results.
Shortcode Example: [getWidget results="3" label="Bitcoin" type="list"]

Widget Settings:



Facebook Page Plugin Code

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Add a Gadget > HTML/JavaScript > in the Sidebar or Footer sections.

NOTE: To add the Page Plugin, you will need to install the facebook SDK on your blog, how to install it by clicking here.

Add This Code:

<div class="fb-page" data-href="YOUR FACEBOOK PAGE URL" data-width="360" data-small-header="false" data-adapt-container-width="true" data-hide-cover="false" data-show-facepile="true"></div>

INFO: Replace "data-href" content with your facebook page address, and click save

Sidebar Widget Style

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Edit Icon > in the Sidebar gadgets.

Title ShortCode: no-style.
AdSense Widget: This is the standard design for adsense.

Widget Settings:


Widget Final Result:



Footer Menu

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Edit Icon > in the Footer Menu gadget.

Widget Settings:



Theme Options

1.1 - Facebook SDK

The Page Plugin as well as facebook comments only work if you have the Facebook SDK installed on your theme. See below for the steps to acquire and install the Facebook SDK.

Get SDK:

Step 01: Go to https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/page-plugin/ and click on Get Code button and copy the SDK Script.

Copying SDK:


SDK en_US:

<script>(function(d, s, id) {
  var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];
  if (d.getElementById(id)) return;
  js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id;
  js.src = 'https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v3.1';
  fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);
}(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));</script>

Installing SDK:

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Edit Icon > in the Advanced Options > Facebook SDK gadget.

Widget Settings:


1.2 - Full Width Version

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Edit Icon > in the Advanced Options > Full-Width Version gadget.

Options: true or false, default is false.

Widget Settings:


1.3 - Default Variables

Access your blog Layout > and click on the Edit Icon > in the Advanced Options > Default Variables gadget.

Options: monthFormat, fixedMenu, fixedSidebar, relatedPostsNum, postPerPage, followByEmailText, commentsSystem, disqusShortname.

monthFormat: default is "January", "February", "March", "April", "May", "June", "July", "August", "September", "October", "November", "December".
fixedMenu: true or false, default is true.
fixedSidebar: true or false, default is true.
relatedPostsNum: 3 or 6, default is 3.
postPerPage: Set the number of results to search for labels, should be the same as of posts on the home page, default is 7.
followByEmailText: default is Get all latest content delivered straight to your inbox.
commentsSystem: blogger, facebook, disqus or hide, default is blogger.
disqusShortname: If you add the disqus form, you will then have to add the username of your form, default is templateify-theme.

NOTE: To add the Facebook Comments, you will need to install the facebook SDK on your blog, how to install it by clicking here.

Widget Settings:



How to Customize This Theme?

Access your blog Theme > and click on the Customize button >  and find Background and Advanced options.

Available for customization: Background, Widths, Colors, Fonts Size and much more.

Example Background:


Example Advanced:



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