Note: Before we get started, be sure that you have installed/activated the ThemeStockyard Essentials plugin (instructions here)
If you're short on time, you can skip these instructions, and simply copy the contents of this file. The following instructions provide a more thorough walk-through...
Like many pages within the Matador Demo, the "Home - Alternative 2" page relies on shortcodes. To get started with mimicking the look of that page, look for the "TS Shortcodes" button when editing your homepage. It looks like this:
...and will be situated with the other buttons in the text editor. (Let me know if that button is not appearing for you.)
The first row of the "Home - Alternative 2" page is created with the "Blog Banner" shortcode. To get started, edit your homepage and follow these instructions:
Next, we scrolled down beneath the text editor and chose the following settings under "General Settings":