Placid is free WordPress theme for your blog and magazine site. Placid comes with author and advertisement widget as well as social widget. You can place the available custom widget anywhere in the widget area. Placid is SEO friendly theme with cross browser compatible. It is translation ready, child theme compatible and light weight theme. Meta options, sidebar options as well as copyright options are the added options on the theme.

Theme Installation

Via WordPress


Adding Contents


To create post on your site, it’s easy. Follow the below listed methods.


To create page on your site, it’s easy. Follow the below listed methods.


To create categories, follow the below steps.


Placid comes with Added Custom Widget for Advertisement, Author and Social link.

You can use PT Author widget for Advertisement also and PT social for social link on the sidebars.

You have custom widgets area for the different widgets to place on your theme.

PT Author:

Add this available widget on any of the added widget area.

PT Social:

This widget is useful to show the social link on the sidebar. You can add the required social link with the help of this widget. You have Social Menu on Appearance > Menus and that menus will be displayed by this widget.  See the Social Menu below to know how to make the social menu.


If you want to put image advertisement on your sidebars, you can use Image Widget. 

Check this blog post to know how to use Image Widget for advertisement.

Social Menu

Site Title, Tagline & Logo


Background Image


This theme comes with two menu locations. Primary Menu and Social Menu

Primary Menu

Social Menu

Theme Options

In this section, you will have various options to manage the site with the available options.

Layout/Design Options

Meta Tag Options:

Sticky Sidebar Options

Copyright Text

If you need any additional support, use support forum. 

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