I love the Essence Pro Theme. It’s a clean, minimalistic design that offers a beautiful wide theme option. Essence Pro is a child theme of the Genesis Framework for WordPress. This tutorial will show you how to install and set up the Essence Pro Theme for WordPress.
Where to Get Essence Pro
If you don’t yet have your WordPress platform and self-hosted WordPress Plan, head over to WP Engine. There, you can choose your hosting plan and get your basic WordPress platform installed in seconds.
Then, you just need to choose the Essence Pro Theme which is included in your hosting plan and then you can follow the steps in this guide to set up your website.
If you already have WordPress and just want the theme, you can pick that up at Studiopress.
The Essence Pro Theme is simplistic by design. Using the demo content, you’ll notice there is only one header menu with no drop-down choices. You can add these if you wish.
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