OM Connect WordPress Theme


Welcome, OM-Connect Theme

Introducing OM-Connect – an elegant and simple theme built for the platform and standing on the shoulders of these giants:

  • Flair Starter Theme: A starter theme with Foundation 5 at its heart. Supporting many of the Foundation 5 features and styling, choose what you want to use and don’t use the rest – it’s up to you!
  • Chassis¬†WordPress Virtual Environment: Clone, vagrant up, GO! Vagrant is the lightest and most extensible way to develop locally.
  • Connect Theme by Organic Themes : Forming the styling base for the OM-Connect theme, Organic Themes have a premium version with tonnes more functionality, if you need it


OM-Connect was built for the platform, which helps get New Zealand marae sites online with the power of WordPress as the web publishing platform.

The platform requires themes to be easy to customise, offer a limited range of extensibility and be compatible with some common plugins. As is a platform built for open-sourcing, it was decided to offer this theme to the WordPress community.


  • 4 page templates : left sidebar, right sidebar, full-width and 3 column
  • Featured image support for pages / posts
  • Responsive design (@props mainly to organicthemes )
  • Theme Customiser support: colors, header fonts, background image
  • Widget areas: Blog Sidebar, Three column Sidebar, Footer Area


A vanilla installation demo is available on :

A feature version an manual is in the works.

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