Genesis Authority Pro Theme Review by StudioPress – Audience Building

Genesis Authority Pro

Genesis Authority Pro Lowdown

The Genesis Authority Pro is a relatively new and trusted business theme as of October 2017, it is a fresh design developed by StudioPress’ leading designer Rafal Tomal. If you’re looking for a big theme for big ideas, then your wait is over. I use this theme for my site, it delivers, it’s easy to set up, it’s layout is gorgeous, and out of all their themes, Authority responsiveness is perfect.

Authority was designed to easily capture and demonstrate your likable expertise and grand ideas. With this theme, it’s your knowledge and experience that will be displayed clearly. This carefully-constructed work of art will intuitively give lasting trust to your visitors. 

With its many features such as WooCommerce, call-to-action message strip at the top of the page, various templates, and cleverly designed frontage it is bound to expertly accentuate your most important information and years of experience perfectly. And, deliver trust to visitors within seconds of them visiting your site. 

This trusted theme offers the scope to promote as small as you want or as big as you want…don’t take my word for it check out the Authority Pro in action!

Here it is, Authority, with all the bells and whistles to keep your business and audience interested and very happy! IT is the perfect theme to help you create a visually strong online presence for your clients. You won’t be able to resist its built-in area to capture leads, optional hero image section, a built-in section for recent content…including your latest blog posts and podcast episodes, and easily integrate promo ads. 

What Does Authority Pro Theme Offer?

The Genesis Authority Pro offers easy setup including a shop to help you avoid wasting time. It showcases your shop with clarity, offers ease and is phenomenally fast at creating shopping pages, a cart section, and other important pages. Authority blends well with a fab business look and feel, is stylish and modern, offers plenty of white space, its typography is boastful and primary colors can easily be changed within the Customizer. 

Authority is actually a child theme built on the amazing Genesis framework by StudioPress. Check out Why Genesis is the Foundation of Any Smart WordPress Design?

The frontpage demo firstly displays a fabulous hero selfie intro with the option for visitors to opt-in to your current offer…it couldn’t be more modern and welcoming. Next, you’ll be tempted to add your online celebrity status using the six hero logos, plus add further influences using the various widgets. Lastly, your visitors have the option to check out your blog or take the next step using another call-to-action. 

Authority Pro has arrived early, it's the perfect stylish Business theme ready to give your niche some zing!

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This gorgeous looking theme is a win-win-win for any business whatever niche, it will definitely give your site some zing...leaving your customers with a lasting impression. Authority is fast-loading with super flexible design, is creative and super clean; plus offers theme options, and HTML5 markup.

It is responsive on any device, offers powerful coding, compatible browser support with the most recent versions, can translate into any language you prefer, GPL license with Pro Plus, Customizer, unlimited domain usage and more. It's got style and sass!

What More is on offer?

As with all Genesis themes, you’re free to omit or even change whatever you’d like, that’s the beauty of owning Genesis! Should you not want to use some widgets then that’s up to you, should you prefer just your blogroll then that’s also okay, should you want to add a slider or social media then your free to do so, you can add extra widgets and code snippets if you feel the need –  it’s all up to you!

Want to know how easily I designed this page, then check out my review: Thrive Architect – Everything Has A Beauty But Not Everyone Sees It!

Genesis themes have the potential to be customized how you like, just follow the support guidelines. Trust me, it’s easier than you think to add and take away CSS coding in their functions.php and style.css, they designed it this way to make it easy for you.

Setting up this theme is easy, but if you need a step-by-step tutorial, then StudioPress have it all laid out in simple steps to help you get up and running in no time. Check out my Free Tutorials For Genesis Themes for more help.

Genesis Authority Pro Features Recap

​Custom Header Logo

Custom Menu

Hero Portrait

Top Banner

Hero Logo Images upto x6

Navigation Options

Featured Images

Sticky Post

Pricing Tables

Single Post

Unlimited Color Options

Layout Options x3

Schema Ready

Full Width

Accessibility Ready

WooCommerce Ready

​Developer License

Mobile Responsive

SEO Settings

​Google Fonts

​Threaded Comments

​Theme Customizer

Translation Ready

Printer Ready

Genesis Authority Pro is designed to be easily customized. You can choose any logo, menu, sub menu, link, button, background images, etc. You can utilize any and all homepage widget areas for your business needs. 

More great features include:

  • Sidebar is 300px and content area is 680px.
  • Logo is 600px by 160px.
  • Font family are Libre Baskerville, Georgia-Serif; and font size is 16px.
  • The Genesis Authority Pro offers various widgets such as: Primary Sidebar, Frontpage 1-5, Hero Section, After Entry & Footer.
  • Here are some plugin options to consider installing: Simple Social Icon, Genesis Simple Share, Genesis – eNews Extended, Genesis Simple Edits, Genesis Latest Tweets, WP Forms, Genesis Title Toggle, WooCommerce, Genesis Connect for WooCommerce, Responsive Slider.
  • There are 3 layouts which include Full-Width, Content/Sidebar, Sidebar/Content.
  • Authority offers various templates such as: Author Page, Blog Page, Contact Page, Landing Page, Category Page.

For more Genesis plugins check out Top Genesis Plugins That Provide Easy Customization’s & Extensions, and for a better blogging experience check out my Blogging Tools.

And, What Else Might You Like?

A few years ago I splurged on the StudioPress Pro-Plus All-Theme Package. That was the best decision I ever made because I now get access to every theme they’ve developed and all their new releases. It’s the best deal, especially if you like to update your theme from time to time like I do or own more than one website.

Is The Genesis Authority Pro Worth It?

Absolutely...It is an awesome theme, was professionally developed with business niches in mind, offers clever features, a distinct frontpage and a stylish WooCommerce, is distinctly modern, is easy to set up and was designed to attract a lot of visitors and attention. 

Your Next Step

Is to get your Authority theme up and running today with a one-time purchase fee, and unlimited updates and fantastic StudioPress support. It's a steal deal for Pro Plus members ie FREE to download. But, if you are new to the StudioPress community, you can buy Authority Pro including it's Genesis Framework for $129.95.


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