Breek v3.6.6 - Minimal Lightweight Masonry Theme for WordPress

Breekis a very modern site focused on fast and vibrant colors. This theme is perfect for any kind of blog, especially personal, resource, freebie and biography blogs.It's really light and this fast theme was created using various strategies to get high Google rankings, as well as code quality and SEO considerations. It's easy to use and personalize.To make management easier, it comes with 11 custom widgets and a powerful theme settings panel. Breek is multilingual and supports AMP and RTL.It supports Turkish, French, Portuguese, Spanish and English.

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Features: Breek – Minimal Lightweight Masonry Theme for WordPress

  • Tested up to WP 5.7.
  • The design is very light and modern.
  • Lightweight and highly optimized (only 1.5mb size).
  • Supports AMP (transition mode) to view AMP Single Post and AMP Home.
  • Update frequently.
  • Ready for translation (including English, Turkish, French, Portuguese and Spanish).
  • The code has been optimized and minified.
  • ACF Pro is included in the package (save $ 29).
  • RTL was added (thanks for the feedback).
  • Open graphs are supported.
  • Precompiled with Prepos 6 and built with SCSS (Windows and Mac compatible).
  • A section dedicated to ads (below the header, before and after publishing content, custom ads are placed anywhere).
  • Between the grid columns, there is an advertising space.
  • Icon-based menus are supported.
  • Placements have a sticky sidebar.
  • Lists that load slowly (homepage, archives, categories, etc.).
  • For post material, use lazy loading.
  • For embeds (iframes like Youtube/Vimeo/Soundcloud), use lazy loading.
  • Category clusters are now available.
  • Updates can now be made with a single click.
  • HTML5 and CSS3 are supported.
  • 3 positions for a single position
  • Fullwidth: a cover for photographs with a lot of pixels.
  • The pictures in the article are standard.
  • Full width No sidebar.
  • no sidebar (classic)
  • There is no sidebar style for posts and pages.
  • custom tab page
  • Pages dedicated to specific authors
  • 404 page with your own design
  • Widget with information about myself.
  • Tag cloud widgets that you can customize.
  • Gallery customization.
  • A section dedicated to advertising.
  • Disqus and Facebook are supported.
  • Fully fit.
  • Video assistance (Vimeo, Youtube, etc.).
  • Get ready for a Retina display.
  • Icons created with Font Awesome.
  • It is compatible with Android, iPad and iPhone.
  • Documentation is also provided.
  • Simple and elegant design.
  • Program is fine.
  • Options menu.

Changelog: Breek – Minimal Lightweight Masonry Theme for WordPress

 v3.6.5 - 25 March 2021
    - Fixed: Incorrect Sticky header color.
    - Fixed: Footer titles color not working.
    - Fixed: Footer widget border color not working.
    - Fixed: Share Post on Linkedin always display homepage instead of Post url.
    - Improved: Masonry Layout calculation (sometimes the layout is not correct).
    - Improved: AMP validation
    - Improved: Tested up to WP 5.7
    - Improved: Now views counter uses ajax, this will improve the counting for heavy cache plugins.
    - Improved: Sticky posts will no longer appear on widgets, this will prevent incorrect amount of posts.
    - Added: Canonical urls (prev/next) for custom homepage.
    - Added: New filter "last X days" for Recent post widget.
    - Added: "Order by" filter to Posts by Category widget.

 v3.6.1 - 18 December 2020
    - Fixed: Shortcodes Generator not working on WP 5.6
    - Fixed: Pagination not working properly on AMP pages with Classic Post Style (page nº 2 and greater was not redirected properly if custom home is being used), this issue is only related to AMP plugin v2.0 and greater.
    - Fixed: Minor warning from PHP on breek functions plugin.
    - Fixed: some AMP warnings for AMP v2.0 and greater.
    - Improved: Javascript compability for future releases (WP 5.7) of jQuery
    - Added: "Leave a comment" button on AMP posts.

 v3.6.0 - 14 November 2020
    - Fixed: Twitter widget not working.
    - Fixed: AMP post with background layout (grid posts) not visible on AMP pages.
    - Fixed: Banner below header not working on Customizer.
    - Fixed: * Some fields listed on Theme Options do not appear on Customizer.
    - Fixed: Incorrect alignment on Unordered list (back-end).
    - Improved: AMP validations.
    - Improved: * Updated Theme Options Framework, now search options will work as expected.
    - Improved: * Now all options inside customizer has the same order from the Theme Options section.
    - Improved: Now shortcodes works inside EP Tabs container.
    - Improved: Color validation from styling section (prevent some PHP errors).
    - Improved: Primary colors can't be transparent anymore.
    - Added: HTML 5 validation for email field on comments section.
    - Added: New option to disable background on pages (default template).
    - Added: Rel "nofollow noopener" to all social/share external links.
    - Added: New styling section "author box" (this section is global for single post and author archives page).

 v3.5.7 - 16 September 2020
    - Fixed: Now when global date is disabled, is fully removed from source (so it will not appear on Google Results).
    - Fixed: Font icons not loaded if "theme optimization" is OFF and font icons method is "head".
    - Fixed: Safari incorrect styles when Disqus is selected as main comment method.
    - Fixed: Sidebar warning when dynamic data is not created properly on old installations/migrations.
    - Fixed: Header height overlap when entering in Fullscreen mode events, for example: Youtube.
    - Improved: Background Style post (grid home) now will check if there is any featured image.
    - Improved: Now menu with children and  "open in new window" attribute, will open a new window as expected.
    - Improved: How SCSS files are generated (developer friendly).
    - Improved: Caption on Gutenberg Galleries is not a selectable element anymore.
    - Improved: How lightbox is applied to Gutenberg Galleries.
    - Improved: Now Gutenberg Galleries and Single Gutenberg image will display caption on Lightbox.
    - Improved: Latest tweets widget, now the amount of tweets is more accurated.
    - Improved: Gravatar cache policies warning.
    - Improved: Now if Lazy load is enabled, it will be applied to Gravatar (comments section).
    - Improved: Update Notification layout for WP 5.5
    - Removed: Prefetch CSS method (preload will be used as fallback).
    - Added: New option to exclude replies on Latest Tweets widget.
    - Added: Tiktok and Patreon social profiles.

 v3.5.5 - 4 August 2020
    - Fixed: Featured image not listed on wp-admin -> all posts.
    - Fixed: Lazy Embeds (iframes) are marked as insecure on Microsoft Edge browser.
    - Fixed: Mobile font size is applied to desktop when assigned.
    - Fixed: Warning from color helper on some server hostings.
    - Fixed: When title max length is assigned, sometimes missing character appears on Japanese language.
    - Fixed: RTL styles not working on AMP pages.
    - Fixed: Disqus console error if comments are not open.
    - Improved: * PHP Error when the theme is changed and Breek functions plugin is still active. Now the plugin will do a validation to check if Breek is installed.
    - Improved: If max title length is assigned and the title is less than the limit, the "..." (dots) will not appear if not needed.
    - Improved: * Now licenses can be reactivated on reinstallations.
    - Improved: If no menu is assigned to header, the mobile icon will not appear.
    - Added: Update notification for Core plugin, some customers do not see the update button, this will ensure all is up to date.
    - Added: German Language, special thanks to Veyd
    - Added: Random Filter to Posts Carousel.

 v3.5.2 - 20 June 2020
    - Fixed: Repeated avatar on comments section.
    - Fixed: Carousel not displayed on Safari browsers.
    - Fixed: Gallery Lightbox not working automatically from version 3.5.
    - Improved: Additional Passive listener changes to improve scroll performance on mobile devices.
    - Improved: Now Prefetch CSS method will use a fallback for old or incompatible browsers.
    - Added: New option on Optimization -> adv settings, now low priority CSS can use Prefetch, Preload or Standard methods.

 v3.5.1 - 17 June 2020
    - Fixed: Posts Carousel not loading if all posts are standard or video.

 v3.5.1 - 17 June 2020
    - Fixed: Posts Carousel not loading if all posts are standard or video.

v3.5.0 - 16 June 2020
    Summary: Core Web Vital (CWB) improvements.
    TTI: Time to interactive.
    LCP: Largest Contentful Paint
    CSL: Cumulative Layout Shift

    - Fixed: Correct Avatar not displayed properly on comments section.
    - Fixed: Duplicated custom CSS from theme options.
    - Fixed: Category cluster exclude filter not working.
    - Fixed: Mobile footer sidebar incorrect width on tablet devices.
    - Fixed: Low contrast color on Gallery Captions.
    - Fixed: Border radius issue for Cover Block elements on IOS devices.
    - Fixed: Border radius issue on articles list on Safari browser.
    - Improved: Sanitization color for theme options.
    - Improved: Several changes to improve LCP on Articles list.
    - Improved: Several changes to improve LCP on Single Post Content.
    - Improved: Image size for bgstyle articles.
    - Improved: Now secondary CSS files, will be loaded with Prefetch instead of Preload to reduce the priority of not critical CSS files.
    - Improved: Custom Scripts on Footer are fully removed in AMP pages to prevent JS errors (New AMP custom code will replace this functionality).
    - Improved: Now fonts icons are loaded in 2 separated files, to reduce the load of other critical CSS.
    - Improved: Content effects was fully removed on mobile devices, this will reduce TTI.
    - Improved: Now Slider scripts will be loaded only if needed on every page.
    - Improved: Now Code Prettify (prism) will be loaded only if needed on every page.
    - Improved: Pasive listener warning for CWB.
    - Improved: Now functions/sidebars.php, post-formats.php and theme-functions.php can be used inside the child theme, to override any function of these files.
    - Added: New optimization section (advanced settings).
    - Added: New option to disable animation on Homepage and Archives (tag, categories, author), this could reduce the TTI from CWB.
    - Added: New option to disable animation on single post (by default it always OFF), this will greatly improve the CLS and TTI from CWB.
    - Added: New option to select theme font icons method (standard, javascript or in footer), this will improve TTI and reduce a little the LCP from CWB.
    - Added: New option to add a delay to the font icons load (only available for Javascript method).
    - Added: New optimization option, now Async scripts can be removed automatically from the source code.
    - Added: New option to change mobile body font size, and mobile single post font size.
    - Added: Autofocus to search lightbox.
    - Added: Custom Code for AMP pages, this will allow add Analytics codes and others.
    - Added: Custom Social Icon for User Profiles, this will allow to create social buttons (like Pinterest or Instagram). This change will affect About Me widget and Author box (below single post).
    - Added: Rel noopener and nofollow to About Widget and Author box.
    - Added: Rel noopener and nofollow to Subscribe button and some other external links.
    - Added: Russian Translation, special thanks to rugas334
    - Added: Italian Translation, special thanks to destinpower