Updated for Joomla 1.7, Abrax provides plenty of features in a package that most people should have no trouble learning how to use. It’s packed with interesting offerings. It even has a built in theme for the iPod and iPhone, so you can be sure you’re giving your visitors the best experience possible if they come to see your site on their mobile devices. This template is easy enough for non-professional designers to use, but it has the types of features and flexibility built into it that will take a professional to truly appreciate.
This is a four-column design, so there are plenty of ways that you can use this template to exploit the potential of the page. The template gives you plenty of options for deciding how you’re going to go about doing it, as well. For example, a built in style allows you to include a testimonials slider if you want to give your products or services some good work of mouth. The template is also provided with a blog page. The blog page is a K2 design, so it will be easy to control and classy looking.
This template comes with a 960 grid system. This includes 12 columns and 6 rows. There are other features, such as a Twitter module and a newsletter module, that you can use to make sure that this space is effectively exploited. The template has support for Google fonts. From a typographical standpoint, you should be able to get any look you want out of the template and ensure that your readers have an easy time consuming your content.
This template is definitely within the realm of professional options. Abrax is designed in a way that a professional designer could likely use it as the basis for many different sites, meaning that this template has a lot to offer and that it would be a great design tool to have available. There are some features that might be a bit too complex for amateurs, but anyone familiar with the Joomla platform should be able to figure them out. If you’re using the old version of Abrax, the new version for Joomla 1.7 has some nice features that you’ll be glad to see but maintains the same feel and functionality as the old design. The original PSD is included with the template, so you’ll be able to make changes at whatever level you find necessary to make the template into what you need it to be.