Stage Theme Documentation

Requirements

Please ensure that you have a HubSpot account to use this theme. If not, you can visit this link to create a HubSpot account.

Installation

You can either install your theme from HubSpot Asset Marketplace or a .zip file.

From HubSpot Asset Marketplace

If you're installing the theme from HubSpot Asset Marketplace, just click the Install for free button on theme page and then follow the instructions.

From .zip file

If you have a .zip file of your HubSpot CMS theme, please follow the steps below to install it onto your account:

  1. Login to your HubSpot account.
  2. On the top right, click the Settings icon (looks like a gear).
  3. Click Tools > Website > Themes from the left sidebar menu.
  4. You'll see the Upload Theme button at the top right corner of the screen. Click it and then choose the zip file you've got.

If you completed the steps successfully, you should see the Stage theme and its templates when you're creating a new page.

To learn more about theme installation, please visit HubSpot Reference Docs.

Templates

Stage has 9 ready-to-use page templates for you, as well as the default HubSpot system templates such as Search Results, Password Required Page, Subscription Page etc.

Home

This template has been designed to be used on the homepage of your website. It contains the following sections and modules in order:

  • Hero slider
  • Events
  • Quote
  • 3 column text
  • Call-to-action
  • 3 column text with image
  • Testimonials
  • Number counters (Module)

File location: /templates/home.html

About

When you need to provide some information about you and your team, you can use this template. It contains the following sections and modules in order:

  • Page title
  • Text with image (Module)
  • 2 Accordions (Module)
  • Team
  • 2 column text
  • Clients (Module)
  • Media boxes (Module)

File location: /templates/about.html

Gallery

You can showcase your events, portfolio etc. by creating a page with this template. It contains the following sections in order:

  • Page title
  • Gallery
  • Form with title and text

File location: /templates/gallery.html

Contact

You can use this template to create your contact page. It contains the following sections and modules in order:

  • Page title
  • Contact info
  • Map (Module)

File location: /templates/contact.html

Blog Index

This is the template for your blog. It contains the following module:

  • Blog listings (Module)

File location: /templates/blog-index.html

Blog Post

For now, HubSpot does not allow to use drag & drop features in blog post templates. So, sections and modules are embedded into the template and you can't access them via the page editor. 

File location: /templates/blog-post.html

Landing Page

This is a general landing page template to collect some information about your visitors via a form and reply a couple of frequently asked questions. It contains the following sections in order:

  • Page title
  • Quote and form
  • Questions and answers

File location: /templates/landing-page.html

Landing Page - Coming Soon

If your website is under construction, you can welcome your visitors with this template. It contains the following sections and modules in order:

  • Page title
  • Countdown timer (Module)
  • Form with title and text

File location: /templates/landing-page-coming-soon.html

Landing Page - Thank You

When visitors submit a form on your website, you can redirect them to a page which has been created with this template. It contains the following sections and modules in order:

  • Page title
  • Rich text (Native HubSpot module)
  • Button (Native HubSpot module)

File location: /templates/landing-page-thank-you.html

Sections

Stage has 17 ready-to-use sections.

1-3 column text

One fullwidth column with content and 3 more columns below it.

1-3-column-text

2 column text

2 columns of text, image and button.

2-column-text-with-button

3 column text

3 columns of texts with big capital letters/numbers above them.

3-column-text-with-capitals

3 column text with image

3 columns of text content with image.

3-column-text

Call-to-action

A fullwidth call-to-action section which includes the CTA module.

call-to-action

Contact info

Address information with a contact form.

contact-info

Events

An event list section with a title and Events module.

events

Form with title and text

A form with title and text above it.

form-with-title-and-text

Gallery

Fullwidth gallery thumbnails and lightbox images on click.

gallery

Hero slider

Fullwidth hero slider with 3 slides.

hero-slider

Page title

Page title section for placing at the top of pages.

page-title

Pricing

Pricing cards for your plans.

pricing

Questions & answers

Questions & answers (FAQ) section with accordions.

questions-answers

Quote and form

A quote module and a form next to it.

quote-and-form

Quote

A quote section with the Quote module in it.

quote

Team

A title and 3 person cards.

team

Testimonials

A section for your customer reviews.

testimonials

Modules

Stage has 29 ready-to-use modules.

Accordion

You can create questions & answers section with this module. When you click on the title, the box expands and an additional text appears.

accordion

Blog listings

You can list your blog posts in various layouts.

blog-listings

Breadcrumb

Add breadcrumb navigation to your page.

breadcrumb

Button with link

Add a button to your website.

button

Cards

Boxed cards with a custom icon, title and some text. Very handy if you're planning to add a section to inform your visitors with your services, features etc.

pricing-cards

Clients

Showcase the logos of your clients in a grid or slider.

clientsclients-style

Countdown timer

You can set an exact date or time to countdown.

countdown-timer

CTA section

Create a call-to-action section with up to 2 buttons to attract your visitors.

cta-sectioncta-section-style

Events

A sleek list for your events which includes a title, date and a button which you can redirect to any link.

events

Fancy header

If you want to use a heading a bit different from the default ones, you can use this module.

fancy-headerfancy-header-style

Hero slider

A hero slider.

hero-slider

List

A handy module to list some important features.

list

Map

Add a Google Map to your website.

mapmap-style

Media boxes

Create shiny boxes with some texts and images.

media-boxesmedia-boxes-style

Menu

Add a menu to your website.

menumenu-style

Number counters

Display some stats with counter animation.

number-counters

Portfolio

Showcase your work in plenty of layout options from Masonry to custom grids.

portfolio

Pricing cards

If you have some different tiers for your products or services, you can use this module to list their features and prices.

pricing-cards

Quote

Some sentences require special treatment. Use this module if you'd like to pop out an important sentence or quote. You can add a name at the bottom of the module, if you wish.

quote

SEO schema

Add schema.org to your website.

Single letter/number

A module for only 1 letter or number. Useful when you need to create a list of steps or options from A to F maybe.

single-letter-number

Social accounts

A module to add your popular social accounts to your site.

social-accounts

Tabs

Add tabbed content to your website. Every tab has a different content.

tabs

Team members

When you need to introduce your team members or some fellows, just use this module. You can add member cards as many as you wish.

team-members

Testimonials

It's very important to let your visitors know about your current clients' thoughts in today's world. With this module, you can insert the reviews in a modern slider.

testimonials

Text with image

A multipurpose text section with an optional image and button.

text-with-image

Vertical spacer

Just a module for adding some free vertical space when needed. You can adjust the height of the empty space.

vertical-spacer

Website footer

One module for the entire footer.

website-footer

Website header

One module for the entire header.

website-header

 

Theme Options

To edit a theme setting, please go to Marketing > Files and Templates > Design Tools and select Stage theme from the left hand side. Then click Preview button.

There are a bunch of configurations that you can find in theme options. The complete structure is as follows:

  • Global colors
    • Primary color
    • Primary accent color
    • Secondary color
    • Secondary accent color
  • Header colors
    • Menu
      • Menu item
      • Menu item hover
      • Active menu item
      • Submenu background
      • Submenu item
      • Submenu item hover
      • Active submenu item
      • Submenu item hover background
    • Icons
      • Icon
      • Icon hover
    • Overlay window
      • Background
      • Text
      • Link
      • Link hover
    • Container
      • Container background
    • Mobile
      • Container background
      • Item color
      • Item hover color
  • Body colors
    • Background color
    • Text color
    • Heading color (H1 > H6)
    • Link color
    • Link hover color
  • Footer colors
    • Menus
      • Menu title
      • Menu item
      • Menu item hover
    • Social accounts
      • Social icon
      • Social icon hover
    • Text
      • Text color
    • Container
      • Container background
  • General view
    • Borders
    • Corners
  • Typography
    • Primary font
      • Font
      • Line height
      • Letter spacing
    • Secondary font
      • Font
      • Line height
      • Letter spacing
    • Body
      • Font
      • Font style (size)
      • Spacing between paragraphs
    • Links
      • Link color
      • Link hover color
    • Headings (H1 > H6)
      • Font
      • Font style
  • Buttons
    • Primary buttons
      • Text
        • Font
        • Font style
      • Background
        • Background color
      • Border
      • Corner
      • Hover styles
        • Text color
        • Background color
        • Border
      • Disabled
        • Text color
        • Background color
  • Forms
    • Title
      • Text color
      • Background color
    • Body
      • Text color
      • Background color
      • Border
    • Fields
      • Text color
      • Placeholder color
      • Background color
      • Border
    • Labels
      • Font style
    • Buttons
      • Text
        • Font style
      • Background
        • Background color
      • Border
      • Hover styles
        • Text color
        • Background color
        • Border
  • Tables
    • Header
      • Text color
      • Background color
    • Body
      • Text color
      • Background color
  • Spacing
    • Section
      • Desktop
        • Vertical spacing between sections
      • Mobile
        • Vertical spacing between sections
    • Content
      • Maximum content width
  • Other settings
    • Blog post
      • Use infinite blog post
      • Related posts limit
      • Related posts column

Keep in mind that you'll need to click the Publish to ... assets button at the top right corner of the screen only if you'd like to make changes on all pages that created with the theme.

Don't forget to click Apply Changes to let your changes take affect, when needed. You can visit HubSpot Knowledge Base for more information regarding your theme settings.

Copyrights

All the images/photographs used in our demo site and all the rights of them belong to their creators/owners. All of them have been collected from either free or paid royalty image providers such as pixabay, Unsplash, Pexels and Freepik.