FlatBook – Ebook Selling WordPress Theme


FlatBook New 3.0 Update

6 Prebuilt Demos

Live theme customizer

Extended Blog Layouts

Sample Ebook Previews

WooCommerce Support

Online Documentation

Envato Elite Author

FlatBook is a responsive eBook selling & eCommerce WordPress theme, ideal to showcase & advertise your book in a clean, modern flat design style. FlatBook is the best selling ebook WordPress theme on Themeforest, with over 1300+ satisfied customers!

Key Features

FlatBook was built to be as easy-to-use as it can be, so it doesn’t matter what level your experience is, FlatBook will provide the perfect solution to make your ebook landing page, reader’s blog or complete book store stand out from the crowd! Let’s see a few advantages of the theme:

  • Live Theme Customizer (100+ options)
  • One Click Demo Installer (6+ demos)
  • Elementor Drag & Drop Builder (54+ widgets)
  • Hand crafted unique design in trends of 2022
  • Cross browser compatible (IE9+)
  • Strong focus on usability & user-experience
  • Fully responsive, mobile & retina ready
  • Can be used as a onepage & multipage website
  • Built on Bootstrap 5 with Sass files included
  • Contact Form 7 Support (demo forms included)
  • MailChimp Integration (to collect subscribers)
  • PayPal Button support (with detailed user guide)
  • 4500+ vector icons ready to use (Unicons)
  • SEO optimized (following the latest web standards)
  • 100% Translation ready (with included .po files)
  • RTL languages support
  • Smooth CSS3 animations
  • Child theme support
  • Bonus:
    • Included ACF Pro plugin ($49 value)
    • Layered PSD included ($8 value)

Live Customizer

FlatBook comes with a live theme customizer with more than 100+ Customizer Options included, what gives you the ability to modify the layout, typography, color and many other settings instantly – without need to refresh the site – what makes the theme customization process quick, fun and easy.

  • Upload your custom Logo / Mobile Logo / Admin Logo
  • Add social network profile links to display in the header / footer
  • Set the site title & tagline / upload a site favIcon
  • Choose from the 600+ Google Fonts integrated with the theme
  • Adjust the typographic style of almost every element separately
  • Choose from 6+ animated page preloaders and customize them
  • Recolor any part of the layout with a single click using a color picker tool
  • Turn on / off switches near special layout elements to show or hide them
  • Customize the layout of separate pages like Blog, Shop, Single Post or 404 Error
  • Manage nav menus & sidebar widgets directly from the Customizer
  • Receive real time feedbacks on modifications, and hit Save to apply
  • Advanced Navbar layouts:
    • Standard navbar
    • Left aligned navbar
    • Centered navbar
    • Justified navbar
    • Sticky navbar
    • Fullwidth navbar
  • Advanced Header settings:
    • 6+ Navbar layouts
    • Animated hamburger icon
    • Button in the menu
    • Top information / notice bar
    • Custom navbar heights
    • Color customizations
    • Menu item icons
    • Logo settings
    • Sticky navbar
    • Social network icons
    • Custom header layouts
  • Advanced Footer layouts:
    • Newsletter subscribe bar
    • Widgetized footer bar
    • Copyright footer bar

Elementor Builder

The pages of FlatBook was created with Elementor, the most popular no-coding required visual builder for WordPress. Start building your pages with 50+ built in widgets and 4+ book specific widgets coming with the theme. You can create almost everything visually with simple drag & drop!

  • Built with Elementor Free version (no need to buy the premium)
  • Get started with 6+ ready-to-use demos (built with Elementor)
  • Responsive settings for each element (desktop, tablet, mobile)
  • Easy-to-use, visual drag and drop builder platform
  • Prebuilt content sections:
    • Counter section
    • Features section
    • Videos reviews section
    • Samples preview section
    • Clients / partners section
    • Chapter overviews section
    • Reader reviews section
    • Pricing section
    • About author section
    • Contact section
  • Prebuilt separate pages:
    • Onepage home layouts
    • 404 page
    • Maintenance page
    • Contact page
    • Blog pages
    • Shop pages
  • Custom book specific widgets:
    • FlatBook Samples Widget
    • FlatBook Latest Posts Widget
    • FlatBook Highlight Title Widget
    • FlatBook Chapter Overviews Widget


Have more than 1 book? No problem! FlatBook is completely integrated with WooCommerce, the most powerful eCommerce platform for WordPress. Give the ultimate shopping experience for your visitors and start selling your books / ebooks massively, in a fully customized online store!

  • Multiple shop page layouts
  • Sale / new product badges
  • Product catalog sidebars
  • Product page gallery slider
  • Product page quick zoom
  • Custom plus minus quantity buttons
  • Product description accordions
  • Product star rating with reviews
  • Product categories display
  • 12+ shop related widgets

Extended Blog

Want to start a blog for your readers? FlatBook has extensive support for blogging, whether you are a professional blogger or you just want to start and step in the publishing world, FlatBook will give you the ability to customize every detail, until you get the perfect blog you was wondering about!

  • 6+ Blog layouts:
    • Classic blog with sidebar
    • Fullwidth blog
    • Narrow blog
    • Grid blog
    • Masonry blog
    • Horizontal blog
  • 2+ Single post layouts (with or withour sidebar)
  • Taxonomy pages (category, tag, author)
  • Advanced blog options:
    • Custom blog headers
    • Set excerpt length
    • Set featured image height
    • Show / hide read more
    • Custom read more text
    • Customizable post metas
    • Color customizations
  • Gallery post format
  • Commenting function
  • Blog sidebar (14+ widgets)
  • Author info box
  • Related posts
  • Sticky posts

Theme Support

We have been in the web design & development industry for 10+ years, and our main goal is to provide top quality items and extensive support for every client. If you need any help with the theme, or have a feature request, feel free to get in touch with us. We will reply as soon as possible.

  • Extensive step-by-step documentation
  • Dedicated support team ready to help
  • Created by a reliable Envato Elite author
  • Answer technical questions about the item
  • Give assistance with reported bugs and issues
  • Provide free, automatic theme updates


v1.0.0 – November 2013

- Initial Release.

v1.0.1 – November 2013

- Fixed Overlapping section issue

v1.1.0 – November 2013

- Added MailChimp Integration
- Added 300+ Google Fonts

v1.2.0 – December 2013

- Added Contact Form 7 Integration
- Added 2 Menu layout options (visible / hidden)
- Fixed some minor css bugs

v1.2.1 – May 2014

- Fixed Blog page navigation bug

v1.3.0 – June 2014

- Fixed Includes icon boxes with longer title issue
- Fixed Blog page navigation bug
- Fixed More than 2 video review bottom padding optimized
- Fixed Pricing table features line height optimized
- Fixed Some IE9 opacity related bug fixed
- Fixed Contact Form 7 shorter fields after validation bug fixed
- Fixed Includes icon boxes with unequal length content bug fixed
- Fixed Slider control arrows tablet portrait bug fixed
- Updated Slider control arrows updated from image to font-icon
- Updated Image without padding in tablet showcase now available
- Updated Slider height optimized for tablet portrait view
- Updated Theme documentation updated with more images
- Added Basic usual navigation menu option available
- Added Slider autoplay option with custom timing
- Added Retina support added with auto generating retina x2 images
- Added Navigation bar recolor with colorpicker option added
- Added Custom empty section with shortcodes for custom contents added
- Added Drag and drop home section ordering option added
- Added Slider touch swipe gestures support added

v1.3.1 – September 2014

- Updated FontAwesome 4.2 version, all 479 icons are available now
- Fixed Display of two-lined title selectors in 'Samples' section fixed
- Fixed 8+ 'Chapter Overviews' collapsing issue fixed
- Added Body font colorpicker option added to theme options
- Added Custom excerpts for 'Samples' title selectors option added

v2.0.0 – November 2015

- ADDED: new Bootstrap 3 responsive grid (1140px wide) 
- ADDED: new Underscores based theme framework
- ADDED: Sass support (precompiled custom .scss files)
- ADDED: Advanced Custom Fields ($25 value)
- ADDED: live theme Customizer (with 100+ customizing options)
- ADDED: custom Page Builder (6 Header layouts, 13 Content sections, 3 Footer layouts)
- ADDED: multi-level navigation menu with dropdown support
- ADDED: 2 importable demo content (demo-1, demo-2)
- ADDED: new customizable blog features (Blog Page & Single Post)
- ADDED: 5 new post formats (Image, Video, Link, Quote, Gallery)
- ADDED: 2 widget areas (Blog Sidebar & Footer Widgets)
- ADDED: Child theme support
- ADDED: many new features and enhancements

v2.0.1 – December 2015

- FIXED: alignment issues of the navigation bar on mobile sizes
- FIXED: many noticed minor Css style relates bugs
- ADDED: javascript fallback to remove the preloader (if there are js errors)
- ADDED: specific class names to the sections (eg. author-section, pricing-section)
- ADDED: a Custom Css section with code editor in the theme Customizer
- UPDATED: theme demo datas with a few bugfixes (demo-1, demo-2)
- UPDATED: to FontAwesome 4.5.0 version (now has 605+ vector icons)

v2.0.2 – December 2015

- FIXED: contact form 7 submit button background-color bug
- FIXED: many minor responsivity related css bug
- FIXED: acf loading issue in child theme 
- REMOVED: the unused assets folder of acf (inc/admin/assets)
- UPDATED: Header background images parallax effect to css (for better compatibility)
- UPDATED: nav menu scroll menu links walker
- UPDATED: max item limits (feature items, video items, overview items, message items, contact items)
- UPDATED: theme language file (languages/flatbook.po)
- UPDATED: main theme and child theme screenshots
- UPDATED: theme demo datas with a few bugfixes (demo-1, demo-2)
- UPDATED: Overview Items textarea input field changed to full wysiwyg editor in Page Builder
- ADDED: product image upload option to the pricing tables (Pricing Section)
- ADDED: section header coloring options in the Customizer (section title / subtitle / icon)
- ADDED: adjustable spacing of content sections option in the Customizer (section title / subtitle / icon)
- ADDED: envato wordpress toolkit plugin for automatic theme updates

v2.0.3 – December 2015

- FIXED: primary buttons coloring issue at focus and active states
- FIXED: updated script file for tablet reader mockup to scroll on mobile devices either
- FIXED: wordpress admin bar layout css issue on mobile sizes
- FIXED: many responsivity related css bugs
- UPDATED: wordpress 4.5 compatibility tested
- UPDATED: Envato WordPress Toolkit and Widget Importer & Exporter redeclared as recommended plugins
- UPDATED: default wordpress widgets extended (Archives widget, Categories widget, Recent Comments widget)
- UPDATED: theme demo datas with a few bugfixes (demo-1, demo-2)
- ADDED: new option for the Customizer what removes the navbar completely (Customizer > Layout > Navbar)
- ADDED: new posts per page option for the Customizer added at (Customizer > Pages > Blog > Posts per page)

v2.0.4 – December 2015

- FIXED: removed the typo mistaken "c" stray (from section-messages.php)
- FIXED: font subsets option temporarly removed (Customizer > Typography > Fonts)

v2.0.5 – January 2016

- FIXED: broken panel layout in Customizer on medium screens
- FIXED: color changes don't take effect (Customizer > Colors > Header > Section Subtitle)
- FIXED: blog page Display Page Header option now works on blog type front page also
- FIXED: feature items float issue (when having different heights within the same row)
- REMOVED: custom read more text option from the Customizer (Pages > Blog > Post Layout)
- UPDATED: option for font icon placement near the navigation menu items (using the title attribute)

v2.0.6 – April 2016

- FIXED: onepage nav scrolling js error (in assets/js/flatbook.js on line 119.)
- FIXED: font subsets option enabled again (Customizer > Typography > Fonts)
- FIXED: blog pagination shows only the first page bug (index.php file updated)
- FIXED: broken demo import links updated to working ones
- ADDED: demo-3 importable demo content files (Extras / demo-3)

v2.0.7 – May 2016

- FIXED: wrong section title colors on single post pages (Comments & Leave Reply)
- FIXED: content overlaps social buttons on mobile size bug (in Contact Section)
- FIXED: wrong button text color in footer widget bug (forced to inherit white)
- FIXED: tablet reader doesn't render the cover image on mobile size (in Samples Section)
- FIXED: header background-attachment attribute switched to scroll (a Safari bug)
- UPDATED: demo content files updated (some menu links were broken)

v2.1.0 – April 2017

- FIXED: some minor css layout bugs
- FIXED: missing contact detail name field (in Contact Section)
- UPDATED: kirki core files to the latest version (v2.3.7)
- UPDATED: acf core files to the latest version (v5.5.11)
- ADDED: one click demo content install feature (Appearance > Import Demo Data)
- ADDED: new more detailed typography settings (Customizer > Typography)

v3.0.0 – May 2022

- ADDED: Elementor page builder
- ADDED: 3 blog layouts
- ADDED: 2 single post layouts
- FIXED: WordPress 6.0 compatible
- FIXED: many css bugs & autoprefixed css
- UPDATED: kirki theme customizer settings
- UPDATED: theme documentation
- UPDATED: pages recreated with Elementor
- REMOVED: blog post formats (gallery, image, link, quote, aside, video)
- REMOVED: old demo import files

v3.0.1 – May 2022

- ADDED: 404 page image option (Customizer > General > 404 Page)
- ADDED: navbar button option (Customizer > Navbar > Button)
- ADDED: admin login logo option (Customizer > Navbar > Logo)
- ADDED: header alignment option (Customizer > Header > Page Header)
- ADDED: page description option (Page > Page Options > Description)
- ADDED: Single post navigation + option (Customizer > Blog > Single)
- ADDED: ACF Pro plugin (with developer license)
- FIXED: blog archives category display bug
- FIXED: blog home page title not show up in Customizer
- FIXED: single post responsive layout bug
- UPDATED: theme documentation
- REMOVED: blog / single header breadcrumbs option

v3.0.2 – May 2022

- ADDED: featured image admin columns (Posts & Pages)
- ADDED: gallery post format
- ADDED: demo 2 content layout
- ADDED: page loader effect option (Customizer > General > Page Loader)
- ADDED: reminder admin notice to One Click Demo Import page
- ADDED: rtl language direction support
- FIXED: demo 1 content page width bug
- FIXED: 404 page body top padding bug
- FIXED: page description don't show up on blog page bug
- UPDATED: language file (default.pot)
- UPDATED: theme documentation

v3.0.3 – June 2022

- ADDED: logo width option (Customizer > Navbar > Logo)
- ADDED: menu font size option (Customizer > Navbar > Layout)
- ADDED: header title font size option (Customizer > Header > Page Header)
- ADDED: footer widgets height option (Customizer > Footer > Widgets)
- FIXED: samples widget title color & typography bug (FlatBook Elementor Widgets Plugin)
- FIXED: select input dropdown arrow (Contact Form 7 Plugin)
- FIXED: samples widget left margin bug (FlatBook Elementor Widgets Plugin)
- FIXED: tagline color option (Customizer > Colors > Navbar)
- UPDATED: demo content import files
- UPDATED: theme documentation

v3.0.4 – June 2022

- ADDED: demo content 4
- ADDED: menu item icons option (Appearance > Menus > Menu Icon)
- ADDED: enable page loader (Customizer > General > Page Loader)
- ADDED: mobile menu toggle color option (Customizer > Colors > Navbar)
- ADDED: body background color option (Customizer > Colors > General)
- FIXED: footer widgets height on tablet size bug
- FIXED: removed pagination from first page in archives
- FIXED: admin bar top spacing when have fixed navbar
- FIXED: navbar socials color not changing with "Menu link color" option
- FIXED: gallery widget removed clickable link
- FIXED: language file errors (languages/default.pot)
- UPDATED: demo content importer page customizer (Appearance > Import Demo Date)
- UPDATED: demo content import files
- UPDATED: theme documentation

v3.0.5 – June 2022

- ADDED: blog archives horizontal layout (Customizer > Blog > Archives)
- ADDED: blog archives narrow layout (Customizer > Blog > Archives)
- ADDED: blog archives masonry layout (Customizer > Blog > Archives)
- ADDED: separate archive post metas option (Customizer > Blog > Archives)
- ADDED: separate single post metas option (Customizer > Blog > Single Post)
- ADDED: category and tags post metas (Customizer > Blog > Archives / Single Post)
- ADDED: show author box option (Customizer > Blog > Single Post)
- ADDED: show related posts option (Customizer > Blog > Single Post)
- ADDED: show read more option (Customizer > Blog > Archives)
- ADDED: read more text option (Customizer > Blog > Archives)
- ADDED: translation file to FlatBook Elementor Widgets plugin
- FIXED: hide comments pagination if have 1 page (Single Post)
- FIXED: minor css bugs (flatbook.css)
- UPDATED: demo content import files (all)
- UPDATED: theme documentation
- REMOVED: show post metas option (Customizer > Blog > Archives / Single Post)

v3.0.6 – June 2022

- ADDED: demo content 5 import files (Appearance > Import Demo Data)
- ADDED: menu item spacing option (Customizer > Navbar > Layout)
- ADDED: posts to show option (Customizer > Blog > Archives)
- ADDED: latest posts widget (FlatBook Elementor Widgets plugin)
- ADDED: show post thumbnails option (Customizer > Blog > Archives)
- ADDED: show on tablet & show on mobile option (Customizer > Header > Topbar)
- ADDED: copyright text font size option (Customizer > Footer > Copyright)
- ADDED: highlighted title elementor custom widget (FlatBook Elementor Widgets)
- UPDATED: theme php files structure (cutted code to smaller parts)
- UPDATED: post navigation structure (Single Post)
- UPDATED: hide topbar options if navbar is fixed (Customizer > Header > Topbar)

v3.1.0 – June 2022

- ADDED: demo content 6 import files (Appearance > Import Demo Data)
- ADDED: chapter overviews custom widget (FlatBook Elementor Widgets Plugin)
- ADDED: navbar button border radius option (Customizer > Navbar > Button)
- ADDED: mobile navbar height option (Customizer > Navbar > Layout)
- ADDED: blog pages background color options (Customizer > Colors > Blog)
- ADDED: logo text typography option (Customizer > Navbar > Logo)
- ADDED: centered navbar layout (Customizer > Navbar > Layout)
- FIXED: highlight title widget underline overflow (FlatBook Elementor Widgets Plugin)
- FIXED: removed forced button padding in css (assets/scss/_buttons.scss)
- FIXED: navbar button left padding (Customizer > Navbar > Button)
- FIXED: blog custom excerpt length option bug (Customizer > Blog > Archives)
- FIXED: blog pagination not work bug (Blog Archives page)
- FIXED: site breaks when menu icons added without ACF (Appearance > Menus > Menu Icon)
- UPDATED: widgets footer height changed to spacing (Customizer > Footer > Widgets)
- UPDATED: highlight title widget text align responsive (FlatBook Elementor Widgets Plugin)
- UPDATED: navbar background color converted to rgba (Customizer > Colors > Navbar)
- UPDATED: custom excerpt length in latest posts plugin (FlatBook Elementor Widgets Plugin)
- UPDATED: default added image attributes in wysiwyg editor (FlatBook Elementor Widgets Plugin)
- UPDATED: theme preview image (flatbook/screenshot.png)
- REMOVED: posts to show option (Customizer > Blog > Archives)

v3.2.0 – July 2022

- ADDED: woocommerce support integration
- ADDED: woocommerce menu cart options (Customizer > WooCommerce > Menu Cart)
- ADDED: woocommerce shop page options (Customizer > WooCommerce > Shop Page)
- ADDED: woocommerce single product options (Customizer > WooCommerce > Single Product)
- ADDED: woocommerce checkout page options (Customizer > WooCommerce > Checkout)
- ADDED: woocommerce color options (Customizer > WooCommerce > Colors)
- ADDED: header description color option (Customizer > Header > Colors)
- ADDED: 3 new page loaders (Customizer > General > Page Loader)
- ADDED: anchor id field & scroll function to menu items (Appearance > Menus)
- FIXED: 404 page layout issues (content height bug)
- UPDATED: color settings moved into panels (Customizer > ...)
- UPDATED: admin images ordered into folders (assets/img/admin/...)
- UPDATED: header partial shortened (partials/site-header.php)
- UPDATED: footer mobile width (partials/site-footer.php)
- UPDATED: language variables in acf file (inc/acf/acf-custom.php)
- REMOVED: default Google fonts enqueue call (inc/core/loader.php)

v3.2.1 – July 2022

- ADDED: menu cart color option (Customizer > WooCommerce > Menu Cart Color)
- ADDED: inside links in the customizer (Customizer > Footer > Widgets / Blog > Archives )
- FIXED: last colorpicker item overflow bug (Customizer > WooCommerce > Colors)
- FIXED: javascript consolee errors on admin pages (Dashboard > ...)
- FIXED: product title character limit on shop page (inc/woo/woo-custom.php)
- FIXED: blog grid html rendered output bug (Customizer > Archives > Blog Archive Layout)
- FIXED: blog masonry html rendered output bug (Customizer > Archives > Blog Archive Layout)
- UPDATED: documentation changed to live (docs.eriktailor.hu/flatbook)

v3.2.2 – March 2023

- ADDED: dismissable welcome admin notice on dashboard page
- FIXED: gallery post type featured image height is too tall
- FIXED: elementor section background images (not imported with the demos)
- FIXED: footer widgets wrong columns layout (only after demo import)
- UPDATED: vendor admin dashboard notices disabled (for a more clear look)
- UPDATED: acf pro has been updated (to the latest version of the plugin)
- UPDATED: use of One Click Demo Import's required plugin installer
- REMOVED: tgmpa plugin activation class (now One Click Demo Import is used)

v3.2.3 – Apr 2023

- FIXED: page loader doesn't disappear at Elementor editor screen
- FIXED: blog featured image sizes in full-width and horizontal blog layouts
- UPDATED: welcome notice only show up if One Click Demo Import is not installed

v3.2.4 – Nov 2023

- FIXED: mobile scrolling issues

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