Parallax is a free Parallax Theme perfect for WordPress websites of any niche. Includes Drag and Drop Builder for Visual Elements, so you can make each landing page stand out.
A Parallax Theme is based on Parallax Design / Scrolling. Basically, the term parallax means the variation in the appearance of an object depending on the position of the viewer in relation to it.
An example can be something like – when you are travelling by car, you will feel that you are almost about to collide with the road divider if you look at it from the passenger seat. However, if you are driving, you will know how far you actually are.
Parallax design entails giving the illusion of depth to an object. It makes a 2D image appear 3D. This is done by creating an optical illusion where the images in the foreground move at a different speed than those in the background. This concept was used in 2D video games to make it look as if it is actually 3-dimensional.
It isn’t very difficult for you to create a parallax scrolling effect for your WordPress website using HTML or CSS. The fact is, it is actually quite simple if you know what code to add where. Given the recent trend of parallax scrolling in so many websites, you should also consider giving it a try. And the best part is you can remove it any time you want, or even add it to only a specific portion of your website.
There are some advantages and useful features of parallax design apart from the visual appeal that make it a popular feature in web design. Let’s take a look at some of the reasons that work in its favour.
These are the latest trends that parallax-using websites are following. Given the latest boom in unique, one-page websites, parallax surely takes the cake!
Parallax scrolling has many peculiar features and offers a variety of benefits to a website user, such as
The key to using parallax successfully in a website is exercising moderation and adding it to only certain portions. If done right, parallax can greatly boost your website’s views and engagement.
This theme will soon be retired and it is recommended that you stop using this legacy theme. Instead, we encourage you to move to our new and advanced FREE WordPress theme “Responsive“. It includes 17+ free ready-to-import demos for all niches, that you can use to build websites easily.