Astro


Responsive Personal Blog Built for Ghost

Astro is a content focused responsive theme for the Ghost blogging platform. Designed from the bottom up to be high performance, user friendly, and accessible on all platforms.

Astro adapts to the users device, so it looks great on smartphones, tablets, TVs, and even the latest 4K monitors. Taking advantage of the ghost platform, Astro includes two different post styles. The standard style is great for smaller update posts and short articles, while featured posts have full page titles with image backdrops, which works great with large articles, tutorials and other documentation. Supports the latest features added in the latest Ghost 0.4.0 release and includes compatibility support for future versions.

Responsive & Retina Design

Astro has been optimized for all devices, be that a smart-phone, tablet, desktop computer, or even 4k screens. Using the latest responsive design approach, the layout will dynamically adjust to accommodate the device view-port ensuring pixel perfect representation.

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Blazing Fast Performance

Optimized for performance using the latest web technologies and techniques to ensure that pages load quickly. Using intelligent caching, image-less layouts, CSS3 design elements and SVG assets we keep our first-views below 1 second.

WebPage Speed Test A+ Google Page Speed 94/100

Multiple Authors

Includes integration for multiple authors with their own profile shown on posts, avatar, and author specific social links.

Social Profiles

Integrated social profile links for major platforms. Connect with your visitors via Twitter, Facebook, GitHub and more.

Retina Support

CSS3 elements & SVG icons scale perfectly on all resolutions, including high resolution devices such mobile phones, retina displays, and 4K monitors.

Syntax Highlighting

Present code in readable way. Astro will use Rainbow.JS to automatically syntax highlight code blocks in your posts, without any extra code required.

Browser Support

Extensively tested to ensure compatibility with the most popular browsers including IE9+, FireFox, Chrome, Opera, Safari, iOS and Android.

Developer Friendly

Included Sass and JavaScript source files which allow developers to make advanced theme modifications. We include our Grunt task file for easy asset compiling.

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

Search engine optimized using semantic HTML, responsive layout, mobile friendly design, JavaScript fallbacks and performance optimized assets.

Ghost Platform

Fully supports all Ghost platform features including author avatars, featured images, markup post contents, navigation builder and more.

Documentation

Installation takes just a few minutes, and is simple with the provided in-depth documentation. Includes all the information to get setup and customized.

Have a question about Astro for Ghost ? Let us know!

“Love this astro theme. Everything thing from the design, features, customizability to customer support is awesome from EckoThemes. They really take the time to answer your questions and solve the issues.”

Jkarthika

“Superb design and extremely easy to work with... Very happy with this theme.”

MariusMasalar

“This theme is a work of art. I've looked around extensively to find something that allows me to have a style along the lines of Medium.com. Astro is the only that gets me there. Well done. Great support. Beautiful design.”

mjbrender

Support Included

One business day theme support included with all our themes, and unlimited access to theme compatibility and feature updates.

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