74
Validation results

Candid

Candid

WordPress 4.9 theme
74
Critical alerts
  1. Admin menu : Themes should use add_theme_page() for adding admin pages. File class-tgm-plugin-activation.php :
    Line 731: $this->page_hook = call_user_func( 'add_submenu_page', $args['parent_slug'], $args['page_title'], $args['menu_t
Warning
  1. theme tags : Presence of bad theme tagsThe tag light has been deprecated, it must be removed from style.css header.The tag white has been deprecated, it must be removed from style.css header.The tag fluid-layout has been deprecated, it must be removed from style.css header.The tag responsive-layout has been deprecated, it must be removed from style.css header.Found wrong tag clean in style.css header.Found wrong tag minimal in style.css header.Found wrong tag modern in style.css header.Found wrong tag design in style.css header.Found wrong tag art in style.css header.Found wrong tag simple in style.css header.Found wrong tag contemporary in style.css header.Found wrong tag infinite-scroll in style.css header.Found wrong tag site-logo in style.css header.
  2. Text domain : Incorrect use of translation functions.Found a translation function that is missing a text-domain. Function esc_attr_e, with the arguments 'deactivate-license' in file theme-updater-admin.php.Found a translation function that is missing a text-domain. Function esc_attr_e, with the arguments 'activate-license' in file theme-updater-admin.php.Found a translation function that is missing a text-domain. Function esc_attr_e, with the arguments 'save-license' in file theme-updater-admin.php.More than one text-domain is being used in this theme. This means the theme will not be compatible with WordPress.org language packs. The domains found are candid, watermark, tgmpa.
  3. Custom elements : Presence of custom headerNo reference to custom header was found in the theme.
  4. I18N implementation : Proper use of _e(Possible variable $strings found in translation function in theme-updater-admin.php. Translation function calls should not contain PHP variables.
    Line 370: <input type='submit' class='button-primary' name='<?php echo $this->theme_slug; ?>_license_deactivate' value='<?php esc_attr_e( $strings['deactivate-license'] ); ?>'/>
    Possible variable $strings found in translation function in theme-updater-admin.php. Translation function calls should not contain PHP variables.
    Line 374: <input type='submit' class='button-primary' name='<?php echo $this->theme_slug; ?>_license_activate' value='<?php esc_attr_e( $strings['activate-license'] ); ?>'/>
    Possible variable $strings found in translation function in theme-updater-admin.php. Translation function calls should not contain PHP variables.
    Line 376: <input type='submit' class='button-primary' name='<?php echo $this->theme_slug; ?>_license_activate' value='<?php esc_attr_e( $strings['save-license'] ); ?>'/>
  5. I18N implementation : Proper use of esc_attr_e(Possible variable $strings found in translation function in theme-updater-admin.php. Translation function calls should not contain PHP variables.
    Line 370: <input type='submit' class='button-primary' name='<?php echo $this->theme_slug; ?>_license_deactivate' value='<?php esc_attr_e( $strings['deactivate-license'] ); ?>'/>
    Possible variable $strings found in translation function in theme-updater-admin.php. Translation function calls should not contain PHP variables.
    Line 374: <input type='submit' class='button-primary' name='<?php echo $this->theme_slug; ?>_license_activate' value='<?php esc_attr_e( $strings['activate-license'] ); ?>'/>
    Possible variable $strings found in translation function in theme-updater-admin.php. Translation function calls should not contain PHP variables.
    Line 376: <input type='submit' class='button-primary' name='<?php echo $this->theme_slug; ?>_license_activate' value='<?php esc_attr_e( $strings['save-license'] ); ?>'/>
  6. Screenshot : Screenshot fileScreenshot size is 880x660px. Screenshot size should be 1200x900, to account for HiDPI displays. Any 4:3 image size is acceptable, but 1200x900 is preferred.Bad screenshot file extension ! File screenshot.png is not an actual JPG file. Detected type was : "image/png".
Tip-off
  1. Static links : Presence of hard-coded linksPossible hard-coded links were found in the file wporg.php.
    Line 208: $footer_text = '&copy; ' . date('Y') . sprintf( esc_html__( ' %1$s Theme by %2$s.', 'candid' ), 'Candid', '<a href='https://arraythemes.com/' rel='nofollow'>Array</a>' );
  2. Optional files : Presence of rtl stylesheet rtl.cssThis theme does not contain optional file rtl.php.
  3. Optional files : Presence of front page template file front-page.phpThis theme does not contain optional file front-page.php.
  4. Optional files : Presence of category template file category.phpThis theme does not contain optional file category.php.
  5. Optional files : Presence of tag template file tag.phpThis theme does not contain optional file tag.php.
  6. Optional files : Presence of term template file taxonomy.phpThis theme does not contain optional file taxonomy.php.
  7. Optional files : Presence of author template file author.phpThis theme does not contain optional file author.php.
  8. Optional files : Presence of date/time template file date.phpThis theme does not contain optional file date.php.
  9. Optional files : Presence of attachment template file attachment.phpThis theme does not contain optional file attachment.php.
  10. Optional files : Presence of image template file image.phpThis theme does not contain optional file image.php.
  11. Use of includes : Use of include or requireThe theme appears to use include or require : wporg.php
    Line 11: require_once( get_template_directory() . '/inc/admin/updater/theme-updater.
    Line 14: require_once( get_template_directory() . '/inc/admin/tgm/tgm-activation.php
    Line 21: require_once( get_template_directory() . '/inc/typekit/typekit.php' );
    If these are being used to include separate sections of a template from independent files, then get_template_part() should be used instead. Otherwise, use include_once or require_once instead.
    The theme appears to use include or require : theme-updater-admin.php
    Line 116: include( dirname( __FILE__ ) . '/theme-updater-class.php' );
    Line 232: include_once( ABSPATH . WPINC . '/feed.php' );
    If these are being used to include separate sections of a template from independent files, then get_template_part() should be used instead. Otherwise, use include_once or require_once instead.
    The theme appears to use include or require : theme-updater.php
    Line 10: include( dirname( __FILE__ ) . '/theme-updater-admin.php' );
    If these are being used to include separate sections of a template from independent files, then get_template_part() should be used instead. Otherwise, use include_once or require_once instead.

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97
Warning
  1. theme tags : Presence of bad theme tagsThe tag light has been deprecated, it must be removed from style.css header.The tag white has been deprecated, it must be removed from style.css header.The tag fluid-layout has been deprecated, it must be removed from style.css header.The tag responsive-layout has been deprecated, it must be removed from style.css header.Found wrong tag clean in style.css header.Found wrong tag minimal in style.css header.Found wrong tag modern in style.css header.Found wrong tag design in style.css header.Found wrong tag art in style.css header.Found wrong tag simple in style.css header.Found wrong tag contemporary in style.css header.Found wrong tag infinite-scroll in style.css header.Found wrong tag site-logo in style.css header.
  2. Text domain : Incorrect use of translation functions.Found a translation function that is missing a text-domain. Function esc_attr_e, with the arguments 'deactivate-license' in file theme-updater-admin.php.Found a translation function that is missing a text-domain. Function esc_attr_e, with the arguments 'activate-license' in file theme-updater-admin.php.Found a translation function that is missing a text-domain. Function esc_attr_e, with the arguments 'save-license' in file theme-updater-admin.php.More than one text-domain is being used in this theme. This means the theme will not be compatible with WordPress.org language packs. The domains found are candid, watermark, tgmpa.
  3. Screenshot : Screenshot fileScreenshot size is 880x660px. Screenshot size should be 1200x900, to account for HiDPI displays. Any 4:3 image size is acceptable, but 1200x900 is preferred.Bad screenshot file extension ! File screenshot.png is not an actual JPG file. Detected type was : "image/png".
Tip-off
  1. Static links : Presence of hard-coded linksPossible hard-coded links were found in the file wporg.php.
    Line 208: $footer_text = '&copy; ' . date('Y') . sprintf( esc_html__( ' %1$s Theme by %2$s.', 'candid' ), 'Candid', '<a href='https://arraythemes.com/' rel='nofollow'>Array</a>' );
  2. Optional files : Presence of rtl stylesheet rtl.cssThis theme does not contain optional file rtl.php.
  3. Optional files : Presence of front page template file front-page.phpThis theme does not contain optional file front-page.php.
  4. Optional files : Presence of category template file category.phpThis theme does not contain optional file category.php.
  5. Optional files : Presence of tag template file tag.phpThis theme does not contain optional file tag.php.
  6. Optional files : Presence of term template file taxonomy.phpThis theme does not contain optional file taxonomy.php.
  7. Optional files : Presence of author template file author.phpThis theme does not contain optional file author.php.
  8. Optional files : Presence of date/time template file date.phpThis theme does not contain optional file date.php.
  9. Optional files : Presence of attachment template file attachment.phpThis theme does not contain optional file attachment.php.
  10. Optional files : Presence of image template file image.phpThis theme does not contain optional file image.php.
  11. Use of includes : Use of include or requireThe theme appears to use include or require : wporg.php
    Line 11: require_once( get_template_directory() . '/inc/admin/updater/theme-updater.
    Line 14: require_once( get_template_directory() . '/inc/admin/tgm/tgm-activation.php
    Line 21: require_once( get_template_directory() . '/inc/typekit/typekit.php' );
    If these are being used to include separate sections of a template from independent files, then get_template_part() should be used instead. Otherwise, use include_once or require_once instead.
    The theme appears to use include or require : theme-updater-admin.php
    Line 116: include( dirname( __FILE__ ) . '/theme-updater-class.php' );
    Line 232: include_once( ABSPATH . WPINC . '/feed.php' );
    If these are being used to include separate sections of a template from independent files, then get_template_part() should be used instead. Otherwise, use include_once or require_once instead.
    The theme appears to use include or require : theme-updater.php
    Line 10: include( dirname( __FILE__ ) . '/theme-updater-admin.php' );
    If these are being used to include separate sections of a template from independent files, then get_template_part() should be used instead. Otherwise, use include_once or require_once instead.
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