We have released an update to the Flat Bootstrap WordPress Theme, primarily to update Bootstrap to a newer version to address a serious issue with drop-down navigation menus.

Flat Bootstrap v1.10 Release Notes

= 1.10 – Mar 13, 2021 =
This version updates Bootstrap to the latest 3.x version (3.4.1) to fix issues and enhances how the WordPress page/post editor looks compared to the front-end website.


  • Update Bootstrap to the latest 3.x version (3.4.1) to fix a nasty bug with WordPress v5.x+ where the navigation menu drop-downs didn’t work. This was due to WordPress updating to a newer version of jquery.
  • Update the CSS for the WordPress post/page editor (editor-style.css) to load our front-end CSS it looks like the front-end website.
  • Set the page/post editor width to 1170px to mach our full-width page/post layouts.
  • Updated the theme option for custom header text color to adhere to WordPress 5.x guidelines

Availability and Download

Flat Bootstrap v1.10 is immediately available from your WordPress Admin or for direct download from the WordPress.org Theme Directory.