Is there a simple way I can edit the theme to change that label from ‘Technology Used’ to ‘Recipe Type’?
In the current version, you have to option to change the label via built-in option. However, you may change this via Translation. ** I have also added this point to our development track.
Is there a simple way to add a couple lines of text to the portfolio page itself?
– If you think to add couple of lines in the Portfolio template. Than it is not possible in the current version.
– However, when you are thinking to design your Widgetized page of portfolio like http://themes.designorbital.com/contango/home-page-2/ than you can add any thing to the page.
In the Contango Pro Demo, please go to Portfolio > Content Layout > Paging Media.
This is an example of Portfolio single page layout. You can enter Pagination to the portfolio entry via using the built-in feature of WordPress via editor i.e.