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So you just picked up a copy of the wonderful Thesis WordPress theme framework, installed it, and don’t quite know where to begin. Sure you can read some basic tutorials and instructions and get a simple site going, but we all know Thesis is more powerful than that. That’s why I’ve compiled this list of [...]

Premium Wordpress Theme Features

I recently did a survey both here and on the Third Tribe forums in an attempt to figure out just what it is people want from a premium WordPress theme. We all keep creating but nobody ever really asks the question. Every day somebody comes out with a theme with an options page that’s bigger [...]

Theme Thesis is on Facebook

by admin on June 13, 2010

Theme Thesis on Facebook

This is just a quick update to let everyone know that Theme Thesis is now on Facebook. If you follow the Theme Thesis Twitter account you’ll see that it’s filled with web design resources and goodies, and that’s what the Facebook account will be like. Facebook and Twitter are different venues, though, so the volume [...]

Gravity Forms Review

I was recently looking for a forms plugin and was getting frustrated. Normally my only use for forms is as a simple contact form, but this time I needed something more robust for use on a contest site. It had to be really easy for users to submit their entries, and equally as easy for [...]

Create Theme Options Page

A theme options page is a necessity in your premium WordPress theme. Even free ones are popping up with them. It can be a big step to take, especially for someone with more of a design background than a development one but the benefits are extraordinary. When I was creating the options page for Thesis [...]

How to Easily Change Thesis Skins

by admin on May 20, 2010 · 5 comments

Change Thesis Skins

Lately there has been a huge rise in Thesis skins, with developers popping up all over the place (me included) to offer free and premium Thesis skins for you to use on your site. Installing these generally involve overwriting the /custom folder and uploading an options file. Sounds simple enough, right? It is. What if [...]

11 Awesome WordPress Development Blogs

by admin on April 30, 2010 · 16 comments

Wordpress Development Blogs

You can’t become a Thesis master without learning WordPress first, plain and simple. Being a huge WordPress nerd I have a section in my RSS Reader just for WordPress development blogs so I can keep up to date and continue to learn every day. I figured I’d share that folder with you. Here you’ll find [...]

Thesis Misconceptions

While Thesis is obviously a very popular and successful WordPress theme, I’ve noticed a lot of people still have reservations about making the leap to DIY. I’m not here to chastise anybody for their theme choices, but the three biggest reasons I see for not trying Thesis seem to be based on misunderstandings, so I [...]

Thesis User Friendly

When it comes to seeing Thesis progress and become even better than it already is, I’m caught in two minds. The better it becomes, the less I earn. I’m a freelance web developer and I love what Thesis can do. The whole package is well-written and gives developers like me a lot of flexibility to [...]

Write for Theme Thesis

by admin on April 7, 2010 · 0 comments

Theme Thesis is now accepting guest posts. If you want to talk about Thesis and don’t have a platform, or if you already have a blog but would like to get some extra exposure and share your knowledge, then writing for Theme Thesis could be for you. All guest articles will come with a link [...]