Category: Themes

Delivering WordPress in 7KB

Over the past six months, I’ve become increasingly interested in the topic of web sustainability. The carbon footprint of the Internet was not something I used to give much thought to, which is surprising considering my interest in environmental issues and the fact that my profession is web-based. The web in a w...

Visual Design Tool for WordPress: Elementor Lets You Design Pages as Well as Your Entire Theme

The still rather new WordPress Page Builder Elementor already has over 900,000 active installations. I took a look at this whizkid for you. This month, the design tool by Pojo Me Digital Ltd., which started out as a page builder, is celebrating its second anniversary. Since then, the plugin has established itself and ...

Pagely: Managed WordPress Hosting on Amazon Web Services

Dedicated WordPress hosting is the new black. The last five years saw a rapid rise in the numbers of providers that offer WordPress-focused hosting solutions. Pagely sticks out from this competition. Pagely: The Fast Are The Enemy of The Slow Why does Pagely stick out from the competition, you will undoubtedly ask. Th...

Not Just for WordPress: Clean Documentation With WPThemeDoc

WPThemeDoc by Rich Tabor is an HTML template that helps you write documentation for your WordPress theme, or any other project, really quickly, and in a contemporary fashion. Simple, Elegant, and Quick Results Rich Tabor’s HTML template WPThemeDoc is the base for all documentation of his theme provider ThemeBeans...

Pearl: The Premium WordPress Theme With the 200+ Faces

If a premium WordPress theme suits all of your customers, yet no design looks like the other, you might be using Pearl. Let’s take a more in-depth look at it. The Budget Problem: Who Values Pure Handcraft, Anyway? Let’s be honest. Who wants to learn a new theme philosophy for every new project? Given the va...

Fall Cleaning 2017: 10 Free WordPress Themes and How to Use Them Right

It’s time for a thorough autumn cleaning. We show you ten free WordPress themes that have just been released, and we guide you through the steps to create a proper child theme from whatever theme you choose. Look For a Solid Starting Point Of course could you start from scratch and create yourself a perfectly new...

Foxhound

As of WordPress 4.7 (December 2016), WordPress has shipped with a JSON API built right in. Wanna see? Hit up this URL right here on CSS-Tricks. There is loads of docs for it. That JSON API can be used for all sorts of things. I think APIs are often thought about in terms of using externally, like making the data availa...

Top 10 Most Beautiful Free WordPress Themes For Bloggers

Blogging is getting more and more popular. An ever increasing number of people pick up this as a hobby or turn it into a profession. Of course, a blog needs an attractive, and clear theme, to turn visitors into loyal fans and make them come back. Thus, today, I picked the ten most beautiful free WordPress themes for bl...

Little Snitch: What WordPress Theme is That?

Going through the WordPress theme index is nice and all, but most of the time, we end up finding the fascinating themes out in the wild. Unfortunately, it is not always easy to tell which setup is hidden behind the attractive appearance. A simple web app changes that. What WordPress Theme is That? Using the slim snoope...

June 2017: 10 Pretty, New and Free WordPress Themes

After a longer break, we’re back to present you the newest and prettiest free WordPress themes in the repository. Give your website a new look. Sweeping through the site and installing a new theme creates a fresh, spring-like feeling, hopefully impressing your visitors. Here are the new stars of the official them...