Site Themes And Plugins

Site Themes And Plugins

What Do They Do? Why should you care about your website theme or plugins? And I’m not just talking about WordPress, but those for any platform, including Joomla. At any point when a plugin or a new theme is called for, they all do just one thing: They Solve A...
Setting Up Your Blog

Setting Up Your Blog

For those who have already: Purchased their hosting (I use Siteground) Purchased and set up their domain name Installed their WordPress installation This is a checklist of sorts for setting up a blog that will work well in the longrun. Permalinks First, change the...

Customizing Themes: Loving Fonts

The new way to customize themes is increasingly centered inside a plugin. That is what I am using with the theme that comes with the present WordPress, Twenty Fourteen .  I decided to try out a child theme for it. The child theme is called ‘Sequel’, and...
Post Formats In WordPress

Post Formats In WordPress

I have had a devil of a time trying to use post formats in themes that don’t have them automatically included. I have a number of uses for the formats in mind for one of my sites, but am committed to a theme that doesn’t include them. As post formats have...

The Newer Model: WP Twenty Twelve

Although I liked the Twenty Eleven theme for WordPress, I changed the Advent Blog to the newer version theme. One of the reasons was that I found the header was too large for my blog post style, and the Twenty Twelve had more features that I liked. Of course the...