Green anyone? Try Commune – Thematic Child Theme!

Update 11.17.2010 The category image was removed and all thumbnails are now created using the Featured Image default functionality. If no Featured Image is added a default image appears in place. Simply put I have been lazy lately. I know this isn’t the best way to sell my self but a little bit of honesty […]

Multilingual solutions for a wordpress installation

Since writing this article we developed TranslatePress, a frictionless WordPress multilingual plugin that lets you translate all your site content directly from the front-end, using a super intuitive interface. Download it for free and go multilingual, the easy way. Photo by mykreeve From my point of view the internet has became a really crowded place. […]

Replacing the Thematic Menu with a DropDown List of Categories

There comes a time when you might want to use the Thematic Theme for other things then just a blog, like a magazine or a portal and it might be best suited to have the categories of your blog on top instead of your static pages. After all, you’ll probably have two static pages (about […]

Installing WordPress Child Themes and Customizing the Byty Theme

Source byty.ro Since I’ve launched by first Wordpress Child Theme based on Thematic I thought writing about how you can make small changes to the theme and put your own graphical logo, add css for other plugins, basically create a customized version of it. This post is divided in 4 different parts, particularly: Installing Wordpress […]

Byty the Free Child Theme – Built on Thematic

        Download Byty Child Theme Version 0.5 This is my first Free to Download Child Theme. It was built for a friend of mine and we decided to release it for free in hope of some extra publicity 🙂 . In order to install it you have to download the Thematic Theme (from which this child theme inherits all of the […]

Use WordPress as a CMS with Thematic – Part2

Photo by solarnu In Part 1 of the tutorial we’ve discussed about: Installing Wordpress Creating a Child Theme Implementing out blog design Css tricks The functions.php file Setting up Wordpress and adding pages. Now we take over from where we left and make the web-site fully functional. In order to do that we’ll use a […]

Use WordPress as a CMS with Thematic Theme- Part1

This will be a two parts tutorial in which will use Wordpress as a CMS with the Thematic Wordpress Theme Framework. Requirements: Wordpress Thematic Theme framework A ready made layout design Coffee ( preferably hot with cream and no sugar) We all know how powerful Wordpress can be. A lot of people have done this […]

10 design tips for your custom wordpress theme built with thematic

Photo by *nomi* & malcolm I’m quite happy with the way my custom weblog theme design turned out. There is still room for improvement but for now things will stay like this. I didn’t make huge changes from the base Thematic Theme, but it dose look different and somewhat close to my personality, and this […]