Theme Development

Explore the world of theme development in WordPress, focusing on creating custom themes to match your unique design and functionality requirements. Learn about theme development tools, best practices for coding, and how to build responsive and user-friendly themes.

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How to Create a Stellar Photography Website Using the Genesis Framework (In 4 Steps)

The way you showcase your photography can make or break your career. With that in mind, you’ll first need to find a quality theme – and we recommend the Genesis Framework. In this article, we’ll walk you through four steps for creating a quality photography website using the Genesis Framework. We’ll also discuss choosing a suitable child theme, to help get you up and running quickly.

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Everything You Need to Know About Child Themes and Why to Use Them

What makes WordPress stand out is the fact that it gives its users freedom to freely edit, change, tune up or completely redo their websites and blogs. The openness of the platform provides countless features for users to explore, edit or apply in some manner that will best suit their needs.

Beans: An Easy, Free and Lightweight WordPress Theme Framework

Bloated themes are all the more common nowadays, with many theme developers choosing to include an abundance of features, and sometimes additional plugins, into their themes, leading to theme bloat. However, you sometimes just want a simple theme that gets the job done. One such theme framework is Beans; an easy-to-use, lightweight, well-documented, free and open-source WordPress theme framework.

Customize Your Genesis Child Theme With Design Palette Pro

The Genesis Framework has become a very popular choice for many WordPress site owners, and with this increase in popularity has come an explosion of child themes.

However, no matter how many child themes exist you always want to make some changes to the look of your site. Now the only way you could do this was through code, and I’m sure many of you reading this either aren’t familiar with code at all or just don’t fancy playing around with it.

Well, here’s a simple solution. Design Palette Pro.

How to Override a Function attached to a Filter

These days I am experimenting more and more with building extendible WordPress plugins.

Today I’ll share with you a quick tip on how to override a function that is attached to a filter hook.

How to Load JavaScripts into WordPress Themes

JQuery and other JavaScript frameworks are very commonly used in WordPress themes and plugins, but not all developers load them correctly. Learn how to properly load them using the wp_enqueue_script function in WordPress.