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Are Free WordPress Themes Dead?

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Alex Denning over at WPShout brings up an interesting point in his post titled Free WordPress Themes? Forget it. It’s Over. Basically, he argues that free WordPress themes aren’t getting the love and attention they used to, mostly due to commercial themes taking all the spotlight. So do I think free WordPress themes dead? No,

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Just Interviewed on WPTavern

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In case you don’t follow me on Twitter and/or missed my tweet, I was interviewed on WPTavern yesterday, a well known WordPress community site run by Jeff Chandler. If you ever wanted to know… How long I’ve been a part of the WordPress community The process of releasing a theme on Theme Lab Some of

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Ice Breaker – Free WordPress Domain Parking Theme

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Ice Breaker is a free WordPress domain parking theme that I just released over at Custom Theme. It has four different color options, custom widgets, among other interesting features. I know this isn’t the typical WordPress theme you see around here, mainly because it’s not made for content. The main purpose of this theme is

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Security Alert – Upgrade to WordPress 2.8.4 Now

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There is a security exploit going around, and it could affect anyone not using the most up-to-date version of WordPress at the moment, which is WordPress 2.8.4. Lorelle has a good writeup on how old WordPress versions are under attack. To summarize, here’s what to look out for if you think your WordPress site may

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Photocrati – Photography WordPress Themes

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This is just a quick announcement post about a photography blog I recently came across with an interesting business model: selling WordPress themes on the side. As you can imagine, they are photography-oriented themes. At the moment, they have five different themes priced at $59 each, or you could get them all for $99. All

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WordPress Weekend Resources – August 14, 2009

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Another couple weeks have gone by, so here’s another set of WordPress weekend resources. How to disable scripts and styles – In this post, Justin Tadlock goes over how to disable scripts and styles added to your WordPress sites by plugins. This has a number of uses, for example if you don’t want the Contact

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WordPress 2.8.4 Released

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As predicted, WordPress 2.8.4 has been released. No surprise here, after news about the admin password reset “exploit” issue surfaced yesterday. Yeah, there’s some arguments over whether it’s a security issue or not, but it can be pretty annoying if you get hit by it. It’s highly recommended you upgrade immediately. This is a pretty

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