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How To Efficiently Set Up WordPress Theme Demos

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If you’re a WordPress theme author of multiple themes, then you’ll probably want a more efficient way of handling “live demos” than setting up a brand new WordPress installation on each. I personally use the theme switcher plugin on my live demo site. What this plugin will allow you to do is set up a

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WordPress Weekend Resources – August 8, 2008

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I can’t believe another week has gone by already, but it’s time for another set of WordPress weekend resources. Build a Featured Posts Section for WordPress – This post by Dan Harper of Nettuts writes a very comprehensive tutorial on making a featured post section in WordPress. This tutorial is slightly advanced, going over custom

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Justin Tadlock Launches WordPress Theme Club

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Justin Tadlock, a well-known WordPress theme designer, has just announced his new WordPress theme club – Theme Hybrid. Theme Hybrid offers 2 types of memberships – free and exclusive (paid), which costs $25 per year. At the moment, there seems to be several free themes and one exclusive theme. Exclusive members will get to enjoy

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WordPress Weekend Resources – August 1, 2008

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It’s another Friday, and a new month. Here’s another set of weekend resources for you WordPress lovers out there. How To: Turn Off Post Revisions in WordPress 2.6+ – A great tip for turning off your post revisions. I’m personally a “chronic post saver” and in 2.6, that means a lot of extra clutter in

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WordPress Weekend Resources – July 25, 2008

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Another week gone by, another set of WordPress weekend resources. Guided Tour Of The WordPress Theme Directory – This 12+ minute screencast by Jeff Chandler of Performancing.com takes you on an in-depth tour of the new WordPress theme directory. Create An Archive Page For Your WordPress Blog This post by Jean-Baptiste Jung over at Hack

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WordPress Launches New Theme Directory

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It was just announced on the WordPress development blog that WordPress launched a new theme directory. This will be similar to the official WordPress plugin repository, which hosts thousands of WordPress plugins. Here are steps to follow to upload your theme to the new WordPress theme directory. You can login with your WordPress.org account. Make

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WordPress Weekend Resources – July 18, 2008

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It’s Friday, which means another issue of WordPress weekend resources. Evolution of WordPress: B2/Cafelog to WordPress 1.0 – A nice flashback in the history of WordPress. This post by Keith Dsouza of Weblog Tools Collection goes over the evolution of WordPress from the b2cafelog platform. The Ultimate WordPress Commenting System – This post by Jeff

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WordPress 2.6 Officially Released

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It was announced today that WordPress 2.6 has been officially released. Here are a few features in the new version of WordPress: Post revisions – Manage older post saves, very useful for multi-author or collaborative blogging Google gears – Designed to speed up your WordPress admin panel PressThis – Easily blog about something from wherever

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