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Announcing Themelets

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I registered the domain themelets.com several months ago (way back in August of last year) in the hopes of one day making a WordPress child theme “portal” of sorts. I started working on it off and on for the past few weeks, and earlier today I finally got it ready. On the site you can

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Theme Lab Will Live On

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It’s been a long time since I last updated Theme Lab – over five months, so where do I start? First of all, yes, I am still alive. I apologize for just disappearing without a trace like that. That was unacceptable, although I’m not using this post to shower you with excuses. Let’s just say

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Theming for Other Platforms (Besides WordPress)

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As you all probably know, this site is focused around WordPress, and more specifically, WordPress themes. Believe it or not, but there are a lot of other themeable (is that a word?) CMS and blogging platforms out there besides WordPress out there. Most of these platforms don’t have nearly the amount of themes available that

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bbPress Announces 1.0 Alpha Series Releases

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It was announced a few days ago that bbPress would be releasing a series of 1.0 alpha versions. These versions will be compatible with WordPress 2.6 and above, which is good news for me. I took this opportunity to upgrade my own forums after sitting dormant for nearly a month after upgrading to WordPress 2.6.

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WordPress 2.6 + bbPress = No Good

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Some of you who frequent Theme Lab’s support forums may have noticed you aren’t able to login anymore. Why is this? WordPress 2.6 – that’s why. The cookie changes between 2.5.1 and 2.6 are so “radical” they render the WordPress-bbPress integration useless. When is the bbPress update coming? Apparently, not any time soon. WordPress-bbPress users

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Theme Lab Now Running WordPress 2.6

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Minus one minor problem with an outdated WP-DownloadManager plugin, upgrading to WordPress 2.6 was relatively painless. The aforementioned plugin, which I use for managing the theme downloads here at Theme Lab, was updated by the author – correcting the bug. Here are a couple articles with tips on upgrading your own WordPress install: Backing Up

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