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Interview with the Owner of Premium Mod

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Last Friday in WP Chat I had the opportunity to chat with the owner of Premium Mod, a site which offers modified versions of commercial GPL themes for free. For more background information, be sure to check out this launch announcement post to get a better idea of what they offer. We agreed to do

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Should Child Themes Be Listed on WordPress.org?

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There has been some discussion recently on child theme inclusion in the official theme repository. Child themes are WordPress themes that latch onto a parent theme to do something a little extra, whether it be adding additional styles or functionality. There are a lot of great child themes out there that do some amazing things

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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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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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