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Lighter – A Lightweight Child Theme

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I came across Martín Fernández‘s website a while back, and noticed it was using a modified version of the Lightweight theme. Check out what he did with it below.

Martin Fernandez

As you can see, it’s still a light theme with a slightly different color scheme. It really works great to showcase his graphics work.

I got in touch with Martín and he agreed to let me release his modified WordPress theme here on Theme Lab. I converted it to a child theme, so the only things in the file are a stylesheet and a screeenshot. Download it here. Check out the demo here.

Make sure you know how to install a child theme, so you’ll need the Lightweight theme uploaded as well as the Ligher child theme. Activate “Lighter” in your WordPress admin.

  • Leland

    If you just tried to download it, and found a broken link, try again now. I forgot to upload the file.

  • Ahmed

    the design looks very simple

  • Leland

    @Ahmed: Indeed it is! I think the simple design really helps the content stand out though.