WordPress by default allows you to embed video by simply pasting the URL to the video on its own unique and separate line within your post editor. This helpful feature takes the hassle of embedding videos away from the average user who otherwise may not be sure how to embed at all. Lately I have [...]
Thesis 2.0 Archives
A selection of guides to help you build a website with Thesis 2, thesis 2 is a powerful framework that allows you to build a fast efficient website with little knowledge of building a website.
With Thesis 2 you have more control over your website than any other theme or framework. Efficiency is a core part of thesis which is object orientated and does not use traditional templates to build the individual templates which makes it more secure.
Thesis 2 comment intro displays the total number of comments as well as acting as a jump link between the start of the comments and the comment form – handy if you have a lot of comments on your pages. The default comment intro box displays the following. X Comment(s)… Add one You can change [...]
When Thesis 2 launched it caused a bit of a stir in the development community and this spurred some people to write reviews that literally hammered it. I read all those reviews, but I couldn’t help notice that for the most part these reviews were all based on a glance of Thesis. One could [...]
Custom post types are nothing new in WordPress but since thesis 2.1 added a query box to the mix I figured I would show you how to take advantage of this and use them to diversify your content. Typically this would be subject to coding custom loops but the Thesis 2.x query box takes away [...]
Popular posts boxes or widget are something that the vast majority of blogs use but they often come with a little price. They impact the sites speed by sending lots of requests to the database in order to work out what information should be displayed. Since Thesis 2.0 introduced the Query box which is basically [...]
Thesis 2.0.1 has been released. It has been long awaited and I am sure you will like to know what changes have been made. I am sure there are more changes behind the scenes in terms of coding but I am going to go through the changes that are relevant to you. Thesis 2.0.1 Change [...]
Thesis 2.0 has introduced an all new Backup and Restore Manager. This new skin manager system is just awesome! When you select the Manage button at the top of Thesis 2.0’s user-interface you will be take to a one of the most important pages during your development phase. Introducing the Thesis 2.0 Backup & Restore [...]
Part 7 of the Thesis 2.0 guide will continue to cover all the options available to you in the default theme classic. In the previous guide Part 6, we covered all the options found in the Menu Package. This guide will cover the options found in the Comment Package. If you haven’t read it already you [...]
In this guide I am going to demonstrate how to format your posts on your homepage using the excerpt. Thesis 2.0 makes it very easy to alter the way in which posts display on the Home page. Just to clarify, in WordPress the home page, is the blog page. Some people like to use a [...]
Part 6 of the Thesis 2.0 guide will continue to cover all the options available to you in the default theme classic. In the previous guide Part 5, we covered all the options found in the Links Package. This guide will cover the options found in the Menu Package. If you haven’t read them already [...]