Creating a WordPress theme is easy. Creating a popular theme that gets thousands of downloads is hard. Creating a popular theme, downloaded thousands of times, that can also convince users to stick with it is even harder. Adding to my post about factors of a popular WordPress theme is a checklist to give your theme a fighting chance. […]
Have too many categories? Don’t want to list them all on one page, but still want them in the sidebar? For some reason, you just like drop-down menus? Then, why aren’t you using wp_dropdown_catgories ? The WordPress Codex makes it very easy to have drop-down categories. It’s a simple copy and paste into your sidebar.
With WordPress being so popular its no wonder that in many ways its become a target for would-be hackers. WordPress has many doors available that if left open make your website easily accessible for hackers. But we all love WordPress and would like to use it, so how can you remain secure? Before you make […]
Nowadays, horizontal menu tabs are everywhere. How do you make your tabs stand out from the rest? Make them overlap. Take WPDesigner current design for example. It took a while to get the tabs to overlap, but the effect is well worth it. Analyze this example to learn how to achieve that effect. If that example […]
You put a lot of time into your free theme. It’s your baby. I know. Want lots of bloggers to download and use your theme? Places to submit, post, or upload your theme: WPDesigner.com Yes, yes! I’m finally opening up WPDesigner to accept theme submissions and to feature your themes. Follow my instructions below to […]