Theme Tip 22 – Develop a process for creating WordPress themes

24 December 2010 comment icon0 | Categories: 24ways

As we race towards Christmas eve we talk about the importance of having a process for making WordPress themes.

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Theme Tip 11 – Must read Genesis Framework Tutorials

11 December 2010 comment icon3 | Categories: 24ways

Today we give you are comprehensive list of must read tutorials on the Genesis Theme Framework.

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Theme Tip 10 – Theme Frameworks – worth the hassle?

10 December 2010 comment icon0 | Categories: 24ways

WordPress Theme Frameworks are everywhere at the moment.  WPCandy produced an exhaustive comparison list of theme frameworks recently and Dan Cole also published a detailed framework comparison some time ago.
I’ll be straight with you. For a long time WordPress theme frameworks and me didn’t get along.
While the concept of child themes made sense, the way one builds them did not seem very intuitive – and in many ways it still isn’t. (Sidenote: For a good read about what theme frameworks and child themes are go here).
Let’s get one thing straight – if you’re just starting with WordPress themes don’t go near child theme development for a while. Hack and build your own themes from scratch …

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