Tag Archives: WordPress Theme

Display Your Work with a Portfolio Header

Portfolio Header

When it comes to page headers there are sooo many creative options to choose from. I have been researching some of the unique headers over the last couple of months and here are my favourite picks. Hero Header Parallax Header Portfolio Header In this last article of this series, I will share something about Portfolio Headers. #3 Portfolio Header Portfolio …

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Engine – The best WordPress theme for Review Websites

Engine WordPress Theme

One of my favourite WordPress themes is Engine. This theme is available on ThemeForest for just $64. In this article, I will list down my top 10 favourite features of each of these Themes. 1. Heat Index Heat Index is a unique feature of  the Engine theme. The theme calculates the heat index for a post based on the number of views, likes, reactions, ratings …

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Personalising Bones WordPress Starter Theme in 5 Steps

Personalise Bones Theme in 5 Steps

After doing various dry runs of the different Starter Themes, I decided to go for Bones. It is not as barebones as Underscores and not as complicated as Sage. It gives me the ideal spring pad to launch my WordPress Theme development journey. In this short article, you can personalise “your” Bones theme in 5 easy steps. Step #1 Rename Bones Theme Folder When you …

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Sahifa – The best theme for a content-rich WordPress Website

Video Page

One of my favourite WordPress themes is Sahifa. This theme is available on ThemeForest for just $59.  In this article, I will list down my top 10 favourite features of each of these Themes. I used this theme as an example when I was explaining about the Magazine Style Website. This is an excellent theme if you are writing a blog concentrating on various blog topics …

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Theme vs Plugin: What Should I Use on WordPress?

Theme vs Plugin

What adds beauty and brains to a WordPress website? Theme and Plugin! Themes define the look-and-feel of the website (i.e. design and layout) and  Plugins add new functionality to the website. A WordPress website can have only a single theme set across the whole website. But multiple plugins can be installed to introduce various functionalities. So when you create a WordPress website, …

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The 5 Cs of a Magazine Style Website

Sahifa WordPress Magazine Style Theme

Magazine Style websites emulate Cards UI design. Although, this style originated for news and magazine websites, they are now popular with other content-heavy blogs and portfolio websites. Characteristics of this design include Containers featuring Teaser Cards (i.e. an image or text tag with a link to the full article) grouped by category, chronology or popularity. These Containers can then be stacked vertically, horizontally or in a …

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