The Lifestyle theme from StudioPress is among the firm's most feature-rich themes. It showcases multiple page templates, post formats, and a large number of color styles. Lifestyle also offers the flexibility to display a standard loop of posts until widget areas are filled with widgets, giving it both the simplicity of a blog style home page and the power of a widgetized home page. In … [Read more...] about Lifestyle by StudioPress
A page template in WordPress is a pre-defined way to present a page (as opposed to a post). Some themes come with 1 or more pre-defined page templates; others don't. You can pick the template for each page in the WordPress page editor; if you don't change it, WordPress will use the default page template. The most common page template included in our themes is a landing page, such as the landing page on the StudioPress Lifestyle Pro theme. Another popular page template included in many Genesis themes is the archive template. This archive is a great way to identify themes with 1 or more page templates if that's an important feature for your site.
As its name suggests, the Minimum theme from StudioPress is designed with plenty of white space, so theme styling doesn't overwhelm content. Minimum features a landing page template, which takes away even more of the theme background. If you're considering activating Minimum on a new site, be sure to check out Minimum Pro, an updated version that features a mobile responsive design and HTML5 … [Read more...] about Minimum by StudioPress
The Magazine theme from StudioPress is consistently among the firm's best-selling themes, due in large part to its flexible home page and solid support for widgets. It shares many features with the StudioPress News theme. In October 2013, StudioPress released Magazine Pro, an HTML5, mobile responsive update to the Magazine theme. If you're looking to update your Magazine-based site or launch … [Read more...] about Magazine by StudioPress
The Mock Five theme from Themedy is a traditional theme with a widgetized home page and a slider driven by a portfolio, which is implemented as a custom post type. It lacks the custom widgets of Themedy's later designs. Mock Five also includes a landing page template and 12 color styles (blue, blueprint, blue aura, dark, dark stripes, green, orange, peach aura, purple, red, roughprint, and the … [Read more...] about Mock Five by Themedy
The Rough Print theme from Themedy is a Tumblog-style theme that makes use of WordPress post formats on a blog style home page. It lacks the custom widgets found in Themedy's newer themes. Rough Print also includes a landing page template and 3 color styles (green, red, and black - the default). Themedy's custom shortcodes also work with the theme. Introduced on 03/22/11, Rough Print is … [Read more...] about Rough Print by Themedy
The Feedpop theme from Themedy is a simple blog style home page adorned with a horizontal menu in the sidebar. It includes a landing page template and a custom widget to display up to 5 fixed social icons: RSS, email, Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. If you want a different set of social icons, you'll have to activate a plugin. Feedpop also includes settings to include categories or … [Read more...] about Feedpop by Themedy