Getting acquainted with Fusion Builder

By |March 12th, 2015|

Drag-and-drop visual editor in the Avada theme is easy and fun to use.

Can you describe an aspect of your business in 4 numbers?

By |March 3rd, 2015|

Pretend you don't know your business and see what you learn.

ProPhoto WordPress Theme

By |August 24th, 2013|

ProPhoto 4 is a powerful WordPress theme for photographers. It's worth at least checking out.

Ask the Salesman, but also Ask the Mechanic

By |August 6th, 2013|

Who knows a WordPress theme better: someone who is selling it on the front lines or someone who is maintaining it in the trenches?


By |March 10th, 2013|

The changelog can be something of a secret weapon to gauging the competence of a theme developer.

Hey, I found a great theme!

By |February 21st, 2013|

"Hey, I found this fantastic theme! Can you customize it?" Of course I can. But it's analogous to going to the house contractor and saying, "Hey, I saw this gorgeous house. Can you build it?

Added Thin and Thin/Italic to typography options.

By |December 26th, 2012|

The WOO Framework sits under (is the foundation for) all of WOO's themes, including Canvas. Why do you care? Well, you don't. But you also do ... you just didn't know it.

Widgetizing the WOO Canvas Header

By |March 1st, 2012|

A widget up in the right side of the header in WOO Canvas would be nice. Here's how to set that up.

Likoma Switches to WOO Canvas (Commerce)

By |December 17th, 2011|

It's that time again and this time, I just couldn't wait. We switched Likoma to WOO Canvas (Commerce) today! Woot for WOO!

Old version of TimThumb detected in your theme folder. Click here to update.

By |August 18th, 2011|

WOO themes use a theme framework and that makes it easy to update. Who cares about easy to update? You do. Why do you care? Because it makes it easier to fix security breaches like this one with a single click.

Responsive Design

By |August 14th, 2011|

Responsive Design. What does it mean? In my non-techy world, that the design (of the website) adapts to the screen it's on. So that if you have a monster widescreen, an iPhone or a laptop, the screen adjusts accordingly.

Genesis Child Themes on ThemeForest

By |May 11th, 2011|

I knew that StudioPress had put a few Genesis child themes on ThemeForest, but I didn't realize there were non-StudioPress-built Genesis child themes there. Just a handful for now, but hopefully more to come!

Genesis 1.6 Released — and why you care.

By |April 27th, 2011|

StudioPress just released version 1.6 of their Genesis Framework for WordPress. The fact that they have an update at all says quite a bit. Here's why.

ThemeForest Premium WordPress Themes

By |February 24th, 2011|

ThemeForest has a collection of premium WordPress themes that's hard to beat.

WordPress Theme Reconnaissance

By |February 23rd, 2011|

Now that you understand the basic components of a blog page you're ready to choose a theme. There is no right or wrong choice; there are only choices that give your website the look and functionality you want—and ones that don't.