A WordPress Theme is a collection of files that work together to produce a graphical interface with an underlying unifying design for a blog.

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Wordpress Theme for Video Showcase [closed]

Does anyone know of a good theme for showcasing multiple Youtube videos? Thanks!
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Using OOP in themes

I see a lot of plugins making use of object-oriented coding when there isn't really necessary. But what's even worse is that theme developers are starting to do the same thing. Commercial themes and ...
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What does exactly GPL license mean for my WordPress theme?

To put it like this: I have created a WordPress theme for myself which consists of the following: PHP code - GPL v2 licensed like WordPress CSS files - All rights reserved JS files - All rights ...
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Editing theme files and access to the Code pages only to super-admin?

When I deal with Multisite installation.Some themes like mystique and aparatus provide the widget areas with in the theme-settings page to enter Advertising codes in the form of HTML or java script ...
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Add a series of checkboxes to theme options

Hi I made a theme options by this tutorial This options have multicheck type by checkboxes. I don't know how to make it work. I'm try to exclude page using this multicheck. This is my array with ...
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How to hide or remove unwanted widgets on Multisite installation?

I am using Multi-site installation. I don't want all the widgets appear under widgets.php on dashboard .So I tried to find a way to remove or hide unnecessary widgets . SO that the new sub-sites ...
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Difference between a theme and a plugin?

I'm curious as to what the specific differences are between a theme and a plugin. I get the gist of it...themes have to do with look and feel (html / css) and plugins have to do with adding ...
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Automatic Updates For Private And Commercial Themes?

Is there any way to get wordpress to check for, download private theme updates? I found this plugin for private plugin updates.... ...
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Twenty Ten Theme: Replace the Logo by a picture without moving the code

I would like to replace the twenty ten's theme logo (text) by a picture, Is there any plugin allowing me to do that. I know how to do it, but every time wordpress gets updated (often) the code comes ...
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How to edit my theme for full width?

I am using Manifest 1.01 by Jim Barraud on my site www.inteftrust.org. I'd like to know how can I get full width with this theme. Thanks.
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How to create a new copy of a theme currently being used?

I want to copy the theme I am using now, so that I can change it an test online (using the Theme Test Drive plugin). At this moment I haven't ftp, telnet or even access to the database. Is there any ...
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Incompatible Archive. PCLZIP_ERR_BAD_FORMAT (-10)

What causes this error (generated while uploading any theme to this WP site) Unpacking the package… Incompatible Archive. PCLZIP_ERR_BAD_FORMAT (-10) : Unable to find End of Central Dir Record ...
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How do you remove a broken theme from WordPress Admin (without FTP or Cpanel)

Is it possible to remove a broken theme from WordPress using only the WordPress dashboard? i.e, without using cpanel or FTP? Background: When you are doing customer support, its rare that you have ...
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Theme Advanced Styles in Visual Editor and Paragraphs

After i add these codes to functions.php: add_editor_style(); function childtheme_mce_btns2($orig) { return array('formatselect','styleselect', 'underline', 'justifyfull', 'forecolor', '|', ...
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Remove problem PHP code entered into footer via Theme

A friend of mine has a WordPress site using the Theisis theme. Recently he added a bit of problematic PHP code to the footer via the Theme (not into a PHP file). The PHP code is erroring out causing ...
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Creating a job board using WordPress (for free)? [closed]

I found several plugins/themes for creating a job board with WordPress, but only one solution which is free (see here) Are there any other free solutions for doing that? Thanks.
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Basic gallery plugin suggestion [closed]

I'm developing a custom wp theme which needs a gallery function. I looked over a few popular gallery plugins, but all of them seem "bloated" with a lot of unnecessary stuff. Do you have any ...
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switch theme on fly

I have two themes: "Default" and "Alternate". I'd like to place a link on my site that says "Switch to Alternate Theme", which will change the default theme to the alternate and vice versa. A cookie ...
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WordPress frameworks and parent themes [closed]

By now there is a considerable amount of WordPress code around that is meant to be re-used by other developers. Unfortunately there is little to none practical and solid information on it and ...
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Want to have the Post editor remembering the last editing position

As you probably know the WordPress theme editor remembers its last editing position, but I want my post editor to do the same (it jumps to the top if you save a post/page).... Any tips/hacks how to ...
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What theme is good for posting code? [closed]

I have my blog hosted at www.alphaot.com and I guess it's good enough. But problems arise when the lines of code get longer than 30 characters. The lines just wrap and get icky or something they even ...
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Make theme settings support multisite enabled (WordPress Mu) site

recently I found a problem is that all custom theme settings written by theme author are not working for a multisite enabled site. I've checked several themes and thought this workaround may help: ...
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How do I add a new string to a .po or .pot file?

I have a .pot file that came with my Wordpress theme. Now I want to add strings to it, that weren't there in the original theme. How do I do that? Do I have to update the .pot file? but 1) How do I do ...
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How do I work with the SlideDeck plug-in?

I added the SlideDeck plug-in to my site. I added it into the main index template. I am using the Arthemia theme. I really like the look of it but the only problem is that now I can't see all the ...
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how to remove category nav from Bueno (Wordpress Theme) header [closed]

Im helping a friend who has a woo bueno theme [free] blog and for some reason shes chosen long and numerous categories. these all appear in a nav bar at the very top of her page and it's just got to ...
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What changes we need to make to a theme so it can be installed as a MU Theme?

I downloaded the free Wootheme Irrestible and if installed on a stand alone Wordpress, works very well. Now, if we enable Multiple Sites on 3.x and set this theme to be the theme of a new site it ...
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Display WordPress comments before the plugins?

I am so happy that I found this site =) Well, here is my problem: I want to display the wp comments right after the post, but before the plugins content. What I have tried so far: in ...
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get_template_part vs action hooks in themes

It seems to me both of these afford the opportunity for the end user to modify a theme without actually editing the themes files (via child themes). My question is, is one method preferred over the ...
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Basic Theme for a Static Corporate Website?

(Moderator's note: Was originally titled "Wordpress for a static corporate website?") I am looking for a WordPress solution that will give me: a static website, with menu and a few pages, does not ...
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Recommended Themes for a Developer-related Topics Blog?

(Moderator's note: Was previously titled: "What is the best theme used for a developer like me?") I'm a developer and write a blog to share my knowledge with readers. I'm looking for a theme which is ...
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Creating Multiple Menus when using the TwentyTen Theme?

How to get multiple menus in TwentyTen theme?
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How to add an RSS logo to my blogs header?

I have started a new site (here), I want to add the theme a RSS icon/logo on the top right of the theme (like in this theme). What is the best way for doing that? (PHP/CSS wise)
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How to remove search bar from a wordpress theme?

How to remove search bar from a wordpress theme?
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How can you showcase various premium themes to clients without having to pre-purchase the theme?

If you use a premium theme service (my skills lie more in coding than artwork), what is a good way to show clients examples of what themes are available to them, without sending them to the theme ...
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Thesis -style Navigation

I am working on a theme where I would like users to be able to select pages to show in the theme options page much like Thesis. I've been Googling / reverse engineering Thesis for a couple hours but ...
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How to know the theme name of a wordpress blog?

I visit http://ltty.wordpress.com/ and want to know the theme name (so that I can use :) for my blog). How can I get it?
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How to get Ajax into a theme - without writing a plugin?

Okay, I'm starting out with some AJAX stuff in a wordpress theme 1) I'm building a child theme OFF the thematic framework 2) My child theme has a header.php, index.php, functions.php and style.css ...
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Wordpress theme with multiple color schemes

I am building a WP theme and want to implement multiple color schemes. I looked through different free and premium themes and found out that this feature is developed different ways there and here. ...
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How to set a unique WordPress theme for different pages?

I am new to wordpress. I am trying to build a custon website based on it. I know some php and quite good html \ css \ js. I wanted to know if it's possible to set a uinque theme for different pages? ...
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Multi-level page hierarchy

Most of my WordPress sites to date have been blog content, along with a 1 or 2 level page hierarchy. I'm now looking at developing a site with the customer site map suggests that a hierarchy of 4 ...
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Mobilepress fails to translate short codes

I launched mobile version of my site some days ago. It was looking fine. I used mobilepress for the same. But i found that shortcodes are being displayed as simple text. is there any other plugin to ...
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i want multiple blog, themes and database

i am running http://article-stack.com. I want to create a separate blog say help.article-stack.com. Again, it should have 2 portion. One for discussion and another for information. I am planning to ...
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Unable to upload/install any WordPress themes

I have a version 3 installation of wordpress on my hosting package that I installed myself Everything else so far seems ok such as posting etc, but I'm unable to install any new themes I have tried ...
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Any official way to create an admin theme?

I was wondering whether there's a common way of customising the aspect of the admin panel. I know you can play with the css and js files but what I was looking for is some kind of "admin theme" like ...
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Losing theme customization when switching from a theme to a child

I followed the practice of creating a sub-theme (child theme) but I discovered that I lost some configuration I made: main custom header lost, but it remained for pages where it was customized, I ...
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Is there any way to modify images from a theme using the web interface?

Is there any way to modify images from a theme using the Wordpress web interface?
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How do I make the category template display full posts instead of partial posts?

I'm using Wordpress 3.0.1 with the Twenty Ten theme. I'm trying to change the way the posts in the Category view are displayed (i.e. by going to a url like mywebsite.com/category/mycategory). ...
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Custom theme - pages in menu

I am glad for the opportunity to be a member of this community. Lately I decide to start learning wordpress and theme building so this is my first post here. I read some tutorials around the net about ...
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Is there a way to upgrade a theme without losing custom templates?

I recently updated the main theme of a production site. Unfortunately, the upgrade process deleted all our custom templates. Is there any way I can prevent this happening again?
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Can a WordPress plugin or theme contain a virus?

Is it possible to write a virus in a form of a WordPress plugin/theme? Is it possible to: steal user data? damage existing WordPress installation? (optionally) self-spread the virus? Are there ...