We have noticed a large traffic spike the other day on our Google Analytics screen and after a little searching we found out that the official WordPress.org repository has been showing on of our free WordPress themes Longevity on their front page.
Even though the theme was placed on the very bottom at position #15 of the main page we have received more than a 1000 downloads in a single day which for us is an amazing boost.
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If you wanted to build a popular soccer fan website like megasoccer.com you will need to find a feature rich and fast WordPress theme.
There are many reasons why you would want to start a sports fan site. Some of the reason may be:
- you are passionate about a specific sport and want to have a website about it
- you want to make or have a business around the given sport
- you like to play video games of the certain sport
- you bet on the matches/games and enjoy the thrill of wagering
- you sell merchandise related to the sport
Our best picks of WordPress themes for building a sports site
REHub is a hybrid multipurpose WordPress template that covers many types of monetizable websites such as: magazines and news sites; price or product comparator with dynamic price update; discount coupons ; affiliates; business directory with customizable locators, search filters and specifications; social network with sending option; analysis and review of products with user ratings; Marketplace or multi-vendor store; offers of the day; and more.
It offers a clean and modern design that is updated with the latest trends. It is the first WordPress theme recommended by Amazon. REHub has passed rigorous security and code quality checks.
It brings the page builder WPBakery Page Builder – with a graphical interface of the drag and drop type. As well as the popular slider image banner creation and management tool Revolution Slider . It also has 14+ predesigned demos ready to install with a single mouse click. With all these resources you will not require code knowledge to have a completely unique and differentiating website quickly and easily.
Supports multiple plugins for Marketplaces such as: WCFM, Dokan, WC Vendor, WC Marketplace. As well as integrating a store and product location function based on the customer’s geolocation. It has advanced functions for affiliates such as: import via CSV and XML; special post styles; price comparison; price tracking; and more. Regarding its capacity as a business directory: personalized search filters; specs; table constructor; sending payments; search maps and locators; and many more.
The VegasHero sports theme is one of those well crafted WordPress themes that has only a specific set of options but serves the most important features and make it simple to create a purpose built sportsbook review site. No matter whatever sport you are into this sports theme is versatile enough to make the perfect base to build a profitable affiliate site around sports betting.
No matter what sports you are into, or if you are a seasoned WordPress user or not. These themes will make your website project go easier and get you going fast.
Photo sharing is quite a big thing on the web. Whether it’s done as a hobby or professionally, about 41 million people were invested in taking and sharing photos during 2016. If you are one those people then you’ll know how important it is to get an image gallery WordPress theme that grabs attention, given all the competition.
So what should you look for in a photography WordPress theme?
Suggestions for a clean WordPress theme for photographers
Frankly, there are many paths you can follow. But the most popular has to be minimalist photo blogging themes. There’s a reason why you took the photo and you don’t want to draw unnecessary attention away from the pictures. In other words, you can’t go wrong with an easy to use theme for photographers that aim to support your hobby or profession. You have the ability to tweak and change everything, and you don’t have to worry about going too far.
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Just over two years ago, I created a site called Shaped Pixels where I designed and released various styles of WordPress themes—both free and premium versions alike. I can easily say that it’s been interesting and rewarding to continue being part of the WordPress community as the overall market is continuously progressing to better things. I know this because 26% of the internet uses WordPress!
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You might have noticed that the Shaped Pixels website looks a little different…OK, a lot different! Not only did I change the site visually, I also did something I never thought I would do which was to change from using the Joomla content management system (CMS) to WordPress! I am guessing most didn’t know I was running my site on Joomla, but that is a story for another time.
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Something new is coming to WordPress 4.7 that is due to be released in just over a month from the writing of this article. It’s something that is making many people shrug with puzzlement and a question of…why are they doing this? Trust me, it even makes me wonder what is wrong with the priorities of the core WordPress development team. Sure there’s going to be several new things in 4.7, but why this…
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As some people may already know, each WordPress theme I design has a free version that is often designated with the added term “Lite” which represents the theme as being free and basic or limited features. The “Lite” versions give the end-user the option of using it for their website, or as a testing stage before purchasing the pro version…or any other premium WordPress themes I offer.
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Something interesting happened today when I was on Twitter. I came across a tweet from WPTavern which posted an article introducing a new plugin that disabled most of the blogging features of WordPress. Technically it doesn’t remove them from WordPress, but rather it hides them from the website administrator (you). I read the post and immediately went to download this plugin because I wanted to try it out on a new installation of WordPress. So why does this interest me? Keep reading…
Read More… “Using WordPress as a website without a blog”
This is probably one of the most annoying things about WordPress and how the core developers just don’t seem to listen to what people want and ask for. I’ve written a list of blog articles relating to the many things that I (and many others) wish was part of the WordPress core. It’s one thing to complain about what is missing, but it’s another to come up with a solution to solve the problems — which is what I will be doing with a series of “How To” tutorials.
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When someone who is new to WordPress, they will discover a lot of interesting things that they were not aware can be done, or even things that cannot be done. But this article is not about what “cannot be done”, it’s going to focus on a very common problem that many ask a certain question, albeit in different forms, “How can I have my front page not show blog posts?” The answer often eludes many because it’s not really on their mind when they first install WordPress.
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