July 9th in Themes for Pro Bloggers by Wordpress Jedi .
Not all blogging themes for WordPress are designed to handle well established portals. If you happen to cover a broad range of issues on your site, you should try to get your hands on a theme that gives you the chance to promote all your top content in a more effective fashion. Acosmin Gazzete is a classy template that gives your blog a professional makeover.
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November 5th in Premium Themes, Themes for Pro Bloggers by Wordpress Jedi .
So what makes Convergence especial? It may not be the most attractive theme on the market, but it’s one of the most flexible ones around. Convergence is designed to be used as a community theme. It is capable of handling your images and all your content easily. it’s also ad-friendly, so if you are planning to take on sponsors on your blog, you can use Convergence to get the job done.
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October 11th in Premium Themes, Themes for Personal Blogs, Themes for Pro Bloggers by Wordpress Jedi .
Not all WordPress themes are equal. Some are just better for blogging than others. If you are new to blogging or just want to give your website a makeover, you want to choose a theme that is attractive, easy to customize, and gives your visitors a better chance to get the best out of your blog. Here are 10 WordPress blogging themes that fit the bill:
Convergence: one of my favorite blogging themes around. It has a very professional look, is easy to customize, and is pretty affordable. It’s social media friendly too.
Gloss Surface: a glossy blogging theme for WordPress. It’s AJAXified and easy to customize. Gloss Surface is search engine friendly as well.
Elemental: not just merely a theme, but a powerful WordPress framework that you can take advantage of to design all kinds of websites (Nominate is a good example for this).
Caulk: another social media friendly theme for bloggers. It’s pretty colorful and very dynamic. Can be used for magazines and other types of portals. [click to continue…]
September 25th in Premium Themes, Themes for Pro Bloggers by Wordpress Jedi .
There are lots of people who use WordPress to run their blogs. Many use free WordPress themes while others go with custom design ones. Custom design themes can be very expensive and outside of many bloggers’ price range. That’s where premium themes such as Caulk come into play. They may not give you an exclusive look and feel right out of the box, but they are attractive and can be customized to look unique on your website. Caulk theme is one of the sleek blogging themes on the market that is media friendly and lets you offer a more dynamic reading experience to your audience.
Caulk can be used for personal blogs and magazine type websites. It has a pretty dynamic featured section that presents your articles in a super attractive fashion. You also have a popular post section right under the jQuery slider, giving you even more ways to promote your top posts. Caulk has 8 color schemes that you can easily play with in the back-end.
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April 8th in Premium Themes, Themes for Pro Bloggers by Wordpress Jedi .
If you have been in the business of blogging and have not heard of Thesis theme so far, you have missed on a whole lot of awesomeness. There are plenty of pro blogging premium themes for WordPress that can help you start a new blog or give your blog a makeover for less. But Thesis is without a doubt at the very top when it comes to ease of use, potential, and customizability. Thesis 1.7 is the latest edition of Thesis WordPress theme and has gotten a huge boost of power to help pro bloggers focus more on what’s important for their business and worry less about issues with their theme.
The developers behind Thesis have focused on providing a set of powerful features to WordPress bloggers to help them customize the look and feel of their blogs easily and optimize their web sites for search engines in the process. So you don’t necessarily have to hard code any on-page optimization tactics to get your WordPress website ready for the search engines. Thesis 1.6 already covered a lot of these options under the options page in the back-end. But Thesis 1.7 has improved a lot in that area and does seem a bit more organized.
Thesis 1.6 Options Page
Thesis 1.7 Site Options Page
Thesis 1.7 has some of these options broken down into various sections. So customization options for the home page have moved to a whole different page (to make the whole process less confusing). So these features have not disappeared if you are comparing the two images above. [click to continue…]
February 9th in Premium Themes, Themes for Pro Bloggers by Wordpress Jedi .
Everyday that passes by, more people take time to contribute to the social communities that they are a part of. Whether it is uploading a video to YouTube, posting tweets to Twitter, or updating Facebook, people are doing it all. The idea of social blogging has been born due to that fact. People are not only sharing content on top social media sites, but they are also sharing what they are doing on those sites with their visitors on a daily basis. That way your visitors will know what communities you participate in and how they can reach out to you there.
MyStream is a cool personal blogging theme that lets those new to blogging to get a fast start. The theme is designed with your social media profiles in mind. It lets you integrate your videos, pictures, and tweets into your blog easily. You can also let your visitors connect with you on Facebook, Twitter, Vimeo, and Flickr. That is accomplished through a widgetized zone with custom widgets to display your social media profiles in your sidebar. [click to continue…]
August 26th in Premium Themes, Themes for Pro Bloggers by Wordpress Jedi .
Just a few years ago, journalists had to spend thousands of dollars to create their own independent portals. But WordPress has changed all that. Now journalists from all walks of life can create their own news portals easily with WordPress. Premium news WordPress themes make it easy to create a news website without having to spend a fortune.
If you are a journalist/blogger looking to create your own independent news portal, you can set up and customize your website fast with previous WordPress themes. As long as you choose a theme that is SEO-friendly and well-designed and focus on providing valuable content on your portal, the sky’s the limit.
Here are 24 best WordPress news themes:
1. eNews: a very dynamic and attractive news theme for WordPress. Comes in various colors and lets you promote your best stories in its featured section.
2. Massive News: an SEO friendly, flexible theme that lets you build your news portal fast. It’s very convenient to get a handle on and comes with a powerful back-end.
3. One News: One News is one of the best themes for WordPress. It tops a lot of charts for a good reason. It can be used to create all kinds of websites fast. It’s very flexible too.
4. Gotham News: a highly attractive and flexible theme to help you build your own personal news portal. It’s search engine friendly and ready to be used out of the box.
5. New Yorker 2: duplicate the look and feel of some of the New York times. Great way to start your news portal.
6. Journal: a wonderful theme to create your own news WordPress blog fast. Very flexible and SEO friendly too!
7. The Beeb: a BBC look a like that lets you clone BBC and build your own news site.
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