Themes

Themes set the mood for your online space so it is important to choose one that feels right. There is no one-size-fits-all for themes and if you have more that one website, chances are that you will also have more than one theme. From the technical side, the theme should be responsive so it looks as good on mobile as on the desktop. You want to make sure that your theme is being supported and updated regularly and that it has a good reputation and reviews.

5 Best Magazine Themes for 2018

I'm on a mission to choose the 5 Best Magazine themes for 2018 so I can choose a new one for myself. I love the Motive News theme I have on my genealogy website, Out of My Tree Genealogy, but as my paid version of WPBakery Page Builder has been ...

5 Pretty Themes for Crafters

Do your eyes light upon fabric or pretty paper or wood and your mind immediately goes to what beautiful and creative thing you can make with it? Are you one of those people who craft so much that you sweat glitter? Do you hoard craft supplies? Is ...

Editor choice

Avada Theme

In honour of my new book coming out soon, I wanted to launch a new author website. My old author site used Avada but the version was old because I hadn't updated it in a while and it was on my original domain that did not reflect my full pen name. I ...

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Motive News Theme Review

It’s been a while since Out of My Tree Genealogy had an overhaul and this week while I was on vacation, I decided to do a total overhaul on the website, turning it from a traditional genealogy blog into a Magazine and Newspaper type website where I ...

Editor choice

Literatum Theme Review

I’m using the Literatum theme by Rafael Martin over on The Social Historian website, a long-form story website about social history. Features It is compatible with the Aesop Story Engine which is a great plugin, and I like it’s modern look. I also ...

Best seller

X Theme Review

The X Theme by Themeco is the second best selling theme on ThemeForest with over 114,300 sales, with my own purchase being one of them. Innovative Design Themeco released the X theme version 1.0.0 back in October 2013 and it quickly rose in ...

10 Themes for Genealogists

Many genealogists use hosted WordPress.com or Blogger.com for their blogs, but as costs continue to fall, an increasing number of family history enthusiasts are registering a domain name and managing their own WordPress websites. Most web hosting ...