Today we’re happy to announce the release of our new magazine-style theme!
Domino Magazine is a complex and multifunctional theme, highly customizable and features a spacious responsive layout.
The WordPress community is fantastic in continuing to provide amazing plugins which add great functionality to your site quickly and easily at no or very little cost.
Here at WPZOOM we continuously recommend our customers to use plugins for extra features they need on their website and keep their themes unmodified, in order to prevent possible problems in the future that may occur during theme updates. That’s why we are dedicating today’s post to some useful plugins for WordPress that deserve more attention (and downloads/sales, of course).
So, let’s begin:
1. Advanced Excerpt (Free)
Many of our themes make extensive use of post’s excerpts, and especially magazine themes. So, if you’re using a theme that displays excerpts on homepage, for example, and you need to have more control over every detail, this is a must-have plugin for you.
It allows you to customize the excerpt length, where the excerpt ends and even add a custom Read More link. Continue Reading
Time and time again it is happening that while helping our customers we discover that our themes are used on some really great websites that deserve more attention. This was the case with Mads Phikamphon’s site Icebike.org.
Probably it’s not difficult to guess that the site is about cycling, and not just winter cycling, but all kinds of cycling and much more.
A few days ago I had the chance to interview Mads about his website and his experience since becoming a WPZOOM customer. Let’s see what came out of this:
Nowadays it doesn’t matter if you’re a freelancer or a web agency, because WordPress has grown so much that it can be considered one of the most popular tools for creating websites, and it really doesn’t matter if you use it for a personal blog or a complex eCommerce website for a popular brand. In other words WordPress is the favorite platform for end-customers and developers alike.