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Troubleshooting 2 Column Teasers in Thesis 2

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In this session we troubleshoot 2 column teasers in Thesis 2 where the previous and next post links aren’t working properly. We assign the number of posts to show to make all the posts look the same. We make sure that the previous page and next page are working to accommodate pagination and we also

How to Style Thesis Teasers to be in a Single Row – Full Width

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In this session we show how to style Thesis teasers so that they display in a single row taking up the full width of the content area. We customize the display using both settings in Thesis Design Options and custom CSS to make the teasers full width. Right. I’m with you, okay. What I’m going

Lesson 12 – Strategies for Displaying Teaser Content

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In this final lesson, Strategies for Displaying Teaser Content, of our How to Create a Membership Website course we show how to display teaser content for both members and visitors of your site. We cover how to protect the page when the teaser content is for members and how to remove it for teaser content

Features and Teasers – Thesis Home Page Display Options

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In this basic lesson I discuss the differences between featured posts and teasers in Thesis.  I demonstrate how to set the number of featured posts and teasers to display using a combination of the Home Page Display Options and the WordPress Reading Settings.  I also demonstrate how to display all featured posts or all teasers.

Community Library Website Case Study – Part 45, Add Thesis HTML Structure to Teasers

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This is the 45th in a series of live lessons on using WordPress and Thesis as a Content Management System (CMS). In this lesson we modify our custom catalog page so that the teaser display inherits the Thesis HTML Structure. Oh that takes us to step 4 then which now we want to add some

Community Library Website Case Study – Part 27, Styling the Teaser Using CSS

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This is the twenty seventh in a series of live lessons on using WordPress and Thesis as a Content Management System (CMS). In this lesson we change the display of the teaser subtitle, author name, topics and location. We accomplish this with CSS in Firebug and Web Developer. So now we need to take this

Community Library Website Case Study – Part 28 – Fine Tune the Teaser Display

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This is the twenty eighth in a series of live lessons on using WordPress and Thesis as a Content Management System (CMS). In this lesson we adjust the look of topics in the teaser so that the list is on the same line as the title. We accomplish this by reconfiguring the HTML structure that

Community Library Website Case Study – Part 25, Add Taxonomy Data to the Teaser

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This is the twenty fifth in a series of live lessons on using WordPress and Thesis as a Content Management System (CMS). In this lesson we continue to add data, location taxonomy and topics in this case, to the bottom of the Teaser. We align these on the bottom left with their respective names followed

Community Library Website Case Study – Part 24, Add Taxonomy and Post Meta Data to the Teaser

This is the twenty fourth in a series of live lessons on using WordPress and Thesis as a Content Management System (CMS). In this lesson we add the custom post meta of subtitle and author’s name to the teaser. We previously added this information to the post. We accomplish this with Thesis hooks in custom_functions.php.

The WordPress More Tag

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A member asked me to discuss the various versions of the “more” tag in both WordPress and Thesis.   There is a WordPress default behavior and a default Thesis behavior.  Here are what we discussed in this video: Adding the WordPress default more tag to posts Customizing the WordPress default more tag for an individual post