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Thesis 2.1 for Web Design Professionals – Part 5 – Leveraging Thesis 2.0 Packages in your Workflow

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Next up in our seminar on using Thesis 2.1 for the Web Design professional, we’re going to talk about leveraging packages in your workflow because packages still exist. And packages, I think, will continue to be useful to you as long as you use them properly. So I am suggesting a set of best practices

Create a Magazine Style Blog Site with Thesis 2 – Part 23 – Style the Related Posts Display

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Now we’re going to style the related post display. Under our CSS and let's see, this is Query Box Post Format, yes, we're just going to do one more of those. Post Formatting, it's going to be Related Posts and then it's going to be .query_box.related. The main thing we want to do here is

Lesson 10 – Part 10 – Understanding Packages

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What is a Package and What Does it Do? The next thing we’re going to take a look at quickly is packages. Packages are similar to boxes in many respects except that a package is a Thesis 2 specific module that adds css to your site. The process of writing css happens on the administrative

How to Create a 3 Column Template in the Agility Skin for Thesis 2

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In this session we demonstrate how to create a 3 Column template in the Agility Skin for Thesis 2. Agility doesn’t come with a 3 column page layout but it can easily be made by creating a custom template which is what we demonstrate here. We create an Agility column wrapper for the 3 column

A Beginner’s Guide to the Thesis 2.0 Skin Editor – Part 9 – How Boxes and Packages are Linked

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The reason why people talk about this in terms of code is because those of us who use code all the time automatically resort to code-like language, when we talk about the link between an HTML box and a CSS package. But it’s absolutely critical that the link part of this get made and get

A Beginner’s Guide to the Thesis 2.0 Skin Editor – Part 8 – CSS, The Style Editor

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Let’s talk about the style editor. So here we are in the style editor and the style editor styles primarily by means of packages. So what’s a package? A package is essentially a little dialog that allows you to set settings for a specific box. And there are several different types of packages and each

Lesson 2 – Part 7 – Add Packages to Style the Content

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The next thing I want to do before I take questions is to add some content packages to this. We're not just looking at our structural, we're also looking at the content and we're going to do a lot more customization as we go along here but we're going to start off with the body

Lesson 2 – Part 6 – Setup Structural Packages in the Thesis Theme 2.0 CSS Editor

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Now that we've got our main template set up for our Thesis 2 responsive skin, let's go over to our page. Isn't that crazy? A lot of of the work I just did here, I did in the front page template, not noticing I was doing that. Let's just look at the front page and

How to Create a Full Width Skin in Thesis 2.0 – Part 4 – The Process of Creating a Template

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Having demonstrated using HTML Boxes and CSS Packages we now discuss the underlying concepts that make this work. Here we discuss each of the Box and Package types included in the Thesis 2.0 core and demonstrate how to use them. What did we just do when we created that template in Thesis 2? Well, the