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Thesis Custom Loop API

Lesson 16 – Part 6 – Ex#4 Create a Custom Teaser Configuration

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The last thing to do here is to create a custom teaser configuration for our Thesis theme website. We're going to do our custom teaser configuration on our home loop so I'm just going to come up here and change this home loop for this. What we're going to do is have our own separate

Lesson 16 – Part 5 – Ex#3 Display a Grid of Post Thumbnails for Specific Categories

Example number 3 is going to be to create a grid of post thumbnails for specific categories on our Thesis theme website. Now, an example of this is the site that I've been working on for an artist friend. She does beautiful artwork and what we have is on our category paintings, we want just

Lesson 16 – Part 4 – Ex#2 Display 3 Teasers Per Row for Specific Categories

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Our second example is going to be to display three teasers per row for specific categories on our Thesis theme website. What we're going to do is come over here and look at our Bananas category. What we want is our Bananas category to have three teasers across rather than two teasers across. If we

Lesson 16 – Part 3 – Ex#1 Display 1 Teaser Per Row on the Home Page

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We're just going to jump right into that now because this theory sounds more complicated than it really is and we’ll create a display with 1 teaser per row on the Thesis theme home page. We're going to create a custom loop that takes our teasers on the home page and makes them one-wide instead

Lesson 16 – Part 2 – Anatomy of the Custom Loop API

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What we're going to take a look at here next is the anatomy of the Custom Loop API. First, we’ll be looking at the way the Thesis theme does its loop and secondly, we'll look at different examples in the user guide about how to use the custom loops. The best way to look at

Lesson 16 – Part 1 – Introduction to the Thesis Custom Loop API

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Good morning everybody and welcome to Lesson 16 of the Customize Thesis Like a Pro tutorial series. Today, we are going to be talking about how to use the Thesis Custom Loop API. Before we really dive into that, I want to talk about what the Thesis Custom Loop API is. In previous lessons, we've

Lesson 16 – Thesis Custom Loop API

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This Thesis theme video tutorial lesson of our Customize Thesis Like a Pro course provides an introduction to the Thesis Custom Loop API including what it is, when to use it and how it works. Then we cover the Thesis loop class, the loop process, what makes up the loop and review some examples from

Lesson 2 – Part 7 – Repurposing the Thesis Custom Loop

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The next thing we're going to do is talk about this custom_loop that was created for this example and it has some main parts. The first part is this constructor and what it does is it calls the parent custom_loop and gets all the information from the parent custom loop which is thesis_custom_loop. If we

How to Use Post Formats in Thesis – Part 3 – Using the Thesis Custom Loop API

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In part 3 of this series on Using Post Formats in Thesis, we talk about and show what the Custom Loop API is and then we show how to add it to the post format. The custom loop activates the effect that you want for a particular post format. We create a new Custom Loop