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Thesis 2.0 Technical Review – Part 5 – Filters

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Thesis 2.0 comes with a new set of filters intended to make developing in the Thesis theme much easier. There are many more filters in the new Thesis theme than there were in Thesis 1.x. In this part of the seminar we look at a handful of those new filters. The next thing we’re going

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 6 – Part 4 – Using Thesis Filters

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The next thing we need to do is begin styling this front page. We setup a bunch of Thesis Design Options that work for our typical page so we've got our color, our headlines and things like that that work just fine for our typical page but don't work with the front page. We need

How to Create Custom Templates for Posts – Part 7 Create the “Minimalist” Post Template

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This is Part 7 of the series, How to Create Custom Templates for Posts. We show the codes we need to have in order to remove the sidebars, nav menu, comments and footer leaving nothing but the post content. Pardon me, custom templates for posts. So I think we did, yeah 6 pieces to this

How to Create a Landing Page in Thesis

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In this session we show a member how to create a clean landing page by adding some php functions using Thesis filters to disable the footer and header thus leaving us with a minimalist custom template. Rick: Okay so now Sean, I’m unmuting your microphone there. Sean: Hi. Rick: How are you doing? Sean: I’m

How to Create Custom Templates For Posts – Part 2 – Remove Sidebars from Posts

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This is the second in a short series on creating custom template styles for posts. We will be using Thesis hooks and filters to create these “post templates”. In this second part we write the function that removes the sidebars from the appropriate posts using the thesis_show_sidebars filter. Step 2 is now to create a

How to Create Custom Templates For Posts – Part 5 – Create Minimalist Template

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This is the fifth in a short series on creating custom template styles for posts. We will be using Thesis hooks and filters to create these “post templates”. In this part we write the function that removes the header, navigation menu and the footer from the template. We use the thesis_show_footer filter to remove the

How to Create Custom Templates For Posts – Part 3 – Add Custom Body Class

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This is the third in a short series on creating custom template styles for posts. We will be using Thesis hooks and filters to create these “post templates”. In this part we write the function that adds a custom body class to each custom template using the thesis_body_classes filter. So that takes us on to

Customize Next & Previous Posts Links – Part 3 – Remove the Thesis Filters

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This is the 3rd in an 8 part series that shows how to customize the Next Post/Previous Post links in Thesis. In order to replace the next post and previous posts links with images we first have to remove the Thesis Next Post/Previous Post filters. If instead of that, what we want to do is

Customize Next & Previous Posts Links – Part 2 – Editing the Text Using Thesis Filters

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This is the 2nd in an 8 part series that shows how to customize the Next Post/Previous Post links in Thesis. We start off by looking at the various places this shows up by default in the site and then look at the filters Thesis has for customizing them. And we’re just going to start

Customize Next & Previous Posts Links

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Learn how to customize the WordPress Next Post and Previous Post links. You’ll learn how Thesis uses the links, how to substitute images for the text in the links, how to use Thesis filters, and how to create and style custom post navigation.

Customize Next & Previous Posts Links – Part 4 – Create Custom Post Navigation

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This is the 4th in an 8 part series that shows how to customize the Next Post/Previous Post links in Thesis. Now that we have removed the Thesis filters we are going to create our own next post/previous post image links. So now we’re going to create our own previous next post but instead, what

Lesson 16 – Part 1 – Understanding Thesis Filters

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Welcome to Lesson 16 of the Build Your Own E-Commerce Website tutorial series. The goal of this tutorial series has been to show you how to create a fully functional e-commerce website using WordPress, Thesis and WP eStore. In this final lesson we’ll learn how to use the WordPress Comment System for providing product reviews.

Lesson 16 – Part 3 – Use a Thesis Filter to Change the Comment Intro

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Welcome back to Part 3 of Lesson 16 of the Build Your Own E-Commerce Website tutorial series. In this part of the lesson we are going to change the Comment Intro text  into a Product Review using a Thesis filter. Identify the Element to Change The comments_intro text exists in places where there are comments.

Lesson 16 – Part 4 – Use a Template Tag to Enhance the Filter Output

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Welcome back to Part 4 of Lesson 16 of the Build Your Own E-Commerce Website tutorial series. In this part of the lesson we are going to modify the Thesis Filter by using a template tag so that this introduction here is different depending upon what the different product review counts on our ecommerce website