Posts Tagged with “theme frameworks”

Theme Frameworks: A Glimpse Into The Future Of WordPress Themes [WordCamp Malaysia Presentation]

This was my presentation at the 1st ever WordCamp Malaysia where I was fortunate enough to be invited as a speaker.

Theme frameworks are the next evolution in WordPress themes. They’re still relatively new, so let’s start off by asking…

What is a Theme Framework?

Theme frameworks for WordPress can be a little confusing, and it doesn’t help that there are many blank themes that call themselves ‘theme frameworks’.

In my opinion, theme frameworks are a solid base that serves as a starting point for other projects. A defining characteristic of theme frameworks are theme hooks (actions & filters) and when developing for a theme framework, it feels a little like developing a plugin. Examples of theme frameworks are Thematic and Hybrid. Read More »