Have you seen the Pretty Pictures Theme from StudioPress? It's stunningly simple and right in line with the other clean, minimal themes created by Brian Gardner. The text overlay on the large featured image is one of my favorite design elements of … [Read more...] about Minimum Theme: How to Lay Text Over an Image
Genesis Framework from StudioPress
I use the Genesis Framework almost exclusively. Below is an archive of tips and tutorials on how you can use Genesis more effectively for your projects. If you prefer, you can browse Genesis Framework articles organized by topic.
UPDATE: The Minimum Theme is no longer available from StudioPress. If you're a fan of this theme, I suggest looking at the Minimum Pro Theme. It's mobile-responsive and is optimized for the Gutenberg WordPress editor. Earlier this fall StudioPress … [Read more...] about Add Slider to the Home Page of Minimum Theme
I'm working on a project using the most excellent Education Theme from StudioPress. I love the double sidebar (content/sidebar/sidebar) layout on this theme, but found myself needing to get rid of the primary sidebar and go full-width on a couple of … [Read more...] about Genesis Theme Tutorial: Get Rid of the Primary Sidebar (but Keep the Secondary!)
I'm working on a site where I've created a "Jobs" custom post type (or CPT). I wanted to display a different sidebar on my single job post pages without using a custom post template. I found my answer after getting a push in the right direction … [Read more...] about Use a Custom Sidebar on a Custom Post Type
Earlier I wrote a post about how to move the header and footer outside the structural wrap in a Genesis child theme. The instructions I laid out in that post didn't apply to every single StudioPress child theme (not all themes fit the same structural … [Read more...] about Customize Genesis: Move Header Above the Wrap with Structural Action Hooks
Okay, I'm having fun over here with the new Genesis Extender Plugin and wanted to share (yet another) cool way to use it. This tutorial will cover how to make a custom 404 error page complete with an html sitemap. Ready? Create an HTML … [Read more...] about Create a Custom 404 Error Page with an HTML Sitemap