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TEN THINGS TRENDING WP

Idea Box Themes

1 • Add free heat maps to WordPress website using SumoMe

"Want to know what your visitors do on your website? This information is important for the success of your website. With the help of this information you plan your marketing and content strategy.

Site Analytics gives you basic idea of what links on a page are being clicked. However if you really want to know how visitors are using your content or site then Heat Maps are the best way to analyze this."

2 • How to backup WordPress site to Google Drive

"Whether you are new or expert to WordPress, backing up a live WordPress website is very important task for you. If anything worst happen then you’ll always have backup through which you can restore your site.

Creating a backup of WordPress website on cloud storage services like Dropbox, Google Drive, Rackspace etc. is a handy and easy solution. In this article, we’ll discuss how to backup WordPress site to Google Drive using UpdraftPlus plugin.

Note: Updraft Plus looks like a paid plugin. Make sure your Google Drive is big enough to hold the backup.

GitHub

3 • WPTRT/doingitwrong

So far, this is just a holder. Soon a ‘disaster waiting to happen’ theme will be put in place. This is only useful to see what not to do, which I think is counterintuitive.

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WP Torch

4 • WordPress › Torch « Free WordPress Themes

“Torch is a lightweight free WordPress theme. With some custom widgets to add to homepage, you can create a homepage that you find in the premium themes demo. The 12 custom widgets include Slogan, Contact form, Services, Testimonial, and other seven widgets.”

FlatOn

5 • WordPress › FlatOn « Free WordPress Themes

“FlatOn is inspired by flat design trend and comes with modern and responsive design. Also has two different color schemes. It uses skeleton framework for grids which keeps minimal css. Stylesheet is generated using SASS and so stays DRY. Best suited for Corporate/Business/Blog sites.”

Yarn

6 • WordPress › Yarn a Child Theme for Saga « Free WordPress Themes

“Like its parent theme, Saga, Yarn is specifically tailored to writers, focusing on the display of the written word, using big, bold images to draw your reader in. Its pink and brown palette can be easily changed to meet your preferences. Customize the background and header colors and images to personalize the theme for your site.”

New WordPress Themes

ShopPlus

7 • ShopPlus Free WordPress Theme

ShopPlus is a sleek Ecommerce theme that is fully compatible with the newest version of WordPress. The amazing design is matched by how much customisation ShopPlus offers, including its detailed .po fil,e for easy translation.

This one has a standard and developer license.

Feature List: (Design list for this type of theme).

Responsive Design

A growing number of users are browsing the web on mobiles and tablets. Your theme comes with a built-in mobile friendly version.

Theme Options

Customise your theme with our comprehensive theme options. Everything is organised into tabs to make it easy to use.

Contacts Page Template

The built-in contact form makes it easy for users to communicate with you. Just enter your email address and it’s ready.

WooCommerce Ready

Start selling online quicker with WooCommerce. There’s no need to install or edit your theme to display your products online.

Page Templates

A selection of page template are available with your theme. This gives you the option to have sitemaps, contact forms and pages without sidebars.

WordPress Compatibility

Every theme is updated and compatible with the latest WordPress version. We don’t use any deprecated functions.

Custom Widgets

Get some exclusive widgets that allow you to display adverts, link to your social networks and display site content in the sidebar.

Featured Posts Slider

Capture your user’s attention with a customizable and interactive slideshow. You’ll find loads of ways to edit it in the theme options.

Localization Ready

Translate the theme with the included .po file. I18n has never been so easy.

SEO Optimized

Get an advantage over the competition on search engines with a Search Engine Optimized theme.

Clean Code

Uncompressed and organized code makes the theme easy to edit. Your theme follows WordPress’ best practices.

WP Mayor

8 • The Best Free WordPress Themes in October 2014 – WP Mayor

Have a look. WP Mayor does a good job of pointing out the nice bits of each theme.

Tuts+

9 • Create a Text to Speech App With Swift – Tuts+ Code Tutorial

Get started with Swift by creating your own app.

10 • 7 CSS Units You Might Not Know About – Tuts+ Web Design Article

There will be a quiz…