In the earlier episodes of this series, we created a layout and added styling to that layout. Together these make the design of a website. When building a website with Headway, you usually start with the blog index. The layout and styling of the blog template offer the foundation for all other page templates; single posts, single pages, homepage, portfolio, 404 page, etc. The … [Read more...] about Headway Themes Project Part 3 – Creating the Homepage for wilwebs.org
Last week, we created the website layout of wilwebs.org with the Layout Editor of Headway. The layout of a website defines the structure of that site. In this post, we are going to add styling to last week's layout. In the image above, you see two designs. The one on top, is the default Headway styling. The second design is the current styling of wilwebs.org. The design at the … [Read more...] about Headway Themes Project Part 2 – Adding Styling to wilwebs.org
It is already two years ago that I wrote a review about Headway Themes. Back then I used version 3.2 of the Headway Theme. Several new version have been released since, and I must say that I like how Headway keeps improving itself with every new release. The current Headway version is 3.7, and the enhancements justify a new review. Following the same procedure like two years … [Read more...] about Headway Themes Project Part 1 – Creating the Layout of wilwebs.org
The first quarter of this year, I became in interested in WordPress theme frameworks. The biggest advantage of a framework is that it provides a tool to build a WordPress site from scratch, without much coding – or no coding at all. In order to get a grip on this topic, I started with some stock-taking. Since I did not have the time to examine all 40+ frameworks, I condensed … [Read more...] about What is the Best WordPress Theme Framework for You?
Headway is a WordPress theme Framework with a Drag and Drop Builder, allowing you to structure webpage layouts and create designs without coding. Grant Griffiths and Clay Griffiths – father and son – founded Headway Themes in 2009. Version 3.0 of the Headway Framework was released November last year. Installing Headway is no different from installing a WordPress theme. When … [Read more...] about Headway Themes Drag and Drop Theme Builder for WordPress – A First Look
Last April, I wrote a post titled Taking Stock on WordPress Theme Frameworks. In the meantime I have become quite comfortable working with the Genesis Framework from StudioPress. A couple of my sites is already running on this framework. In addition, I would like to use a framework that makes it very easy for me to build a custom website from scratch. Just before the … [Read more...] about Plans and Pricing Comparison of WordPress Frameworks
Recently, I became interested in WordPress theme frameworks. To help me get a grip on this matter, I wanted to make a nice list of all the theme frameworks available. In order to accomplish this task, it had to be clear what a theme framework is – you can only count sheep, when you recognize a sheep. There is a lot of discussion about the differences between libraries, … [Read more...] about Taking Stock on WordPress Theme Frameworks