Translating Atom themes from the Dashboard

Posted 5 years in | Comments (66)

As the title says, this is a module that allows you to translate Atom themes from your WordPress Dashboard. The advantage over PoEdit is that the strings are automatically synchronized after theme updates (you don’t need to copy the theme files on your computer and set up paths anymore), and plural [...]

Ajaxify your theme

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This is another module for Atom themes that intercepts clicks for most of the internal links, opens the linked page with Javascript and replaces relevant content into the current page.
- download the module
- upload it into your child theme’s /mods/ folder, and activate it trough the [...]

Extra social-media icons for Mystique 3+

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This is a module for the Mystique theme that adds a few more icons above the menu: Facebook, Flickr, Myspace, Youtube and Lastfm, and changes the existing Twitter and RSS icons.

Installation steps:

Download the module
Unzip it to your /mystique-ext/mods/ folder (the child theme folder); if you [...]

The Mystique update drama

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Did you just update this theme and now your site is completely messed up? Did your widgets disappear, or got all your theme customizations reset ? Then read on…
Mystique is now available in two versions:

a light version, without any settings or custom widgets, which most likely you already have [...]

Site wide posts, comments & tags

Posted 5 years in | Comments (47)

I needed a solution for searching posts from all blogs that are set up on a website, and after testing a few plugins that claimed that are able to do this (and 1GB database queries), I ended up creating my own…
It’s called “Site-wide Content”, and what it does is basically add a copy of the post or [...]

Domain change…

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Just a quick announcement: Domain name changed from to - Make sure you update your bookmarks


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ATOM serves as the base framework for future WordPress themes I’ll be designing. Some features/Highlights of the core:

A very extensible code base
Context-aware layout selection
Extensive support for child themes (auto-creation, better template routing)
Advanced theme settings panel with live [...]

Translating a WordPress theme

Posted 7 years in | Comments (314)

This is a short tutorial on how to properly translate a Wordpress theme. Mystique is used as example here. I will choose PoEdit as the translation application, since it’s the easiest to use because of the simple user interface…

Mystique (old page)

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This is the old page for the Mystique project. The new one is here.
Mystique is a free WordPress theme that attempts to top commercial templates in terms of design and functionality. Some of its features include 4 theme widgets, page templates for different layout styles and a advanced interface [...]

Arclite (old page)

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This is the old page for the Arclite theme. The new page is here.
Another clean/light style theme. Some of its features include the ability to switch between the normal image-based design to a entirely CSS based one (without images), a few background/color variations, fluid layout, optional 3rd [...]