Thesis WordPress Theme 2.1 Review

Surprise Packages And Much More In Thesis 2.1

After a wait for over 5 years people have finally got the best release of Thesis Thesis WordPress Theme 2.1 which has so many different types of DIY themes. The best part of this version is that you can start everything from the scratch and it will hardly take you a few minutes. When you have decided to work with Thesis it is obvious that you have already worked with WordPress and this is where it gets so interesting. This version has both cascading style sheets that can be customized and snippets of PHP code and the interface that you will be working on has been redirected to the home page by default. So you will not lose any of your information even if there is any kind of accidents. Thesis 2.1 has been made to make the users become more comfortable with the new changes in style and skins.


How to install Thesis WordPress Theme 2.1

Installation is very simple in Thesis 2.1. Here are some of the easiest ways of installing Thesis 2.1:

  • First you will have to go to WordPress and enter the Appearance option. There you will Themes where there will be options for Install Themes and then Upload. You will just have to follow these steps and once you are done you are half the way through with the installation procedure.
  • Secondly you will have to download a plugin for the DIY themes that would enable you to work in separate sandboxes.

WYSIWYG is everything that you would ask for

Thesis WordPress Theme 2.1 has come with several changes as compared to the last version and the changes are for the better. There are packages, WYSIWYG editors and boxes that make you work more interesting and you will really enjoy working with this version. Following are some of the ways of working in Thesis Theme 2.1 along with screenshots:

Home Screen

Once you install Thesis 2.1 the first thing that you will see is the Home Screen which will look just like the above given photo with the following line written- “So you’ve got the greatest website template system on the planet…now what?”

Site Menu

In the site menu you will get 4 options namely HTML head, 404 Page, Tracking Scripts and Home Page SEO. All the options are quite easy to understand. The DIY themes that are there can be easily changed into Meta tags and it will obey any command of yours. You can also add your Google+ authorship to any of the tracking scripts and also customize the 404 page without any such difficulty.

Skins Menu

This will be your main working area where you will edit, create and delete the work you have done earlier. The Skins menu will give you 2 options namely Select Skin and Skin Editor. In Select Skin you will get a Blank skin first where you will have to add all the Thesis Classic themes. In here you can upload and delete any skin if you want. In Skin Editor a new popup window appear where the site will be called Canvas and each time you add or edit something you will get a reload button that will allow you to save your work.

Boxes and Packages

They are add on functions that are there in the DIY themes where the user gets to write a full line with the help of few codes. They are similar to the plugins which you must have used in WordPress.

In the Packages section you will get the advanced customization of CSS. It will show you the perfect way of managing CSS and how the site will look and behave.


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