4 New Free WordPress Plugins To Boost Your Site

The ever awesome guys over at Graph Paper Press have just released 4 new WordPress Plugins and they’re giving it away for free πŸ™‚

These plugins require WordPress version 3.1 and works best with a Graph Paper Press theme. If you don’t have a GPP theme, they do function just fine on any WordPress theme.
Without further a due lets check them out shall we πŸ™‚

GPP Slideshow

GPP Slideshow

Create minimalist image slideshows using the new Gallery post type or using WordPress’ built in gallery shortcode on Posts and Pages.

GPP Welcome Message Widget

GPP Welcome Message Widget

Allows you to create a large welcome message in any widgetized region of your theme.

GPP About You Widget

GPP About You Widget

Adds a widget for easily creating an about you section to any widgetized region in your theme.

GPP Testimonials Widget

GPP Testimonials Widget

Create attention-grabbing customer testimonials. Use shortcode to add to Posts & Pages or you can add testimonials using widgets.

Free WordPress Theme Generator No Coding Required!

Millions of sites today use WordPress to build their blog sites, and for good reason too! One of the best open source CMS platforms out there, at least in my humble opinion πŸ˜‰ Β  However, when it comes to picking the right theme design, it can get a little challenging…not for all, but definitely for some. There are a plethora ofΒ  WordPress theme developers on the net that create and give away lovely designs for free, and of course there are the fabulous premium designs as well.

Now the challenging part is finding that “right” theme for your blog….let’s say you found a great wp theme design, but there are a few things you’d still like to change and customize to your liking but lack the coding skills. Β  This is where the fabulous WordPress Theme Generator comes in handy.
The Features include:

  • Intuitive interface: Drag & drop…move & resize theme elements
  • No coding required: That’s right no need to touch any messy lines of code.
  • Save time & money: Yuppers, it’s FREE!
Wordpress Theme Generator - Lubith

Note: Site is in its early development, so the editor area only works on Firefox & Chrome browsers.
Now go and do some customization of your very own WordPress theme πŸ™‚

The Search Engine for WordPress Sites

How would you like to “Discover trending WordPress posts?” Introducing the latest power source of information PressTags – trending topics from WordPress-powered sites.

It’s a search engine that finds relevant information based on topics written by bloggers using WordPress. It’s free to use and best of all it’s free to submit your own blog! Imagine the new visitors you’ll get based on their interest to topics you write about….pretty cool eh πŸ™‚

See how it works with the video introduction below.

Create Your Very Own WordPress Theme With These Great Tutorials

Create your wp-theme

For quite some time now, i’ve seriously been looking into creating our own WordPress Theme. BEing a designer myself, designing a template layout comes naturally to me. However developing a fully functional theme for WordPress seemed a little intimidating. Alas, after much research i’ve found these great tutorials and resources that show you exactly how. Many thanks to all the designers and developers who’ve taken the time to create these fabulous tutorials for ALL to learn and share πŸ™‚

β‘  Designing a WordPress Theme From Scratch

β‘‘ How To Create WordPress Themes From Scratch Part 1

β‘’ How To Create A WordPress Theme From Scratch (Complete Video Series)

β‘£ How to Create a WordPress Theme from Scratch – net.tuts

β‘€ Designing for WordPress: Complete Series & Downloads

β‘₯ Creating a WordPress theme with Dreamweaver – Part 1: Learning the basics

7 Valuable WordPress How-to Tips

7 WordPress How-To's

It’s amazing how much one can learn about WordPress.Β  With all the fabulous resources online, we’ve rounded up 7 deliciously useful WordPress how-to tips, which are easy enough to implement not to mention adding value to your site or blog! πŸ™‚

β‘  How to Style Individual Posts Differently Using Category Name

β‘‘ Custom WordPress Login Screen

β‘’ Create a Subscribe Bar with CSS Sprites

β‘£ How to Create an Author Info Section in WordPress

β‘€ How to Insert Plugin Shrotcodes on Your Template, Outside The Loop

β‘₯ Add Social Bookmarks to WordPress Theme

⑦ How to Change your Website’s Background with Each WordPress Blog Post