As a designer, I did tried many themes in my career. And the downsize of many of them aren't giving you the freedom to "freely" design your own theme. I do know how to code but most of us designers don't. Well with Semplice, they are giving you something more than just an ordinary theme. Semplice is the first fully responsive case study portfolio system based on WordPress. Built by designers, for designers. What is Semplice, the MANIFESTO We help creative professionals to show their work in the best way possible. Our first product is Semplice, based on WordPress it gives you a powerful & flexible tool to create a portfolio that will stand out & doesn’t look like a standard template. You deserve something better than a standard template. We believe in the power of the WordPress community and we believe in open source. That’s why Semplice is completely self-hosted and you fully own the code & files. We know you need the freedom. Semplice is not a template but a powerful system. Semplice stands for pushing the boundaries, going the extramile and building with pride. Our main goal is to give you everything you need to achieve this. All Rights to Semplicelabs.com All Rights to Semplicelabs.com Semplice is more than just a tool. It’s a promise to make something better, to go the extra mile & tell the story of your work the way it should be. Semplice is building with pride. All Rights to Semplicelabs.com All Rights to Semplicelabs.com All Rights to Semplicelabs.com All Rights to Semplicelabs.com Semplice in action. (VIDEO) Our goal is to give you a tool that you can fully hack and customize, even if you don’t know how to code. Today we like to show you some of our favorite portfolios of designers who took Semplice even further, by adding a little bit of custom CSS or small tricks to make it stand out. Links More info about Semplice: http://www.semplicelabs.com Check out their showcase: http://www.semplicelabs.com/showcase Learn more about Tobias van Schneider: http://www.vanschneider.com
Summer Week Giveaways. Another day and another giveaway for all readers, this time is an awesome wordpress theme from Obox Signature Series, a very stylish and dynamic theme that comes with a full year support. The Obox Signature Series competition For years the guys from Obox Design have always wanted to create beautiful website templates which are dynamic and customizable. Over the last 30 days they put these thoughts into motion. With a lot of stress, coffee and lack of sleep they are now ready to launch the Obox Signature Series, a collection of Premium Wordpress themes. “Because we feel that the Arcade theme suits Abduzeedo very well we want to give your users a chance to win a 2 free copies of the theme.” To celebrate the launch of their new Premium Theme collection the ‘Obox Signature Series’, we are holding a competition by giving away 2 copies of their new ‘Arcade’ theme. Arcade: Arcade was inspired by the genius Martijn van Dam who creates some incredible designs. This theme is perfect for gamers or Sci-Fi movie bloggers who appreciate the roots of retro design. Full Site Details Comments Side Bar Footer OCMX-Live All their themes are packaged with OCMX-Live, a powerful add-on to the Wordpress backend which allows you to control and customize elements of your theme including: • Comment Control • Analytics Install • Custom Logo Input • Menu Structure Management • Create custom galleries • Advert Management • Meta tagging In the front end their themes include features like: • AJAX commenting • Threaded Comments • Video support • jQuery effects • High quality design DEMO THE THEME 2 copies will be given away, leave a comment to participate (winners will be announced this weekend) All winners will receive a full year of support for their new theme for free. For more info you can visit the Obox Design website (http://www.obox-design.com) where you can view their full theme collection and more details on support and pricing. Good luck!