Let thesis creator chris pearson take you on a tour of the skin design options click to watch video ↑ and if you change your font or font size, thesis will adjust your entire layout to ensure maximum readability and comfort for your site's visitors (you read that right—thesis is now tuning typography for individual fonts. On july 8, 2015, i lost a legal battle against automattic over thesiscom, despite owning the trademarks for thesis and thesis theme in the website software space many of you have probably read the initial account of what happened on wp tavern along with all of the comments unfortunately, as is customary with legal. Automattic recently purchased thesiscom for $100000 the developer of thesis, chris pearson, filed a domain dispute, but lost the case. Chris pearson and matt mullenweg have hardly communicated with one another in the last five years, but they are ideological enemies they have very strong personalities and unshakable beliefs on business and software this is a story of their dispute, their idealism, and the implications it will have on the. The latest state of the art skin from diythemes is effectus this is a modern multi column layout type of skin that allows for 1, 2 or 3 column layouts and allows for either a full width style of site or a page width style of site effectus introduces a bunch of new tools that make sites faster and more efficient among them are the.
Chris pearson the co-founder of the wordpress thesis theme released the latest thesis version last week - thesis 18 for wordpress users not run on thesis then you can grab the new thesis 17 version the thesis wordpress blogging theme is rock solid with a superior code and design framework. There was an argument brewing on twitter today, so i invited the two guys at the center of it to talk openly here chris pearson, as you might have heard in his recent mixergy interview, is racking up sales of thesis, the popular premium theme he created for wordpress matt mullenweg, the man.
We now know when matt mullenweg discovered chris pearson changed thesis' license from split gpl to a proprietary one on april 1st 2014, siobhan mckeown interviewed matt mullenweg for the wordpress history book in the interview, we learn about the history of wordpress themes, the gpl, how. I started out with thesis 17 or so it made it very i had expected chris pearson's many idiosyncratic ideas on design and typography, to be built into thesis 2 in an almost ai manner i had at least do yourselves a favor and do not buy into the bs that thesis / diy themes and chris pearson are trying to sell vote: 0 0.
Legendary designer/developer chris pearson on web performance, optimization, technical and on-page seo strategies, marketing, and the thesis theme for wordpress.
Life is good and keeps getting better it has been 2 years since thesis was released and now thesis 17 is out and in his normal fashion chris pearson has done another excellent job as i have said before i never thought that i would pay for a wordpress theme but i did and i am so glad this theme was.