” Especially since Word Press has thousands of free themes, even Chris has free themes available for download.
I decided to pick it up and take a serious look at it.
With the release of 2.0, Thesis is now more of a template engine that will allow you to build your own designs from scratch.
No longer are you starting with the base Thesis design then overriding HTML and CSS to get your preferred design. I love the fact that I can now easily add widgetized areas to my website by dragging a box onto the skin editor.
Thesis is very clean and presents your content well, it uses a clean code structure, canonical urls, and the like.
Thesis has the ability to specify each post’s title tags and meta tags without a plugin like As of 2.0, it does appear as if the Multimedia Box is still included in the theme..portfolio-container div#fscf_submit_div1 input#fscf_submit1:hover input#fscf_submit1 input#fscf_captcha_code1 div#fscf_div_field1_3 div#fscf_div_field1_0 div#fscf_div_field1_1 div#fscf_div_field1_2 div#fscf_required1 input#fscf_email1 input#fscf_field1_2 textarea#fscf_field1_3 input#fscf_name1 .web_portfolio li a .portfolio_grid li .technology .web_portfolio ul.filter p#comment_form_submit .input_submit p#comment_form_submit .input_submit:hover input.wpcf7-form-control.wpcf7-text.wpcf7-validates-as-required input.wpcf7-form-control.wpcf7-text textarea.wpcf7-form-control.wpcf7-textarea .wpcf7-form-control.wpcf7-submit .wpcf7-form-control.wpcf7-submit:hover h1 .portfolio h1 .copyright .testimonial } .query_box.section-inside .query_box.section-inside h1 .signup .section-interior p .highlight span.highlight .section.highlight.signup .signup .section-interior a.button a.button.green:hover .signup .section-interior p /* services */ .skinsc .servicesc .collaborators .slide-content p a Chris Pearson launched the Thesis Word Press Theme just a few years ago. Top sites and bloggers like the Domino Project, Tony Hsieh, and Matt Cutts use Thesis as their Premium Word Press Theme of choice. View Pricing for Thesis Theme » Chris Pearson has a great sense of design aesthetics… A little backstory, I kept seeing Thesis everywhere. Thesis already has the pedigree that other Word Press Themes don’t have. It’s even harder when you look at the sea of Word Press Themes, and the fact that some of them are pretty bad. That’s why I wanted to take a serious look at Thesis. This review has been continually updated since it was first released in 2008. I hope to answer these questions and give you my honest below.There is still a ton of support from the community, which is keeping me on board. Check out latest pricing for Thesis » You’ll be tweaking Thesis to your hearts content.But, until documentation is released, I have decided to lower the rating on Thesis 2.0. (price can be a negative to some, but it outshines other themes) Just having as solid a foundation as Thesis provides makes it worth much more than that to anyone who’s serious about blogging. Also use the comment section below as a forum for your Thesis questions.Unfortunately, the DIYthemes team did not include any documentation with the launch of Thesis 2.0.This has left many developers out in the wind trying to figure out how to use the new 2.0 by themselves.One of the biggest selling points of Thesis is that it’s developed with search engine optimization (SEO) in mind.Word Press by default is one of the most search engine friendly blogging platforms out there.