Header image showing up in Facebook shares?

It is frustrating sometimes that the featured image that is displayed together with our blog post share is NOT the image we have intended. Either: nothing shows at all, or showing a horrible truncated version of your blog header, or even though you already set the image via Facebook Open Graph, the image is not [...]

Solve feature image not showing correctly in Facebook shares

Thesis feature image sharing

Feature image option was only introduced in Wordpress version 3.0 replacing post thumbnails of version 2.9. Now, if you are like me who have a number of blogs set up prior to the introduction of the feature image option, what should you do? Are you going to rake through your 1000 or more posts to [...]

Move the top navigation menu below the header using Thesis Theme

By default if you are using the Thesis wordpress theme, when you publish a page/post your site, the top navigation menu is located on top of the site header (or if your site does not have a header image, then it is located on top of the site title and tagline). Personally, I preferred my [...]

How to do a 301 redirect using Thesis wordpress template

Recently, I have been organizing my blog posts- doing a series of posts migration from one blog to another. When migrating blog posts from place to another, you would need to implement 301 redirects to ensure: ensure search engines do not arrive at 404 pages. For Google, their bots would assume that your site has [...]

Switching Thesis skin from Classic to Pearsonified

Pearsonified is a great theme

I have planned to move specific topics from a more general blog into more specific blogs. Still riding on the Thesis framework for my blogs, I have recently switched from Classic Responsive theme to the Pearsonified theme for some of the newer blogs that I have started. Here are following actions I did for some [...]

How DIYthemes could have better promote Thesis wordpress theme

Thesis wordpress theme

In this post, I want to share my experience as someone who is aspiring to promote Thesis theme and face roadblocks. Eventually, I am back to putting Adsense ads which would probably feature advertisement from the theme’s competitors. There are things I wish DIYtheme could have done differently to enable us to make promoting their [...]

Thesis theme- mobile responsive themes

Mobile responsive

Once you have upgraded to Thesis 2.1 and above, your site would automatically be mobile responsive. That means your site would display optimally on all devices including mobile devices and tablets. In that case, what’s stopping you to upgrade? However, many long time users of Thesis wordpress theme (myself included) were first reluctant to upgrade [...]