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Learning accessibility in WordPress themes

I was honoured to write guest post in Post Status about accessibility in WordPress themes. Accessibility is an important part of modern web development. It is our responsibility as creators of WordPress themes to make them accessible to all users, on any device. In this article, I’ll offer some simple tips to create better, more accessible …

Toivo updated to version 1.0.5

Toivo was update to version May 6, 2015. There was XSS vulnerability in genericons example.html file, which is now removed. You can read more about in WPTavern blog or Sucuri security blog. Another update was support for toggling sub menus in Primary menu. I need to take another look into this but because of the security …

Toivo updated to version 1.0.4

Toivo Lite theme was approved in WordPress.org repo and there were couple of minor issues to fix. These same issues was updated in Toivo theme at April 28, 2015. Change footer text colors for passing #a11y tests. Change default header image color opacity to 70 and add filters around it. Add filter around footer image …

Toivo updated to version 1.0.3

Toivo was updated to version 1.0.3 at April 24, 2015. This wasn’t big update but it adds metabox for replacing Header Callout text and description in singular views. You can see the result in demo site. It’s a pretty nice feature but I though about it several days does it fit in the theme design. …

Toivo updated to version 1.0.2

Toivo was updated to version 1.0.2 in April 19, 2015. Here are the details. Tweak: Minify styles and scripts for faster loading times. Fix: Update version number in the updater function. Fix: Correct text domain and padding in testimonial archive page. Update .pot file. Change Foxnet to Foxland in the Footer. That reflects better this …

Background story for Toivo Lite version

Few days ago I published theme called Toivo. It got really good feedback about it but also some disappointments. It was time for another experiment and publish Lite version of it. It’s no secret that some themes are doing pretty well up selling their Lite version in WordPress.org. I was curious why WordPress.org popular list have those themes …

Toivo theme updated to version 1.0.1

Just a heads up for small update to Toivo theme. Here are the details. Add footer section in the Customizer where you can hide or replace footer text. That’s something most of the business site owners wants. And I definitely agree with them. Add Danish translations. Thanks to Reinar. CSS tweak: add default top margin …

Interviewing Reinar using Toivo theme

Toivo actually also challenged me to see my content in a different perspective. Ways of showing and managing my content. I simply love it!

Toivo was not approved in WordPress.com

I was so thrilled when Mina Olen theme got accepted in WordPress.com. It has not been huge success but 5200$ in a year is a good start for me. I had vision to crow my land of themes so that 4-6 theme would be cool to have in there. I doubt that’ll never happen. I …