Go beyond simple designs and customize your own BuddyPress themes with Packt’s new book and eBook

November 2013 | Open Source, WordPress

Packt is pleased to announce the release of BuddyPress Theme Development, a concise, practical guide that aims to help readers design and customize their very own BuddyPress themes quickly and efficiently. The book is 130 pages long and is competitively priced at $32.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $16.99.

About the author: Tammie Lister is a designer and theme developer. She has worked as a freelancer for over 10 years from her own company called logicalbinary.com. She has spoken about BuddyPress and communities at WordCamps, BuddyCamps, and other conferences. Her contributions to BuddyPress include being part of the community theme for BuddyPress UI and developing a new template pack.

BuddyPress is a plugin for WordPress that allows you to create communities. BuddyPress themes, whilst based on WordPress, have a lot of extra templates that set them apart. Having a custom theme for your community has numerous benefits, so learning how to create a theme is a great step in your BuddyPress journey.

BuddyPress Theme Development is part rough guide and part practical, hands-on tutorial. It will give readers an insight into the state of BuddyPress themes and will take them beyond a simple theme into a world of custom possibilities. This book begins with a look at the state of BuddyPress themes available on the Internet, including themes using responsive web design. It will then walk readers through the various theme options, from theme compatibility through to child themes and creating a custom theme. This book is great for designers and developers who are looking to learn how to develop BuddyPress themes. To know more about the book, please visit the Packt Book Page

Buddy Press Theme Development Book
A hands on guide to customize and embellish your Buddy Press website

For more information, please visit the book web-page

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