Storefront Gridport theme, limit search to products and add pagination

Posted by on Oct 29, 2012 in Blog, Gridport | No Comments

Adding attractive pagination This does require that search only have one loop and return one set of posts. Here the custom post type Product. It will not return any regular pages or Blog posts. It may be able to be adapted to do that. I do not have the time to work that out. If […]

Add a full screen background image to your WordPress site

The Question I have a background image which, when opened on a computer with larger resolution, doesn’t resize. The height is ok but not the width. Is it possible to have it scale to fit the width? Is there a way to make a background image resizeable? As in, fill the background of a web […]

Add a widget area to you WordPress theme.

Posted by on Apr 23, 2012 in Blog, Gridport, Storefront Themes, Themes, Wordpress | No Comments

You need to modify the theme PHP for this. You will need to maintain these changes in any theme update, so keep a record. These instructions are for adding a widget area to the header of the Storefront themes Gridport Theme. The principals are the same for any theme and location though. This is pretty […]

Translating Storefront Themes

Posted by on Apr 14, 2012 in Blog, Echo, Gridport, Translation, Wordpress, WP e-Commerce | One Comment

How to translate a Storefront theme Hi this is the very beginning of an article on translating Storefront Themes e-Commerce themes. I will be adding more detail and screenshots to help soon. I will also start a collection of translated files for download. Volunteer Help out the Storefront community. If you have the skills in […]

Make it possible to target specific pages with CSS in Storefronts Gridport theme.

Posted by on Mar 22, 2012 in Gridport, Storefront Themes, Themes, Wordpress | No Comments

Yet another request for little modifications and additions for the Storefront Themes Gridport theme. This is number six. This is becoming a blog about one theme! The question “I want to use that Custom CSS but I need it to only apply on specific pages. How do I do that ?” The answer is out […]

Add a sidebar to Storefronts Gridport Theme main Blog page

Posted by on Mar 14, 2012 in Gridport, Storefront Themes, Wordpress | No Comments

Yet another request for little modifications and additions for the Storefront Themes Gridport theme. This is number six. This is becoming a blog about one theme! The question “Can I have a sidebar on the main Blog page?” The answer is yes. You will need to do one extremely simple PHP edit. I don’t think […]

How to add your own Cufon font to Storefront Gridport and Mylo Themes

Posted by on Feb 29, 2012 in Blog, Cufon, Gridport, Mylo, Storefront Themes, Wordpress | No Comments

Here I am back on the subject of Storefront Themes Gridport theme. Not so much a modification request this time as an addition, or extension. Splitting hairs maybe, you do need to edit some code. Lots of Gridport posts, I think it is quite popular. The questions. “can I use another font for the site? […]

Add Category thumbnails to Storefront Gridport Theme Product Category pages

Here we are back on the subject of Storefront Themes Gridport theme. This is modification request number five! The question “I have “Show Product Category Thumbnails:” set to YES on Settings/Store/Presentation tab of WP e-Commerce settings but they do not appear on my Product Category pages. How do I make them appear?” Well this theme […]

Add a sidebar to the Storefront Gridport Theme Search results page.

Well there seem to be lots of requests for little modifications and additions for the Storefront Themes Gridport theme. This is number four and I have one more to write.. The question “Can I have a sidebar on the search results page as it looks a bit empty full width?” The answer is yes. You […]

Show full post entries on Storefront “Gridport” theme Blog page

Posted by on Feb 23, 2012 in Blog, Gridport, Storefront Themes, Themes, Wordpress | No Comments

Another short post on a very specific topic. If you are a user of the Gridport theme by Storefront Themes read on. The question “Can I show the full blog entries on the blog page instead of the excerpt and thumbnail in a grid?” The answer is yes. You will need to do one simple […]