brandNew – 10 in 1 Business/Portfolio/Blog - a WordPress theme for your website

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Created:4 October 11
Last Update:2
Compatible Browsers:IE7, IE8, Firefox 2, Firefox 3, Firefox 4, Safari 4, Safari 5, Opera, Chrome
Software Version:WordPress 3.2, WordPress 3.1, WordPress 3.0
Documentation:Well Documented
Widget Ready:Yes
brandNew – 10 in 1 Business/Portfolio/Blog  - news publishing system

brandNew theme for WordPress is a modern web 2.0 theme with spacious layout, clean typography and better readability. The theme is best suited for corporate ventures, blogging requirements and personal portfolio. Backed with useful short-codes, custom widgets, multiple skins and language localization support – the theme is versatile enough to fit into your web requirements.

Key Features

  • 10 Skins
  • 2 WP Menus
  • Home page Scroll Slider (Can be disabled via theme options).
  • Full width Nivo Slider. (You can choose between Scroll slider or Nivo slider via theme options. You can also set custom captions for slider. View demo).
  • Language localization support with .po and .mo files included.
  • 7 widget areas with exclusive usage for each page. (One in header, three in sidebar – Normal1, accordiated and normal2. Three in the footer).
  • 8 Custom widgets (Flickr, twitter, mini Slider, miniFolio, recent posts, popular posts, recent comments, custom categories).
  • 5 Portfolio Templates
  • prettyphoto image display with video support.
  • Custom Blog template
  • Simple and straightforward Theme Options
  • Single post features (Related posts, Author bio, 5 level nested comments)
  • Useful short-codes for layout columns, tabs, accordions, toggles, lists, table and info boxes.
  • Custom image frames using short-codes and TimThumb script
  • Jquery tabs, accordions and toggles using short-codes (Can be used multiple times on same page)
  • SEO friendly breadcrumbs
  • Ajax/php Contact Page Template with client and server-side validation
  • Separate “dummy page data” included in .txt format for each layout and page. (This data contains well formatted content with short-codes and dummy text. You just need to copy-paste in post editor. I have not included .xml data, as it may create unnecessary junk in your database)
  • Clean and optimized php markup for better re-usability and faster performance
  • Step-by-step guide and detailed documentation for installing and configuring this theme
  • Cross browser compatible
  • Javascript fallback functionality (All JS effects degrade gracefully upon non-availability of javascript)

Update Log

Oct 04th 2011 – Update 1.4:

  • Updated Timthumb with the secure version 2.8
  • Performance improvements and code optimization.

Mar 24th 2011 – Update 1.3:

  • Updated theme functions and tags to latest ones. WP 3 .1 compatible.
  • Updated Nivo Slider and prettyPhoto to current versions.
  • Updated timthumb to the latest version.
  • Fixed a Slider caption bug for chrome

Update 1.2:
Added full width Nivo Slider upon Buyer’s choice. See it Live here

Update 1.1:

  • Added info boxes, list styles and table style.
  • Added widget area for header section. You can use it to show search-box or a text widget for advertisements. You can have unique widget area for each page. Check out the updates here.

Acknowledgment and credits

I would like to say a huge thanks to the following creative artists, who allowed me to display their awesome creative work on live preview of this site. They are:

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