Custom Post Types and Page Builders Part 11 The Bricks Builder Theme
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Custom Post Types and Page Builders Part 11 The Bricks Builder Theme

Introduction Bricks Builder is a new theme that includes a page builder. Version 1 was released in March 2021 and it has a surprising number of features. It includes a theme template builder, a page builder, and works with Custom Post Types and custom fields. In this review I will do a high level overview…

Con, Pros, And Need To Knows When Building A Website With Oxygen
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Con, Pros, And Need To Knows When Building A Website With Oxygen

This post is meant for people who are considering Oxygen for site building. It is not like most builders as it is both more involved and more powerful. In a companion video I created an Oxygen site from scratch so that people could see the process and what was involved. In this post I’m providing…

Custom Post Types and Theme Builders Part 10 Meta Box Views
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Custom Post Types and Theme Builders Part 10 Meta Box Views

Introduction WordPress natively supports custom fields and the ability to create Custom Post Types, but WordPress doesn’t by default provide any way to show them on the front of the site. There are a large number of third party options to solve this. This series on Custom Post Types and Theme Builders has looked at…

Custom Post Types and Theme Builders Part 9 Using Meta Box to Create a Custom Post Type
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Custom Post Types and Theme Builders Part 9 Using Meta Box to Create a Custom Post Type

Introduction WordPress has several options for creating custom fields and Custom Post Types. Meta Box is the second most popular option with more than 500,000 active installs and the base plugin is available for free from the WordPress plugin directory. This is the ninth tutorial in the series looking at Custom Post Types and Theme…

Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part Eight Thrive Theme Builder
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Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part Eight Thrive Theme Builder

Introduction Thrive Themes has recently released its Theme Builder. It has been a long time in the making and I was curious to see how it stacked up against the other solutions that I’ve looked at in this series. Since it is brand new, I expected to find some rough edges, and I did, but…

Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part Seven Oxygen
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Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part Seven Oxygen

Introduction In this post I want to look at the theme building features of the Oxygen Builder. This post is part seven of a series looking at Custom Post Types and the theme building functionality of page builders. The other builders looked at previously were primarily page builders first and theme builders second. Unlike many…

Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part Six Brizy Pro
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Custom Post Types and Theme Builders – Part Six Brizy Pro

Introduction This post is part six of a series looking at Custom Post Types and the theme building functionality of page builders. Premium page builders now have the ability to create theme templates, but the process, difficulty, and limitations are different for each page builder. This series provides a walk-through of options so you can…