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Shiny 2.0 is a fresh WordPress theme hot off the press! Some of the features are one-column, dark, black, shiny (!), journal-style, Tumblr-like and sweet. The theme is fast, even if it uses graphics for the layout, it’s XHTML Strict valid and it’s compatible with the latest WordPress version (3.1). Download the theme here:
Like I promised in a previous post, here is the code required to show latest 5 posts followed by 15 more, like on my homepage. You need to edit the index.php template and add 2 sub-loops separated by wp_reset_query(). Simple as that. Here is the entire index.php code (you should be able to pull the entire loop from there): <?php...
Today’s link is Danger Graphics [http://www.dangergraphics.com/]. Built on Movable Type blog platform, the web site shows us how to use contrast and dark colours to our advantage. Or theirs. Graphic design, illustration, interactive and motion concept really makes this site great.