Override the Pro Theme header assignment for specific pages and conditions

Michael BourneUpdated:


Themeco’s Pro Header Builder is pretty amazing. From it’s in depth controls to endless styling options, anyone can make a truly magnificent header. But what do you do when the specific page you’d like to target isn’t available as an assignment? How about when you want to show a specific header for logged in users? Or for different user roles? This little PHP snippet will do just that. But first, you need to get the post ID of the header you’d like to assign. The easy way to do that … Read More

Using Cloudflare Rocket Loader with X Theme 5 and Themeco Pro

Michael BourneUpdated:


Cloudflare has quickly become a popular choice among X users, and that’s no surprise. But early on we all noticed one distinct problem: Rocket Loader didn’t play nicely with Cornerstone. We quickly discovered that using a page rule to exclude cornerstone URLs from performance was the key to success. But with this new update, the target URL has changed. This is what you need to change your page rule to if you upgrade to X Theme 5 or Themeco Pro: *domain.com/x/* However, if you have changed the path of the … Read More

Updated Cornerstone Modal Plugin

Roy AngerUpdated:


Steve Woody’s Cornerstone Modal plugin has been used by a ton of X Theme users. During beta testing of the new version of X, Michael became aware that a few modifications were needed to make it compatible. Here is an updated version. How to choose the best wordpress host for x theme

Speed Matters. The X Theme web hosting review.

Michael BourneUpdated:


As we continue on the topic of website speed, it’s important to note one of the biggest contributing factors: your host. A great host can launch your site to speeds unimaginable by others, and a poor host can hold you back by great lengths. But as many of our readers know, there’s a lot of selection out there. That’s why we set out to help you make that choice, by completing in-depth reviews of 11 hosting packages. We tested them for speed, scripting benchmark scores, and their ability to handle … Read More