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What Developers Need to Know About Theme Design

themeshaper.com | Feb. 27, 2015 | 10 min read

Mel Choyce shares tips for giving your themes a solid design base.

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Good starting points for anyone doing any design. I disagree slightly at this point though "You don’t need to be a designer to make a good theme — you just need to be conscious of your design decisions. Now go forth and theme!"
To make a good theme, yes. To make a great theme, not quite. Creating amazing interfaces takes first being naturally inclined to design and then second, having training in that. Without one or the other, one can be create average (even good) designs but there's a realm of awesome for people who possess both the gifting and have been trained