WordCamp Europe 2018

Whether you’ve just returned from Belgrade or you missed this year’s WordCamp Europe, the word is out – WordCamp Europe 2018 was awesome. Just like it is every year. No one could be surprised that WordPress enthusiasts had such an incredible time at WordCamp Europe 2018. You’ll be happy to hear that the number of passionate attendees rose and the no-shows dropped. That’s right – 2018 was a vintage WordCamp Europe with many important numbers increasing on 2017’s stats. The numbers We were also joined…Continue Reading “WordCamp Europe 2018: What People Are Saying + Our Reflections and Lessons Learned”

WCEU 2018 Comics

Hey guys! As you probably already know, ThemeIsle will go to WordCamp Europe 2018 as a media partner (we mentioned it on several occasions in our posts). The road so far has been fun; we had to modify our agenda a bit and get involved in helping the organizers with the promotion of the event, both on social media and here, on the blog. After doing interesting interviews with members of the organizing crew, joyous roundups with committed WordCamp-ers, and even an infographic comparing all the…Continue Reading “#WCEU 2018 Comics w/ ThemeIsle … Volunteer Roles, After Party, Speaker Sessions”

WordCamp Europe 2018

Unless you’ve lost track of your calendar, you know that WordCamp Europe 2018 is set to kick off in just about a week. And as you get ready to head off to Belgrade (or maybe just watch the WordCamp Europe livestream), we’re here with some tips to help you get the most from your upcoming WordCamp Europe experience. WordCamp Europe 2018: The basic details The main events at WordCamp Europe will span two days – June 15th and 16th. And everything is happening at the Sava…Continue Reading “A Beginner’s Guide to WordCamp Europe 2018: Get Ready for Belgrade!”

wordcamp europe by the numbers

There were several stats that we were seeking for this infographic, which we managed to cover actually: from the participating countries to volunteers, organizers, live streaming, fun events introduced yearly, the location of past editions, speakers, and other interesting facts about WCEU. And before I forget, let me just say that the organizers are doing a great job keeping alive one of the biggest WordPress events in the world. Kudos for that! 🙂 So… how did WordCamp Europe evolve since its premiere in 2013? Have…Continue Reading “[INFOGRAPHIC] WordCamp Europe by the Numbers! All #WCEU Editions Compared (From 2013 to 2018)”

ThemeIsle is an official media partner at #WCEU 2018

Hey guys, it’s news time in the ThemeIsle camp! As you probably noticed, we love going to WordCamps. The next WCEU will be a bit different for us, though, because we will officially be attending it as media partners 🎊🍾. We applied late in 2017 and now we’ve got the confirmation that ThemeIsle will help the organizers with the promotion of the event. In case you missed it, we also did a great mirror interview featuring Jenny Beaumont (the current WCEU team leader) and Petya…Continue Reading “ThemeIsle Is an Official Media Partner at WordCamp Europe 2018! #WCEU”

Ad Blocker Notify acquired

We’re excited to announce that one of our WordPress plugins has just found a new home: Ad Blocker Notify has been acquired by Admiral! Ad Blocker Notify now joins an already existing solution for helping publishers solve their ad-block losses. Admiral is the leader in the space, offering a comprehensive suite built specifically to help web and mobile publishers understand the impact of ad-blocking for their site. Given Admiral’s focus on the advertising market, we are happy to find such a great match for Ad…Continue Reading “We’re Handing Over the Ad Blocker Notify Plugin to Admiral”

Ad Blocker Notify acquired

Things are changing fast in the WordPress themes market, and we are not the kind of company to stand in the back and just look on passively, so we have some exciting news as well! Two things: First, something you might have noticed, we’ve invited other theme authors – ones whose work we know and admire – to make their themes available to our customers (that’s you!) as part of our standard membership programs. (More on the memberships here.) Apart from that, we’ve decided to…Continue Reading “What’s New in Hestia – Our Flagship Product – Free Material Design WordPress Theme”

WORDCAMP EUROPE #WCEU 2017 – WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING + OUR REFLECTIONS

Spoiler alert: WordCamp Europe 2017 was awesome! Not the biggest WordCamp Europe to date, but still awesome! It’s been nearly two weeks since we left the halls of Les Docks de Paris and went back to our everyday lives. Having time to reflect, here are our thoughts on the event and everything that happened: The numbers Okay, first, let’s talk about the elephant in the room. This event has been advertised as the biggest WordCamp to date. Around 3000 tickets sold, and a venue ready…Continue Reading “WordCamp Europe #WCEU 2017 – What People Are Saying + Our Reflections and Lessons Learned”

ThemeIsle membership plans

Ever since Zerif Lite has been restored to the WordPress.org repository we’ve been hard at work rethinking our ThemeIsle membership plans in an effort to be more in tune with what our users actually want and have been asking for. The no.1 thing that’s on everybody’s mind, as you’d imagine, are new themes and plugins. Long story short, we have those for you! Some brand new themes joining the ThemeIsle library First of all, if you’re already a customer, just go to your Purchase History…Continue Reading “New ThemeIsle Membership Plans Launched – New Themes, New Plugins, Fast Support, Free Hugs”

WCEU 2017 preview WordCamp Europe

We had so much fun in Vienna last year that our whole team can barely wait to relive the WordCamp Europe experience again this summer! Thankfully, in less than two short weeks, we’ll get the chance to head off to Paris to do it all over again – here comes WCEU 2017!

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Meet Belise

We’ve been busy since our recent launch of Hestia, an awesome material design theme. While Hestia was an all-purpose business theme, we’ve gone niche with Belise, our newest addition to the ThemeIsle shop. The Belise WordPress theme is focused on restaurants, bars, and other food-related business. It’s our first foray into the niche, and we’re excited to show you everything that this theme can do. In this post, you’ll learn more about the theme’s functionality as well as get a peek at some behind the…Continue Reading “Meet Belise – Our New Minimalist WordPress Theme for Restaurants”

Meet Hestia

The last 3 months have been very busy in the shop. First, we launched TheMotion – not only our first video theme, but also the first theme that we made available through ThemeForest. And now, it’s time for a new chapter! Hestia is the name of our latest creation – a slick material design theme for business. It comes in 2 flavors – one of them free – and it’s not just another WordPress theme, it has an interesting story behind it. Tune in: Introducing…Continue Reading “Meet Hestia – New Free WordPress Theme for Business”

WordCamp US 2016 Recap

This year’s WordCamp US 2016 was a tough journey for us. On the one hand, sure, we were incredibly psyched to go to the US and take part in this huge event. But on the other, the “getting there” part wasn’t that straightforward at all. More than 24 hours on the road, one bus after another, then 2 connecting flights, then some more buses … and that’s just one way. So, was the trip worth it for us? Did we enjoy the event? More importantly,…Continue Reading “After #WCUS 2016 – Our First WordCamp US … Breaking the Ice, Volunteering, and Contributing in Philly”

Black Friday 2016 Hosting Deals

Hosting is this one crucial thing that no WordPress website can live without. Combine that with the biggest shopping craze of the year, and we have ourselves the top Black Friday 2016 hosting deals available. If you’re in the market for a new hosting plan right now, you’re going to find the following Black Friday 2016 hosting deals very interesting: Note. If your favorite deal isn’t available yet (some of them will only go live on Nov 25th), bookmark this page and come back to it…Continue Reading “Black Friday 2016 Hosting Deals”