Mantra and the not so buggy 1.5.6

The latest version of the Mantra Theme – 1.5.6 fixes all of the problems that 1.5.3 (the previous version released to the public) had. The process did take quite some time (about 2 weeks) because it took us a while to acknowledge and fix all the issues and then the …

Mantra and the buggy version 1.5.3

Although the newest version of the theme got accepted at WordPress, it did come with a few flaws. Don’t worry, they were fixed (hopefully) and a new version was submitted just moments ago. Nevertheless, installing the current live version of the theme (yours truly 1.5.3) found on the WordPress site, …

Mantra version 1.5 submitted to WordPress

The new and improved version of the Mantra Theme has been submitted to WordPress. Apart from giving the user a new set of shiny options to play with, we also improved the looks and friendliness of the admin section. We just hope we didn’t cross any boundaries WordPress can’t handle …

Mantra 1.0.12 update

After a gruesome wait of 8 days (these WordPress approval people can sometimes be terribly slow), the latest Mantra release of 1.0.12 is now being dispatched from the WordPress themes directory. This is a maintenance release, fixing a couple of bugs found since 1.0.10 came out: Fixed the Social buttons …

Mantra 1.0.10 update

Since version 1.0.7, the version that got accepted at WordPress, we’ve had 3 small updates, all minor bugfixes, the most important being the weird category listing bug that output something like “Warning: Missing argument 2 for get_term_children()” directly into the blog. If you’re getting this error please update your Mantra …

Mantra officially released

After long and painful work nights and after some minor setbacks which were out of our hands (no, we do not control WordPress… yet), Mantra, the official Riot Reactions WordPress theme has finally been approved and is now available for download. Grab it while it’s hot! 😀  

Mantra’s minor setback

Bad mantra yesterday… or was that karma… Well anyway… Mantra encountered its first minor setback yesterday, getting rejected by the WordPress reviewers, apparently the main issue being, quote: “does not clear float elements correctly”. Although we have not encountered this issue on our test systems (and do keep in mind …

Mantra Theme submited to WordPress

We have finally submitted our Mantra Theme (v.1.0.1) to the WordPress Theme directory for review. Although we have a lot more experience now than when we submitted the Zombie Apocalypse Theme, we still expect a few things to go wrong. The Theme Review process alone usually takes around 2 weeks, …

Mantra Beta Update

Mantra has entered Beta state. So it’s almost ready for submission to the WordPress Themes Directory. We just need to test it a bit. We have over 40 admin options which we’ll keep a secret until the theme launches. We’ll also need to edit the admin section a bit because …