StudioPress Core Skills

If you learn just a few basic skills you can make much more use of your StudioPress theme and your website. Basic WordPress training If you need basic WordPress training such as how to make web pages, blog posts and navigation bars etc. I highly recommend that you invest in a lifetime membership to the … Read more

Genesis Portfolio Pro

This Genesis Portfolio Pro tutorial contains two videos. The first video shows you how to add a single portfolio to your site. The second video shows you how to add several Genesis Portfolio Pro portfolios to your site. In the first video I show you how to add one Genesis Portfolio Pro portfolio to your … Read more

StudioPress Flexible Layouts

Using the StudioPress Flexible Layouts Widget Areas in Altitude Pro Theme Several StudioPress themes have special code that automatically lays out the Front Page widget areas in different grid styles. These layouts change depending on how many widgets you place in each widget area. Video 1: A Basic Overview of Flexible Louts in Altitude Pro … Read more

Simple Social Icons Plugin

Simple Social Icons is a really simple plugin. You can download it from All you need to do is paste your social media page URLs in the relevant boxes. This plugin is used in most of the StudioPress demo sites. (This is an affiliate link 🙂   If you want to style the buttons use the … Read more

List of plugins used in StudioPress themes

Which plugins do you need?

To find your theme, press ctrl + F on your keyboard. then type the name of your theme into the search box.

Please note!

StudioPress themes will be changing dramatically from June 8th 2021. Please read this updated information about StudioPress themes.

This is a list of the plugins used in the StudioPress theme demo sites…

We’re only dealing with themes designed by StudioPress. Not third party themes.

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Adding an author box using WordPress and Genesis

I use the Genesis Framework and a StudioPress theme. This is how I added an author box below my blog posts. I also added some introductory text above the archive page for my blog posts. In the WordPress dashboard, go to… Users > Your Profile, there are three lots of information you can add. About … Read more

How to make Category And Tag Archive Listing Pages

Some themes let you add a headline and introductory text to these listing pages. Brian Clark calls these pages cornerstone content pages, because they’re a great way to make a central hub for posts on a specific topic. First watch this Category And Tag Archive Listing Pages videoThen scroll to the bottom of the page … Read more

Simple Edits Tutorial – a StudioPress, Genesis plugin

This Simple Edits tutorial is about a StudioPress plugin, you must be using the Genesis Framework to use this plugin. You use Simple Edits to show information above and below your blog post, things like… The post author’s name. The date the post was uploaded. A link to more posts in the same category. A … Read more

Genesis Responsive Slider Tutorial

How to set-up up your Genesis Responsive Slider Plugin just the way you want it. Not all StudioPress themes have a built in slider, if yours does, read on. First install and activate the Genesis Responsive Slider Plugin If your Genesis based theme is not mobile responsive, use the Genesis slider. If you have a … Read more

Genesis featured post widget, a tutorial

Using the Genesis featured post widget. Some but NOT ALL StudioPress themes have widget areas in the body of the home page. Magazine Theme is a typical example. If your theme has one of these widgetized home page layouts, follow this tutorial to see how you set up the Genesis featured post widgets on … Read more