Well, it’s been around 16 months since I first reviewed this them, called Sider, so I’ll have another look at it to see if anything has changed. Well, no, not really to be honest.
Sider is a wonderfully well designed, gorgeous looking WordPress portfolio theme, brought to you by GraphPaper Press, and Sider allows you to accomplish practically anything you can possibly imagine. Use Sider to sell digital products online, set up a stylish and professional blog and much more, all with ease and grace, a fantastically well documented and supported theme and more. This incredibly graceful WordPress template allows you to showcase your photographic artwork, or even graphic design or architectural renderings. No matter what type of art or craft you’re into, this well built and well appointed portfolio theme can bring your content to life. The design of Sider is incredibly innovative, capturing the imagination of your readers, which helps make a great first impression, which is crucial in developing your business. You only get one first impression, so let’s make it count, shall we?
Here’s a look at the Sider blog theme.
Sider is incredibly simple to customize, with an unbelievably straightforward approach to making every adjustment you want to the theme, whether you want to fix the footer or header design, add your custom logo file, move around text blocks and widgets or more. There are countless options to make this theme subtly different and completely unique. The Sider WP theme integrates with a plugin called ‘Sell Media’, made by GraphPaper Press, which enables you to sell photographs as digital downloads, or prints of your artwork. Either way, you’ll have a very refined theme to assist you to grow your company. And if you’re not selling photos, that’s fine too, Side allows you to sell a wide variety of projects. Basically, if it’s digitally downloadable, it’ll look great in an online shop powered by Sider. JetPack integration means you are able to have a delightful appearing portfolio page too, with a few simple clicks. The best part about JetPack is it is continuously updated and upgraded, so you’re not relying on some code that will go out of style before you even realize it. JetPack FTW! Customize things like typography, featured content sliders, lightbox galleries and more. Unlimited galleries, together with a purely responsive design, meaning that this theme can definitely help set your work apart, perfectly framing it and revealing how valuable it really is.
Woocommerce, paired with Easy Digital Downloads, allow this magical template to be possible to sell almost any merchandise that is digitally downloadable. That means, you do not have to only sell photography, you could sell music or eBooks as well. Even if you’re giving things away, it is not impossible to set up the product’s cost as ‘free’. Happily, Sider is not incredibly difficult to tweak, alter and edit to fit the needs of your web site, a variety of functions can be added, removed and changed to suit your business with the handy Theme Options panel, built right in. GraphPaper press has done everything they can to ensure this theme is easy to use, powerful and good looking too.
Okay, that’s that. I still really like this theme and maybe you will too?