Ipseity Personal Branding WordPress Theme

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“Personal Branding” is extremely important in today’s digital economy. Knowing how to effectively manage it is equally important, if not more so.

What most people forget is that the moment you’re born you begin a journey of digital-equity building whether you like it or not. (You can thank your parents for that in some cases…!)

The question is whether you will take control of it… because if you don’t someone else will (or the masses).

I decided that I’d rather manage it instead of the social media landscape that could do whatever they wanted with it, for better or for worse really.

So, I bought JohnSaddington.com (site has changed, link to DEMO below) and just sat on it for awhile, but I wasn’t sure what I should do with it.

It looked like this for a while:

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Obviously it couldn’t stay like that. At first I thought I should purchase some ready-made website (like GetNectar.com who was an obvious inspiration but will set you back 200 bucks or so… but they do have some amazing other versions and flavors!) or off-the-shelf app or theme. … Bleh. I knew I could do better for free.

So, I set out to develop a WordPress theme that would help do that in a creative and attractive way. I wanted something simple, elegant, and super easy to change as my brand changed. I wanted it super light weight, memorable, and had elements that mattered.

I also wanted to make it readily available at no cost to my friends, family, and many others, especially in today’s economy.

I’ve had a lot of friends laid off recently and as they search for jobs and as businesses/recruiters/HR managers review their credentials and use Google to help find the “real” you (hopefully they don’t find the MySpace picture of you half-naked and piss-drunk) wouldn’t it be nice, I thought, if they found YourName.com instead with an attractive and impactful first impression?

Right. You get the picture.

So the Ipseity Personal Branding WordPress Theme was born.

Ipseity Personal Branding WordPress Theme

“Ipseity” means selfhood, or individual identity. I couldn’t think of a better name for the theme (and I wanted something original).

It’s powered by WordPress, it’s super light weight, around 150kb total file size (without background images), only 3 .php files, 1 .css file, and 2 essential .gifs (the arrow keys), and a js folder for the side-scrolling action.

It’s also easily styled with H1/H2/H3 tags and you can add images… heck, you could even make it a photo portfolio with style!

I’ve included a few backgrounds for inspiration as you can see as well as a few screenshots of how to control the styling. It’s pretty simple and straightforward.

Here are some examples:

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How To Manage Ipseity

ipseitywordpresstheme11I made it super easy to manage, update, and change.

Each section is just a single blog entry/post.

Yeah, it’s that easy.

I’ve even included “dummy data” for you to import into your WordPress install so you can get started even faster.

picture-11The following images show you how it all works (there’s not much…).

If you want to add images like the last example, just make sure that they are 940 pixels wide by 600 pixels tall to fit perfectly into the theme.

The theme is pretty strict in terms of width, so I wouldn’t deviate from these dimensions, unless you do something like a much smaller image for a bio image.

Again, you could have an all-image gallery for your personal brand or portfolio.

Mix it up with alternating images and text.

The sky is the limit here.

To manage the actual text, I’m just using H1/H2/H3 tags for the main title and copy below.

The regular “paragraph” text is available to use as well, of course.

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And finally, to change the background, just change the following name of the file in the “images” folder:

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Ok. I’m Ready. I Want To Download It!

Here you go. Have fun and tell others!

Please feel free to comment and leave examples of your personal brand site using Ipseity! It’ll help other people visualize what others have done with the theme and the possibilities. Think of it as a community activity.

Again, feel free to leave your thoughts, comments, and “improvements”…! And let me know if you use it! I want to see some kickbutt examples!

Oh, and one final thing: If you need a cheap (but good and legit) host to get a new .com website, check out this deal I’m sporting here with Dreamhost.com!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/supermoonman Steven Rossi

    Wow…I like the looks of that! I definitely see myself using this in the near future. Looks great.

  • EpicFaith

    Thank you my WordPress Ninja friend. This is EPIC!

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      you are welcome friend of ninja wordpress man.

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    ;) thanks!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/rhettsmith rhettsmith

    EPIC….best yet….

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/Concerned_Mom Concerned_Mom

    Help? I soooo need to brand my blog and other social networking for my ministry but I am lost… http://www.cyndysalzmann.wordpress.com.

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      moving to a self-hosted wordpress install is the first place to start…!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/eric_f1312 Eric F

    Very cool usage of WP – great personal branding theme

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      Sure thing!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/theschu theschu

    I'm so excited to implement this for myself! Thanks for making this happen :)

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/blair_andress blair_andress

    Thanks, John. I have it set up on blairandress.com, but I have not had any time to tweak it yet. It is absolutely amazing, though!

  • spencer

    great stuff. this is a really sexy, smooth theme to use.

    i'm wondering also if there's a way to make a specific page be the blog updates. it looks like the one drawback of using this theme is that you lose the having a blog. it'd be cool to include that without making the theme too busy.

    also, i'm having some trouble with the link buttons.

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      try downloading the theme again. i fixed a few things.

      • Steven

        I'm having problems with the link buttons as well, and I'm using the latest version.

  • http://alleneskelin.com Allen Eskelin

    Just what I was looking for. THANK YOU!
    http://alleneskelin.com

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  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    blair, looks great! share the love man!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/SynapticLight Phillip Gibb

    wow this is good stuff
    gonna have to give this a go
    :-)

  • http://www.intensedebate.com/people/supermoonman Steven Rossi

    Hm, unless I'm doing something wrong, I'm having trouble with those js buttons. On a fresh install of WP, I'm not able to get the pages to turn. I even uploaded your dummy content to make sure I wasn't doing something wrong on that front. If you're curious, my site is <a href=”http://stevenjrossi.com.” target=”_blank”>http://stevenjrossi.com. It currently looks a bit like your site, that is, only the first post of your site. I'll keep fooling with it, though.

    Edit: Now that I look at it, I noticed that all the links on the page do a weird flashing thing that also makes them unclickable. I tried it in a couple different browsers, and it did the same thing. It's probably some really obvious problem that I'm just overlooking.

    Edit 2: I have no idea why the link in this comment to my site won't work.

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      Try downloading the theme again, overwriting all files. let me konw if that works.

      • http://intensedebate.com/people/supermoonman Steven Rossi

        Looks to me like that did it.

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    ;) word!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    of course dude!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    word up.

  • http://w2christina.blogspot.com Christina

    this is way cool. I want one now. But…someone already has my name.com :( It's a furniture company. Now what?!

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      You can get a different one…! PCNAMES.com … be creative!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/Rogue37 Bill Bolte

    That's awesome. Great job.

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      thanks bill! let us know when you got yours up!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/kkcoolj kkcoolj

    Thanks! Finally found a background image I can be happy with for awhile (at least for 24 hours I'd guess). It might be cool to integrate an auto-rotator for backgound images. Throw all images in the folder and have the theme auto pick a random one.

    I also added a link to the admin login page to the template so that I can edit without manually typing in the http…./wp-admin/ URL manually.

    Also, being the avg. non-reader, I scanned your directions above and assumed the 940px wide specs were for the background image. The 940px is for a photo to be displayed without cropped by the arrows right? And the background is 1440px wide I believe, right?

    This is awesome.

    Time to add Google Analytics, SEO plug-in for better url nominclature and…

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      dude, i dig the background too. that's cool. the background is best as a tiled version… because other monitors might have bigger (or smaller) screen resolutions…

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/Beaconhillnw Jim

    EPIC

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      epic is as epic does.

  • Tyler

    Me likey! You make a good point about personal branding… I haven't put much effort into, but you've done a great job making it easier to get started. Thanks man!

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      thanks tyler!

  • Andy McMahon

    My Father In Law was looking for me to find a way to do his site. I think this is it. Sheer Genius Brother!

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      sure thing! pass the love on.

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/henryjz Henry Zonio

    Awesome! I'll have to use this in the near future. Right now my name points to my children's ministry blog. Thanks for all the sharing of these themes

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      of course henry, right on.

  • Spence

    I was pretty much wondering the same thing!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/JakeSchwein JakeSchwein

    Very nice!!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/kkcoolj kkcoolj

    First pass at the Ipseity WP Theme: http://www.kennyjahng.com

    Thanks! Now it's time to go trolling for a new background image.

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      That's beautiful! great job. love the nice small touches you made… !

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/Beaconhillnw Jim

      that's awesome

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/supermoonman Steven Rossi

    I threw some php in there to pull the first post separately from the rest of the posts so that I could apply individual styling to the first post.

    Also, I lean towards the SEO camp that holds to one h1 per page, although I'm not too strict about it. For that reason, I applied your h1 styling to the h2's in every post except the first, so that there's consistency in design while the code keeps the important stuff distinguished.

    Just some thoughts for you…

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      Steven,

      Word! it's open to being creative. This was just a simple jump-off. rock it dude!

  • http://samluce.com Sam

    John,

    rockin theme. I love it. Thnanks for sharing.

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    sure thing dude.

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/chriswheat chriswheat

    John – can you think of any easy way to pull someones latest tweet and display it? Is it even possible to do that in a post?

    • http://www.digital-golfer.com David

      Chris

      I know this is a very old question, but yes it is possible to pull an individual tweet and post it in post. Take a look at Digital-Golfer.com – we have done this with a whole bunch of pro-golfers. If you want the code just let me know.

  • jasonclarke

    Is there any way to use this as a front-end for an already-existing blog? I've got a long-standing blog at my domain (jasonclarke.net), and I'd like to leave all the posts there and continue to use it as a regular blog, but it would be fantastic to use Ipseity as a front-end gateway. Does anyone know of a way to move the root of the existing blog to a subfolder (jasonclarke.net/blog/) for example, without messing with the permalinks for existing pages, and then use Ipseity at the root of the site? Or is this idea just silliness?

  • http://solarcrash.com Lon

    very cool, i'll be testing it out!

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      sweet!

  • http://bretttilford.com Brett

    Be sure to give some props to Nectar for your inpsiration bro http://getnectar.com

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      I heard a bunch of you guys goto buckhead church.

      word up.

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      oh, and yes, you guys were definitely an inspiration… design wise, perhaps not spelling…

      ;)

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      Updated to represent! you guys rock!

  • http://wix.com/resume/christinameyer Christina

    Welp, I already invested prior to a domain and hosting site for a blog type thing at servantsdiary.com (still in the works)

    BUT…you have me some ideas for this free wix flash site I had been working on. http://www.wix.com/resume/christinameyer

    I'm no expert but it was fun putting this together. :)

  • http://www.intensedebate.com/people/MarcoBaylon MarcoBaylon

    EPIC. Can I set this up as a Page on my site? ( I want to keep my theme/blogs )

    (found via ChurchCrunch)

    edit: just read the other comments. yes, something like what they said : )

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      install a new wordpress on a subdomain or off the main page like SOMETHING.COM/ipseity… or whatever.

      On Thu, Apr 2, 2009 at 12:59 AM, John Saddington <johnsaddington@gmail.com> wrote:
      thanks!

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      Thanks!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    yeah, you could do that pretty easily… hmm…

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/hsojeel hsojeel

    wtg, good hotness.

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/tdanwilliams tdanwilliams

    How do you design most of your… well, designs? Photoshop, straight code, dreamweaver(haha), or what? I'm trying to learn some and wanting to know the best methods.

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    I do it while i should be sleeping and lots of caffeine while fighting a migraine in my underpants at 3 in the morning on a friday night.

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/dave8 dave8

    help! am i doing something wrong? the first entry is not displayed – just a blank screen. all other entries display fine, but the first one (which appears last in the site, if you get me) is empty. http://davidsharpe.net …….. any idea why? what am i doing wrong?!

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      I see it… are you using rev3?

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/dave8 dave8

    using firefox 3.0.8 ………

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/dave8 dave8

    argh. why can't i see it? (what DID you mean by rev3?) i am using the latest version of your theme. it's very strange.

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      I can see it.

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  • http://intensedebate.com/people/BobbyShirley Bobby Shirley

    I must be missing something. I downloaded the theme, got it installed. How do I import the "dummy" data?

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      On the left side, under Tools… ;)

  • http://www.brentter.com Brent

    I've found that using the Custom Post Order Plugin helps in re-arranging posts/pages already written – http://blogs.ubc.ca/support/plugins/custom-post-o

    Thanks for this great template!

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  • http://brendancosgrove.com brendan cosgrove

    Loving the theme! It's my first venture into WordPress too. Thanks for keeping it simple!

    http://brendancosgrove.com

  • Richard

    I can't get my left arrow to work the right arrow works.
    I've downloaded V3 (4) times and reinstalled it plus uninstalled the theme and reinstalled it over and over.

    Love the theme and appreciate the work you've done.

    By the way, I just checked it with FireFox Version 3 and both arrows work, But I use Internet Explorer 7 pretty much all the time, and ideals for it working in I E 7…

    Be Blessed, Richard

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    Ah. I'll have to take a look into that…

    • Richard

      Ok, Thanks…You Rock!

      Thanks, Richard

  • Joel

    Great theme! Thank you.

  • http://www.matblogg.se Christopher Anderton

    Cheers! Do you plan to have some licsene on this one+ GPL, or CC?

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/jtyerse Jeremy

    another great theme john.
    digg it! http://digg.com/d1neSy

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/kevinpaquet Kevin Paquet

    I'm using this theme on one of my unused domains right now,thanks.

  • Richard

    I pretty much have my site or Gateway to my sites set up, I still have a few changes to make but it is close.
    The only thing is that the left arrow button don't work in Internet Explore but will in Fire Fox. I'm going to wait and see if there is a fix for this before I do anymore to it. I noticed that some others wanted to set it up like I have this one set up in earlier messages. All I did was set up wordpress in the root directory and then rename the index.html to something different likr slide.html so that the Ipseity theme would come up when you pull up your site, then point your blog or what ever to the new name, like slide.html or blog.html this way you don't have to create a different directory unless you have many web soted like I do.

    My website is at http://www.whatfolder.com

    Hope this helps someone else on here, Richard

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  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    You can do that easily by just changing the “date” on the actual post.

    • arm

      can you show me some example.. where to edit.. I really no idea how to do that..
      I write all post in same date.. so how to change to actual date..

      • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

        if you "edit" the post you can change the date on the right hand side.

        • arm

          owh… thankyou.. I will follow your instruction… hope it works..

  • arm

    I have a problem… I'm using this theme for company profile. Because this theme using landscape view, so I have very minimal post can be added. I just start adding content, suddenly I see the link for #1 is until #10, how I can expend the page into my desire number..

    thankyou..

  • http://koffiekitten.com koffiekitten

    Looks fab! Great work, this screams new website online for me!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    what? I didn't delete any comments…?

  • Richard

    I poste a good post but you took it off, why would you do that?

  • http://newwpthemes.net Susan

    This is definitely a NEW type of theme. Great work!

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  • Richard

    I love your theme and really want to use it!
    Is there any update on the left arrow button working in Internet Explorer and one other thing It seems that you can only show 10 slides or post, it want show more than that.

    Thanks, Richard

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      You can make it show more by goign to your options page and changing the “reading” to more than 10.

      • Richard

        How stupid do I feel, Thanks. It worked but you already know that!
        I think I got the arrow working in Internet Explorer, will wait a day or two before I claim victory over it LOL!

        Hey you Rock and thanks for putting up with me, be blessed!

        If anyone wants to see how I set it up as a Gateway to my other sites you can view it here.

        http://www.whatfolder.com or http://www.Bitlockers.com

        Richard

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  • Mike

    Great theme. tried Beta 003. JS sliders don;t work. Checked the theme and the a href just points the root of the blog. Any ideas. Upgraded to 2.7.1. Does this theme need any additional plugins? Thank you

  • nelson

    hi! great great theme you have created!
    just one question, what i have to do, for this theme work with categories? is it possible? i tried but it didn't work…

    thanks!

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      It's not really meant to work with categories… it's quite limited actually.

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/theschu theschu

    Hey John, I finally got my own ipseity-based blog running (johncschuster.com). Thanks for making this theme. I've been looking everywhere for a way to embed a lifestream on one of the pages, and I thought I would ask you if you know of a way that still follows the form and function of the theme.

    Thanks!

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      i'm looking into that…

      • http://intensedebate.com/people/theschu theschu

        cool. I'm excited to see what you come up with. I love the theme so far, and have already gotten a few of my friends into it. :)

  • louise

    this is fantastic. attractive and simple.

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      thanks! enjoy!

  • http://www.chitalishteddinev.com Читалище

    Good theme :)

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      :)

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  • Lantz Howard

    I am having trouble with H1/H2/H3…this does not show up when I go to add a post?

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  • http://intensedebate.com/people/zacharyb zacharyb

    Thanks for the awesome template.

    I just basically posted the guts so far, but you can see my version at http://www.ZackRiesland.com.

    I want to tweak out the content and incorporate some SEO opitmization. This is also sweet because it shows so much of the background image that it can be highly customized.

    Thanks a ton!

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      SWEET! looks swell! thanks for using it! pass the love!

  • http://www.zumzuma.ro zumzuma

    Oauuu..coool

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      ;)

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/vee_tran Vy Tran

    Decided to use Ipseity as a photography portfolio. I'll probably change the background and arrows soon.

    http://portfolio.veethirtythree.com/

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      That's awesome!

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  • Chris

    Hey man. Great theme. I can't get it to work though. The first post shows up fine, but when I hit the next arrow I get nothing (error cannot find page stuff). Any idea what I'm doing wrong? I reinstalled the theme a couple times and even reinstalled wordpress. Nothing. Thanks.

    Here's my site: http://wikicarson.com

    • http://www.kunonline.com Kun

      Hi Chris, I had the same issue.

      Did you install the js folder separately into your wordpress js library?

      • http://www.coureurduchablais.eu doune

        I have the same issue.. Do you find any solution about that ?

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  • http://intensedebate.com/people/gbrenna Graham Brenna

    Okay… I can't figure out how to change the background… ? where is that code where I change the file name?

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/gbrenna Graham Brenna

      yeah… I figured it out… imported the wrong root folder onto my server… haha… [bangs head against wall] ;)

  • http://lofistl.com bill streeter

    Couple of thoughts …

    I think it would better if you made it so you can use wordpress pages rather than posts for the content. Also use the page titles for the H1 tags rather than asking the user to format it themselves. Also maybe ad blog functionality back in if one might want it–I understand this would require quite a bit more theme design work but I'm pretty sure a lot of people are gonna want that.

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      Bill,

      I'm looking at doing a complete overhaul of the system.

      ;)

  • http://www.chrisfromcanada.com Chris

    Would it work to use custom fields in the posts to change the background graphic?

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      You can do whatever you'd like…!

      —Sorry for the brevity and rampant spelling errors… This was obviously “Sent from my iPhone”.

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  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    Andy,

    the blog post should have some dimensions… and make sure you have the right version.

  • Andy McMahon

    Hrmm. I love this theme… But I am having a few issues.
    the arrow buttons are not showing up..
    Back button doesn't work (Firefox back button) if you've clicked left or right.
    what size image do you recommend?

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/outdoorliving Aaron

      The readme file John provided with the theme has the picture dimenions in it. (I don't know what they are off the top of my head since I'm on a different computer.) You can check there to get the size you need.

      And about your buttons, are you using a black background? If so, the buttons are black and transparent so they won't show up. I reversed the colors on my version. You're free to steal them, if you'd like:

      http://www.aaronmelton.com/about/wp-content/theme
      http://www.aaronmelton.com/about/wp-content/theme

      You'll need to either overwrite your current buttons or save them in the same directory and change the filename in the source file. (All that's assuming that you can't see the button because of a black background.)

      BTW, the backspace key won't work because the page scrolls using Java. You're not actually advancing to a new web page when you click the link…

      • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

        word! thanks for that aaron!

      • Andy McMahon

        You guys rock!

        I guess I should have been more clear. The buttons are not showing up, and they are showing the alternate text. (left and right) SO, I'm not sure. I just re-added the latest release just to be sure. It's still not working. I see where you recommended image sizes for a picture in a post.. but not for the actual background image, and I don't see it in the read me either. It's ok though, I'm sure I can figure it out. I apologize if I'm making this more difficult than it really is. (I really am not completely clueless. ha)

        • http://intensedebate.com/people/outdoorliving Aaron

          Andy,

          1. The URL for your name is wrong. You're missing a "." between "www" and "ts-whatever…" :)
          2. I looked at the source code for your Ipseity install and see what you're talking about. I pulled the URL for your images out of the source and threw them into the browser to see what would happen:
          http://www.4tsi.com/macadvantage/wp-content/theme

          I receive an error:
          "The image “http://www.4tsi.com/macadvantage/wp-content/theme… cannot be displayed, because it contains errors."

          Not sure what's up with that, but try over-writing those with these:
          http://www.aaronmelton.com/about/wp-content/theme
          http://www.aaronmelton.com/about/wp-content/theme

          See if that works?

          What do you want for your background? Do you want to tile an image or just have a single image?

          • Andy McMahon

            hrm. crazy thing. If i put the images on picasa and put the link in the code, it works fine.. must be dreamhost or something.. (Which appears to have my site down for right now… so.. ) I guess I can just use picasa to pull the images..

            • http://intensedebate.com/people/outdoorliving Aaron

              Don't use Picasa to host your pictures for your site; Leave them on your website.

              Not knowing what's going on with that server (which I verified is down right now), it might have something to do with these images not displaying correctly (or not). My final suggestion at this point is when the server comes back up to save these images as jpegs and replace the png link in the code with the new file name and see what happens. (Although using Picasa seems to indicate the problem is with your server and not your browser, etc.)

              • Andy McMahon

                Thanks!

                Yeah, I went ahead and tried the .Jpg thing before I came here. (Shoulda mentioned that too) DIdn't work.. Maybe when the site comes back up, we'll be golden.. Maybe. ;) I imagine we'll find out soon if that works or not. If not, I can easily submit a ticket. I had noticed earlier on another part of my site *.gif image wasn't showing up. perhaps this is all related.

                • http://intensedebate.com/people/outdoorliving Aaron

                  Site is up.

                  • Andy McMahon

                    yah, I put in a support ticket… Will update when I hear something.

  • Andy McMahon

    I accidentally changed the settings on my FTP client. for the transfer type. I changed them back and all is good!

    Dang I'm silly.

    Thanks for all of the help!

  • http://www.kevinholtsberry.com Kevin Holtsberry

    I can seem to get it to work. The home page works but when you click on the arrows it takes you to the url plus the site name. Am I missing something?

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      did you set it up correctly? is it showing posts or pages?

      • http://kevinholtsberry.com Kevin Holtsberry

        Never mind. Used the dummy file and got it to work. Thanks!

      • Eddie

        Having the same problem. Arrows take me to a nonexistent page. Tried a reinstall of the theme with your newest version but still no joy. Ideas?

        • http://bdrhodes.com Brandon

          Did you fix this problem, Eddie? Having same issue…

  • http://kevinholtsberry.com Kevin Holtsberry

    Can anyone help me with adding a 404 template? I changed the content when using this theme and I need a 404 file for those searching for that old content.

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  • Tupieta

    OMG this theme rocks my socks!

    I am happy to say I put it to good use. Please check it out! I hope you like it ^_^

    http://tupieta.com

  • http://zakwhite.com Zak White

    commenting again just so I can subscribe to the thread. failed to do it the first time. :)

  • http://zakwhite.com Zak White

    Thanks John. The theme is PERFECT for something I am doing except for that I can't get the arrow buttons that move the content to work?

    Here is the address: http://zakwhite.com/namethischurch

    I have tried removing the theme and re-installing manually a few times. Odd. Only thing I've changed is the background image in the .css document.

    Ideas?

    • Billy

      I'm probably completely wrong and you might have already tried this, but does it work if you disable the plug-in that form uses?

      • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

        “disable the plugin”…? i don't have one here…

        • Billy

          Zak does. I know it's probably a long shot, but my guess is that the form plug-in he uses doesn't play nice with the theme. That form has a few other problems anyways. For example, it doesn't seem to want to show a submit button in IE. The submit shows up in Chrome but it still throws the same scripting error resulting in the navigation being broken.

          • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

            ah. i gotcha.

      • http://zakwhite.com Zak White

        trying that now. thanks!

      • http://zakwhite.com Zak White

        IT WORKS! You were right BIlly! Thanks bro!. now to find a form that DOES work…google forms anyone?

        :)

  • http://www.meikoseymour.com Meiko

    Hey Jon,

    I fell in love with this theme about a month ago. I saved up some money and got myself a hossting site and everything so i could host my wordpress stuff JUST so that i could have this!

    BUT…

    Its not going so well for me :( I have spent the last 8 hours trying to figure how to work this and enhance it for my needs. Sadly, i cant get past just getting it to work. When i use the buttons to scroll to the next page, it doesnt work "Page not found". Also, i'd like to be able to use this theme for my blog in general and i have written about 50 blog posts but none of them are able to fit. Is there a way to expand this? I desperately need help. Coming here to ask you was my last resort because i know you are busy but…help a brotha out!

    word.

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      Hook me up iwth an admin account and I'll take a look…

      ;)

  • tupieta

    Hey I'm using your theme here! http://tupieta.com

    I <3 you.

  • billy

    I know I'm late to the party but seriously… This theme is great. By far one of the best freely available ones I've seen in a while.

    You need to take a look at your comments though. Page 6 + Paris Hilton and a certain tape. I'm pretty sure that doesn't belong.

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      Billy,

      Thanks for that! i'm going to clean that up… spammers….

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/outdoorliving Aaron

    haha!

    Now it's my turn: You got owned. :P

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    yeah. i did.

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  • Zoeyjane

    I have a question about adding pages into the template: how would I go about removing the slider function for them? I'm assuming that I need to create a page.php file from the index.php and remove the slider calls, but I'm pretty unfamiliar with php. Help, please?

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      It's probably better to just find another theme…?

      • Zoeyjane

        Damn. I thought you'd say that. *insert pouty face, here*

        • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

          sad!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    Hmm. I wonder if that the linkage is broken on the template… hmm.

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/chrissulli chrissulli

    Nevermind. Deleted the png and reupped it. Working now.

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    word.

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/chrissulli chrissulli

    The left arrow on mine isn't showing up. The image is in the folder and the right arrow is working. http://www.chrissulli.com/about

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/crucialencountr Andy McMahon

    Hrm. Any reason I can only have 10 posts? Trying to work on this project, I've made 13 'posts' and published them. It rotates back to the first page after the tenth…

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      your settings only allow 10. change the number from 10 to whatever in “reading”.

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    Not pages… Posts! If u need more help, goto churchcrunch.com/forums

    —ECGSorry for the brevity and rampant spelling errors… This was obviously “Sent from my iPhone”.

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    make sure in your settings it's showing posts (reading)… not pages. should be fine from there.

  • Eddie

    that's got it. many many thanks.

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  • billy

    Thanks again for this great theme. I'm using now on a website for a local non-profit preschool. It doesn't have much info on it yet because I'm still waiting back to hear exactly what content they want, but so far so good. THANKS!

  • http://twitter.com/clyderandall @clyderandall

    This is exactly what I have been looking for! Thank You for sharing your amazing wordpress hack-magic!!! http://www.clyderandall.com/

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

    great!

  • http://intensedebate.com/people/clayhebert clayhebert

    (also posted on Church Crunch forums)

    I love the Ipseity WordPress theme and have it deployed on two sites.

    Everything is working great but the arrow nav buttons aren't working in IE6 or IE7.

    The sites are http://www.clayhebert.com and http://www.tribeswin.com. Working great in Firefox and Safari.

    If you need me to create you an admin account, I'm happy to.

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      Cool. I'll take a look. i'm not a big IE fan, so, i'm not sure I'd make it work for IE6 anyways.

      :)

      • http://intensedebate.com/people/clayhebert clayhebert

        Thanks, John. I agree completely – I don't use IE anymore either and I'm not a big fan. That's why I didn't even notice it for a few weeks. Someone told me.

        The only reason I care is because corporate clients might find me via the site and IE still dominates a lot of corporate environments.

        I'll email you an admin login, in case you want it.

        • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

          Haha!

          Time for them to get upgraded.

          ;)

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  • hüseyin

    this is excellent and so simple.
    also simplicity is the best.

    thank you.

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  • http://intensedebate.com/people/Steve_Bradley Steve_Bradley

    Sporting the Ipseity theme over here: http://DrSteveBradley.com

    Seems to be working great! Will give you some link love on twitter as well. Thanks John.

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  • Carl

    I am having problems with the scroller buttons to, they just not scrolling through the posts.

    I have removed all plugins so they are not conflicting with the javascript.

    I have reinstalled the theme, running the latest wordpress.

    I only have posts no pages.

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      hm. that should do it. you've upgraded wp?

      • Carl

        Nope – when I click on the next buttons, its returning a 404, I noticed in your URL's a "hash" but mine is just displaying a 404….

        So basically I should just create posts and then should automatically pick up?

        Is there any special permalinks settings?

        • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

          shouldn't need much permalink settings.

  • mr shirley

    hi, the scrolling buttons don't seem to work on internet explorer. please could you advise?

  • http://www.admartinator.de ad

    Thanks for that fantastic theme.

    BTW: What about killing those spam here in the comments? Or do you like that kind of input? ;)

    • John

      Yes. I’m cleaning out right now… issues with spam control… ugh.

  • http://twitter.com/admartinator @admartinator

    Thanks for that wonderful theme. I use it here: http://www.admartinator.de

  • http://hoomygumb.com Jay F. Kay

    Hi there,

    thank you for this really great wordpress theme. I love it!

    I’ve got a little question about the site rotating from this pics on the top of this page. How does this rotation work? Is there any code to add the theme? Thanks for help… :-)

    CU, Jay

  • http://videoworshipbackgrounds.com Daniel Roberts

    First off, thanks for the awesome theme. It really is incredible.

    I’m having a problem with it though. I’ve got an embedded youtube clip left aligned on my second post. On about half the computers I try it on, it’s bleeding over onto the first post. Any ideas how to stop this?

    • http://videoworshipbackgrounds.com Daniel Roberts

      Problem solved. I added wmode=”opaque” to the embed tag and it works.

  • http://www.odinsandoval.com Odin

    Very nice theme.
    I install the theme but, i have seruis problems with Internet Explorer 7, i don’t use that, but my boss yes and he say, hey! don’t work!.

    The arrows don’t work (both) and the is very very big.

    http://www.odinsandoval.com please see in explorer in firefox works fine

    some body knows how to fixit thanks.

    • John

      cool. i’ll have to take a look.

  • David Jones

    2 simple updates for Ipseity theme.

    1. On lines 40,42 of of the theme's style.css this appears:
    "position: left;"
    This is invalid CSS. The fix is just to delete this. It doesn't change the appearance, but it makes it fail CSS validation.

    2. Inside the theme's header.php:
    <script src="<?php bloginfo('template_directory'); ?>/js/swfobject.js" type="text/javascript"></script>

    But the theme doesn't include any Shockwave Flash, so this should be deleted for quicker load times.

  • David Jones

    A suggested update to the Ipseity theme's style.css. Add this:
    div#mid { margin-left: 80px; }

    Without this change, … when you resize your browser window (and make it narrow)
    the post displayed in the middle slides underneath the left arrow.

    This small change fixes that problem.

  • Rolland Castro

    hmmm only seems to do three posts… all earlier posts seem nonexistent in the site… lovely themes you make btw!

  • Rolland Castro

    disregard my previous post. I figured it out… dumb "reading" setting haha

  • Nathan

    Any suggestion on how/if this could translate to a mobile device (particularly in the iPhone/Android class)?

    • John

      eh, probably not… doh1!

  • http://www.kunonline.com Kun

    Fantastic theme, I’ve installed it and configured it on my personal site: http://www.kunonline.com – I’ve also found that Twitter integrates well with the theme as well.

    However, is there anyway I can configure it to display individual URL’s and page titles? Thanks

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  • http://www.rhythmatics.com Nathan

    EEEK!

    Great Theme – but I just broke it:
    Any idea what I did to make my navigation buttons always take me to the same page? (would changing my permalink settings do this?)

    • John

      they are posts, not pages.

      • http://www.rhythmatics.com Nathan

        Sorry. -Yes I know they are posts, yet my problem still exists.
        Again, would changing my permalink settings do this?

        My posts are still there, but my nav. buttons always take me to the same post/url.

        • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

          you can't do pretty permalinks i believe.. i'll have to check.

        • http://www.rhythmatics.com Nathan

          Got it fixed: For Newbs like me: Look out – Google Analyticator breaks Ipseity.

  • Arjen

    First of all; great theme!! Absolutely loving it…
    However that makes it even more frustrating that I can’t get it to work in IE8 :( My site is running perfect in FireFox though. I’ve tried several URL’s from the comments above that are also running your theme, they al work great in IE8:
    http://johnsaddington.com , http://kennyjahng.com , http://portfolio.veethirtythree.com . But if I open my site (http://www.vanarjen.nl) it shows up a little distorted and the arrows won’t work (the URL is changing to #2, #3 etc. but noting happens in the site).

    I’ve disabled all plug-ins, and have changed nothing in the code except for adding my name in the copyright notice in the footer. I have downloaded your latest version (V3).

    Please help, I really would like this theme to work! Thanks, Arjen

    • John

      i’m not sure it’s working in ie8 right now. i’ll ahve to check.

  • http://intentcontent.com jchunter

    rofl @ “(businesses/recruiters/HR managers review their credentials and use Google to help find the “real” you (hopefully they don’t find the MySpace picture of you half-naked and piss-drunk)”

    I have a friend I’ve known since college and he’s a heavy weekend drinker and is constantly posting his pictures on social media sites..he’s yet to learn..

    but yeah, I love this theme…I’ve been sitting on my name, I actually took my site down, but having owned my name as a domain is actually what help me get my current job.

    thanks for the simple but very effective theme.

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      sure thing! enjoy!

  • Photoecstatic

    Very nice theme, I might foresee myself using it as portfolio or somekind introduction to myself someday. I’m interested on those lovely icons that hover right side of this page, is that addon or your own work? Id love to have similar as currently I have only ugly twitter bar there.

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  • Paul Gailey

    i suffer the same problem as reported elsewhere of the javascript seemingly failing to scroll to each post. i ve tried reinstalling the theme and even different versions of wordpress but it seems each time i add a post or modify the dummay data it breaks the functionality of the left/right scroll functions. is this tested ok with v2.9 of wordpress. does the date of the original posts have an impact on the sequence of the scroll of the posts. ive even tried suggested plugins on this thread to rearrange posts but i cannot fathom it.

    how did other users overcome the lack of horizontal scroll???

  • fontience

    Thanx for the informations!

  • MAc

    Great theme – I downloaded it though, and added it to wordpress but it says the stylesheet is missing??

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      you're probably installing in incorrectly. also make sure your plugins are activated first.

  • Jonathan Gagle

    Hey, I’m still using version .001 on one of my sites. Is there a way to easily upgrade to .003 without losing all my tweaks and settings? Also, is there a way to add a constant header as a banner or text?

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      you'll have to be really thorough. i'm not sure the updates are significant to matter much….

  • Jonathan Gagle

    Hey, two questions…
    1. I’m still using version .001. Is there a way I can upgrade to .003 without losing my customizations and tweaks?

    2. Is there a way to add a constant header to the theme in the form of either a banner or text?

  • http://www.matteostarri.com Matteo

    Hey John, great job here. If you can spare 2 mins, I don ‘t seem to be able to get the posts to display at the middle of the page. If you check the link, the entries are right at the very top. I had a look at the .css on your demo page and compared it with mine, they seem to report the same values.

    What’s your view on this? Thanks!

    M

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      Wow, that's really weird. Did you cahnge anything in your posts themselves?

      • http://www.matteostarri.com Matteo

        Hey John,
        No, not really. Posts are Uncategorized, without tags. Structure is (as you suggested) h2, h3 and then p. Also the theme files were left unchanged (except for my name in the footer but that’s clearly not the issue here…).

        You see, the arrows are where they should be, so it must be something with the posts. But, b checking the source code on the live website, it does match yours… weird

      • http://www.matteostarri.com Matteo

        Actually, my bad. It now works. I had not noticed that the title of the post does not display on the live page. Therefore my post started with an h2 rather than h1 (which I originally thought would have been inserted with the title).

  • http://philipithomas.com Philip I. Thomas

    Awesome theme! I just set it up at my personal site, http://philipithomas.com
    Everything went smoothly and I am happy with the results. I am just having two minor problems: First, I cannot change the link over color to my desired color- it seems to default to a dark gray. I got it working in the footer, but not in the body text. Second, when I load the page in Safari and Chrome, the area below my footer shows up as a white box. Is there a way to fix either of these issues?
    Thanks for releasing such a great theme!

    • http://intensedebate.com/people/human3rror human3rror

      i don't have time to offer support right now, but perhaps in the future!

      try firebug for firefox to get exactly the css styling.

  • http://www.richardjwaters.com Richard

    Is there any way to make the “posts” automatically move forward to the next panel and then back to the start again, as if you were clicking the forward arrow?

    Is there a different javascript? Where you could set a time before it moved forward?

    Or have you seen a website template that works like that?

    BTW, BLOODY GREAT IDEA!

    Cheers, Rich

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  • René Fischer

    There is someting wrong with pages: If you take a look on http://admartinator.com/impressum/you will see that there are no arrows displayed. But if you look on http://renefischer.ws/test/ you will still those navigation elements. Can you please tell me how to hide those arrows on pages?

    • John

      you’ll probably have to cut out the code on the page template.

      • René Fischer

        Thanks, that solves my issue.

  • Ri O’Laughlin

    LOVE the design and concept, John, and am eager to use the theme, but for some reason when I upload it to my self hosted WP, it says the StyleSheet is missing…? Tried it twice – any ideas on how I can fix this?

    Thanks so much!

    • John

      uploading it via ftp will be your best shot.

  • http://www.coureurduchablais.eu doune

    do I need to have an english wordpress version ? the french one create urls like url.com/?p=78 and then your theme does not work :(

    It is so sad, i really love it and want to use it…

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  • DSPICKETT

    This theme is amazing! :) Nav button problems appear to be simply plugin conflicts – try disabling all your plugins if you get problems!

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  • http://calvertcreative.com Lisa Creech Bledsoe

    I love Ipseity, have used it once before. But now I am trying to install for a work site (http://calvertcreative.com) and I keep getting an “installed but incomplete” message. It says there’s no stylesheet or template.

    Do you think this has anything to do with the upgrade to WordPress 2.9.2?

    I want Ipseity!

  • Arvind

    Hey John

    let me first thank you for the aahsome theme ! This is the kind of theme I had been looking for and I had used it on my personal site http://www.arvindsubramaniam.com.

    Secondly, I am facing problems with the navigation. When I click on the arrow for the next page, it takes me to an error page saying “requested url not found” I am not much of a techie, hence there is a possibility could have screwed something up. But I cant understand what it could be. I tried installing the SMCF contact form, before which I presume the site was working fine.could that be the problem? Can you help me?

  • http://calvertcreative.com Lisa Creech Bledsoe

    Since I’m changing the background to black, I need to change the color of the arrows on Ipseity. Where are they in the code?

  • http://wptheming.com Devin

    Might be an interesting way to display / publish tweets.

  • http://www.chadmoore.net Chad

    Hi There John,

    I love your theme “Ipseity”. Thanks for releasing it. I hope what I’ve done to it is ok with you. Check out the footer on http://www.chadmoore.net. I left the link to the theme and the H3 link as well, but I added some other stuff. I’m a newb and not asking for tech support just to make sure I dont piss off the people that are kind enough to release their work to the schmucks like myself, lol.

    Regards,
    Chad

  • http://www.ejswanson.org ej swanson

    John wondering how big the background image should be for the whole project? got the image for a post up trying to drop a new background in! thanks man!

  • Peter

    Hi, when I saw this theme I was instantly dragged into making my own personal branding site. This theme is very original and clean.

    I have made my site with custom background, fonts and little adjustments, that made Ipseity right for me. Unfortunately it is just for me and like 20% of the Internet – others are using different resolutions, that are messing with it.

    My theme is designed for 1280×1024 http://imgur.com/EFu0X.jpg
    And here it how it looks on 1680×1050 http://imgur.com/BNNJ8.jpg

    Is there a way to make this work? I really want to use Ipseity. I have tried my best to do it myself, but I have failed to came up with something reasonable.

    Thanks you H3 :)

    • John

      Hey buddy!

      Changing the css to center and stay put would be one way of doing it.

      If you did some photoshop on the image and faded the edges to black, that would be easy too, just make the background black as well for those that have super-large monitors.

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  • http://bdrhodes.com Brandon

    Hey dude, I can’t wait to get this theme up and running — but right now it’s having major problems uploading stably. When I upload the ZIP it gives me this problem… can anyone help?

    Warning: fopen(/home/theperi/public_html/bdrhodes.com/wp-content/themes/ipseitywordpressthemebyhuman3rror3/style.css) [function.fopen]: failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /home/theperi/public_html/bdrhodes.com/wp-includes/functions.php on line 3598

    Warning: fread(): supplied argument is not a valid stream resource in /home/theperi/public_html/bdrhodes.com/wp-includes/functions.php on line 3601

    Warning: fclose(): supplied argument is not a valid stream resource in /home/theperi/public_html/bdrhodes.com/wp-includes/functions.php on line 3604

    • John

      the theme folder needs to be just “ipseity” not “ipseitywordpressthemebyhuman3rror3″ … upload via ftp.

      • http://bdrhodes.com Brandon

        thanks, John! Now I just gotta get the arrows working… right now its redirecting to a blank page, with the url being a repeat of itself… like so: http://bdrhodes.com/bdrhodes.com Odd.

  • NAdou

    Hello !

    I love this theme and i am trying to make it work but I have also a problem with the JS Buttons, thes show a page error..
    I followed the instructions and I even dowloaded the dummy file but it’s not working…
    Can somebody help me …?

    Here my blog: humaneocom.com

    Thanks !

    • http://www.sportential.com Remco Tevreden

      I had the same untill i disabled all my plugins

  • Chazz

    This theme is awesome…but I keep getting errors when I upload and activate contact forms. Anyone know the cure?

  • Joal Hos

    Hello,
    I have been using Ipseity on my site for a while but have noticed a couple of orientation errors with buttons and the fact that the content doesn’t center. Is there a fix for this?

    Thanks and love the work!

    Joal

  • http://benrwoodard.com Ben

    Just finished making this my digital business card. Thanks for making this available! What do you think? benrwoodard.com

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  • Mike Worley

    John,
    was trying to upload the theme but the style sheet is missing and now it is a broken theme…Any ideas?

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  • http://www.sportential.com remco

    The theme is not working, it doesn’t slide…..it says this:

    Not Found
    The requested URL / was not found on this server.

    Additionally, a 404 Not Found error was encountered while trying to use an ErrorDocument to handle the request.

    • http://www.sportential.com Remco Tevreden

      after disabling all plugins it worked.

  • http://www.sabdesign.co.uk Lora Dolores

    Have been looking at doing some SEO and bettering the web design on my website for a long time, so this website has been really helpful. Easy read also, so thanks!

  • http://www.muspired.se Erik

    Hey,

    great theme, just installed and tried it. It worked fine for couple of days, but then the scrolling function stopped working. It seems like it’s tryig to call “www.muspired.se/muspired records” (the part after “/” being the page title) instead of “#1″, “#2″ etc. Don’t know how this happend, just found it this way after a few weeks.

    Any ideas?

    Best
    Erik

    • http://yokev.com Kevin Mason

      Erik-

      Check to see if you have Jetpack installed on your WordPress installation. I had the same problem as you, but once I deactivated Jetpack, the theme worked again! Good Luck

  • natasja

    Hi,

    Great theme, but I can’t get the URL’s nice. The permalinks don’t work in this themee?

    • http://yokev.com Kevin Mason

      Natasja-

      Check to see if you have Jetpack installed on your WordPress installation. I had the same problem as you, but once I deactivated Jetpack, the theme worked again! Good Luck

      • natasja

        Thanks for the suggestion, but I don’t have Jetpack.
        Any other ideas?

  • Jacob Musselman

    Love this theme! And it’s a great way for me to get started messing around in wordpress.

    Now for some final tweaks, and then on to the next project. (as if projects really end or stop coming)

  • http://CoolBizSolutions.com Craig

    something is wrong with this, on attempt to upload and install

    Warning: fopen(/html/wordpress/wp-content/themes/Ipseity/style.css) [function.fopen]: failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /html/wordpress/wp-includes/functions.php on line 3598

    Warning: fread(): supplied argument is not a valid stream resource in //html/wordpress/wp-includes/functions.php on line 3601

    Warning: fclose(): supplied argument is not a valid stream resource in /html/wordpress/wp-includes/functions.php on line 3604

  • HPhoue

    Thanks for a great Theme!

    I´m writing to you because I have a problem that it seem like you guys know how to fix.

    I have installed the same theme. But when I do my next post (that I want to slide in using the arrow, it “overwrites the first post, and shows the new instead. I have read the intire blog, but could not find some real answers to my problem.

    Do any you know how to solve the problem?

    You can try visit my website: http://www.hphoue.dk

    As you can see the arrow are working, but it can´t show the next post?

    Looking forward to hear from you.
    All the best

  • http://crimsonmonkey.co.uk Paulums

    This is the most awesome theme I have ever seen!!! You have made my WordPress dreams come true!!!

  • edwin

    where do we download .003? I used the download link off Tentblogger.com and it gives me version .001, which has the scroll button problems with IE. Can you point me to where I can find .003?

    Thanks a ton, and great theme!

  • Atef

    I <3 WordPress :)

  • http://matt-gordon.co.uk Matt Gordon

    Not sure if it has been mentioned, but the ‘jetpack’ plugin breaks this theme.

    A quick and easy fix is to disable Gravatar Hovercards.

    To do this:

    Enable the plugin as normal and link to wordpress.com as prompted. You will then be presented with a list of modules, click ‘learn more’ on the ‘Gravatar Hovercards’ module. This will make a disable button magically appear, click this and the theme should be working again.

    (i’m sure there is something thatcould be coded, but, hey its an easy fix!!).

  • Matt Gordon

    Well thats strange, it now works in chrome, but not IE!!!!?? Sorry

    Skip ^^^ that then!!

  • Matt Gordon

    Well I found the issue, it turned out that I have had issues with IE for a short while, and completely unrelated to above. Anyway looks like the previous fix did sort it.

    NB: The ‘extra’ IE issue was down to a previous version of flickr manager, I disabled it and now IE works too.

  • http://elijahpaul.co.uk Elijah

    Couldn’t see this in the comments above.

    Is there a way to alter the address bar URLs to match the post titles? As opposed to ”#2″ or “#4″ etc.

  • http://www.smallengineering.com hj

    Hi,

    I am doing up a simple website however, I am still experiencing all the issues as above. The arrow is not working for the first posting and it keeps coming back to the first posting regardless of left or right on any posting (other than the 1st). I have tried installing and reinstalling the themes but it does not work. All the error messages from the uploading above like Brandon is still there for might.

    I am running on the latest WordPress version. Could that be the cause? Not an experienced wordpress user. Please help if you can! :)

  • http://www.smallengineering.com hj

    Yeah! I found a solution to the arrow. Its just changing the number of posts that your blog can see at any one time from 1 to any number you want. :)

  • http://warddem@gmail.com ward

    I really love the theme, X-cellent work.

    Ist there a way to make a link on the first pages that slides to another page when it is clicked (my javascript is a bit rusty)? I went over this site and comments but didn’t find an answer.

    Thanks again for your outstanding work,
    Ward

  • http://www.köttfärslimpa.se Köttfärslimpa

    Dang… can’t get the theme :( Help anyone?

    • http://john.do/ John

      i’ll take a look.

    • http://john.do/ John

      it’s downloadable still on /wordpress

      • http://www.köttfärslimpa.se Hans

        Hey John
        Thanks a lot – found it!

        Regards