Articles of theme review

Do I need to include a textdomain if my theme doesn't support translation?

According to the codex Themes are required to use theme-slug (or a reasonable facsimile) as textdomain for translation Does this mean that my theme needs to include a textdomain even if my theme doesn’t support translation? … and also is there any harm in including a textdomain in style.css if there are no translation options.

How to apply excerpt length only on front end?

I have a theme on WordPress theme review queue and I’m using the below code to change excerpt length. function theme_slug_excerpt_length( $length ) { return 50; } add_filter( ‘excerpt_length’, ‘theme_slug_excerpt_length’, 999 ); Now theme reviewer ask to apply that limit on only front end, which is it should not impact on admin side. So will […]

can you make changes to a theme in trac while it is waiting for review?

I am wondering if there is a way to make changes to a theme that has been submitted for review and is waiting in trac. I see in this ticket, that it may be possible, but I’m not sure how: http://themes.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/12476#no1 I noticed a few days after submitting my theme that I had left an […]

Questions about WordPress.org theme review

I have created one theme. The theme was denied today for the following reasons: Theme Review: Themes should be reviewed using define(‘WP_DEBUG’, true); in wp-config.php Themes should be reviewed using the test data from the Theme Checklists (TC) wp-config.php is the WordPress setting file. How do I alter my custom theme? the theme registers some […]

what's meaning of it when submit a theme?

REQUIRED: Comments are displayed as “Off” while they aren’t in wp-admin. Comment form is not displayed in these cases, while it is when a unit test post already has comments. i have installed the Test data . and on some post and comment test post pages. these pages had some comments. and there is also […]

Theme Review: post thumbnail, header image, content width

A followup to my previous question about my theme that was rejected for the WordPress.org theme directory: RECOMMENDED: No reference to the_post_thumbnail() was found in the theme. It is recommended that the theme implement this functionality instead of using custom fields for thumbnails. RECOMMENDED: No reference to add_custom_image_header was found in the theme. It is […]