11 themes and plugins that create mobile friendly WordPress sites

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The mobile web is becoming more and more important. It’s important now more than ever to have a mobile version of our websites for visitors coming to our sites on smart phones. Thankfully, a number of WordPress designers and developers have spent a lot of time on this problem already. Through the creation of a number of mobile-ready WordPress theme and plugin options, it’s possible to have a mobile friendly site ready in only a few short minutes.

Below we have ten plugins and themes that will help transform your WordPress site for mobile visitors. Let’s get to it!

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Poll: Vote for the best free theme released this week

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Theme of the Week poll

Another week down, so its time to pick which free theme was better than the rest last week.

Last week’s new themes (or the new themes that we’re aware of) are in the poll below. If we’ve missed your favorite, please enter it in the “other” box and let us know about it.

If your theme was released this week and we missed it, shoot us a note using this form. We’ll be sure to add it.

Poll: Vote for the best new themes released this week

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Theme of the Week poll

It’s time to decide which new theme (free and paid) is better than the rest this week.

This week’s new themes (or the new themes that we’re aware of) are in the polls below. If we’ve missed your favorite, please enter it in the “other” box and let us know about it.

If your theme was released this week and we missed it, shoot us a note using this form. We’ll be sure to add it.

Poll: Best new WordPress theme this week?

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Theme of the Week poll

It’s the end of another week, which means a new stack of solid themes have been released. Which one’s the best? That’s for you to decide.

This week’s new themes (or the new themes that we’re aware of) are in the poll below. Take a look at these new works of art, free and paid, and voice your opinion on the best of them. If you don’t see a theme that you know was released this week, enter it in the “other” option (and ping us about it, we’d like to know what we missed).

If your theme was released this week and we missed it, shoot us a note using this form. We’ll be sure to add it.

Poll: Best WordPress theme this week?

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Theme of the Week poll

It’s another week, which means a new stack of solid themes have been released. Which one’s the best? That’s for you to decide.

This week’s new themes (or the new themes that we’re aware of) are in the poll below. Take a look at these new works of art, free and paid, and voice your opinion on the best of them. If you don’t see a theme that you know was released this week, enter it in the “other” option (and ping us about it, we’d like to know what we missed).

If your theme was released this week and we missed it, shoot us a note using this form. We’ll be sure to add it.

Play audio painlessly with WordPress Audio Player

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Audio can be tought on the web, particularly when it comes to presenting it in a pleasant way. Too often the available players are large or unwieldy, and don’t fit within the site design they’re a part of.

With a Plugin called WP Audio Player by Martin Laine, though, this isn’t much of an issue anymore. This Plugin provides a simple little player using shortcodes, it supports playlists, and it’s skinnable. What more could you want?

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Embrace simplicity with business card WordPress themes

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Have you ever needed a website, whether for yourself or someone else, simply to communicate simple contact information, and perhaps a simple about paragraph? In those cases, a blog theme just wouldn’t really fit—then it’s overkill. Instead, something typically called a “business card” theme might be a better fit.

I have a few friends who, being professionals learning the internet ropes (so to speak) for the first time, really need a solid presence online. These days, having a Facebook and a Twitter account is nice but doesn’t really work as a solid anchor for an online identity. So I’ve given myself the task of helping these friends get simple, effective sites online using WordPress, and a business card theme.

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Poll: Theme of the week

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Theme of the Week poll

It’s another week, which means a new stack of solid themes have been released. Which one’s the best? That’s for you to decide.

This week’s new themes (or the new themes that we’re aware of) are in the poll below. Take a look at these new works of art, free and paid, and voice your opinion on the best of them. If you don’t see a theme that you know was released this week, enter it in the “other” option (and ping us about it, we’d like to know what we missed).

If your theme was released this week and we missed it, shoot us a note using this form. We’ll be sure to add it.

Infinite Scroll Plugin for effortless content navigation

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Web apps like Facebook have experimented with a technique called infinite scroll, and now there is a simple Plugin that makes it simple to add it to your WordPress blogs.

Infinite scroll is a Javascript Plugin by Paul Irish that grabs more posts dynamically from archive pages and displays them on the bottom of the page as the visitor scrolls down. This Plugin, created by Dirk Haim, adds the necessary Javascript and offers options for tweaking its settings.

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