It doesn’t matter you are using paid or free theme, sometimes working and setting up the theme can be way more easier and faster with some plugins which will give you power and freedom to go above and beyond theme main functionality. In this post “WP plugins to set the theme” we have gathered a list of a plugins which helped us to save time, find solutions and even rescue situations 🙂 We have used most or all of these plugins while working on demos for Boombox viral theme as well as for Certy – Creative Resume and CV Theme.
While you are working on your site, it is important to hide your web site and the workflow from your future visitors and maybe add some intrigue having some attractive-impressive cover photo on your coming soon page. Adding countdown timer will add more interest and with subscribe form you can collect emails of your potential users. Another way of keeping touch with your users is social networks which you can enable or disable at any time.
We have started with one of the most useful and at the same time one of the most “dangereous” plugins. This plugins may be helpful at the very beginning when you want to install new theme on a clean WordPress, it is resets your WordPress database and settings to default. That means using these plugins will clean all your posts, pages and all data that you had before. That’ why you need to be careful and pay attention to instruction how to use them.
According to author description this plugin allows you to regenerate the thumbnails for your image attachments. This may be useful after changing any of your thumbnail dimensions. This may be useful as well, when you are using theme which have different post listing types with different size of featured images. So when you are using one listing type for a while and then using other listing type with other size of featured image you will need to make all the featured images same size. This plugin will help you to achieve that.
WP plugins to set the theme
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