Weekly WordPress News: $225 Theme Experiments and Official WordPress Themes

This week, WP Tavern has an interesting look at the behind the scenes motivations behind PixelGrade’s decision to use ThemeForest’s author driven pricing to offer a $225 theme.

There are also two interesting discussions of official WordPress themes – one for WordPress.com, and one for the WordPress.org plugin repository.

As usual, I’ve also got some helpful tutorials covering things like automating WordPress setup, resetting your WordPress site, and getting the most from magazine themes.

And finally, you can check out some details on Let’s Encrypt and their free SSL offer.

Let’s get to all of this week’s news…

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