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Tiny Forge theme version history (maintenance mode)

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Tiny Forge v1.5.2-3 (2013-12-17):

  • Enhancement: increased bottom margin for the bottom navigation #nav-below of index and archive pages.
  • Enhancement: increased the line-height (spacing between lines) of entry title in mobile view.
  • Enhancement: commented out set_post_thumbnail_size in fuctions.php for the time being. Perhaps will use it to display featured posts in the index, when Featured Content functionality will be added to the WP core.
  • Enhancement: some updates to child theme example (functions.php).
  • Enhancement: updated child theme example design - made title bigger.
  • Enhancement: added Tip13 - Remove Open Sans (from Google Fonts) as default font (functions.php) - in child themes.
  • Enhancement: new screenshot at 880x660 to maximize theme goodness in the new theme viewer design (via Twenty Twelve).
  • Enhancement: increased width of #site-generator to make enought room for text in localized versions of theme.
  • Enhancement: updated theme tags for WP v3.8.
  • Localization: added German translation - BIG thanks to Ralph Stieber.
  • Bug fix: corrected the web-icon size for featured post title.

Tiny Forge v1.5.1 (2013-11-17):

  • Enhancement: reverted the header image for the Front Page template - made it ON by default, but added Tip12 - Disable header image for the Front Page Template to have classic Twenty Twelve front page look (style.css) - also in child themes.
  • Enhancement: added padding-top for #site-title-wrapper for the mobile view.

Tiny Forge v1.5 (2013-11-15):

  • Enhancement: a BIG ONE! New mobile menu, ported from the Theme Expound. Big thanks to Konstantin Kovshenin.
  • Enhancement: a BIG ONE! Added LESS support to child theme template.
  • Enhancement: added shadow to the top menu drop-down items.
  • Enhancement: improved footer widget stacking and responsiveness. Thanks to leejosepho for the tip. Code by Steven Stern.
  • Enhancement: increased the content font size from 14px to 16px in posts and pages for better readability on high resolution screens.
  • Enhancement: added input font for < ie9 Password Box to make the bullets show up. Thanks to leejosepho for the tip. Code by Srini G..
  • Enhancement: implemented Microsoft-specific @viewport rules for better responsive styling in Windows 8 "snapped" views (via Twenty Twelve).
  • Enhancement: added bottom margin for the oEmbedded videos.
  • Enhancement: added Tip62 - Add side borders for the middle footer widget - to better separate widgets visually.
  • Bug fix: corrected the parent theme template name in the child theme example: Template: tiny-forge. Thanks to David Radovanovic for the tip.
  • Bug fix: disabled (via style.css) header image for Front Page Template, to better reassemble the original idea from Twenty Twelve.
  • Bug fix: replaced get_bloginfo('home') with new home_url() in the child theme example. Thanks to leejosepho for the tip.
  • Enhancement: many small changes to the child theme template, so please cross check with yours.

Tiny Forge v1.4.1 (2013-10-15):

  • Enhancement: added optional Google Fonts support (functions.php), search for Tip31.
  • Localization: updated tinyforge.pot file for better localization.
  • Localization: translated noscript warning.
  • Localization: added Swedish translation - BIG thanks to tommywik.
  • Enhancement: updated colors for headers - post title is black, content headers - the same color as content text.
  • Bug fix: single attachment page displays empty sidebar (upstream to Twenty Twelve - ticket 25506)
  • Enhancement: do not show comment meta next to article title if there are no comments (in index and archive pages).
  • Enhancement: added web font icons to the Tag archive title, Yearly, Monthly and Daily archive title, Author's archive title, Search results.
  • Enhancement: made Search results title same color as of Archive title, added radial background to search results page (same as in archive pages).
  • Enhancement: added Tip30 - Hide entry meta section (with author, categories, tags) in the Index page and archive listing.
  • Enhancement: moved human.txt support option from header.php to functions.php. human.txt now will reside in the theme folder, no need to move to root.
  • Enhancement: updated the way meta tags are inserted to make them better readable in the source code.

Tiny Forge v1.4 (2013-09-30):

  • Enhancement: added an example of Tiny Forge child theme. This will make easy for users to modify the look of their website and retain the changes after update of parent theme. It will also encourage users to start experimenting with the child theme idea (inc/
  • Enhancement: display custom headers for posts and pages even if main header is disabled. Custom headers for posts and pages are assigned as a "Featured Image". This changes default behaviour, when removing header image (Admin Panel Menu > Appearance > Header) would disable header globaly.
  • Enhancement: changed get_template_directory_uri() %s to get_stylesheet_directory_uri() %2$s in custom-header.php. This plays role in defining location of the default header images. It will make life easier for child theme creators, who can replicate default header images folder and replace default images with custom ones.
  • Localization: updated tinyforge.pot file for better localization.
  • Localization: added French translation - BIG thanks to Dolordo!
  • Enhancement: updated code comments to reflect WP inline docs standards (via Twenty Twelve - ticket 25256 ).
  • Enhancement: changed top menu dropdown arrow for items with submenus to less visually invasive type.
  • Enhancement: removed bottom border from a single attachment page.
  • Enhancement: updated code for inserting author avatar (via Twenty Twelve).
  • Enhancement: added additional custom header images to make random image option more obvious.

Tiny Forge v1.3 (2013-09-08):

  • Added option to upload custom Header Logo via Theme Customizer (Admin Panel Menu > Appearance > Customize).
  • Increased body margin-top on white background picked via Theme Customizer.

Tiny Forge v1.2.2-4 (2013-09-05):

  • Optimized header image.
  • Removed unnecessary comments.
  • Fixed .entry-title size styling.
  • Fixed implementation code for post meta in functions.php.

Tiny Forge v1.2.1 (2013-08-23):

  • Theme name change from 2012-XTended to Tiny Forge.
  • Theme becomes parent theme with several bundled child themes to have an example on how to extend it. So it's still based on the Twenty Twelve, but I will not have to maintain the relation to it. That became very important with evolution of HTML5 elements and the fact, that WordPress team is not interested in evolving older default themes.
  • Fixed the bug in sidebar that caused select element with very long value to overflow theme boundaries.
  • Added Twitter Bootstrap code class.
  • Added Twitter Bootstrap button styles: class="btn" class="btn btn-custom" check style.css file for more button styles.

2012-XTended v1.1 (2013-06-13):

  • Improve icon webfont rendering for a:hover state (style.css)
  • Updated .clear class - taken from Twitter Bootstrap (style.css)
  • Improved icon webfont ul and li styling in widgets (style.css)
  • Declutter post listing for index page and archives - top and bottom meta is visible only for single posts (content.php)
  • Added Tip13 - Add Twenty Thirteen search form to WordPress nav menu (functions.php, style.css)
  • Added theme support for default core markup for forms to output valid HTML5 (functions.php)
  • Non-existing HTML5 element hgroup replaced with (taken from theme Underscores).

2012-XTended v1.0 (2013-06-06):

  • Initial release