StudioPress have released a fresh version of most popular Genesis Framework 1.8 with a new default style on the front end. They have made it more flexible framework without compromising any of the usability. This theme has inclusion of new features like complete responsive structure that helps you build mobile and tablet friendly websites, new SEO options to control the text displayed on category, archive pages and tags, new extendable classes for creating admin menus, powers you to disable navigation menus, additional color styling options for you adding few lines of code, easy to understand inline documentation and many other easy to customize options.
New Features Of Genesis 1.8 Theme Framework :
- Powers you to build mobile and tablet friendly website with new responsive design
- Advanced SEO options that allows you to control the content of your category, archive page and tags
- Introduced extended classes to create admin menus
- Allows developer to remove primary and secondary navigation menus
- Options for child theme to change the color schemes from theme setting page
- Reduction of extra coding from CSS file
- Better code standards and inline documentation
Important Note : Existing user of Genesis framework will not be prompted for the upgrade if you’re using 3.2.1 or any older version of WordPress. First upgrade to WordPress 3.3.1 and after that server will prompt you to update the newer version of Genesis 1.8 with in 24 hours.