I’m getting this update out to you a little late due to some changes I’ve made in my life over the past week (post coming on that soon), but today I’m happy to release to you the new and improved Marketers Delight 4.3.1.
MD4.3.1 is the 7th update I’ve released to you guys and I always feel a great sense of pride sending them out. Every update makes your experience building with Marketers Delight just a little bit better each time and the seamlessness of delivering one-click updates to your site keeps MD from getting in your way as it gets better.
Without further adieu, let’s dive into the newest version.
I’ve decided to create a post series here on Kolakube to teach you how to customize Marketers Delight with a WordPress Child Theme.
The benefits of using a Child Theme to customize your site is that you have full access to all the templates and files that make up Marketers Delight under-the-hood. This means you can change anything on your website.
Now, I know many of you are going to cringe at the idea of working with templates and files because this means you’ll be working with code.
Truthfully, coding isn’t as big of a nightmare as many software companies market it to you as. From years of selling themes, I’ve learned how my customers like to customize their sites and built Marketers Delight in a way that is familiar to experienced developers and easy to pick up for beginners.
It’s been 3 days since I let you guys in on the new Marketers Delight, and what a ride so far! Your feedback and encouragement has been great and has further proven to me that this is the MD we’ve all been waiting for.
This is why I’m so excited to release this update, as it is the first of many towards polishing MD into an even better product.
The updates in this release are nothing huge, I mostly cleaned up some bugs with the spacing of some of the layout elements, added in language translation files, as well as a fixed a few little code bugs under-the-hood.
I appreciate you checking out Marketers Delight. Before we get started, you should know what MD is all about.
Marketers Delight is a WordPress theme. You can show off large post images and create beautiful typography-driven layouts. You can even enhance MD with email forms and create custom post layouts, amongst other things.
As a product, MD has gone through many iterations and has been used by thousands of people. The ideas and features have been battle-tested through time and made easier to use as its advanced.