Toolset Blog

WordPress Development – Coding from Scratch vs. Using Plugins

Almost every WordPress project that you will take requires some new development. In this post we’ll compare between custom development to using existing plugins and give a real world example for your inspiration. Do you know this feeling? You got an interesting WordPress project that’s more than a simple brochure site. The budget is limited and you’re looking for how …

Maintenance Release for Toolset Plugins

We just published small updates for all of Toolset plugins, to improve compatibility and stability. This update doesn’t pack new features, but includes improvements and fixes to issues that were accumulated over the last few weeks. We held the release until after the holidays, so your sites don’t need attention while you’re away. Views 2.5.2 …

Types and Views Betas with Many-to-Many Relationships

We’re very proud to announce a first beta of Types and Views with support for the new post relationship. This release lets you use the enhanced one-to-many and the new many-to-many relationships and easily display the related content. Maybe it’s best to start by watching what’s in the package. We prepared two videos that show …

Toolset Contractors are Waiting for Your Projects

It’s been a couple of weeks since we released the Contractors system for Toolset. We’re very happy to report that a good number of consultants have signed up and are ready to help with custom development work. AT the time of writing this post, there are already 44 contractors who are ready to help with …

Toolset Contractors System is Open

Want to help people build great Toolset-based sites? Join our contractors club, show us your experience with Toolset and start getting projects. Some people need entire websites from scratch. Others need you to build them custom elements. Some need ongoing maintenance work. Some need small projects and some need huge sites. The new Toolset Contractors …

Views 2.5 and Layouts 2.1 Offer Tight Integration with Popular Themes

We’re very happy to release today Views 2.5 and Layouts 2.1, which offer revolutionary integration with popular themes. Different themes offer different features. When you want something, it’s a welcome “feature”. When you cannot control it, it’s often “bloat”. This release of Toolset plugins aims to allow you to enjoy advanced features of your themes …

First Beta of Types 2.3 with Post Relationship

Types 2.3 beta is now offline. We appreciate all the great feedback that we got already and we’re working on the next release, which we’re aiming for November. The next beta will include Types and Views, so you can play with relationships on the front-end too. After a year of planning, design, and development, we’re …

Views and Layouts Betas Offer Tight Integration with Popular Themes

Yesterday we released betas for Views and Layouts. These layouts feature tight integration with GeneratePress, OceanWP, Astra, Genesis and Divi themes. Now, you can control different features of the themes for each post type. Imagine you’re building a site for a car dealership. You have custom types for “cars” and “agents”. The same site also …