About Satish

Satish Gandham is a self taught web designer and developer. He is the founder of SwiftThemes. You can connect with him on twitter @ Gandham

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Satish has written 126 articles so far, you can find them below.

PageSpeed Beta #1 is available in the members area

We just released the first beta of PageSpeed, the first theme built using the super lite WordPress theme framework helium. You can download the theme from the licences tab in members area irrespective of whether you have purchased Swift theme or not. PageSpeed features include Speed, it’s crazy fast. Dynamic color schemes, you select a

Putting Swift in Legacy Status & Launching a new Framework, #Helium

I got into WordPress theme development in July 2009. Swift is the first WordPress theme I developed, and till about two months back it is the only theme I developed except for a couple of child themes for Swift. Back in 2009, there was no responsive design and WordPress was mostly used for blogging than a CMS. Even two years after the first iPhone

PHP7 Compatibility & a New Post Page Layout.

Swift Single Column Post layout

Couple of days ago we released v7.2.69, this is a minor PHP7 related code change which fixes the issue with options button not being visible on the Swift options page. In this new update, we are brining a new post page layout without sidebars. Who is this layout for? This layout is mainly for sites using

Take part in Swift v7.3 planning

This post should have been posted 3 weeks ago, but I was down with the flu and my Macbook had some issues. They finally had to replace logic board and SSD. It’s as good as new now and love the clean slate 🙂 This is going to be a major update, so it would be a