Updated – Version 1.1.1 Changes (6/23/2010)

  1. Piecemaker 3D slider made compatible with WordPress version 3
  2. Minor documentation updates

Updated – Version 1.1 Features:

  1. New jQuery enhanced theme options page
  2. Portfolio lightbox/colorbox feature enabled
  3. Sticky posts no longer show up in widgets
  4. Option to hide bottom panels across all templates added
  5. Option to hide the more panel across all templates added
  6. Flickr lightbox/colorbox feature enabled
Socket is a very powerful and flexible CMS for corporate and/or portfolio use. It was developed using the latest technologies and web coding standards, and employs state-of-the-art features such as Piecemaker 3d rotator, jQuery enhancements, font replacement, AJAX contact forms, social media integration, and more. Here are a few of the most notable features:
  • Over 30 page templates (6 different portfolio layouts)
  • 9 gorgeous professional skins
  • Unlimited widget combinations using 15 distinct widget panels
  • Your choice of Piecemaker 3D slider or jQuery slider which are completely dynamic – no need to edit any code!
  • Tons of back-end theme options
To really get a feel for everything Socket can do, check out the live demo and explore all the pages. The features are described on each page, and you can also see the different skins. Here is a list of each skin with a link to see it in action:

Skins (click to see live)

You can create 2 websites that look completely different from each other using Socket, since it has so many options for arrangement of widget panels, number of columns, colors, styles, and page templates. It truly is a premium theme by any and all standards. Here is a full list of features:


  • Over 30 page templates
  • 6 different portfolio page layouts
  • A unique theme design not yet seen on ThemeForest
  • Piecemaker 3d content slider
  • 3 separate jQuery content sliders
  • 15 distict widget panels
  • 9 gorgeous professional skins
  • cufon font replacement
  • superfish drop down menus
  • 2 AJAX contact forms
  • JQuery enhanced elements including multiple jQuery sliders
  • Colorbox fancy lightbox effect
  • Organized and easy-to-use theme options page
  • Twitter & Flickr integration
  • Slick “more” panel slides out to expose non-critical content from under the menu
  • The best free template icons out there
  • Valid XHTML and CSS, and compatible with all modern browsers
  • Forward-engineered to work with WordPress version 3! (currently tested with WordPress 3 beta 2)
  • Integrates with post thumbnail featured introduced in WordPress 2.9
  • No plugins required
  • Nested and paged comments
  • Related posts underneath blog posts
  • Lots of white-space and modern styling techniques
  • Indented, spaced, commented, and intuitive code (HTML, CSS, and PHP is all commented in-line)
  • Superb, prompt customer service
  • Lots more!



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