Mike Buttery
Designer · Father · Novice · Tumblr and Shopify Theme Author
  • Web Design
    Adding a Tumblr Theme SidebarTumblr 7 retina
    Using an <aside> element we're going to slot a sidebar into our page.Read More…
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    Creating a Tumblr Theme BaseTumblr 6 retina
    Having looked at the inner mechanics of Tumblr themes, it's time we started building something ourselves! To kick things off, we're going to cheat; we're going to grab a static HTML starting point and work from there.Read More…
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    A First Look at Tumblr Theme BlocksTumblr 4 retina
    In this video we're going to introduce the second of Tumblr's special operators; blocks. Blocks are used to render chunks of HTML in a couple of ways, so let's look at how.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Tumblr Theme Operators and VariablesTumblr 3 retina
    In this tutorial we'll be taking a detailed look at how Tumblr's theme operators and variables slot content into your theme markup.Read More…
  • Web Design
    The Code Behind a Tumblr ThemeTumblr 2 retina
    In this screencast we'll take a first look at the structure of a Tumblr theme and the Tumblr customize area.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Tumblr Theming 101: IntroductionTumblr 1 retina
    Welcome to Tumblr Theming 101, a new tutorial series which aims to give you a solid understanding of what a Tumblr theme is, whilst coding a responsive Tumblr theme along the way. In this episode we take a brief look at the theme we'll be coding, whilst discussing the goals for the series.Read More…