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I have a client who wants posts to appear as square pictures on the home page. Is there a way with Platform Pro or another theme, that I can make posts appear as clickable pictures?

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Rob    547
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@mrmyth  You should be advising your clients to upgrade to DMS.

 

PlatformPro was deprecated on June 1st 2013 and is no longer supported. 


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Hi Rob

I appreciate your response.

Thanks for the reply. Im concerned about upgrading them because it is so new. When I tried it I got stuck immediately on a design problem where there was too much blank space on my page.

I'm also very concerned that when I upgrade them they will lose all the styling that I worked so hard to provide with Platform Pro.

What are your thoughts? Would DMS supply a solution to my question here?

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Most sections have an setting option to assign the padding, and custom code can control other padding and/or margins you don't like.

 

Your custom code from PPro will change.  They're two unique products, obviously, but its possible to copy your client's sites to a development server, replicate the exact look and feel of the former site into the latter. Once you have it completed, you can just port it over seamlessly to your client's live site.

 

Thus solving the problem of keeping the client's site looking the same.  That said, you should consider that when WP 4.0 comes out, all hell's going to break loose with plugins, code and anything in PlatformPro. It might be well advised to get a jumpstart on that by moving them to DMS now, rather than waiting to crisis point.


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