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Orbisius Child Theme Creator

This plugin allows you to quickly create child themes from any theme that you have currently installed on your site/blog.

14 reviews
Average Rating
4 stars
4.6 out of 5 stars
5 stars
Works great !
By , for WP 3.8.1

I didn't consider creating a child theme being a hard work, but nevertheless I am happy since I've found Orbisius plugin.
It makes everything so much easier and faster.
Orbisius Editor is also much appreciated.
In short, many, many thanks to the author :-) !

5 stars
Great plugin !
By , for WP 3.8.1

Easy to create child theme and the theme editor options is very useful! Thank you

3 stars
good, except it messes up my mobile nav
By , for WP 3.8.1

I've used this twice on my websites, and while it does create nice child themes, it often messes with the header.php files in both the child and parent theme. Both websites that had this problem had their responsive navigation menu classes changed, leading to extra work and excess development.

It does do a decent job of creating a child theme, but you're probably safer just doing it yourself.

5 stars
Surprisingly awesome
By ,

Really great work on this one, Slavi. It's going to save me a ton of time.

5 stars
Works like a charm!
By , for WP 3.8.1

Great, simple, easy to use, and the developer is fantastic at answering support questions very quickly. I love anything that makes me use FTP less!

5 stars
Makes child themes easy on single and multiste
By , for WP 3.8.1

I have used Orbisius Child Theme Creator on several WordPress sites, both single and multi-site. It works great.

The child theme creator gives everything you need to create a fully customized child theme, but the real bonus is the editor. Very easy to add extra files to your child theme.

5 stars
It works but...
By , for WP 3.7.1

It would be handy to have the option to add the name of my choice to the child theme. At this moment I need to do it by editing all CSS files and renaming my child theme folder.

Update:

After an update v1.1.0 I am completely happy with the plugin ;) So changed my review to 5 stars :)

5 stars
Advanced Child Theme Creator
By , for WP 3.7.1

After the recent updates this is three steps ahead of other child theme plugins (with all due respect).

  • WordPress Multisite compatible.
  • Smart creation menu in its own Orbisius Theme Creator UI.
  • Time-saving Orbisius Theme Editor where you can easily copy parent files over to child and create new theme files!
  • Support really has been outstanding
5 stars
Great plugin and support!
By , for WP 3.6.1

Very easy plugin, great support!
I recomend it!

1 star
Orbisius Child Theme Creator - Crashed my website!
By , for WP 3.6.1

Be careful when installing this as it crashed my website!!!

I for one wont be using it again.

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