"optica remake" someone’s gonna shoot me for this but it’s basically a redesign of tumblr’s current default theme optica. the actual optica theme is pretty big and not very customisable and doesn’t work well in older browsers. so i made a daintier remake that’s really customisable & well i also think it’s super cute. anyway i rambled about this in the preview so
redux is a pretty popular base for theme-makers to use, but the coding featured a lot of unnecessary markup and it made the theme difficult (and annoying) to edit, even for people who have worked with code before.
this code works just like redux, but with better organized CSS. the only style differences are:
removed link underlines
sidebar now one uniform div with border-radius attributes instead of three parts with background images used for the same effect.
removed buttons on the bottom (a feature rarely used by redux editors) and copyright information.
get the code here & message me here with any problems or questions!
I made a slideshow about how to create a fictional character… I got most of the information from the ‘start writing fiction’ (free) course on the OpenUniversity website and found it incredibly useful so here’s a visual version for you :)