Callisti is using the Platform template for WordPress but is re-considering this to allow full customisation of the desired Callisti theme. Currently some customisations would need to be made to the core Platform files to get everything just righ, which makes future updating more arduous as these changes could get overwritten.
Using the child-theme approach would allow for core WordPress and plug-in files to be automatically updated without causing conflict with the Callisti theme.
It's also been noticed that some plug-ins are starting to experience memory fails when executing certain processes but this could be in part a setting in php.ini or htaccess. Further consideration required.
UPDATES (April) – Overweening Generalist & ‘Degrowth’ paper - Another couple of updates worth bringing to your attention (I’ll combine these recent posts into one at some point, so they don’t clog up the menu). 1. A n...
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