Christmas comes early – Two new themes and one big change

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Although the Jigoshop office never really closes, we’re taking a little bit of a break over Christmas. But before we leave the office, it’s worth sharing some early Christmas presents.


The new Overload theme:

We’re particularly pleased to launch Overload as the latest official Jigoshop theme designed exclusively for us by Matt Bailey. It’s a lively and vibrant theme which is particularly suitable for digital downloads, whether it’s apps, eBooks or music. You get the choice of six lively colours to choose from, along with an eye-catching homepage carousel to really grab your customers.

New Overload Theme for Jigoshop eCommerce

Plus there’s a custom widget for your best sellers, integration for Google Analytics and your Twitter feed, and as with every Jigoshop theme, it’s localisation and customisation ready.


Mommy Blog eCommerce theme:

The great new Mommy Blog theme for Jigoshop has been produced by dtbaker, and is now available to purchase. If you’re looking to sell products for children, expectant mums, or you’re a mommy blogger looking to expand your business, then it fits the bill perfectly.

Mommy Blog Theme

In addition to the cute design, you get 10 graphic header options, 2 background colour choices, 8 custom widgets, and targetted extras such as photo gallery support. Great for turning your blog into a business, with all the professional features of Jigoshop.


Better theme and extension listings:

There’s a huge number of themes and extensions available for Jigoshop right now, with a lot more coming very soon. So we’ve made some improvements to the way you can browse and purchase any extras.

You can now clearly see the themes and extensions we produce (which are also included in Jigoshop Club membership for a massive saving), and which have been produced by immensely talented third party developers and designers. Take a look at the new Jigoshop themes and extension pages and let us know what you think.


So not a bad way to finish up for Christmas drinks!

Merry Christmas!



Animal House – a Jigoshop theme for furry friends….

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Animal House is a new theme designed by Jami Gibbs which is perfect for any pet-based businesses, or anyone looking for a nice image-led eCommerce them for WordPress eCommerce with Jigoshop.

The demo and screenshots show off the elements which would make it suitable for any services related to animal care, adoption, or products, with the clickable lead images immediately capturing your attention and leading you into the other elements, such as services listed, latest products, and your blog posts etc.

Jami’s an experienced web designer and you can purchase the Animal House theme for Jigoshop here as well as checking out her other work.

The full list of theme features is:

  • E-Commerce Ready with Jigoshop
  • 960 Grid System
  • HTML5 doctype and fancy CSS3 (clean and efficient)
  • Flexible home page (remove any section and add widgets to areas)
  • Social sharing bookmarks built into posts (50+ sharing options to choose from including printer friendly PDF conversion of posts)
  • 12 Custom Widgets (Social Icons, Flickr, Video, Twitter, Google Map, etc.)
  • Localization Included (.po/.mo)
  • Fancybox Images (not just on the gallery!)
  • Custom Posts for Slider & Gallery (no more messing around with post categories)
  • Gallery supports video (Youtube, Vimeo, Dailymotion)
  • Page Templates (blog, 404, full width, archive)
  • 4 Slider Area Options (Gallery, Content, Nivo, or none)
  • 15 Background Patterns to choose from
  • Fully layered PSD ’s (Home & Logo)
  • Unbranded, promotion free options panel
  • Detailed documentation
  • One-on-one author support

And that’s on top of all the native features which Jigoshop already features – plus you can always upgrade with our range of Jigoshop extensions and support packages. You can purchase the Animal House theme by Jami Gibbs here. And as a bonus, Jami has also created her own video guide to adding product attributes: