Tap News is an iphone-app style mobile plugin/theme package that instantly converts your wordpress site into a mobile web-application experience. It is specially designed for iPhone/iPod touch, Android, and Blackberry touch mobile device. The theme features elegant iPhone-style sliding layout, and it will truly turn your site into a mobile application. Other features include thumbnail pictures, full support for twitter, social bookmarking, and email.
It is a great choice for News bloggers, and it is a perfect alternative to an iPhone or Andorid application for your site.
Latest version: 2.1
What’s New in 2.1?
Option added to allow the theme to automatically retrieve the first attached image from the post as featured image (thumbnail) when no image is specified.
- Mobile detector is integrated
- Three theme styles (Black, White, Silver)
- Native iPhone application style design
- Easy post thumbnail insertion (Two methods with One Option, WPtap Legacy Method, WP3.0 Thumbnail Method, plus Automatically Retrieve Option)
- Adjustable post font size
- Fully support WordPress 3.0+
- Selectively display/hide categories
- Enables multi-layer category display
- Selectively display/hide pages
- Changeable title font color
- Social bookmarking for Twitter, Facebook, and MySpace
- iPhone desktop icon upload
- User-selected theme toggle (between WPtap view and your siteâ€™s regular look)
- AJAX, jQuery & effects
- Full WordPress search, pages, archives, categories, tags and links support
- Theme native social bookmarking support
- iPhone/iPod touch native post e-mailing support
- iPhone/iPod touch native RSS subscription support
- Ajax comments, posted in real time
- Ajaxed pagination (users can browse posts like YouTube videos)
- Manually edit your siteâ€™s title and its appearance to fit WPtap theme
- Admin inclusion/exclusion of author name, date, category, and tags in your post appearance.
- Admin inclusion/exclusion of site categories, pages, login form shown in the themeâ€™s menu
- Easily insertion of Google, Admob ads (and more) to your posts
- Auto image re-sizing for best appearance on iPhone (Both portrait and landscape)
- Fully support iPhone, Android, Blackberry Storm series, and Nokia S60+ series.