Lots of New Twenty Ten Child Themes!

It’s been a while since I posted any new Twenty ten Child Themes on this site. I’ve been bookmarking them as I find them and one reader mentioned his own child theme in a comment so I thought I should get to work and post them. First we have a Tumblr style child theme called Salju. I’ve played around with this theme and it’s really cool how it works. I’ve seen themes that require the use of woothemes tumblr plugin, this theme creates posts the same way, but without the use of a plugin. It has a nice background image and a snow effect built in, by WPCharity.com You can download it from their site Here – Salju Theme.

Click the more link to see all of the new Twenty Ten Child Themes. Next is a new type of theme called Centipede Twenty Ten Child Theme

I stumbled across the next theme called Vidunder while looking for a tutorial on editing the wordpress author box. This theme has alot of great features added

    Custom background colour and general colour scheme Optional header background image Optional site logo in header Optional display of latest Twitter post in header Author box at the bottom of posts Display of the 2 latest related post at the bottom of each post Animated hide option for Author box and Related Posts Added sidebar features Author comment highlighting

Download Vidunder Here
Vidunder Twenty Ten Child Theme

I just discovered the next child theme called Accessible today when a reader posted thelink in my comments. I haven’t had a chance to try it out yet, but it seems to be an improved version of Twenty Ten and it looks good from what I’ve read. Here are the features.

    Accessible colors and contrast according to WCAG AAA Accessible and visible link focus for keyboard use Optimized link hover and active states Skip link to content visible on keyboard focus Added skip links back to top after content and after footer area Added additional hidden headlines for sidebars (left and bottom) Navigation “Home” translated for german users into “Startseite“ Customization of WordPress edtitor TinyMCE Translation ready (english and german included)

Download Accessible Here
Accessible Twenty Ten Child Theme

Next is a child theme called Calming Twenty Ten Child Theme

Next we have three more themes from WpCharity. These themes all have similar features but different styles. Here are a list of features each theme contains.

    Very small theme package, under 20 KB Custom headers Custom backgrounds (image or color) Custom drop-down Menus Author info Simple, clean and light Threaded comment Contains two columns: 1 main bar and 1 right bar Using Google Font

Sawojarar Twenty Ten Child Theme
Titimplik Twenty Ten Child Theme
Bintaro Twenty Ten Child Theme

WpCharity has other Twenty Ten Child Themes on their site, the others require a small donation, you should check them out, donations go towards donating to the world disasters and grief. You can read more about them at their site WpCharity and all of their themes are listed Here – WpCharity Themes


  1. says

    Twenty-ten has actually become one of my favorite themes. I’m very happy they changed it to the default from that “Kubrick”, which let’s face it, was getting real old. Twenty-Ten has it all, simplicity, good options easy set-up, and a nice clean header area that you can quickly change to your liking.

    These child themes you’re showing just make the theme all that much better.

  2. Mercy@Nikenya.com says

    Thanks alot for the links, this has opened way for us to view every child’s theme, rather than it could be just words alone, they are all interesting.

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