In a wordpress system, the presentation, interaction and management of the content is done by the wordpress theme. The wordpress theme is basically many files of code that control how the content is presented and how the user interacts and navigates through the content. There are many readymade free wordpress themes and quite a few premium wordpress themes that you can plug in. But due to the popularity of WordPress, these themes are often very common and your site could be one among herds of other sites sporting the same theme.
Is this the only reason why you shouldn’t be using unmodified wordpress themes? It is certainly a big reason but there are more reasons too. Here’s a list of 15 reasons that should be enough to convince you to always modify wordpress themes before using them. Continue reading