[theme-reviewers] FavePersonal Theme

WordPress (thinkupthemes) wordpress at thinkupthemes.com
Thu Nov 14 00:37:40 UTC 2013

It will hardly impact the user experience. It will take the user about 30 seconds to download and activate the plugin.

If your worried that the user might miss it just put it in your theme documentation. I personally think there's no need to package plugins in the themes folder in most cases.

Here's a link to get TGM:



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On 14 Nov 2013, at 00:28, Alex King <lists at alexking.org> wrote:

> On Nov 13, 2013, at 5:24 PM, "WordPress (thinkupthemes)" <wordpress at thinkupthemes.com> wrote:
>> Why are you including the plugin in your theme? Why not just use TGM to recommend it as an install after the theme is activated?
> The plugin provides useful features to the theme, the theme was designed to integrate these features. It was integrated in such a way that the plugin can be both disabled and upgraded separately:
> http://alexking.org/blog/2012/07/09/include-plugin-in-wordpress-theme
> But the theme works best with the plugin enabled. And not needing the user to download and install a plugin is a better experience.
> Cheers,
> --Alex
> http://alexking.org | http://crowdfavorite.com
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