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The Phosphorus phpBB style is a very versatile and gives a wide variety of options. This month also introduces a new interface for the Vertex Framework and the ability to install modules! Vertex Framework for phpBB is truly turning the forum system into a CMS.    The framework is becoming quite polished, this month we've also revamped the admin to give it a nice slick look. 

Check out the demo available to get an understanding of what you can do with Vertex and this style. The Vertex admin area is visible even when not logged in, just click the admin menu item in the top right of the menu and you will be able to demo it without saving changes.
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We are happy to announce the Phosphorus theme release! It is a very versatile theme that gives a wide variety of options. We have added some options to change the color scheme of Phosphorus to any you desire! Check out the 7 presets available to get an understanding of what you can do. This month we also slightly modified some of the WordPress link output to better match the theme itself. Also included is a new admin interface for the theme, giving you an easier experience when changing theme options.

For more information on the Fusion Wordpress Theme click here

Demo this style here
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The Comaxium PhpBB3 style is built with style and functionality in mind. Its style can easily be adapted to just about any type of website you are running. With an amazing 35 block positions and 6 module styles it's functionality is superb and leaves you with hundreds of layout options to choose from!

In addition to its great design there are other great features such as fixed of fluid width body settings, custom column and page width settings, choose your own highlight color, support for right to left languages, and so much more! Make sure to check out the demo for a full list of features.

 For more information on the Comaxium PhpBB3 style click here
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We are happy to publish a new member bonus page that gives all club members coupons and discounts on some top Joomla extensions and services!  Currently the page is offering discounts on up to 11 different sites in the Joomla community.  These discounts will come and go as they expire and we receive new ones so keep this in mind. Don't delay on purchasing that extension you've been thinking about and keep checking back every so often for new discounts!  We hope this just adds that much more benefit to your Shape 5 club membership, enjoy!

Check them out here: http://www.shape5.com/promotions/member_bonuses/
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This month we are launching our Fusion template for Wordpress. The release of the Fusion Wordpress Theme brings you a modern design and layout with the option to choose 1 of six color presets! Be sure to browse through the entire demo to see all the features included!

For more information on the Fusion Wordpress Theme click here .

Demo this style here

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The Bridge of Hope style is designed for any type of charity or band style websites. It includes the Vertex Framework version 2.0 that includes the frontend admin capability. You can add modules, menu items and config all styles features in the frontend. The template includes our standard s5 menu powered jQuery Javascript libraries. Features include: the ability to change the overall site and font color to any that you desire, choose fluid or pixel width and iPhone ready.

 For more information on the Bridge of Hope PhpBB3 style click here.

Demo this style here
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Intrigue is our latest free Joomla template release in honor of the release of Joomla 1.6! This template is fully compatible with native Joomla 1.6. It comes with great features that you wouldn't expect in a free template like a drop down suckerfish menu, custom column widths, custom page widths, fixed of fluid layout, and custom highlight and background colors; set the background bars to any color you want! Be sure to check out the demo for a live preview.

For more information on the Intrigue Free Joomla Template click here

We have launched this months Wordpress theme which brings us Political.  Running for office, need a new face lift to your government or political site? Then Political is perfect for you!  Be sure to check out the Political template demo to see all the features that have been included.   Also remember to check out the forum polls so you can voice your opinion on what theme you'd like converted next. 

Vote for conversions here

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This month's PhpBB3 style, Aurora Dawn, has been launched! Aurora Dawn's great design can be used for just about any type of website such as business, personal, or blog. With Aurora Dawn's great flexibility you can easily set your own custom highlight colors, which controls most link and title colors, and custom background images. In addition to these settings you can also set your own page and column widths, use fluid width and RTL languages. These features let you make your site truly your own look and style.

 For more information on the Aurora Dawn PhpBB3 style click here .

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You can reference this blog post to check the status on the conversion process of all Shape 5 Joomla products.

Please note - 1.5 to 1.6 conversions can take a considerable amount of time, each template is different, but we expect to have all of our templates converted in the next few weeks/months. Site shapers will not be available until all of our templates have been converted and some issues with the JUpgrade component are addressed or another suitable upgrade component becomes available.


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