WordPress Theme: Tungstenation

If you are looking for a crisp and stylish business theme to promote your services and portfolio, we recommend – Tungstenation WordPress theme.

This WP theme has four customizable front page widgets to showcase your works, services, contact details and more. The functional jQuery slider, has multiple transition option to feature your important posts.

The crisp custom typography, featured images option, Facebook like page and Twitter status options make this theme a choice for beginners and pro bloggers alike.

Tungstenation is WordPress MU compatible theme because like our previous themes, Tungstenation is also tried and tested to work in a multisite environment.

The clean and well-structured code makes it easy to customize the theme to your special needs and a .pot file which you can easily translate in your preferred languages with ease.

This freemium WordPress theme is packed with a better framework and a robust admin options panel to accommodate the General Settings, Slideshow Settings, Page Tracker, Social Networking, Page Navigation and Custom Ads Settings.

Tungstenation WP theme is an awesome WordPress theme which is great for any blogger who wants to impress their readers with their contents and a premium quality design blog at no cost!

Check out the other theme features:

  • jQuery Slider
  • WordPress MU Compatible
  • Custom Font Integration
  • Featured Images
  • Facebook Like Box
  • Twitter Status Integration
  • Popular Posts
  • Spread the articles via Social bookmarks (TweetMeme, Delicious, Digg, Newsvine, RSS, Stumbleupon, Technorati, Twitter)
  • Separation of Comments and Trackbacks
  • SEO optimized
  • Automatic Thumbnail Resizer (without using a custom field)
  • Compatible with WordPress version 3.0+
  • RSS and Twitter subscription
  • Google Analytics code integration
  • Built-in Page Navigation
  • Advertisement Blocks Ready
  • Gravatar Enabled

Tungstenation Screenshot

Tungstenation | Demo | Download Tungstenation (36731)


  1. Install tungstenation folder at /wp-content/themes/
  2. Activate Tungstenation Theme 1.0 by Padd Solutions (Note: Don’t worry if it might look disoriented at first, you need to activate the required plugins to fully utilize the theme.)

Activate the Required Plugins:

Initial Settings:

  • Regenerate Thumbnails (skip this step if you are on a fresh install):
  1. Tools > Regen. Thumbnails
  2. Click Regenerate All Thumbnails
  3. Wait for 100% to regenerate all thumbnails.
  • Setting the DropDown Menus:
    1. Go to Appearance > Menus.
    2. Drag and drop the menus you want to appear in header navigation menu at the “Main Menu” and footer area with the “Footer Menu” and hit “Save Menu” button.
    3. At the Theme Locations box, choose “Main Menu” and “Footer Menu” from the dropdown choices and hit “Save”.

Customizing Tungstenation Theme:

  • Setting the Slideshow:
    1. Go Appearance > Tungstenation Options > Slideshow
    2. Enable Slideshow
    3. Designated Slideshow Category – choose the category from the dropdown options
    4. Select the number of slides, effect, duration and scroll speed
    5. Save Settings.
  • Setting the post thumbnail:
    1. Go Post > All Posts > Choose the post to edit
    2. From the post section, find the “Featured Image” box found at the lower right most part of the screen
    3. Set Featured Image (recommended image size: 291×251)
    4. Publish / Update Post
  • Setting the Homepage Widgets:
    1. Go Appearance > Tungstenation Options > General
    2. First Column Page – choose the page from the dropdown options
    3. Second Column Page – choose the page from the dropdown options
    4. Third Column Page – choose the page from the dropdown options
    5. Fourth Column Page – choose the page from the dropdown options
    6. Save Settings.


  • WordPress 3.0+
  • Host server with PHP5+

Thank you:

Thanks to Viper007Bond and Héctor for the useful plugins.


Tell us what you think, we would love to hear something from you.
If you have any problem or found some bugs upon using this WordPress theme, feel free to leave a comment here.

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  1. Han 08.05.2011 Reply

    Your themes are so unique. Thanks for releasing them free.

  2. Caroline 08.05.2011 Reply

    Hey guys, is there a limit for how many banners you can have on the slider on this theme? The demo shows 3 but I’d like 5 if possible? Thanks for your help! Caroline

  3. online fashion 08.06.2011 Reply

    Hmm.. It also boost one day like other theme boost! I aways wish your good luck! Many thanks for providing this theme!

  4. dykz 08.15.2011 Reply

    Nice theme, recomend for portfolio website. thnx for sharing,

  5. Kewell 09.01.2011 Reply

    Great Theme wordpress, I liked its and it benefit for me.

    Thanks for sharing.

  6. alex 03.25.2012 Reply

    Thanks for that… Great theme

  7. sylhet 07.02.2012 Reply

    Simple is best you proven by your theme.

  8. Arun Kumar 12.17.2012 Reply

    I am a big fan of tungstenation and had been using it on my site for long time, until I accidently upgraded to wordpress 3.5, now the theme doesn’t work. Please release new update for the tungstenation theme, I can’t live without it.

    • James 12.19.2012 Reply

      You may download the latest copy.

      • Arun Kumar 12.19.2012

        Theme don’t come nicely it shows

        hyperlink – Skip to content

        and then disoriented theme below it.

      • James 12.19.2012


        I updated the theme again. You may download it.

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