(originally published April 30, 2014)
Last wekk, Chris Lema published a thought-provoking post asking if it’s worth getting into the premium WordPress theme business. He mentioned that some major theme shops are shifting their focus away from themes and onto plugin development.
Just because some of the top dogs are changing their game up a little, doesn’t mean that the premium theme market is going away.
If you ask me, there’s never been a more exciting time to get into the premium WordPress theme business than right now.
As WordPress grows closer and closer as a collaborative community and more plugin shops open with exciting new business models, the demand for simple themes that integrate with these plugins will skyrocket.
Here’s my thought process…