Why it’s in the Showcase: DaveMatthewsBand.com is built on WordPress using a custom theme and homepage curation tools. It sits on a load-balanced, Varnish-powered multi-server setup to handle the massive traffic spikes DMB receives and uses a variety of custom-developed API tools to sync media across Flickr, Facebook and MusicToday. View Site
Motley Crue is known as the most notorious rock band ever formed. Maybe you’ve heard of them? Vince Neil, Tommy Lee, Nikki Sixx and Mick Mars. Yeah, they’re kind of a big deal that’s now shaking up the world of WordPress.
Why it’s in the Showcase: No Depression uses WordPress to power the entire issue history for its popular magazine. The developers used the Carrington theme framework to easily create custom page types, archive views and article views. They created the necessary templates, which then allows the site content (and Carrington framework) to drive what view should be used. View Site