Brian Gardner has been designing and developing WordPress websites since 2006. He was a pioneer the premium WordPress theme market with his original Revolution theme and continued as a leader in the WordPress Community as former partner and Chief Product Officer at Copyblogger Media and founder of StudioPress and the Genesis Framework, which was acquired by WP Engine in 2018.
For more than 13 years, Brian Gardner has poured his heart and soul into creating the most beautiful, easy-to-use themes. He is known for his minimalistic and monochromatic design style and for creating sophisticated digital experiences.
Today, you’ll find Brian Gardner’s Genesis WordPress themes here at BizBudding. The themes are powered by Mai Theme and our Mai Engine plugin, and are updated to leverage the WordPress block editor.
I’m very excited to have partnered with BizBudding to develop a few of my website designs using Mai Theme.
WordPress is changing so fast and my friends at BizBudding have done a wonderful job of keeping current with features and functionality that make it easier for you to build your website.
When you choose one of our website templates, you get everything you need to build a successful creative business online.
Mai Engine Plugin
Powering robust customization options
Mai Theme runs on the powerful Mai Engine plugin, which provides the core power of the theme. Mai Engine runs as a plugin enabling you to receive the latest updates without breaking your website.
Adding new features and functionality
Get the control you need to manage every aspect of your site, without the need for custom code. Our Mai Plugins elevate the customization and functionality of your Mai Theme website to the pro-level.
Mai Setup Wizard
Installing demo content in minutes
We know how difficult, timely, and frustrating it can be to configure a theme to look like the demo site, so to save you time, we included Mai Setup Wizard to load the demo content, template parts, and customer settings without overwriting any of your existing pages.
Getting you unstuck and on your way
When you need us, we are here for you. Live. Our support team is fast, friendly and reliable, which is why we have so many 5 star reviews.
Connecting you with like-minded folks
The Mai Blogging Community was created to not only bring bloggers together for extra camaraderie and support but to provide a place where our team can share all of our expertise and knowledge with you.
Getting started has never been easier
Gain the behind the scenes skills needed to have a highly trafficked blog as well as how to get started, set up your website, build a brand, organically grow your audience and begin to monetize.
Three Ways to Use Our Designs
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