Imagine trying to build a house without tools. If you’re like me, you’d be lucky to finish at all, let alone make it an efficient, enjoyable process. It’s just not something you’d do unless you’re the kind of person who likes doing that for fun. Up until now, Elgg theming has felt a bit like that to me. It’s daunting, and there’s a lot of reinventing the wheel to do before you can even really get started.
Elgg 1.8 is changing all that.