Redux Framework or options Framework dead?

Wordpress Commerical Theme:

Are Redux Framework and Options Framework etc dead(outdated and old fashioned), and one should use only theme-customizer API?

Can some one from the theme review team answer this question?

I don’t think so. Avada uses slightly modified version of Redux. Lots of best-sellers themes do as well. Options framework is discontinued, Redux is considered as a superior product.

Hi,

Options Framework developed is stopped.
And as of now Reduxframework is used by many top theme developers.

also there few other frameworks like

http://codestarframework.com/
And many other

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Options Framework is quiet light weight. should I use it? Or this could be the reason for rejection?

Hi,
I dont think there will be a rejection for that.

I am not sure. as its outdated.

I also feel codestarframework is lightweight. just check that out.

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Thank you so much sir.

Have you tried Kirki?
It is way easier and will make eveyrthing work like a charm
https://aristath.github.io/kirki/

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I browsed the link, but it doesn’t have the photographs of the options control panel to have a feel.

You most probably browser false.
https://aristath.github.io/kirki/docs/getting-started/controls-sheet.html

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This looks good. this also has that label slider. I hope it is 100% open source.

Yes it is open source. As I said, spend some time into it.
it is best alternative and moving things on front end is good.

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Yes, you should use only Customizer and keep theme lightweight as much as possible. With so much page builders plugins it is nonsense using options frameworks anymore.

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sir, have you tested this? Is its secured and sanitized? Is it based on the customizer API?

Yes it is. Instead of asking, deep into the code at the documentation :wink:

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You can try http://wordpress.framework-y.com/wptf/. it’s better of all the others solutions and has been built for Themeforest also.

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Nah it is not. I checked it and Kirki is way way way better.

You should be more professional and transparent :slight_smile: Is not difficult see the big difference, you can like a product but write that a family car is better than a Ferrari is not really believable

I am. Redux or Kirki has all those features for free and they are been updated from the community not from a single team.
That is a HUGE reason on what to pic :wink:

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Yes, about these reasons I agree, can be important points :wink:

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