WordPress Themes options page save lots of time in editing. Many premium themes offer different kind of theme options page to customize and handle WordPress theme.But if we need any specific functions and controls in our theme, we need to create own theme options panel for our WordPress theme.
I am already list some frameworks to create WordPress themes. But they provide default theme option panel. So i am decide to list top frameworks to create WordPress theme option panel.
Slightly Modded options framework produce modern looking theme option page to control all over WordPress theme functions.
This framework offer many features such as Drag and Drop slider, Background patterns, Media library uploader etc.
This is a best framework for WordPress Theme developers.
Upthemes framework is a powerful light weight theme options framework which contain extensible engine for SEO. this framework offer options to control custom layouts, color schemes, header and background images. It’s also support multiple languages.
NHP theme options framework is a simple an extendable theme option framework. NHP Theme options framework offer many features such as extendable validation classes, build in field types, custom error and warning handling, custom tab sections and import/export theme option settings.
Another framework to create WordPress theme option panel. This framework easily integrate with any WordPress theme. This framework offer options such as text, text area, check box, ratio buttons,multi check, typography, images instead of ratio buttons and editor.
My option panel framework provide input fields, text area, select Dropdown, WySIWYG editor, date picker, time picker, typography fileds and Drag and Drop. Its also offer import and export features.
Redux is a simple extendable options framework created based on NHP theme options framework. This framework also offer all over futures such as multiple layout field types, WordPress settings API use, over-ridden fields using call back functions, custom validation error handling, Hook points for customization, import and export function etc.
Another framework to create custom theme admin panel.
Some plugins also offer to create WordPress theme option panel. They are Options Framework Plugin and OptionTree plugin.
Options framework plugin is easy way to build WordPress theme option panel. It provide complete tutorial to create and customize theme options.
OptionTree is a theme options UI builder for WordPress. Its offer silky theme option layout. OptionTree plugin sponsored by ThemeForest (Largest WordPress theme market place in web).