The authors of Zerif Lite were given two weeks to comply with the requirements but decided they didn’t want to break 300,000 sites with a requirement to install plugins to store the front page content as custom post types. The theme was suspended from the directory this week.

This isn’t the first time the Presentation vs. Functionality guideline has been enforced. The TRT began cracking down on violations more than a year ago and Zerif Lite was at the forefront of that conversation as a prime example under consideration.building-1080594_1920