Artist is a WYSIWYG website theme creation tool developed by Extensoft. Automated Artist Creating Web Templates, including a “Suggest Design” button, which randomly generates Web design and displays the design preview. The user can then adjust the design using a variety of options, and export the design as a Web template in XHTML and CSS format, or a WordPress theme. Artisteer is available for the Windows operating system. A beta version of Artist for Mac OS 10.5 is making slow progress and can be downloaded. The first version of Artisteer was released in September 2008. Artisteer version 3.0 was released on June 2011. The current version is Artister 4.1 for Windows and 3.1 Beta for Macintosh.
As an automated WYSIWYG editor, the artist’s hides the details of the pages’ HTML code from the user, making it possible for non-coders to create web templates and blog themes. The application makes it easy to create tableless layouts. The created code complies with W3C standards. Artisteer allows users to preview their browsers, provided they are installed on their computer. Unlike other HTML editors, the Web site does not create fully functional Web sites, but creates Web templates that are then manually integrated with a Web application or applied to a CMS system. Artisteer also provides an option to export WordPress themes, which do not require further modifications and can be applied to a WordPress system by copying them directly into WordPress “themes” folder.
Web design allows for some automation of web design in the sense of being able to assemble a usable The user invokes the automation feature by selecting the “Suggest Design” option, and can then review the suggested random design. Theoretically this method can produce an unlimited number of original Web designs. The term “Web Design Automation” is a registered trademark of iRadek Software. deployment.
Artisteer is available in the following languages: English, German, Dutch, Danish, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Swedish, Japanese, Middle Eastern version, Chinese, Polish and Russian.