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An introduction to the inner workings of the WordPress theme system
Before you begin customizing WordPress themes it helps to have a conceptual understanding of how the template system works.
Topics covered in this one hour webinar:
- How WordPress works (CMS concepts).
- How Templates Works.
- Decoding the WordPress template files.
- How to tell what template file is being used on any page.
- The role of CSS in web design and WordPress themes.
- Getting your feet wet with custom CSS – experimenting with the live CSS plugin.
- Child themes – what they are and why you need one.
- How to create a child theme.
- Gratuitous PHP introduction.