Tag Archives: Create

Customizing WordPress #1 – How To Create A Child Theme

The 1st video in the new Customizing WordPress video series. Here we show you how create a child theme in WordPress.

Code used:

Theme Name: Level Up Child
Theme URI: http://wordpress:8888/
Description: This is a child theme of 2014
Author: Scott Tolinski
Author URI: http://scotttolinski.com
Template: twentyfourteen
Version: 0.1


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WordPress Development – Create WordPress Themes and Plugins Tutorial

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The course for beginners, WordPress users and all who find WordPress somewhat difficult to get into. It covers all WordPress fundamentals and APIs.

In the full course, you will gain a deep understanding of how WordPress works. You will build a fully functioning theme and plugin. Course comes with material needed for free. All resources are provided.
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You Can Now Create a New WordPress Site and Change Themes Right From Your iPhone

You Can Now Create a New WordPress Site and Change Themes Right From Your iPhone
Manage your WordPress blog or website on the go, from your iOS device: view your stats, moderate comments, create and edit posts and pages, and upload media. All you need is a WordPress.com blog or a self-hosted WordPress.org site running 3.6 or …
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How to Create a PREMIUM Website with WordPress – Elegant Themes!

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In this comprehensive step-by-step video tutorial, I walk you through how to make an incredibly professional WordPress website with the premium Divi theme from Elegant Themes. The video is designed so that everyone, including absolute beginners can easily follow along and build a great website.

To purchase the divi theme, I greatly appreciate you using my affiliate link as it is a really cool way to thank me for the video. You can access the theme by going to:

Things covered in this video:
0:00:00 Introduction
0:00:45 Bullet list of what you’ll be creating
0:03:03 A walkthrough of the exact site you will learn how to create
0:14:53 Setting up a domain name and hosting account with a company called HostGator and getting your first month of web hosting for just 1 cent
0:20:38 Installing WordPress onto your hosting account
0:23:57 Logging onto the backend of your WordPress website
0:25:24 Configuring basic WordPress settings
0:28:48 Purchasing, downloading and installing, and activating the Divi Theme
0:29:11 Advantages of using the Divi theme from Elegant Themes
0:37:01 How to access the Divi support documentation
0:38:01 Setting up social media links in the header and footer Part 1
0:39:44 Removing the Elegant Themes and WordPress attribution in the footer
0:40:44 Setting up social media links Part 2 and additional theme settings
0:43:36 Choosing the site wide color scheme and fonts
0:45:25 Creating pages
0:48:34 Creating navigation menus
0:56:20 Setting up the home page and the optional blog page
0:57:57 Using the page builder and the accordion modulate to add content to the FAQ page
1:04:51 Using the contact form and map modules to add content the the contact page
1:10:37 Adding content to the About Us page and using sections and background images with the page builder
1:11:02 Where to get free high quality stock photos
1:22:22 Adding content to the Testimonials page with the testimonial module
1:27:58 Using two types of photo gallery modules on the Portfolio page
1:36:46 How to find professional color palettes
1:42:14 Creating a professional logo with free online resources
1:53:42 Adding the logo to the website
1:55:11 Enabling/Disabling the fixed navigation bar
1:56:15 Setting up an optional blog
1:59:14 Creating blog posts
2:03:14 Adding an image to your blog post content using the visual editor
2:04:53 Creating a video blog post
2:08:03 Creating a link blog post
2:11:45 Blog comment settings
2:14:50 Widgets and widget areas
2:21:06 How to use widgets on your pages with the page builder
2:23:42 Adding content to the home page
2:23:58 Creating a full width slideshow
2:33:08 Using blurb modules and icons
2:42:06 Using the animation options with certain modules
2:43:05 Adding a divider module
2:44:16 Adding a call to action module with it’s own section background color
2:47:10 Adding a blog module to the home page
2:50:26 Adding a two column section with a background image that uses the Parallax effect
2:58:48 Creating Projects and using them to add the carousel module to the home page
3:01:59 Adding Projects to the navigation menu
3:06:50 Using a plugin to add a visual editor widget
3:09:41 How to switch from the full width layout to the boxed layout and use background colors or images for your entire site
3:13:28 How to completely control your website’s color scheme and not be limited to the default color schemes
3:14:50 Final words and several ways to say thanks 😉

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Watch: Create your First WordPress Child-theme, Quick Fast

Watch: Create your First WordPress Child-theme, Quick Fast
Creating an awesome WordPress theme from scratch can be a daunting task, especially if you are a beginner. Thankfully, WordPress offers a much easier and quicker alternative: child themes. In this screencast, I will be showing you how to create a child …
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WordPress 101: Create a Theme from Scratch

First lesson of the series WordPress 101 for Beginners Developers.

Learn how to build a Theme from scratch, create the folder and the necessary files to install and activate a custom theme.

This tutorials are meant to be a starter help for developers who never used WordPress before and want to learn how to code themes and plugins without using pre-coded assets.

Tutorial Page: http://www.alecaddd.com/wordpress-101-wordpress-beginner-developers/

How to Create a WordPress Website for Your Hotel | By Brandon Dennis

How to Create a WordPress Website for Your Hotel | By Brandon Dennis
WP Engine has marketed itself as the host of choice for WordPress users for years. However, in my personal experience, they have mediocre customer service. They also have many rules in place that prevent you from using the plugins and themes you want.
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