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Understanding WordPress Child Themes in 2016

Understanding WordPress Child Themes in 2016

Video covers everything you need to know about child themes for your wordpress website in 2016 such as:

– How to make a child theme for the default Twenty Sixteen WordPress theme
– The original (old) method of making a child theme 2:48
– The new method WordPress now recommends 13:20 (both methods are really easy if you watch the video. You should watch old method, then new because they build on eachother)
– How and where to add CSS to your child theme
– How to add functions.php to your child theme
– How to add files like footer.php and customize theme in your child theme

Longer video but generally the idea is that you won’t learn this much on wordpress child themes in as little time anywhere else. Enjoy!

From WordPress: A child theme is a theme that inherits the functionality and styling of another theme, called the parent theme. Child themes are the recommended way of modifying an existing theme.

Learn more https://codex.wordpress.org/Child_Themes
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Customize any WordPress Theme (Part 1) – Understanding style.css, header.php, footer.php

Learn how to customize any WordPress theme by understanding the files that control the themes appearance and structure starting with 3 of the most important files to understand: style.css, header.php, footer.php – Learning how these 3 files construct your WordPress site is the beginning of learning how to customize the appearance and structure of any WP theme into any website you can design.
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Understanding WordPress Themes

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This is a detailed overview on how to understand and control WordPress themes. This video should give you the tools and information you need to understand any WordPress theme.
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