Firstly go to VS Code and add a file named archive.php to the theme. Next, To make theme development easier install a plugin named Site demo content. This will give you a set of test posts, pages, categories,users and images […]
Create and Enqueue the main.css file In the css folder create a file named main.css. Next open the Functions.php file and add the code below to the load_css() function. Make sure it is below the Bootstrap register. Modify the header […]
Part 1, setup and environment This is part two of a course on modern WordPress theme development. It is not a stand alone tutorial. Theme folder and structure Log in to your project site back end and go to Appearance>themes, […]
Introduction This series will show you how to build a WordPress theme from scratch. It uses Laragon to create a local Apache server and the Visual Studio Code text editor. Developing on a local machine is a lot faster and […]
Introduction – create a form to email script in WordPress There are many form plugins for WordPress but how do you actually create a form and then email it using just code? The form we will be creating is shown […]
Basic loop The WordPress loop is used to grab the content of a post or group of posts and display it on the front end of a site. A simple loop is shown below.
Animate.css is a CSS library that can quickly add animation effects to any element. To use it in WordPress, the file has to be added to your site using the functions.php file. Once this is done you just need to […]
To create responsive images and enable thumbnails in your theme you need to edit a couple of files .The featured image (thumbnail) on this post uses a custom size and is responsive. The post’s featured image is used to create […]