Building a WordPress Theme from Scratch

A-Z Guide for Creating WordPress Theme
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  • Lectures 30
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 12/2013 English

Course Description

Did you know that 20-30%%%% of all websites on the Internet are powered by the Wordpress platform?

One of the reasons behind the success of Wordpress is it's flexibility, which allows developers to give superpowers to any website on a modular and easy manner.

In this course we'll cover the art and science of Wordpress Theme Development from scratch. By developing a Simple Template. we will cover everything you need to know to be able to create awesome themes that will run on the WordPress installation.

If you're using WordPress, you've probably spent an inordinately long period of time searching for a theme you like, only to feel like you've been looking at the same thing in a variety of colors. Maybe it's time you learned to create your own WordPress theme.

This course will help you learn to build your first, basic WordPress theme. We'll get under the hood and take a look at how a basic theme works (it's a mixture of HTML, CSS, and PHP) and create a basic, widgetized theme.

What are the requirements?

  • Web Server
  • Code Editor

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Develop WordPress Theme
  • Plugins
  • Posts and Pages
  • Photoshop
  • Much More

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone Interested in developing WordPress Theme

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Introduction
Preview
01:15
What you should know?
Preview
03:05
Section 2: Getting Started
A few things before getting started
Preview
02:49
Section 3: Static HTML
Creating Static HTML files and getting familiar with Files Hierarchy
Preview
09:48
Completing the HTML Section
04:54
Section 4: Designing with CSS
Designing the Header
08:12
Setting Up Logo and Navigation
09:50
Working with sidebar
04:25
Designing and Indenting main Content
10:11
Setting up footer and characters designing
06:21
Final Touches
01:18
Section 5: Starting From Scratch Theme
Starting From the Scratch Theme
04:23
Section 6: Template Hierarchy
Template Heirarchy
07:52
Section 7: Conversion to Wordpress Theme
Starting Conversion from HTML
09:49
Completing the Conversion
04:39
Reviewing the first look of our theme after changes
01:33
Sidebar
04:07
Menus
10:21
Recent Posts
04:30
Clearing the mess
01:57
Section 8: Creating Pages
Setting Up Home Page Statically
07:35
Creating About Page Statically
04:55
Setting Home Page Dynamically Part 1
01:53
Setting Home Page Dynamically Part 2
14:43
Setting Home Page Dynamically Part 3
07:08
Creating About Page Dynamically
03:36
Creating Contact Us Page
02:11
Section 9: Usage of Plugins
Installing Plugin and Evaluating Contact Page
04:40
Section 10: Conclusion
Conclusion
00:35
Section 11: Exercise Files
File
Article

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