Learn how to create a WordPress theme using Pinegrow

From your HTML template to a fully functional WordPress theme.
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  • Lectures 19
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English, captions
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About This Course

Published 7/2015 English Closed captions available

Course Description

What is the course about?

The course is about WordPress theme development using Pinegrow WP a desktop app for Windows, Mac and Linux that lets you build responsive websites faster with live multi-page editing, CSS styling and smart components for Bootstrap, Foundation, AngularJS and build WordPress themes on a totally innovative way.


WordPress, theme, HTML, Bootstrap, development, design, PHP

What kind of materials are included?

Videos only

How long the course take to complete?

About 2 hours to watch all the videos and 1 week to master all the techniques, depending on the initial knowledge.

Why take this course?

To experiment an innovative way of creating WordPress themes

How is the course structured?

In this course, you will learn :

  1. How to create a basic WordPress theme in less than 20 minutes
  2. How to create a basic WordPress theme structure
  3. How to create a standard WordPress theme structure including header and footer
  4. How to activate your theme in WordPress
  5. How to include site title, site description and links in your templates
  6. How to import HTML content from WordPress into your HTML template
  7. How to add navigation menus
  8. How to prepare your content to create a WordPress Loop
  9. How to create a WordPress Loop
  10. How to create and use sidebars and widgets
  11. How to create the most common WordPress templates files
  12. How to create the SEARCH template
  13. How to create the SINGLE template
  14. How to create a screenshot for your WordPress theme
  15. How to include links in your templates
  16. How to use the Master Page feature in Pinegrow
  17. How to make your theme ready for Jetpack plugin
  18. How to create WordPress Customizer ready components

What are the requirements?

  • Basic HTML and CSS knowledge
  • Basic WordPress theme development knowledge

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Create a fully functional WordPress theme

Who is the target audience?

  • This course is meant for students who want to create WordPress themes

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Discover how Pinegrow will help you to create awesome WordPress themes
Introduction : Create a theme in less than 20 minutes
Section 2: Create your first theme
WordPress Theme Structure (part 1)
WordPress Theme Structure (part 2)
Site Title - Description - Link
Import WordPress HTML into Pinegrow
Navigation Menus
Article - Post ID - The Title - The Content
The Loop
Sidebars and Widgets
Create a new Common WordPress template file from the Index page
How to create the SEARCH.PHP Template
How to create the SINGLE.PHP Template
Links - Permalink
Apply Master Page
Make your theme ready for Jetpack
The WordPress Customizer
Section 3: WordPress Settings
Activate your WordPress Theme
Create a Screenshot for your WordPress Theme
Section 4: Bonus Tracks

This section has not been retained for the course and it does not contain audio comments nor closed captions. However, because of his interest as it addresses a useful technique (the use of an external page to setup specific WordPress theme settings), it is offered as a bonus track.

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Instructor Biography

ARNOUD Emmanuel, Pinegrow WordPress Evangelist

As a Pinegrow WP evangelist, my mission is to help Pinegrow users to build better WordPress themes, faster !

Pinegrow WP is an extended edition of Pinegrow Web Editor, It has all the features of Pinegrow Web Editor + a totally innovative new way to design and create awesome WordPress themes by visually converting static HTML pages to WordPress themes.

Pinegrow "automagically" generates PHP code and splits your static HTML pages into common (and valid) WordPress template parts.

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