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Learn how to create amazing WordPress themes from HTML that are powered by the fantasting Architect plugin by PizazzWP
What Will We Learn?
In this course we will learn how to convert free static HTML sites into fully functional WordPress themes.
How Do We Make It Simple?By using the Architect Plugin by PizazzWP, all the code for displaying our content is taken care of, so we can focus on what is important, making our site look GOOD!
What About Learning To Code?
Whilst this course will get you started on some basic PHP, HTML and CSS, we primarily focus on the design and showing you where to further grow your learning.
Content and Overview
Suitable for beginning web developers, through this course you'll learn establish a strong understanding of the concept behind WordPress Theme development.
Starting with the installation of the Local Development Kit, this course will take you through PHP Functions, and how to use them.
Students completing the course will have the knowledge to create functional and useful WordPress Themes.
Complete with working files and code samples, you'll be able to work alongside the author as you work through each concept, and will receive a verifiable certificate of completion upon finishing the course.
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Desktop, iOS and Android.
Certificate of completion.
|Section 1: Setting Up The Development Environment|
In this lecture, we will look at some of the tools and requirements needed to follow along in this course
In this lecture we will get WAMP downloaded and installed on our Windows environment
In this lecture we will get WordPress downloaded and installed on our localhost
In this lecture we will get Architect installed and configured ready to start designing our layout
Download our first HTML template, Linear by Templated
Download and Install BracketsPreview
|Section 2: Creating the Linear Theme|
In this lecture we will configure our theme files so WordPress can see it, and end users have an idea of what it will look like as well as read a description about the theme
Creating the Header Pt 1
Creating the Header: Fixing an error
Creating the Header Pt 2: The Menu
Creating the Header Pt 3: The Background
Creating the Header pt 4: The Logo
|Quiz 1||3 questions|
Lets recap on what we have covered so far in this course.
Creating the Homepage Content
Creating the About Section
Creating the Features Section Pt 1
Creating the Features Section Pt 2
Creating the Features Section Pt 3
Bonus: Handling Errors and The LoopPreview
Creating the Posts
Creating the Posts Pt 2
Creating the Posts Pt 3
Creating the Testimonials Section
Creating the Testimonials Section Pt 2
|Section 3: A WooCommerce Theme|
I started creating websites for myself as a Photographer in 2010 and then branched out into helping friends and colleagues put the finishing touches on their own sites.I loved the creativity and the freedom that came with designing and coding websites, and this fueled my passion to learn all the code and markup languages that go with designing sites. A passion that still stands today as I continue my learning and growth as a web developer.At Simple Website In A Day or belief that sites don't have to be complicated for users to keep their content fresh and up to date, nor do we believe that building sites should be time consuming nor costly.That is why we use the tools that are powerful, quick and deliver nothing but excellence.