Viewers: in countries Watching now:
You learned how to build new themes in WordPress: Building Themes from Scratch Using Underscores. But many members were curious about the example theme Morten Rand-Hendriksen designed. Now he's back to show you how to use that theme, Simone, in your projects. This course will take you through the setup and configuration of Simone and help you get the most out of the post format options.
Hi, I'm Morten Rand-Hendriksen, Staff Author at Lynda.com, and I'm here to welcome you to Customizing WordPress Themes: Simone. In this course, we'll look at the new WordPress theme, Simone, built by yours truly and published in the WordPress theme directory. First, I'll introduce you to Simone where you can get the theme and how you can contribute to it. Next, we'll take a look at the basic customization options, that allow you to change the appearance of the theme.
I'll show you how to activate four hidden features in the theme, including a custom social media menu and an author box. And finally, we'll take a deeper dive into the more advanced functionalities of the theme and how you can use them to enhance your content. I'm exited to show you how this theme can put your content first. So let's get crackin, with Customizing WordPress Themes: Simone.
There are currently no FAQs about Customizing WordPress Themes: Simone.
Access exercise files from a button right under the course name.
Search within course videos and transcripts, and jump right to the results.
Remove icons showing you already watched videos if you want to start over.
Make the video wide, narrow, full-screen, or pop the player out of the page into its own window.
Click on text in the transcript to jump to that spot in the video. As the video plays, the relevant spot in the transcript will be highlighted.