Setting up content columns


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Setting up content columns

The next section of the WordPress page we're going to turn our attention to is the main content area. In this lesson, we'll address the general content wrapper that includes both the primary content div and the sidebar as well as style in the content area itself. Along the way, we'll make some minor adjustments to the WordPress PHP code. Just as WordPress uses a file stored in the theme folder called header.php to contain all the header elements, the code for the main content area, which you see here on the left under the heading Roux Academy Blog, is in another file, also stored in the theme folder with the name of index.php.

Now, this is not to be confused with the main index.php stored in the WordPress root. To customize this, we'll need to copy the index.php file found in the custom theme folder, and paste it in the roux theme folder. So I'm going to go to my Files panel and expand it, so we can work a little bit easier. Scroll down a tab until we're in the wp-content a...

Setting up content columns
Video duration: 10m 9s 5h 44m Intermediate Updated Oct 23, 2012

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Setting up content columns provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Joseph Lowery as part of the Dreamweaver and WordPress: Core Concepts

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