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Basic theme customization

Like most WordPress themes, Twenty Twelve comes with its own set of customization options that allow you to personalize your site. The options on this theme are relatively basic, but using them the right way, they can be quite effective at making your site look and feel like you, if you know what I mean. You can access the customization options in your theme in several different ways. One of the coolest ways to access it is by using what's known as the Theme Customizer. You can get to the Theme Customizer if you're on the front page of your site, and you're logged in and then you go to the WordPress toolbar, go to your site name and select Customize.

This opens the Theme Customizer inside WordPress and from here you can control different aspects of your theme. You can set a Site Title and Tagline like I showed you earlier in the course. You can also select Colors, for instance, in the Twenty Twelve theme you can set a Header Text Color. Currently, it's #444, which is a gray, but y...

Basic theme customization
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Basic theme customization provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Morten Rand-Hendriksen as part of the Start with a Theme: Video Blogs in WordPress

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