Creating a custom home page


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Creating a custom home page

So the structure of our website is looking good, our sidebar is looking good, but one thing you will notice that is drastically different from what we're looking at right here from what we ended up with, our Photoshop design and our HTML and CSS template, is this main content area doesn't look anything like our final design. We just haven't got in there yet, but this is what we are going to be doing, creating a custom homepage with our WordPress Theme. Now WordPress actually makes it pretty easy to do. So, I am going to show you on the right here we have open our TextMate project with all the files from a WordPress theme, and on the left we have this TextMate project.

That's where we left off with our static HTML and CSS templates. So, what I can do to make a custom homepage-- You don't have to do anything fancy. It's really easy. I am going to make a new file by clicking on the folder at the top of the sidebar and say New File. We're going to create a new fil...

Creating a custom home page
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Creating a custom home page provides you with in-depth training on Developer. Taught by Chris Coyier as part of the WordPress 3: Creating and Editing Custom Themes

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