Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video Customizing the front page, part of WordPress DIY: Restaurant Website.
- Now that we have a featured image…and the About Us text on the front page,…the next step is to add the menu on the front page.…And in normal themes that would be kind of challenging,…because then you have to mix different…types of content on the front page…which probably would mean either adding a plugin…or doing some custom coding on the back end.…But the Auberge theme is designed specifically…to display content for a restaurant.…and part of that means displaying the menu…on the front page.…So this is a function that's built in to the customizer.…
In the customizer, navigate to Theme,…and then, that option we didn't cover before…called Layout.…So here, we can choose what to do with condensed blog posts,…that little box we saw previously.…We can either disable the section,…display it as the first section above the page content,…the second section above the page content,…or the first section below page content,…or second section below content.…And like I said previously, I don't want to blog here,…so I'm going to disable this section,…
Find more courses in this series in our WordPress DIY playlist.
- Making a basic content inventory
- Finding a suitable theme
- Adding a food menu page
- Customizing fonts, colors, and navigation
- Adding a contact form and reservations widget with Jetpack
- Testing the site
Skill Level Beginner
1. Preparing to Build a Site
2. Picking and Configuring a Theme
3. Extending Functionality with Plugins
Adding a contact form4m 25s
4. Going Live
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