Add a Child Theme with WordPress Twenty Twelve, PHP & jQuery


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Moving the header image

To show you how you can modify a template file to make a change on your site, let's take a look at a practical example. Twenty Twelve has the ability to add a header image at the top of the site. To activate it, you've to go into the Dashboard and under Appearance, you'll find Header. Here you can upload a header image, if you don't have one already, or if you already have one uploaded, you can select it down here under uploaded images. I'm going to select this one that I uploaded previously, and click Save Changes.

Now when I go back to the front page, you'll see we have a header image right here, but the header image appears underneath the main menu and the title of the site. I want the header image to start at the header at the very top. To achieve that, I have to change the header.php file that controls the header, because that's the file that normally controls the header of a WordPress theme. The first thing I'm going to do is go to my Twe...

Moving the header image
Video duration: 4m 29s 3h 11m Intermediate Updated Nov 27, 2012

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Moving the header image provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Morten Rand-Hendriksen as part of the WordPress 3: Building Child Themes

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