Join Carrie Dils for an in-depth discussion in this video Next steps, part of WordPress Themes: Customizing Themes with Genesis.
- [Instructor] Are you feeling smarter?…Well, you are smarter.…We've covered a lot of territory,…starting with unpacking the Genesis Framework…and understanding its structure,…and using actions and filters to modify how things work.…From there, we looked at some best practices…for editing your child theme files…and how to make some common customizations.…With the skills you've learned in this course,…you can confidently make customizations…to your child theme files.…While our time together is coming to an end,…I hope you're excited…to continue your learning journey with Genesis.…There's some great courses in the library…that can help you with this,…specifically WordPress and Genesis:…Building Child Themes from Scratch.…
And to beef up your related skills,…there are some courses in the library I'd recommend,…like PHP for Web Designers…if you don't have much PHP experience,…as well as Learning CSS.…If you really want to get into styling your theme out,…this course will help you a ton.…If you plan on customizing child themes for clients,…
- Setting the stage for your customization
- Selecting a child theme to customize
- The core of the Genesis framework
- Child theme template structure
- Action hooks and filters in WordPress and Genesis
- Editing theme files
- Editing the style sheet
- Working with functions
- Adding a custom header image
- Registering a widget area
Skill Level Beginner
1. Setting the Stage for Your Customization
2. Explaining Genesis and WordPress
3. Editing Theme Files
4. Working with the Loop
Next steps1m 23s
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