Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting up styles for the front page, part of WordPress: Building a One-Page Style Site.
…Right now as you know all my content for the front page is jamming hard left,…and that doesn't really make it easy to read and it's also not very attractive.…What I need to do is apply styles to my content so…that it becomes an appealing front page.…And here, what I want to do is add a background color that…spans across the entire screen behind each of the different sections.…So I'll add a green background behind a Call to Action section.…I'll add a gray background behind Testimonials.…
I'll add a white background behind Services.…A blue background behind Meet the Doctor.…And a white background again behind Contact Us.…And all of this will be done in the new style sheet we created just for…the front page.…To make it easier for you to follow along, I've created code-snippets for…these styles so that you can simply copy them out, and paste them in.…First, I'm going to go to my new style sheet that I've…unqueued into the page called landerstyle.css.…Here I'm going to grab this first set of styles from the code-snippets, and…
- Creating a foundation for the front page with a child theme, styles, and dummy content
- Using custom queries to display content from different pages
- Adding testimonials
- Adding a custom menu
- Creating a scrolling effect