In this video, learn how to use custom web fonts.
- [Narrator] In this lesson, … we're going to look at how to in queue new style sheets … and include new fonts. … In queuing and de queuing style sheets and scripts … is a very common thing that you will often want to do … when you create a child theme. … In addition to adding new CSS rules, … style sheets are also one way … to add fonts from an external source. … If you've been in the webdesign world for awhile, … you probably know about Google Fonts … and other font websites. … With Google Fonts, you can replace the fonts on your site. … But in most cases, you have to do that … by writing some code in your child theme. … With WordPress, you will find some themes … that have a bunch of different fonts available. … And you can also find plugins … that will try to replace existing fonts. … But the best option for replacing fonts … is set a new font into your child theme directly. … So that's what we're going to do. … I have two fonts that I've picked from Google Fonts. … You can find some fonts you like, …
- Setting up your development environment and editor
- Picking a parent theme
- Creating a child theme
- Including style sheets
- Creating and modifying styles
- Modifying functions
- Hooking functions
- Creating and modifying template files
- Adding menus and functionality
- Migrating theme files to a live WordPress site
Skill Level Intermediate
Using the exercise files1m 13s
1. Building on a Solid Foundation
2. Creating a Child Theme
3. Child Themes and CSS
4. Working with Function Files
5. Working with Template Files
6. Add New Functionality
7. Wrapping Up
Next steps1m 4s
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