Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video Understanding what a theme is and how it works, part of Start with a Theme: Food Blogs in WordPress.
In WordPress, the visual presence of a site is controlled by themes.…Themes are a clusters of files that create what you see on a WordPress site.…They control the design and the layout, and often functionality of the site.…The cool thing about how themes work is that you can swap themes out, without…disturbing the content. This means you can change the theme and…there by the look and functionality of your site, at any time without having to…worry about the content having to be rewritten and republished.…
If you haven't worked with WordPress before and you haven't watched the…WordPress essential training course, here's a crash course on how to install…and activate new themes. Out of the box, WordPress ships with…default themes, and one of these themes will be activated when you install WordPress.…Currently that default theme is 2012, but depending on when you install WordPress it…may be 2013, or even a later model. To select what theme you're using you need…to go to the WordPress Admin Panel. If you're logged in, you can go to the…
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