Posts tagged Themes

Theme update: Basic2Col 3.1.1

Basic2Col has been updated to version 3.1.1, and this version has better support for creating Child Themes to customize it, and there’s several files you can override without any special plugins.
But I’ve also added support for WordPreciousss, so if you have the plugin installed on your site, all template files can be overridden in a [...]

WordPreciousss 3.1b is out

WordPreciousss 3.1b is out and has some bug fixes and some new features.

Download: wordpreciousss31.zip

If you’re upgrading from version 3.0 it’s really just to upload the new files so they overwrite the old once. Also see the install and upgrade instructs.
So what’s new?
Precious Skinner included
WordPreciousss 3.1 should make it even easier for you to customize themes [...]

Creating WordPress Child Themes

A Child Theme in WordPress is simply a “style only” Theme, and is easily made by adding Template: themefolder to your style’s header.
The basics of creating a Child Theme
If you want to create a Child Theme to Basic2Col your style.css header will turn out:

/*
Theme Name: My theme
Theme URI: http://mysite.tld/
Description: My Basic2col Child Theme
Version: 1.0
Author: Me
Author [...]