Posts tagged wordpress

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 [...]

Building WangenWeb Part 2: Adding general content

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Building WangenWeb
After you have made your blog secret and safe, it’s time to add content to it.
The reason for adding content before picking/ creating a theme and adding plugins, is that you don’t know what kind of design that will suit your site, or which [...]

Happy birthday, WordPress!

WordPress is turning five today, and I actually couldn’t resist to download version 0.71 Gold just to take a look at it.
I actually didn’t install it, as I really don’t think this was a “famous 5 minutes install” as the config file is a year long or so. That file alone tells me how much [...]

How to replace comments.php with another file the simple way

This tutorial was written with plugin authors in mind.
I’ve been struggling for a while to make WordPress use another file than the comments.php file that comes with a theme. In my case it was to be able to have a global comments.php file that all themes use, unless that have their own.
In WordPreciousss this [...]

Building WangenWeb Part 1: Getting started with WordPress

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Building WangenWeb
In time of writing I sit on a freshly installed WordPress blog. And then it’s just to:
Edit or delete it, then start blogging!
No, it’s not as simple as that. Before you can start using your new WordPress blog, you need to secure it.

Introduction to WangenWeb: Code is Magic

After a month of work I’m happy to present WangenWeb, which is the new home of my WordPress plugins, themes and articles.
The site is a merge of WordPreciousss.org and WP Stuff/ One Woman Show, and using the old urls of these sites should lead you here to wangenweb.com.