04 September 2012 ~ 0 Comments

How to Create a Child Theme in WordPress

If you’ve been a theme developer (or even a tweaker) for any length of time, you will know how important it is to use a child theme when building upon an existing theme (rather than creating your own from scratch). The issue is mainly with updates. If you make changes to a theme’s files (i.e. anything within the “/themes/yourthemename/” directory), those…

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07 August 2011 ~ 0 Comments

How To Create A Simple WordPress Child Theme Using Twenty Eleven

One of the first things I noticed when I started using WordPress was how well it employs the developer’s mantra, “Separation of Concerns.” In the programming world, you want each component to rely on the other components as little as possible…

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