This course covers four of the most popular commercial theme families on the web (StudioPress, WooThemes, ElegantThemes, and Thesis), as well as sales-letter theme OptimizePress and the excellent free Weaver theme. We work with each one as we build out real client websites.
By the time you have finished this course, you will understand how to choose a theme and how to use the most popular themes available for WordPress to make your site look it's best.
Chapter 1: INTRO TO THEMES (6 min)
- 2.How to Choose a Theme
Chapter 2: STUDIOPRESS BUILD (22 min)
- 1.Outside Tour of Associate Theme
- 2.Inside Tour of Associate & Genesis Themes
- 3.Populating Home Page Widget Areas
- 4.Adding a Slider
- 5.Other StudioPress Examples
Chapter 3: ELEGANT THEMES BUILD (17 min)
- 1.Outside Tour of Elegant Themes Feather Theme
- 2.Inside Tour of Feather Theme
- 3.Populating the Home Page
- 4.Other Elegant Themes Examples
Chapter 4: WOOTHEMES BUILD (13 min)
- 1.WooThemes Fresh News Build
- 2.Other WooThemes Examples
Chapter 5: OPTIMIZEPRESS BUILD (15 min)
- 1.Tour of OptimizePress
- 2.Creating a Squeeze Page
- 3.Creating a Sales Page
Chapter 6: THESIS BUILD (21 min)
- 1.Thesis 1.8 or 2.0?
- 2.Thesis 1.8 Installation & Quick Tour
- 3.Adding Header & Navbar
- 4.Adding Meteor Slider
- 5.Adding Center-Page 4x2 Table
- 6.Adding Footer Widgets in Thesis
Chapter 7: CSS STYLING (5 min)
- 1.Firebug CSS Inspector Tool; Creating CSS Overrides
Chapter 8: WEAVER BUILD (9 min)
- 1.Weaver Theme Tour
- 2.Weaver Theme Options
Chapter 9: RESPONSIVE THEMES (4 min)
- 1.What Is a Responsive Theme?
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- Running Time: 1.85 Hours
- Platform: Windows & MAC OS
- Level: Beginner to Intermediate
- Project Files: Included
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