Tag Archives: child theme

83 | Exclude Pages from Default Menu in Twenty Eleven

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If you are not using the custom menu, the theme uses `wp_page_menu()` as a fallback. As always, start by creating a child theme of Twenty Eleven; http://codex.wordpress.org/Child_Themes To exclude pages from the default menu, edit functions.php in the child theme … Check the whole post »

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75 | WordPress Changing Pluggable Functions Without Child Theme

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A new concept (?) – to change a pluggable function of a WordPress theme without creating a child theme. Example – to remove the  post tags output from the posts of Twenty Twelve. Often, these things can be done by … Check the whole post »

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74 | Linking or Enqueuing Stylesheet in WordPress Themes

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There are several ways of adding a stylesheet to a WordPress theme; examples: A: linking the stylesheet (in the head section of header.php) – linking the main stylesheet style.css: or – linking another stylesheet custom.css: B: enqueuing the stylesheet (in … Check the whole post »

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65 | A Sidebar Template for a Page in the ‘One-Column’ Layout in Twenty Eleven

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This article describes the necessary coding to create a page template with a sidebar within a ‘one-column’ layout of Twenty Eleven; the example is for a right sidebar.
Create your own page template from a copy of the sidebar-page.php template; edit the Template Name; correct the coding in sidebar.php; adapt the body_classes in functions.php; set a max width for the template. Check the whole post »

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63 | Sidebar on the Left – Twenty Twelve

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A quick fix to move the sidebar location in a child theme of Twenty Twelve; add these styles to style.css of the child theme: caveat: this simplified set of styles has some problems with the formatting of the widgets in … Check the whole post »

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61 | Show Description for Header Images in Twenty Eleven

Show Description for Header Images in Twenty Eleven
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This code is for a child theme of Twenty Eleven, because the direct editing of the default theme is not recommended. Since wp3.4, the function get_custom_header() takes care of some of the information of the header images, such as width, … describe it all … »

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47 | Twenty Eleven – Overwrite the Dark Color Scheme in a Child Theme

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Overwriting or customizing the dark color schem in a child theme of Twenty ten is difficult, because the dark stylesheet /colors/dark.css get loaded after the style.css of the child theme. You can duplicate the same stylesheet structure in the child … Check the whole post »

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34 | Changing the ‘Read more’ in Twenty Ten Child Theme

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To change the ‘read more’ text in a child theme of Twenty Ten, one needs to add a few lines to functions.php of the child theme. This procedure uses a method that I came across in an introductory article about … Check the whole post »

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