Customizer: Site Icons And Logo

Description In this lesson you will learn what is a site icon, where they are displayed and how to add one. You’ll also learn how to add custom icons to your site. Objectives After completing this lesson, you will be able to: Identify what a site icon is and where it appears Add a custom site […]

  • Length: 1 Hour
  • Audience: Developers
  • Level: Beginning
  • Type of Instruction: Presentation, Demostration

Custom Post Types

Description In this module, you’ll learn about custom post types, what they are, when you should use them and how to create your owns to enhance your WordPress site. Objectives At the end of this lesson, you will be able to: Define custom post types in WordPress, Identify when and how should custom post types be […]

  • Length: 1 Hour
  • Audience: Developers
  • Level: Beginning
  • Type of Instruction: Presentation, Demostration

Content Editor Overview

Description In this lesson you will learn how to structure and format content for the web in the WordPress Content Editor for pages and posts. The editor uses a WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) toolbar that is similar to word processing software and text editing applications. You don’t need to understand HTML code […]

  • Length: 1 Hour
  • Audience: Developers
  • Level: Beginning
  • Type of Instruction: Presentation, Demostration

Conditional Tags

Description In this lesson you will learn how conditional tags allow you to display unique content on a page depending on the conditions the page matches. This means you can have a block of content that only shows up on the home page and not on other pages. In this lesson you’ll learn how to […]

  • Length: 1 Hour
  • Audience: Developers
  • Level: Beginning
  • Type of Instruction: Presentation, Demostration

Repo Structure and Lesson Plan Template

Please remove all blockquote comments such as this before publishing. Description A short paragraph explaining what is covered in the lesson plan. This should be text that can be copied and used in a meetup or workshop description. Objectives After completing this lesson, participants will be able to: Objective 1 Objective 2 It’s required that […]

  • Length: 1 Hour
  • Audience: Developers
  • Level: Beginning
  • Type of Instruction: Presentation, Demostration

Enqueueing Scripts And Styles

Description When you’re creating your theme, you may want to create additional stylesheets or JavaScript files. However, remember that a WordPress website will not just have your theme active, it will also be using many different plugins. So that everything works harmoniously, it’s important that theme and plugins load scripts and stylesheets using the standard […]

  • Length: 1 Hour
  • Audience: Developers
  • Level: Beginning
  • Type of Instruction: Presentation, Demostration

Dashboard Icons

Description In this lesson you will learn about dashboard icons, how they are composed, and how your themes, plugins, and posts benefit from using dashboard icons. Prerequisite Skills This lesson presumes an understanding of and familiarity with: Creating a child theme functions.php Objectives After completing this lesson, you will be able to: Identify dashboard icons and explain […]

  • Length: 1 Hour
  • Audience: Developers
  • Level: Beginning
  • Type of Instruction: Presentation, Demostration

Customizer Taglines

Description In this lesson you will learn how a tagline is used in WordPress and how to edit the tagline using the Theme Customizer. You will also review a standard means for managing the tagline. Objectives At the end of this lesson, you will be able to: Define how a tagline is used in WordPress. Use the Theme Customizer to […]

  • Length: 1 Hour
  • Audience: Developers
  • Level: Beginning
  • Type of Instruction: Presentation, Demostration

Dashboard Overview

Description In this lesson you will learn that the WordPress Dashboard is the first screen you see after logging into WordPress. On the Dashboard you will find both status information and links to all administrative areas of your site. This lesson will show you how the Dashboard is organized and how to navigate it to access the various features […]

  • Length: 1 Hour
  • Audience: Developers
  • Level: Beginning
  • Type of Instruction: Presentation, Demostration

Customizer: Static Vs. Content Front Page

Description WordPress allows you to display either a static page or a feed of the latest posts on the front page of your website. Using the Theme Customizer, you can first preview how pages or posts will appear, then save and publish the settings. Objectives At the end of this lesson, you will be able to: Distinguish between a static […]

  • Length: 1 Hour
  • Audience: Developers
  • Level: Beginning
  • Type of Instruction: Presentation, Demostration