How To Develop Custom WordPress Themes!
Posted by November 3, 2008
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Wordpress blog themes been pretty popular these days and with our developers churning our almost one theme a day! its time we share some of the tricks for the designer in you.
We have compiled a list of tutorials to help the designers understand as to how one can develop WordPress Themes.
Designing for WordPress: Chris Coyier of CSS-Tricks has provided with a three part video in order to install WordPress. Here is the example.
How to Create WordPress Themes: From Scratch Kai Loon wrote this popular series.The series is equipped with details as to how one can design thmes in Photoshop, slicing and coding, and more.
How to Make a Control Panel for Your WordPress Theme
:This one from Cats Who Code takes you through the whole procedure of designing the theme, as used in the Mimbo theme
. The best thing is that one can easily create a control panel also!
How to Create a WordPress Theme from Scratch:
NETTUTS has given two parts of series:
Build a Newspaper Theme with WP_Query and the 960 CSS Framework:
With the help of this amazing tutorial, designers can easily create a simple, but attractive layout in seconds!
Build a Basic Newspaper Layout with WordPress and jQuery:
This tutorial from NETTUTS is used in crafting a diverse newspaper layout and at the same time it covers all the coding of the various WP files involved.
So You Want to Create WordPress Themes Huh?
A detailes 16-part series has been crafted by Small Potato on various aspects of theme development. The series contains 16 parts but they are so interesting that never form a part of “time-consuming” matters.
How to Create a WordPress Template or Theme:
Aneko Studios’s tutorial covers the diverse files that make up the WordPress theme along with the basic coding involved with it.
Dissection of a WordPress Theme:
Urban Giraffe’s tutorial provides us with an in-depth anaysis on the process of theme development.
Developing a WordPress Theme:
An amazing tutorial by Deziner Folio covers the basics of the header, sidebar, footer and index files.