Using Wordpress ThemesUse Wordpress Themes
Topic changes the way the website is viewed without changing the basic piece of it. Topics can be user-defined templates, picture data (*.jpg, *.gif), stylesheets (*.css), user-defined pages and all necessary codes (*.php).
You can find an introductory guide to the templates under Getting Started with Templates. To learn how to use different designs for different catagories or postings, see The Loop in Action and Category Templates. This site provides the option to browse by model and styles, and provides a demo of the topic's side views.
Use the Appearance management window to toggle between themes. Topics that you have added to the Topic List are displayed in the Administration screen > Appearance > Topics as an extra selection. When the design that you are attempting to install contains instruction, please review and adhere to these directions for successfully install the design.
We recommend that themes engineers make available installers' guides for their own themes, as themes can make available specific options that may take more work than the basics described here. When your topic does not work after following the supplied directions, please consult the topicmaster.
Themes can be directly uploaded to your blogs by using the Add New Themes submenu of your appearance submenu. Choose the Look and Feel window, and then choose Designs. Use either the search or filter choices to find a topic you want to use. You can click the Previews button to see a previewer of the topic, or the Install Now button to post the topic to your blogs, or you can use the Post Now button in the top left line to post a zip copy of a topic you've previously uploaded to your computer.
When your hosting company provides the cPanel console and the themes are in a. zipped or. gz archives, please do this. Hint: This requires that the downloaded themes is a zipped version containing a directory containing all themes in it. Please dowload the zipped File Topic. to your computer.
Use the cPanel Audio Manager to browse to your Themes folders. After navigating to the Themes directory in the cPanel' Files Manager, click Download file(s) and download the zipped archive you stored in your computer intep 1. As soon as the zipped files are loaded, click on the name of this files in cPanel, then in the right pane, click on "Extract contents ", and this zipped files will not be compressed.
To select the new topic, use the following steps. Downlaod the themes archives and unzip the included data. It may be necessary to keep the folder tree in the archives when exporting these documents. Observe the directions of your topic writer. As an example, a topic called Test should be located in wp-content/themes/test.
You can make this folder available to your themes as part of the archives. In the new folder on your hosting machine, you will need to copy the themes file. Use the following steps to choose the new topic. Selects a topic for your website: Choose the Look and Feel window, and then choose Designs. In the Designs pane, hover your mouse over the topic preview picture of the topic you're interested in to see the choices for that topic.
For more information on each topic, click Topic Details. You can see a real-time previewer of any topic (using the contents of your blog) by selecting Upload. Click the Enable icon to enable the design. Hint: If the themes thumbnail is empty, do not enable the new themes without further investigation.
For more information on how to create your own themes for deployment, or to learn more about themes architectures, please read the topic development doc. When you want to easily adapt your design for your own use, consider the creation of a children themes.