Tag Archive for "wordpress" - Everet Dale

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WordPress Custom Fields Tutorial

November 5th, 2016 | Tags: , ,

Moving WordPress

December 7th, 2012 | Tags: ,

I remember the first time I tried making a WordPress site locally and uploading it to a live server, all hell broke loose. It’s actually pretty easy, and while there are different approaches, I follow the process outlined in a blog post here.

Active menu item in WordPress

November 20th, 2012 | Tags: ,

Being a visual designer who does a bit of code, making sites in WordPress can be a bit of a pain in some ways compared to a non-CMS website. A big realization for me was to view the source code of my project, and see the code being output, rather than the PHP files. WordPress creates a bunch of classes that you can apply styles to. One thing I like to do is create a style for an active menu item, which helps the user know where on the website they are. Here is an example of applying an active state to a WordPress menu item:

 

#menu li.current-menu-item a {
color: #CE0000;
}