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Building Online Communities with phpBB 2 by Stoyan Stefanov, Mike Lothar, Jeremy Rogers

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Chapter 6. Creating Your Own Template

Making your own template can be not just very interesting, but also time consuming. There are many small details just waiting to be overlooked, and that is why I advise you not to rush through it too fast. Take your time, and the reward will come at the end.

As with many other design-related projects, one of the most challenging things about creating an appealing phpBB template is to get the idea for the layout. You might already have a homepage and would like to apply that layout, but many times I have seen people building the rest of their site around the layout of their phpBB template.

That is why, in this chapter, we will start from scratch by telling you how to go about getting the basic layout idea into ...

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