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PrimeFaces Cookbook - Second Edition by Oleg Varaksin, Mert Çalışkan

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Simple ways to create a new theme

We sometimes need to create our own themes instead of using the predefined ones. Web applications should often feature a company-specific look and feel, which is constant and preset by company-wide style guides. Creating new themes is easy with PrimeFaces because it is powered by the ThemeRoller CSS Framework (http://jqueryui.com/themeroller). ThemeRoller provides a powerful and easy-to-use online visual tool.

In this recipe, we will systematically show all the required steps to create a new theme.

Getting ready

To gain first-hand experience of the ThemeRoller online visual tool, go to the ThemeRoller home page, explore the available theme's Gallery, and play with the CSS properties to see changes for jQuery widgets ...

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