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Wordpress and Flash 10x Cookbook by Sarah Soward, Peter Spannagle

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Customizing Kubrik

Now that we are familiar with the pieces that control the look and content of your theme, let's apply this knowledge and make some changes to the default Kubrik theme.

Getting ready

The first step is to make a list of the changes that you want to make. Here's what we've come up with:

  • Increase width to 980px
  • Increase font sizes in sidebar
  • Use a graphic header

We've picked 980px as our target width because this size is optimized for a 1024 screen resolution and works well in a grid layout. Several CSS adjustments will be necessary to realize this modification, as well as using an image editing program (we will be using Photoshop).

How to do it...

To increase the page width, the first step is to determine which entries in the CSS stylesheet ...

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