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WordPress Complete by Hasin Hayder

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Basic Modification

There is no guarantee that themes developed by other people can fully satisfy your requirement. You may need something more that is not available in those themes. So the only way you can achieve that functionality is by developing themes on your own, or by customizing an existing theme. Here we will discuss how to enable and disable some functionality in WordPress themes. We will discuss developing themes yourself in Chapter 7. However, you need some basic PHP knowledge to modify themes for:

  • Enabling/disabling the page menu
  • Enabling/disabling search in the sidebar
  • Enabling/disabling calendar in the sidebar
  • Adding static content in the sidebar

Structure of a Theme

Before starting modifications, you should have a proper understanding ...

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