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WordPress MU 2.8: Beginner's Guide by Lesley A. Harrison

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Time for action - installing a new theme

I've chosen a pack of themes from WPMUDev.org and will offer visitors the choice of several different themes from the pack. We should pick a nice, clean looking theme for the front page, as eventually there will be a lot of information on there.

  1. Choose the themes you would like to use (you can have more than one theme available at a time), download them, and extract the files to the /wp-content/themes folder on your local server.
  2. If you plan to make the home page theme available to your users, make a copy of it in another directory. For example, the SlayerCafe site uses a theme called Blue Zinfandel. We will call the user's version of the theme Blue User.
  3. Open the Style.css file in the Blue-User folder. At ...

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