How to use the theme skeleton

In this tutorial you’ll learn how to create your own version of a skeleton theme. The “Skeleton-F16-Bootstrap” theme for WordPress is a boilerplate, or a place to start, if you want to create a Bootstrap theme from scratch. Or almost scratch that is. The basic files are ready. The top picture is a variant of […]

Teaching WordPress Themes from Scratch

Here’s the challenge for the class: Create a repo on Github. Create a WordPress theme from scratch. During the six hour lesson files, such as: functions.php header.php footer.php style.css index.php was presented one by one. The students had to create their own version of a WordPress theme on Github. As far as I could see there […]

Adminer – a lightweight alternative to PhpMyAdmin

PhpMyAdmin is powerfull but the GUI is messy. Adminer is a lightweight alternative. You have to download the files and place them in your folder. # sudo apt-get isntall adminer # sudo ln -s /usr/share/adminer/ adminer The first line will install the files. They are saved in /usr/share/adminer. Therefore we need a symbolic link to […]