Quick fix to get a ‘unique’ WordPress Theme
Everyone’s aware that WordPress CMS (Content Management System)-is an open source medium; that it’s the most widely used for web development; that it can fit just about any requirement and it has a host of themes and plug-ins. All in all, a close-knit, one stop solution to every web development need.
So let’s say, if you’re thinking of writing a blog, then creating a suitable theme for it is of paramount importance for marketing it to the readers. Well, ideally every blogger would not just want his blog to outshine others, but engross the people who throng the internet and if possible cast a spell on them . For designing one’s own website, it is vital to apply your aesthetic skills; since it calls for finding a perfect color match, building a layout to captivate the beholders.
A rather unorthodox way of creating a unique template that fits your requirement could be through altering some other WP template you may have come across. Let’s unfold a quick fix route to attain novelty.
Step 1-Choose the Design
The foremost step is to make a choice from an array of WordPress themes, opting the one that gels with the personality of your write up. After finding what you like, you must see whether its structure fits your requirement, your blog in terms of sections, partitions and find out if you can go with it or not. Do not be troubled by effects like font color, as they can be conveniently edited later. For now, your prime motive has to be choosing the key design of your page.
Step 2- Formatting
It may be easier said than done, but after you choose the design (or when the design chooses you) as well as the outline of a given format, you are good to go i.e. time has come to modify the specifics according to your liking. One may alter the margins according to what he/she feels is best suited to the requirement. Then you can select the color of the font, its size as well as the space in between the lines.
Besides, you can easily assign borders to it, completely discard, change or tweak the color as you deem fit. One can opt for placing images on his/her blogger template which may be of immense help in strengthening the point you are making through your blog.
Step 3- Image Placement/Regular Preview
The changes you wish to make to your selected WP template can be attained by taking them up one by one. Like if you wish to commence with the header, you must make the necessary modifications and put whatever you wish to, in that very area. Subsequently, you can then go on to your post in which you can put/ remove images out of what you have tailored. Taking up one thing at a time would ensure that you miss out on nothing. Also, it’s advisable to see a preview of every template so you have an idea how the final output is shaping up, if it needs adjustment or not.
Step 4-Modifying the Navigation System
After that you must gather all the plug-ins that are important for your blogging site, place them and use them. One can even have the prospect of amending the navigation system, if you truly desire the theme to come across as authentic. So feel free to re-structure it to any length and make the requisite changes. Looking at it time and again will help you carve what you need.
That’s a rather simple procedure of modifying a WP template, transforming and re-structuring through which you can achieve an authentic, enchanting blog by not expending all your energy. Always remember, your design can definitely play a decisive role for any visitor to go through your blog.