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Making a WordPress Childe Theme

Finally I found the time to make a child template in wordpress. It was way easier than I thought. But what it is after all?

A child theme is a way to avoid losing the changes that you  make on a wordpress theme after updates.

Basically you just make a new folder, make a css fily inside it, in which you should link the child to parent and then you activate the child theme as your current theme.

I didn’t notice any changes to my website after I did it, so it’s completely hassle free.

For reading the instructions for creating a child theme [Finally I found the time to make a child template in wordpress. It was way easier than I thought. But what it is after all?

A child theme is a way to avoid losing the changes that you  make on a wordpress theme after updates.

Basically you just make a new folder, make a css fily inside it, in which you should link the child to parent and then you activate the child theme as your current theme.

I didn’t notice any changes to my website after I did it, so it’s completely hassle free.

For reading the instructions for creating a child theme](http://codex.wordpress.org/Child_Themes)

Posted August 19, 2014

Omid Hezaveh lives and works in Helsinki find him on twitter