Screencast #4 – Creating a WordPress Theme – Part 2

In part two of this tutorial I show you how to finish off creating a basic WordPress theme, demonstrating the creation of a single post page as well as looking at how the commenting system works. Also in the video is how to create custom page templates and then apply them to different pages, as… Continue reading Screencast #4 – Creating a WordPress Theme – Part 2

Screencast #3 – Creating a WordPress Theme – Part 1

In part one of this tutorial I show you how to get started creating a WordPress theme, explaining all about the core files and how WordPress works. I’ll show you how to install WordPress and how to convert existing markup into a theme. In the tutorial I develop a theme named “Curiosity” – the markup… Continue reading Screencast #3 – Creating a WordPress Theme – Part 1

Using absolute and relative positioning

Now to many people this might be a really simple concept, that is the concept of using absolute and relative positioning; but I remember when I started web design I wasn’t really sure what either meant. So this article is aimed at explaining why you might want to use the two properties in conjunction with… Continue reading Using absolute and relative positioning