Building WordPress Child Themes with Twenty Twelve – new and updated course on lynda.com

If you are following my courses on lynda.com you may have noticed that there is an update for my WordPress 3: Building Child Themes course. But this is more than an update. With all the developments and new features of WordPress, I thought it better to completely revamp the course to incorporate new tips, techniques,…

Day 10: Creating New Widgetized Areas

When I say “widget” you probably think “sidebar”, right? And you’d be right… well, sort of anyway. In WordPress you’ll normally find widgetized areas in the sidebar of the theme. But there is no reason why widgets can’t be placed elsewhere and used for other things. On this 10th Day of WordPress we’ll look at…