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How To Edit WordPress Theme? (4 posts)

  1. soccerspecs
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Alright, so I've got hosting and a domain name, have installed WordPress and uploaded a theme, now how do I edit it? My site is http://soccerspecs.net and the theme looks good to me, but there is an about section on the sidebar where you can apparently fill in what you want- how do I edit it?

    Thanks in advance :)

  2. moshu
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Your should edit the theme files on your computer in a plain text editor (like Notepad) and upload them after editing. ALWAYS make a backup copy of every file before modifying them - just in case!

    For the About section look into the sidebar.php file (most likely).

  3. jagalizzi
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Which file I have to edit? Because there is a lot in theme foldier.

  4. Eric Amundson
    Volunteer Moderator
    Posted 5 years ago #

    jagalizzi,

    It really depends what you're trying to do. I'd with some reading and some exploring of your theme first:

    http://codex.wordpress.org/Theme_Development

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