How to add custom navigation menus in WooThemes Canvas, via Child Theme*. In this case, I wanted to add a menu in the footer and this tutorial is perfect. CSS for centering the footer menu (for Canvas v5.3.0 Child Theme): [css] /* Footer Menu styling. Source: http://woothemes.zendesk.com/entries/22533218-Add-Custom-Navigation-Menus-in-Canvas */ .custom-menu-location { margin-bottom: 20px; } /* Adding some…

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Problem: On IE8, NextGEN Gallery thumbnails are either missing completely or the thumbnails are all squeezed together. WordPress theme: Twenty Eleven child theme. Solution*: I added the following code to my child theme’s CSS: [css].ngg-gallery-thumbnail { height: 110px; width: 163px; }[/css] These pixel amounts are specifically for my needs. Make sure the height and width…

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Creating a Simple Child Theme Using Twenty Eleven Move menu bar above header in Twenty Eleven WordPress Twenty Eleven CSS Style Sheet Modification. Change Site Title, Description, Post Title, Comments, Menus, Sidebar and More

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NOTE: Since this post is from May 2012, the instructions may be out-of-date with current versions of WooThemes Whitelight and/or WordPress. Objective: Add 4 Widgetized areas, all in one row, just below the image slider on WooThemes Whitelight home page. Basic Method: Reference WooThemes “How to add a widgetized area to your theme” tutorial, as…

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Goal: Custom Widget colors, text and rounded corners: Title: dark-blue background; bold, white font. Body: medium-blue background; rounded top-left/right corners. NOTE: these are only initial customizations. More is required. Solution: Add the following CSS to Child Theme stylesheet. [css] /* Widget Title: BG Color + Font */ h3.widget-title { background-color: #0B5487; /* Dark blue */…

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Goal: Add a custom Sidebar to Home page’s “Content” (not Template) area so any Widget can be added. WordPress framework: PageLines Framework 2.0.1 Solution: Copy one of the Sidebar sections and customize it to fit in the Content area of the Home page template. We’ll copy “Full Width Sidebar” and turn it into a new…

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