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WordPress Child Theme – Add Horz Footer Menu

WordPress version: 3.1.3 Parent theme: TwentyTen 1.2 Add a horizontal footer menu to child theme (since Twenty Ten parent theme doesn’t have it as a default). Instructions from: Digging into WordPress – Using Menus in WordPress 3.0 In addition to the above instructions, add CSS and array controls from the main menu: File: footer.php (in…

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WordPress: Center navigation for PlatformPro framework

PlatformPro’s WordPress framework comes standard with flush-left navigation. We wanted the menu to be centered. We’re working with PlatformPro’s child theme, PlatformBase. WordPress version: 3.1.2 PlatformPro version: 1.3.5 PlatformBase version: 1.3.2 Add the following CSS to PlatformBase’s “base.css” file: #nav_row ul{padding-bottom:10px !important;float:none !important;text-align:center;} #primary-nav li{float:none !important;display:inline !important;} #primary-nav a{float:none !important;display:inline !important;} http://www.pagelines.com/forum/topic/5906 (must be logged…

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WordPress – PlatformPro Change Primary Nav Color

Change Primary Nav text color from its default grey (#777777) to Black. Add the follow CSS to the PlatformBase Child Theme: /* Change Primary Nav text to black. */ #primary-nav a { color:#000000; } File: root/wp-content/themes/platformbase/base.css

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WordPress Child Theme – Change Navigation Menu Color

Goal: Change the site’s navigation menu color so it matches the color in the header graphic (which is purple). Section 1 of 2: To figure out the exact RGB or HEX of the color in the header graphic, we’ll use the ColorZilla Eyedropper plugin for FireFox. Section 2 of 2: Now we need to edit…

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WordPress – Adding Second Menu

Adding a second menu to the Speaky WordPress theme from WPBeginner, even though this tutorial is for adding a second menu specifically to the TwentyTen WordPress theme. Tutorial: http://digitalraindrops.net/2010/08/the-second-menu/ Files affected: functions.php header.php navigation-2.php (new file) style.css Note: Since I didn’t want the second menu to look different from the main menu, as the tutorial…

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SEO – #6 on Google – Natural Ranking

Melissa Williams is #6 on Google (natural ranking). Keyword: collaborative law austin Website: http://www.melissamwilliams.com/ Keywords were placed in the following HTML locations: Title tag Meta description tag Meta keyword tag Navigation text Alt image tags Paragraph text on the page was also crafted around this keyword Melissa’s site has maintained a “natural” top-10 ranking on…

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