Joomla – Ximenia Child Theme Custom CSS

Where do I put my Ximenia Child Theme’s Custom CSS file? Answer: root/templates/rt_ximenia_responsive/css/rt_ximenia_responsive-custom.css. This also prevents the customizations from being deleted when the theme is updated. I had incorrectly named my custom CSS file rt_ximenia-custom.css – causing much frustration. Ugh. It’s supposed to be: rt_ximenia_responsive-custom.css. I had left out the word “responsive” by accident. NOTE:…

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How to Add Custom Navigation Menus in WooThemes Canvas

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): *Follow instructions to setup and use a WooThemes Canvas Child Theme.

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WordPress Plugin – Advanced Most Recent Posts Mod: Align Image Alongside Text

WordPress version: 3.1.1 Theme: PlatformPro 1.3.5 Child Theme: PlatformBase 1.3.2 Plugin: Advanced Most Recent Posts Mod 1.6.2 by Kailey Lampert Problem: the text lines up at the bottom of the image instead of “along side” the image. Solution: Add the following CSS to PlatformBase child theme’s base.css file: Original source:

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WordPress Child Theme – Remove Title, Description, White Space, Black Lines in Header Section

WordPress Child Theme Case Study: 2020 Euro Lens Bath WordPress version: 3.1 WordPress Theme: Child Theme for Twenty Ten 1.2 Section 1 of 4 Copy header.php file to Child Theme folder Delete the following lines (approx 60-66) from header.php: Section 2 of 4 Let’s also remove 30px white space/gap between top of header art and…


The following themes are installed but incomplete. Themes must have a stylesheet and a template.

Themes affected: Parent theme: Thematic Child theme: Thematic Feature Site 1.0.1 Error Message: Broken Themes The following themes are installed but incomplete. Themes must have a stylesheet and a template. Process that triggered the above error message: Using Dreamweaver CS3 for Mac was the problem. Using DW to alter the child theme’s style.css file…