Theming Development (& Download Files)

Week 1: Theming · Lesson 1 · 4 minutes

Let's get started creating our WordPress theme for Cats Who Code!

Download the Cats Who Code Source Files

Let's look at the backend of your site. There's the basic server-stuff from HostGator in a folder called Public_HTML. All of the files we're going to be using for our theme is in the wp-content folder. You'll find three default themes already inside. 

Everything else that comes with Wordpress is known as the core. You never want to update the core. So be sure not to mess with it.