Child Theme Generator

Description

A child theme is a WordPress template that inherits all features and characteristics of another theme, called the parent theme.

Creating a child theme, it allows you to edit or add functionality to your template without having to overwrite any of the parent theme files, risking making mistakes or losing your job when you make updates.

This plugin will generate a child theme in few steps, quickly and safely, it will not slow down your website or spam your database.

Child Theme Generator is available in:

  • English
  • Italian
  • Danish (thanks to Finn Sommer Jensen)

Credits

Screenshots

  • Go to Settings, then click on Child-Theme Gen
  • Select a parent-theme from drop-down menu, then fill out the form (all fields are optional):
  • Finally, check on Activate child theme (optional) if you wish activate immediately, then click on Finished button to complete.

Installation

From your WordPress dashboard:

  • Visit Plugins > Add New
  • Search for Child Theme Generator
  • Activate Child Theme Generator from your Plugins page.

From WordPress.org

  • Download child-theme-generator.zip
  • Upload the child-theme-generator directory to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory, using your favourite method (ftp, sftp, scp, etc…)
  • Activate Child Theme Generator from your Plugins page.

FAQ

Installation Instructions

From your WordPress dashboard:

  • Visit Plugins > Add New
  • Search for Child Theme Generator
  • Activate Child Theme Generator from your Plugins page.

From WordPress.org

  • Download child-theme-generator.zip
  • Upload the child-theme-generator directory to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory, using your favourite method (ftp, sftp, scp, etc…)
  • Activate Child Theme Generator from your Plugins page.
Can I change Child theme screenshot?

Only via ftp.

How to use this plugin?

Install the plugin and activate it. Then go to Admin > Settings > Child-Theme Gen. Then select on a parent theme, fill out the fileds (optional) and the plugin will create a child theme for you.

My child theme is created, can I remove the plugin safely?

Yes, you can.

Reviews

Classy Plugin Totally Awesome 🙂

Well…. I was surprised, delighted and delighted again. This little plugin is Clean, Classy, Awesome, Time saving, Does exactly as described. And does it perfectly. Without question this is a top quality plugin and it is simply the best.

Pros:

    Perfect time saver for Seasoned Developers
    Perfect for Absolute beginners, you can’t go wrong with this
    You’ll be happy with it who ever you are.
    No Fuss
    No Mess
    Lightning fast
    Super Easy to use
    Simple straight forward
    No added bloat
    No adverts and no crap
    Just Get a straight forward Child theme with everything you are expecting included and created in an instant.

Cons:
If It used Stripe Gateway as a donation payment method, I would donate. Some people are unable to use the current method for a variety of reasons.

Absolutely None Can’t even find any cons. Nothing, Zero. There are none!

Final note: Thank you, Nice work and well done.

Works Better Than Expected

Everything is straight forward.
Has more features than the more popular one I used to use that gave my child themes ugly names

Read all 3 reviews

Contributors & Developers

“Child Theme Generator” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

2.1.2.1

Fixed pot file, added translation to plugin description

2.1.2

Danish language added

2.1.1

Fixed bugs some typos

2.1

Fixed bugs related to directory-name ch-th-gen

2.0.1

Updated screenshot-1.png, screenshot-2.png, screenshot-3.png

Added ‘Credits’ section in README.txt

2.0

Graphic layout improved, internationalization support added.

1.0

First version