Advice before adding this layout to WP? (3 posts)

  1. gotmedia
    Posted 8 years ago #

    I don't work with WP too often, so I wanted to know, do you guys have any helpful advice for someone who's going to be importing this layout into WP:

    For instance, do I use the standard theme or download something similar, or what? Any other helpful advice would be appreciated :)

  2. StrangeAttractor
    Posted 8 years ago #

    It's kind of a complicated question, because it depends on your skills. I personally generally begin with Kubrick (the default theme) and then begin heavily modifying the CSS. To really make a design work, you may have to hack the templates as well to insert classes, rearrange the generated HTML etc.

    You could spend time looking through existing WP themes to see if there's something that seems similar enough to start with. I usually stick with starting off with Kubrick mainly because it's a well-thought out theme that has been vetted through several versions. But by the time I finish with it, there may be very little of the original CSS.

    You're going to have to just dive in and learn as you go.

    PS In the design you link to, that fixed height DIV with the scrollbar for the content section is very annoying from a usability standpoint.

  3. mahtab99
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Its not a bad idea to add WP to this site,
    Also your site design will be very well integrated to WP easly.


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