Converted website without CMS to WordPress. How to make a theme?
I’ll be as clear as possible.
I have made a website without a Content Management System and i have now decided i want to convert the website into a WordPress theme.
So i added the WordPress folder to my localhost folder(where my website files are located) and installed WordPress correctly.
The folder with themes is located in localhost/WordPress/wp-content/themes.
So i thought i had to add my website files to the themes folder. I created a new folder called ‘Template’ and added my website files. I did this, along with style.css and
<?php bloginfo('stylesheet_url'); ?>
Now i went to manage themes and my theme is there. I activated and then went to customize. The problem is it is using my website files from localhost folder not the new folder ‘Template’ i created in the themes folder? For example it uses ‘localhost/about.php’ instead of ‘localhost/WordPress/wp-content/themes/Template’
When i test the default themes(twentytwelve & twentythirteen), they take the website files from their theme folders?
I hope this is clear, how do i solve this?
How do i convert my website into a WordPress theme?
- The topic ‘Converted website without CMS to WordPress. How to make a theme?’ is closed to new replies.