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How to edit your style.css on another code editor. (5 posts)

  1. shon93
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Okay ive been using a code editor now for my style.css but the changes I make on this independent code editor doesn't show up live on my site.


  2. zartgesotten
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Did you upload your modified style.css?

  3. shon93
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Were do I upload it.

  4. Andrew Nevins
    Forum moderator
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Clear your browser cache, or make sure you're using the right selectors.

  5. Digilodger
    Posted 3 years ago #

    You need to upload your new style.css via FTP to your web host. If you have no idea what FTP is, read here.

    Otherwise, falling back to the built-in editor of WordPress is probably a better choice.

    Also, you should avoid editing the parent theme's CSS if possible. Use JetPack's new custom CSS feature or create a child theme to add your customization. See WordPress child-theme documentation for more info.

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