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  • Theme Author Styled Themes

    (@gejay)

    For your first one, where specifically are you wanting the links to be underlined?

    As for your second one, if you want the date (and circle) to be removed, you can do this:

    .entry-date-box {
    display: none;
    }

    For your third one….validation is getting a lot more difficult nowadays due to new coding methods with HTML 5 and CSS 3, but getting a valid website will also depend on other elements such as WordPress itself, plugins, third party scripts, even the person’s own content. Without seeing what the errors are, it’s hard to determine if what is showing can be ignored or what needs attention.

    Theme Author Styled Themes

    (@gejay)

    Just a quick follow up of the third point you listed…I put the demo site into the validator and of the 4 errors, one is for WordPress, the other 3 are duplicate ID’s which is not a major issue. This was due to the way this theme needs to function because when viewed in a mobile device, such as a phone, one menu and logo needs to be hidden and the other is activated. One possible way around this (which I will probably do in the next update) is change from ID’s to Classes because then this error will go away.

    Regarding the first one, I don’t want the links in the main navigation or headers like the titles of blog posts to be underlined. We do want the links for contact (like the phone number in a sidebar widget) and those placed in the main body copy to be underlined. Actually, the other links in the blog content aren’t needed either. It’s just the ones that we need to have stand out because they are not where links are necessarily expected. Is that more clear?

    What might be better would be to circle back to my original approach of assigning a class. I switched strategies because I wasn’t able to craft one that was successful at overriding the defaults.

    Mission accomplish on #2. Thank you

    #3 is along the lines of what I expected and is reassuring. Thanks again.

    Theme Author Styled Themes

    (@gejay)

    For the links, this one is going to be more of targeting the elements that you want underlined links. For example, for widgets with links, you can do something like:

    .widget a {
    text-decoration: underline;
    }

    That will put underlined links that exist in any widget. For the main content, this might be a bit trickier, but perhaps target links in paragraphs:

    p a {text-decoration: underline;}

    Basically you will need to find the elements or containers that you want underlined links and use css for it.

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