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Customizing Templates in the Agility Skin for Thesis 2

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In this seminar we discuss how to use the advanced tools in Agility to customize the arrangement and layout of various templates. Agility's responsive columns system allows you to reconfigure the structure of your templates while still retaining the responsiveness. In other words, your web pages still look good in a mobile device. We then show you many examples of how to change the structure of your templates.

Lesson 5 – Part 8 – Add Related Products to the Product Template in Thesis 2

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The next thing that we are going to do in this Customize the Appearance of Your WP eStore lesson is to add related products to the individual product display. We’re going to do that in Thesis 2. I have created a brand new box for that purpose that you can find over here under Member

Lesson 5 – Part 5 – Customize the Products Archive Template in Thesis 2

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I’ve shown you a way of customizing the store appearance in Genesis using My Custom CSS and then using the WP eStore functions. Now, what we're going to do is move over to Thesis 2 and there's quite a bit more that you can do in Thesis 2 in terms of customizing the appearance and

Create a Magazine Style Blog Site with Thesis 2 – Part 21 – Review and Setup the Default Single Post Template

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The next thing we're going to do is take a look at the single post template and this is where we're going to spend the rest of our time today. If we just look at a single post for a moment, let's look at the Toddlers post, we've got Toddlers Education. You can see the

Create a Magazine Style Blog Site with Thesis 2 – Part 20 – Create and Customize Custom Category Templates

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Good afternoon everybody and welcome to this third and final session in our Case Study on How to Create a Magazine Style Blog Site Using Thesis 2. In the previous weeks, we've spent a bunch of time here on babyofcolor.net employing WordPress' ability to display groups of posts based on categories and based on other

How to Create a Landing Page in Thesis 2 & Agility – Part 2 – Create a Custom Template

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Essentially, what we're going to do is create this landing page in Thesis 2 and in Agility and that starts off with creating a new template. Here we are in our Skin Editor and we're going to come over here to Add New Template. We're going to call this “Landing Page” and we're going to

Create a Magazine Style Blog Site with Thesis 2 – Part 17 – Create a Custom Template for a Single Category

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Now that we have our default template set up, we're going to come back over to templates and I'm going to create a new one and this will be Toddler Archive. Toddler Archive is going to get the Archive Template copied to it. This is where we're going to swap out those Home Header 2,

Create a Magazine Style Blog Site with Thesis 2 – Part 16 – Setup the Default Archive Template

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We’ve been working on the Front Page Template but this isn’t really an Archive Page, it’s sort of a blog-like page. But now we’ll begin working on the Archive pages and we’ll begin with the Toddlers archive page now. Notice that we've got these 2 different colors here and this is using the Toddlers template.

Create a Magazine Style Blog Site with Thesis 2 – Part 15 – Style the Featured Posts

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We’re continuing here to work on styling the featured posts on the front page template. And we're not too far from this. We need some more space here and we need some more space in between each of these and we need the border below each one so that's really the next thing we're going

Create a Magazine Style Blog Site with Thesis 2 – Part 12 – Setup Template Specific Header Images

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What we're going to do is use text boxes for this here on the Front Page Template. So we're going to start off down here with the text box. I’ll call it Home Header 1 and Home Header 2. We'll drag our text box up into place so we've got Column 1 here and in

Create a Magazine Style Blog Site with Thesis 2 – Part 13 – Setup Template Specific Feature Box

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The next thing we're going to do in the Front Page Template is create this feature box and that's essentially what we've got here. We've got a piece of content that's going to sit on top of everything else and I really want to use a menu for this rather than using an unordered list

Create a Magazine Style Blog Site with Thesis 2

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Learn the tools inherent in WordPress for creating a magazine style website and the revolutionary new Thesis 2 tools that allow you to customize all aspects of how the site looks. It is typical of magazine style sites to organize their content around a number of primary subjects and then to have a unique style for each of those subjects. In this seminar we will demonstrate how to do that in Thesis 2.

How to Create a Custom Template that Displays a Grid of Thumbnails for a Category Page

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In this session we demonstrate how to create a custom template that displays a grid of thumbnails for category page and show how to style that template. We also show how to create a product wrap for the Carta Extender Border Styles Package. Actually, the next part of this is going to look really familiar

How to Create a 3 Column Template in the Agility Skin for Thesis 2

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In this session we demonstrate how to create a 3 Column template in the Agility Skin for Thesis 2. Agility doesn’t come with a 3 column page layout but it can easily be made by creating a custom template which is what we demonstrate here. We create an Agility column wrapper for the 3 column