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Skin Editor Introduction

The Thesis 2.3 Skin Editor Interface

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There’s a very strong connection between this class the Thesis 2.3 class for DIYers and the class for Web Design professionals. There’s a lot of overlap in these three seminars. So I’m not going to re-demonstrate everything that I’ve done so far. We are going to start by taking a thorough look at the Skin

4 Main Concepts You Need to Understand to Effectively Use the Thesis 2.3 Skin Editor

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There are four main concepts that you need to understand in order to use the Thesis 2.3 Skin Editor effectively. The first is “What is a Skin”. We’ll talk about this more but generally a skin is a collection of templates and a set of styles. And templates and styles are themselves Skin dependent. That

The Thesis 2.3 Skin Editor Interface

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The site you see here is the one we were working on last week in the Introduction to Thesis 2.3 seminar. We are going to start now by looking at the Skin Editor interface. We looked at a lot of the other parts of the interface last week. This is the Skin Editor here. You’ve

The Beginner’s Guide to the Thesis 2.1 Skin Editor – Part 10 – CSS Selection – The Link Between Boxes and Styles

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Now that you understand what the core Thesis 2.1 boxes do, the next step is to talk about how boxes and styles are linked. So let’s look at this link here, it’s red, right? Our text here is blue with red when you hover over it and that happens because CSS and this box are

The Beginner’s Guide to the Thesis 2.1 Skin Editor – Part 8 – HTML – Using the Template Editor

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With that overview of the Skin editing process in mind, we’re going to start looking in detail now at using the HTML Editor in Thesis 2.1. Let’s come over here back to the Home template. Core boxes are the boxes that come with Thesis 2.1, they are not skin specific boxes but they are boxes

The Beginner’s Guide to the Thesis 2.1 Skin Editor – Part 6 – The Relationship of Skin Display, Skin Content, Skin Design and Boxes

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Now that we’ve covered the relationship of Thesis 2.1 boxes to actual pages, we need to understand the relationship of skin display, skin content and skin design to these boxes. And you may have already seen something that you would have expected to see show up here on the page that is not showing. Remember,

The Beginner’s Guide to the Thesis 2.1 Skin Editor – Part 7 – Overview of the Skin Editing Process

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We’ve gotten lots of theoretical conversation out of the way like the relationship of Skin Display, Skin Content, Skin Design and Boxes so now what I want to do is go through an overview of the skin editing process in Thesis 2.1. Because the chances are that what you’re doing is working with the skin

The Beginner’s Guide to the Thesis 2.1 Skin Editor – Part 3 – Thesis 2.1 Skin Menu

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Now that you’ve got a grip on the Relationship Between Skins, Templates and Web Pages we’re going to move back over to Thesis 2.1 and take a look at the Skin Menu. When I say the Skin Menu, this is the Skin Menu that I am referring to here. In Classic Responsive, the Skin Menu

The Beginner’s Guide to the Thesis 2.1 Skin Editor – Part 2 – What is the Relationship Between Skins, Templates and Web Pages

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We’ve discussed the 6 main concepts you need to know to use the Thesis 2.1 skin editor effectively so now let’s discuss the relationship between skins, templates, and web pages. We are going to talk kind of theoretically here for a few minutes because people come to this from all different kinds of backgrounds and

The Beginner’s Guide to the Thesis 2.1 Skin Editor – Part 1 – The 6 Main Concepts you Need to Know to Effectively Use the Skin Editor

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Well, good morning everybody and welcome to this special seminar a “Beginner’s Guide to Thesis Skin Editor”. In order to effectively use the Thesis 2.1 Skin Editor, you have to learn 6 main concepts. The first one is, what is a skin? I’ll begin with a summary answer, we’re going to talk about this at

The Beginner’s Guide to the Thesis 2.1 Skin Editor

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This guide is intended to give beginner's not just an overview of the Skin Editor but a real understanding of what is in the editor, how it works, how the work you do there relates to the pages on your website and how you can begin effectively using it. After covering in depth the concepts you need to know to use the editor, we walk you through 7 examples of things you are likely to want to do on your own website.