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Agility 3.2 Setup

Setup Front Page Display and Content Options

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Good morning everybody and welcome to Lesson 11 of Build a Professional Website Using WordPress and Thesis 2.3. So the first thing we are going to do today is set up the front page display and content options. This is the front page. We created a static front page and it’s got a bunch of

Initial Setup of the Agility Skin for Thesis 2.3

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Welcome to lesson 10, Setup the Appearance of Your Site, in the Build a professional website using WordPress and Thesis 2.3. At this point in the process we’ve gotten the bulk of our content on our website and we can now start talking about how we make the website look the way we want it

Setup the Agility Site Wide Settings

The site wide settings in the Agility skin behave very similarly to everything else we have set up. You can turn on and off the site wide settings up here. You can turn them on and off on the page, on single post, on the post page and on archive pages. Let’s take a look

Setup the Agility Single Post Settings

The Agility Skin also has some single post settings. The first one is the related posts which is actually a related post thumbnails box. To see it in action, come down to the bottom of it here. By default the related post thumbnails box displays a regular sized thumbnail and a small page title and

Setup the Agility Footer

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The Footer is just as easy to set up as the Front Page Options are in the Agility Skin. That’s why we started with the front page setup instead of the footer because the footer actually has all the same options. Let’s come over here to the footer. I said I wanted it to be

Setup Front Page Display and Content Options

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We're going to start today by setting up Front Page on Agility. Just to refresh your memory, Agility is comprised of a bunch of horizontal sections. The top header bar The main header The top menu bar Feature box area (front page only) The content area The attention box area The featured content area The

Setup the Agility 3.2 Header

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Now that we are done setting up Agility 3.2 for the first time, we can proceed to setting up the header. To do that we need to go to Skin Content. Let’s just review how the header is laid out. It consists of three parts: the top header bar, the main header area and the

Setup Agility 3.2 For the First Time

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Now that you have a background on the settings and page layouts for Agility, let’s work on setting up the Agility Skin for the very first time. I have a site here that has lots of content that is running Thesis classic so I'm going to install Agility here. Go to Manage Skins and I’m