How To Create A Child Theme For Any WordPress Theme

Child themes are a staple of every WordPress developer. There are times when the functionality provided by the theme developer doesn’t meet your needs and you want to add something else. I’ll often say in my tutorials to “edit the functions.php file”. Whenever I say that, I’m assuming you’re editing a child theme. You should

How To Change The Default Colors In WordPress Customizer

Many of the better WordPress themes add a color picker to the WordPress customizer. This makes it easier to design your website visually, rather than with code. When you use the WordPress Customizer, you may have seen something like this: The circled colours is what we’ll be changing today. Why go to the trouble of

How To Customize The Post Meta In Astra

Astra is a popular WordPress theme, that I use on many of my sites. It’s lightweight and looks great, but sometimes you just want to customize it more than it normally allows. Thankfully it has plenty of hooks. By default, the post meta in Astra looks like this: How to customize the post meta in

How To Change The WordPress Author Meta Link

I needed to change the author link in WordPress post meta. Most of the sites I work on are single author websites, so the Author page is just a copy of the blog page. I used to just use Yoast SEO to redirect the Author page to home. That’s ok, but it seems a bit