More on Child Themes

In my last post I left a few things rather up in the air. We saw that to create a child theme we would have to create a new directory on the server and populate it with one or more files. If you haven’t done this sort of thing before you may be at a […]

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Creating Child Themes

If you haven’t been working with WordPress for very long you may not know what a ‘child theme’ is. In which case it’s time to find out. As everyone knows, WordPress sites are built around themes. For a fairly complete discussion of how themes work you should consult the Codex, but the basic idea is […]

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What’s SMTP got to do with it?

Today’s post is going to be a short one, and very specific. One of the most confusing things about setting up websites is getting email to work. Fortunately, if you’re using WordPress all the confusing stuff is hidden and most of the time you don’t even have to think about it. This has been my […]

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