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WordPress: Building Progressive Themes with WP Rig

Affiliation: UIUC


Type: Streaming Resource

Description: WP Rig, a new toolkit, makes building progressive themes in WordPress easy. It ships with a fully styled starter theme that can be easily customized, and it lints, optimizes, and minifies your changes as you code, making your themes as fast and performant as possible. In this course, instructor Morten Rand-Henriksen shows how to install and configure WP Rig and build a new progressive theme right out of the box. Plus, learn how to edit the underlying CSS, PHP, and JavaScript code and add advanced features such as widgets, AMP stack integration, and custom menus, backgrounds, and logos.

Quality Level: production