Speakers: Tania Rascia

  • Tania Rascia: How to Develop a WordPress Theme from Scratch

    Tania Rascia: How to Develop a WordPress Theme from Scratch

    WordCamp Chicago 2017Speaker: Tania Rascia

    August 30, 2017 — WordPress seemed hard and scary the first time I tried to set it up, and I gave up. I got stuck many times during the installation process, and I felt like I didn’t have much control of it – I thought I had to use someone else’s theme and modify it.

    I wanted to know how I could design my OWN website, but have a blogging back end. I knew it was possible on WordPress, but how? Once I figured it out, I realized how incredibly simple it is. I wanted to make the definitive guide so that other people didn’t have to struggle to piece it together. So I did.