WordPress for Nonprofit Websites – Lesson Four: Customize your WordPress Theme
http://nonprofitally.com/ – Now that your WordPress theme is installed it is time to start adding your content and customizing some of the theme settings. Be sure to have your content prepared (your mission statement, board member info, a banner photo for the top, etc.)
I will walk you through all you need to do. This is a longer lesson, so it might be nice to have a cup of coffee or tea with you as you get started with this lesson.
The theme we are using is at: https://wordpress.org/themes/zerif-lite/
The theme documentation can be found at: http://themeisle.com/documentation-zerif-lite/
The example site I am making can be viewed at http://thenonprofitwebsite.com/
TIPS TO LOOK PROFESSIONAL
Make sure you have a professional looking logo. I recommend two places:
You can take the entire “How to Build your Nonprofit Website Course” at:
Or follow the course on YouTube:
Lesson One – Hosting, Domain and WordPress Install https://youtu.be/djlPRGedGyI
Lesson Two – Configuring WordPress https://youtu.be/Elu2QRmwVC4
Lesson Three – Install your Theme https://youtu.be/wvNlia7_Tp0
Lesson Four – Customize your Theme https://youtu.be/syft77JrLMc
Lesson Five – Configure your Widgets https://youtu.be/VsOsD05ivVs
Lesson Six – Set up your Latest News Page https://youtu.be/1h24hqplT6c
Lesson Seven – Make your Donation Page! https://youtu.be/Nbj4oma8bZc
Lesson Eight – Adding Pages to the Menu https://youtu.be/d_-yjNTlC0Q
Lesson Nine – Using Widgets in the Sidebar https://youtu.be/h5qHdpXjOmY
Lesson Ten – Final Tweaks and Tuning https://youtu.be/_krQeiCDuhs
The example site I am making for this lesson can be viewed at http://thenonprofitwebsite.com/
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Can you please example "Menus" and navigation them on the same webpage.
Eg: Home / About Us / Our Team / Testimonials / Ribbions.
I am struggling in this portion of this website. Please help. Thank you.