If you’ve been looking for customizing your wordpress theme using Dream Weaver then this article should hopefully should address your requirement. This article assumes that you already have installed dream weaver and know how to use dream weaver .
When we are customizing a theme we should be careful about what changes we are doing as it is reflected on the original design of the blog, Generally I prefer to set a local wordpress blog and customize the theme locally and If satisfied I use this theme and Upload it on to the server. The main points include for customizing a wordpress theme include
- Setting up the Server and Installing WordPress Locally &
- Configuring Dreamweaver Code Specific Hints and PHP Test Server to Use
Once you are done with these two steps you are ready to customize your theme and I discussed about how you can install wordpress locally@ How to Install WordPress on Your Local System.
If you already Installed wordpress locally then proceed to know how you can configure in dreamweaver to customize a wordpress theme.
The answer for this is simple, There is an option in dream weaver called Site Specific code Hints, through which you can define to which specific category of content management system your site belongs.
Now Let us practically see how a wordpress theme can be edited using Dream Weaver. The things that you should do inorder to edit design of a wordpress theme using dreamweaver are two
- Defining Site
- Defining Site Specific Code Hints
Once this two things are done you can edit wordpress theme using dreamweaver. Here is the short video explanation about how you can do those two above steps.