Design & Theme Customization Tutorials

Learn how to customize your theme to create an attractive, user-friendly layout.

Includes tutorials on homepage design, sidebar widgets, fonts, landing pages, header design, navigation menus, footer design and much more...

Control Where Widgets Display


If you're not using the Genesis framework, there is another way to control which pages/posts different widgets show on. The widget logic plugin uses … More info

Widgets to Keep Your Homepage Fresh

widgets to keep your homepage fresh

Your website should look fresh and up to date every time a potential or existing customer visits. Make this task a lot easier by adding widgets to … More info

Enhance Menu Buttons with Images


Learn how to use basic html code to enhance your WordPress menu creating drop down menu buttons with images and descriptions. This is a great way to … More info

Create a Horizontal Email Signup Form

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Many Genesis themes include widget sections on the homepage which stretch across the entire width of the page making a perfect place for a horizontal … More info

Designing Homepage Layouts with Genesis

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The homepage layout on all Genesis child themes is made up of widget areas, making it easy to add different types of content. Depending on the type … More info

Format Heading Styles for WordPress

Setup heading styles for WordPress websites

You can format different heading styles for WordPress to make it easy to keep your content layouts consistent and make important information stand … More info

Grid View Custom Post Types – Part 2

Grid View Custom Post Types

The Views plugin gives you lots of options for displaying custom post types you created using the Types plugin. You can easily create grid style … More info

Format Individual Menu Buttons

Format individual menu buttons

In WordPress, you can easily format individual menu buttons to look different from the rest. You can use a graphic to save space (see the little … More info

Custom Post Types Guide


Create custom layout templates to display specific types of content. Use for category page layouts as well as single post type layouts. Click on the … More info