Customizing WordPress Site

Now that you have finished installing/ creating your WordPress website, it’s time to take it to the next level by making it look like you want or personalizing it with your favorites such as company/ organization name, colors, layouts, logo and contents–Making it unique. There are several levels of customization, however, let’s assume that you are just getting started and don’t know much about how to go about these various things.¬†Here are some of the ways you can customize your site. Let’s see a quick overview of all the tools you can use them you can talk in details about each one of them.

Themes or Templates

Themes are pre-desgined templates or skins you can quickly use to changes the colors, pictures and background of your website.


Navigation Menu

The navigation menu are links, buttons, or tabs site visitors can click on and it will take them to various areas/ sections of your website.


Widgets

Widgets are tools you can use to add content and features to your website’s Sidebars.


Plugins

Plugins are composed of PHP scripts that extend the functionality of your WordPress website. They offer new additions to your blog that either enhance features that were already available or add otherwise unavailable new features to your site.


Now that we have over-viewed the different tools you can use to customize your website, you can directly follow the links below to learn how to use each one of them

How to Change or Install a WordPress Theme

How to Create a WordPress Navigation Menu

Adding and Changing WordPress Widgets

How to Install and Manage WordPress Plugins

Creating a Static Front Page For WordPress