Wix to Wordpress: How to Customize a WordPress Theme

Now that I’ve shown you how to set up WordPress hosting and how to install a free WordPress theme, we need to customize it with the business logo, colors and fonts. It is super simple to customize a WordPress theme using the tools I will show you today.

Customize a WordPress Theme

In this video tutorial, I will show you how to customize the free WordPress theme I installed in a previous video. If you haven’t watched the video on how to install WordPress, please go back and do that now.

For this video, you will need your logo in both standard size and sized for retina displays. If you aren’t sure how to resize your logo for retina displays, please click on the button below to get the free video tutorial.


Table of contents:

If you want to skip over parts, please use the time references in the table of contents.

  • 00:01 – Introduction
  • 00:43 – Necessary Resources
  • 01:04 – Customizing WordPress with your Brand
  • 03:05 – Uploading a Logo
  • 03:43 – Changing Accent Colors
  • 05:19 – Changing Fonts
  • 06:58 – Changing Menu Navigation
  • 07:37 – Viewing Site in Mobile
  • 08:16 – Changing the Footer
  • 09:55 – Conclusion

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