Have you ever thought about turning your HTML/CSS templates into a WordPress theme to use for a client project or maybe even sell in an online marketplace for a profit?
Maybe you think building a WordPress is hard and you need to learn and understand PHP first? It surely helps to understand PHP, but that shouldn’t stop you from learning and building your own WordPress theme.
What you need is a little guidance to take you step-by-step through each phase of building a WordPress theme with video and written tutorials. These tutorials don’t skip over any details or assumeyou have prior experience. You literally watch and learn every step while building your own theme. Sound Interesting?
Without further ado, I give you BootstrapWP
BootstrapWP takes you step-by-step through each process of building a premium WordPress theme with Bootstrap. Some of the things you will learn include:
- How to add Bootstrap one of the most popular starter WordPress themes
- Adding Font Awesome Icons
- Creating a built-in Contact form
- Adding a Theme Options Panel
- Creating a custom post types for sections like a Portfolio
Once you have gone through the first few tutorial series and have dramatically increased your skill set, jump straight into the tutorial series on how to convert a HTML template into a WordPress theme
This tutorial series takes you through the steps of converting a beautiful, reponsive multi-page HTML/CSS template into a WordPress theme while using the Bootstrap framework.
You will be able to download the HTML/CSS template so you can follow each step of the way. The template is called DiamondWP and the first section of homepage looks like the following:
In this series you will continue to expand you knowledge and learn how to:
- Integrate third-party plugins
- Build custom page templates
- Add drag and drop functionality
Once you have completed the tutorial series you will be well on your way to creating premium WordPress themes. Use this new skill set to build your own themes for clients and/or sell on online marketplaces.
If this sounds like something you might be interested in, I highly recommend checking out BootstrapWP !