The slide presentation for a session at WordCamp Orange County, June 8, 2014. This presentation demonstrates tips to build a custom Wordpress theme that fits the client's needs exactly. And reveals how addressing the client's needs actually make one a better themer. NOTE: the slideshow is supplemental in nature.
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êPlanning comes in handyPlanning comes in handy
êInterconnect any contentInterconnect any content
êTake the site to enterprise levelTake the site to enterprise level
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can show up
client's needs first
will give you
Learn Sumptin'Learn Sumptin'
êShoving client into pre-existingShoving client into pre-existing
theme = no growththeme = no growth
êExpand your knowledge boundaryExpand your knowledge boundary
êYou may not keep up, but keepYou may not keep up, but keep
Discover Sumptin'Discover Sumptin'
êLearn a little about your client's gigLearn a little about your client's gig
êYour client wants you to care aboutYour client wants you to care about
what they are doingwhat they are doing
êGet as much info as possibleGet as much info as possible
êCreate your blueprint before you codeCreate your blueprint before you code
êStart minimalStart minimal
êMake friends with developer pluginsMake friends with developer plugins
êLearn sumptin', discover sumptin' new!Learn sumptin', discover sumptin' new!