WordPress: Basic Usage¶
Video tutorial for IUEditor WordPress theme is available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZbjSCoE0Ano&list=PLWlO_EZgRC0aLLZ-oe_yMqdEaV4KdM5-l&index=1
You can generate a WordPress theme with IUEditor, using all of its powerful and convenient features.
- From a new project window, click WordPress tab and choose any default page sturucture or pre-built template to start with.
- You may insert WordPress widgets (at the bottom right of the editor window) to locate and design WordPress theme elements.
Anatomy of Pages¶
index: A basic, required page. This page represents home screen of the WordPress blog, also works as a default template in case of other page templates’ absence.
single: Single page template which is shown when a visitor enters to a specific post link.
archive: Archive of page templates to show posts retrieved by an author or during certain period
category: Category of page templates used to display posts in a certain category
page_404: 404 page template shown when a visitor enters to a wrong URL.
In addition, user can add more pages when WordPress template is needed. (ex: page.php, date.php, and so on)
For more detailed information about anatomy of WordPress theme, please refer to the following link: https://yoast.com/wordpress-theme-anatomy/
You can follow Project > Project Setting menu or press ⇧⌘P to open Project Setting window, then click WordPress tab to change settings for WordPress features.
WordPress theme Build Path: Output path for generated theme files. You may add $AppName at the end of the path so that the final path contains the name of the project at the end.
WordPress Resource Path: Output path for the resource files of the theme, such as images, css, and so on.
WordPress User Source Path: Output path for ‘User Source’, which are CSS or JS files added to the project by user.
WordPress Resource Prefix: URL path to access the Resource Path on the web.
WordPress User Source Prefix: URL path to access the User Source Path on the web.