Want to create a child theme? No problem. Follow these three easy steps and you will have a child theme up and running in no time. A child theme is great for customizing your theme without the potential of losing your customizations when the parent theme is updated. It is also a great way to improve your coding skills. Let’s get started!
Create a new folder in your “Themes” folder. Label it with the name of the parent theme, followed by ” -child “. i.e. “twentyfifteen-child”
Create 2 files inside your newly created folder. Label them as follows;
Copy and paste the code below into the files you have created.
Go to your “Themes” section of your dashboard and activate your child theme.
Your child theme is now ready. Happy coding!!