CSS or Cascading Style Sheets is what WordPress uses to define its visual appearance. Every WordPress theme will use a CSS file and the main style sheet is typically called style.css and is normally found by clicking on Appearance> Editor in the WordPress admin area. CSS is in fact very easy to learn and with sometime invested, you can understand the basics of CSS and how customise a blogs appearance.
Here’s examples of what you can customize by updating a themes CSS:
- Text size, colour, alignment and font
- Colours of links
- Background colours
- Sizing, aligning and border of images
- Listing bullet points
- Sizing, alignment and shading of tables
In this video I will show you a simple way to customize your blog by making changes using Google Inspect Element and the WordPress CSS Editors.