Making minor style changes is simple once you understand the underlying structure. Every theme and plugin is different and Strong Testimonials is no exception.

This quick guide is meant to point you in the right direction. It is not a comprehensive style guide or CSS course. It assumes you have a basic understanding of HTML and CSS, or are at least willing to try. WordPress does require a certain bravery. 😉


Let's get our terms straight.

selector {
    property: value;

A rule set (also called a rule) consists of a selector followed by a declaration block.

A declaration block starts with a left curly brace and ends with the matching right curly brace.

A declaration consists of a property name, followed by a colon, followed by a value.


  1. Where to put custom CSS code
  2. Take care of your code
  3. Get familiar with the elements
  4. Examples for the Default template
  5. More examples on the way
  6. Resources for information and inspiration