Every custom template starts the same way. Follow the steps below before diving into the other tutorials.

This tutorial assumes you have some basic experience using FTP or your web server's control panel to copy and edit files.

Where possible, I recommend practicing on a local development environment or a staging site before deploying changes to your live site.

And, of course, make a backup of your site first.


  1. Create a folder
  2. Copy a template
  3. Override or new?