Documentation

MAKE + DO DIVI CHILD THEME

By Wild Notion Creative

  • Installation
  1. After purchasing the make + do Divi child theme, download the zip file (do not unzip this file).
  2. Head over to your WordPress admin area and go to Appearance > Themes
  3. Next click Add New
  4. Click Upload theme and select the make do zip file that you downloaded earlier
  5. After the file has finished uploading, click activate the theme.
  6. Next, you will see a message bar that is recommended you install certain plugins in order for the theme to work. Follow the on-screen instructions and install these plugins.
  7. After the plugin has installed go to appearance -> import demo data. You may need to refresh your page for this option to appear.
  8. Click import demo data button.
  9. Head over to your pages and a find the blog page.
  10. In the Divi, builder click the blog module. Select the categories you would like to include and click update.
  11. Head over to Divi > theme options. Set your logo and favicon to your logo of choice.
  12. We prefer fixed navigation to be turned off (but it is up to you). You will find this underneath where you set your logo and favicon.
  13. Head to settings > permalinks. It is up to you which permalink settings to choose but we prefer Post Name.
  14. Head to Appearance > Widgets. From here you can add whatever widgets you would like to your blog’s sidebar