ℹIn This Series
A series of tutorials that will cover basics to advanced of wordpress theme development using the Blankslate HTML5 boilerplate, by Tidy Themes. This boilerplate is a wordpress skeleton theme used by professionals and otherwise but this series is also an excellent grounding for building themes from absolute scratch. Blankslate was built in collaboration with the Wordpress team, it runs for years without hitch and is 100% open source.
Part 1In This Tutorial
Part 1 of the series of tutorials introduces and installs the Blankslate HTML5 boilerplate. The boiler is wordpress theme like all others, except that it's a blankslate, a skeleton theme. It's minimal, yet comes with all of the essential files, making for an efficient workflow