As a follow up, I will be releasing an assortment of Free bare bones child themes for people in a hurry who don’t have the time to make them.
The first of which is a child theme for the mobile friendly and responsive Twenty Twelve theme. This child theme will inherit all the functionality and styling of TwentyTwelve without any changes.
What’s Inside the Zip
Download Twenty Twelve Child Theme
Download: twentytwelve-child.zip – 16 KB
- Make sure Twenty Twelve theme is installed in your WordPress Themes Directory (root/wp-content/themes/)
- Install twentytwelve-child.zip into your WordPress Themes Directory
- Activate twentytwelve Child Theme
That’s it! As long as the child theme is the active theme, you can make custom changes to functions.php and style.css without worrying about how the next Twenty Twelve theme update will affect your website.
Next child theme: Twenty Thirteen