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  • #1093
    elained
    Member

    Hello and thank you for your theme! It rocks.

    Currently next to the RSS icon in the top bar, I was able to add a Facebook Icon through the Graphene Options – Top Bar Section since it was preset (like twitter). Is there anyway to add a new button like an “email” button?

    I’ve been reading the “Modify theme using child theme”. Is this still necessary? Or would I be able to just go into the Graphene “options.php” and add a code there?

    Any help would be appreciated. Thanks!

    #14570
    Kim
    Member

    The best advice & rule no. 1 in WordPress Scout Manual is to make a Child Theme:

    http://codex.wordpress.org/Child_Themes

    You Child Theme style.css starts here:

    /*
    Theme Name: Graphene Child
    Theme URI: http://www.rogerautorepair.com/
    Description: Child theme for the Graphene theme
    Author: Roger
    Author URI: http://www.rogerautorepair.com/
    Template: graphene
    Version: 0.1.3.1
    */
    @import url("/wp-content/themes/graphene/style.css");
    /* My modification goes from here */

    Use any CSS editor you trust, like: http://www.activestate.com/komodo-edit

    Then again, my advice your choice 🙂

    Kim

    #14571
    Syahir Hakim
    Keymaster

    The next update (1.3.1) will allow you to add your own custom icons (email, linkedin, digg, whatever) to the top bar, all from the theme’s options page.

    #14572
    elained
    Member

    Thanks Syahir! I just updated your theme! It’s working great! I absolutely love it!

    I was able to add Linkedin to the Top bar!! And I love the Social Media Bookmark!

    Thanks again!

    Elaine

    #14573
    Syahir Hakim
    Keymaster

    You’re welcome, Elaine 🙂

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