About This BookStructured learning for new developers and technical consultants to enable you to build responsive WordPress themesConcise and easy-to-follow walkthroughs of WordPress, PHP, and CSS codePacked with examples and key tips on how to avoid potential pitfallsWho This Book Is ForIf you are a WordPress enthusiast who wants to develop and customize your own responsive WordPress theme, this book is for you. Some experience with WordPress, HTML, PHP, and CSS is expected and highly recommended.What You Will LearnSet up a proper local environment for the theme development on both Windows and Mac, while following the WordPress CodexCreate the WordPress menu and make it responsiveCustomize post templates to match the theme design and functionality of the themeUnderstand the overall template architecture and the purpose of the template filesCreate, style, and make the widgets responsiveWork with comments, images, and index templatesCreate, style, and customize templates for static pagesDiscover where to find guidelines, how to test the theme, and how to properly submit the theme to WordPress.orgLearn more about WordPress template hierarchy and archive pagesIn DetailWordPress is a free and open source blogging tool, which runs on a web hosting service. It is used to implement responsive themes, to make WordPress sites optimized for mobile devices.This book will teach you how to design and develop your very own responsive WordPress theme and also submit your theme to the WordPress.org repository. The book starts with an introduction to the Responsive Web Design concepts and techniques. Then, it explains how to set up a local WordPress environment and also helps you understand the structure of the WordPress theme. Finally, we learn to create responsive comments in WordPress and also have a look at static pages and index templates. By the end of this book, you will have a better understanding of responsive theme development in WordPress and a WordPress Codex.