The Basics of WordPress

This is a tutorial brought to you by about how to customize the Twenty Thirteen theme of WordPress. All WordPress themes are basically alike, so customizing this one should let you know how to customize the others.


The 2013 has some basic theme customization theme options that give you the ability to change key elements to make your website your own.

First thing you should do is log in the administration account and then click “customize” under the theme drop down menu.

You can work on select options for that theme. For this particular theme, you can adjust the site title and tagline, colors, header image, navigation, and static front page.

You can view the effects of changing the content in these options in the video below. By doing so, you can make your WordPress website your own.