Built for the Lynda.com course WordPress: Building Themes From Scratch Using Underscores, Popper is an accessible content-first theme built around beautiful fonts and lots of white space designed and developed by Morten Rand-Hendriksen for lynda.com - a LinkedIn Company.
To display an article deck (short one-paragraph synopsis displayed after post title, but before post meta), add a custom excerpt to the post.
Extended options available from the Customizer:
- Site Icon displays as logo in top-right corner
- Header background color
- Header text color
- Optional Header image
- Sidebar position: no sidebar (default), left, or right.
Posts and pages can have Featured Images.
- Recent Posts widget featuring post title, publishing date, and thumbnail
- Recent Comments widget featuring comment author name, date, excerpt, post title, and Gravatar
Blockquotes can be alined left or right by applying the "alignleft" or "alignright" classes.
Licenses and External Assets
Popperscores is distributed under the terms of the GNU GPL v2
Popperscores's code base started out as _s (http://underscores.me) as it were on November 13, 2015.
The theme features three custom fonts: Fira Sans: https://www.google.com/fonts/specimen/Fira+Sans SIL Open Font Licence 1.1 http://scripts.sil.org/cms/scripts/page.php?site_id=nrsi&id=OFL Merriweather: https://www.google.com/fonts/specimen/Merriweather SIL Open Font Licence 1.1 http://scripts.sil.org/cms/scripts/page.php?site_id=nrsi&id=OFL Icons from FontAwesome: Published under various licenses http://fortawesome.github.io/Font-Awesome/license/
Popperscores is named after philosopher Karl Popper