Articles of theme customizer

No option to select home page in theme customizer

My Website was working fine until yesterday and today when I tried to open it it was showing me the recent posts page not the page I set as home page. Tried to change the setting from Theme Customizer but there is no more the option to select the home page or post page. Is […]

HTML output via Theme Customizer is not working

Well here I am again with a problem that I just can’t seem to figure out. I have searched and searched, found answers but I just can’t seem to get this to work. I have a theme called WP-Forge and it uses the theme customizer extensively. One of the options available to users is to […]

Change the location of add_theme_support( 'custom-header' ) in the customizer

I’m using add_theme_support( ‘custom-header’ ) to upload images for an image slider. The slider also has other settings in the customizer (duration, fade, overlay color, etc). Because there are multiple settings all related to the slider, I’d like to group all of them in the same Customizer panel but I don’t see a way to […]

Use SCSSPHP to compile Theme Customizer Values into .SCSS files ready to compile to CSS

I’ve been having trouble Automatically Compiling my .scss files into my main WordPress style.css file. I’m using Leafo’s SCSSPHP script and trying to achieve a few things. i’m using Kirki ( to override the WordPress Theme Customizer and this is what i’m trying to do. Create my Panels/ Sections/ Settings in the theme customizer like […]

Overwrite add_image_size defined by theme

I bought a WP-Theme which defines a custom image-size in his theme-functions.php like this: if ( function_exists( ‘add_image_size’ ) ){ add_image_size( ‘tie-small’, 70, 70, true ); } As you can see the third-parameter is true, which results in hard crop mode (see WordPress Documentation for add_image_size). This mode isn’t taking care of the proportions so […]

Theme Customizer for only author.php (per user baisi)

How can the WordPress Theme Customizer be used only for author.php and settings will be saved per user basis. By which every user can customize their own author.php. How can it be achieved?

How do I get a parent theme modification from a child theme?

I’ve built a child theme, and I would like to reuse some of the settings created by the parent. I hoped this would be as easy as get_theme_mod( ‘setting’ ) inside the child theme, but that returns nothing. I found a feature request that addresses this very thing which leads me to believe WP doesn’t […]

where to change text for header?

on the twentyfifteen theme. When I click on the customizer to set my header, There is some text there that says. “While you can crop images to your liking after clicking Add new image, your theme recommends a header size of 954 × 1300 pixels.” I need to change the 954 x 1300 but I […]

What is the id for the widgets section of the WordPress theme customizer?

I’m trying to add a control to the widgets section for the WordPress customizer, but I’m having a hard time finding the id for that section: $wp_customize->add_control( ‘sidebar_position’, array( ‘label’ => __( ‘Sidebar Position’ ), ‘type’ => ‘select’, ‘choices’ => array( // Options… ), ‘section’ => ‘???’, // <- Needed here. ) );

Internal error 500 accessing Theme > Customize

We have created a basic custom theme for WordPress. When trying to access Appearance > Customize from the backend we receive an internal error 500. I have checked the error logs and cannot find anything relating to this. The website is working fine, the theme is working fine as expected, just accessing the customize section. […]