Donkin's Blog

Coding Away

For as long as I’ve messed with WordPress (since 2011ish), I’ve never delved into coding it until now. It’s hella fun. Testing Aside functionality. Now I can post snippets to the blog instead of to social media. That way I can vent without it being seen!

New Donkey WordPress Theme

New Donkey WordPress Theme

In creating my theme, I learned a lot about WordPress, HTML, and CSS. It took about 6 months of working on the design with html/css, something which I’ve always had trouble with. Anything visual is a struggle for me. Funny enough, I knew HTML like the English language 20 years ago, so much as changed. I finally decided it was as good as it was going to get, still sucks, I think. Once I started converting the code to WordPress,