Here we introduce the definitive Guide How to convert PSD to a WordPress Tutorial.
Step 1: Download WordPress
Download the last version of WordPress from http://wordpress.org
Step 2: Unzip the Files
Unzip the files and install them in your server or get a free account from WordPress.
Step 3: WordPress Folder
Once they are installed in your server you will see a folder that will looks like this:
Step 4: Modify the wp-config file
The only file that you need to modify is the wp-config-sample file. Please open this file in a text editor like Notepad or HTML editors like Dreamweaver or Coda. Please change the first lines and add your own server configuration:
/** MySQL database username */
/** MySQL database password */
/** MySQL hostname */
/** Database Charset to use in creating database tables. */
/** The Database Collate type. Don’t change this if in doubt. */
After you insert your details save it as: wp-config file.php (delete the “sample” from wp-config file-sample)
Step 5: WordPress Installation Successful! – Hello World!
After you add your server details in the configuration file if you add the right details you will be able to see your WordPress Blog installed, The blog uses a default theme from WordPress that looks like this:
Voila! You have your WordPress Blog installed, in the next presentation we will show you how to convert your PSD to WordPress
Step 6: The Design of the WordPress Template:
Basically the default WordPress Theme is divided in 4,5 parts and they have different templates:
Main Index Template(index.php) or Body
You have to identify them and design accordly. We will use our design to show you how we slice the PSD.