Six Feet Up's Sr. Template Developer To Offer Training on Plone 4 Theming at Plone Conference 2010
September 16, 2010
Six Feet Up is pleased to announce that Sr. Template Developer Chrissy Wainwright will conduct a training at the Plone Conference 2010. Wainwright will offer a "Plone 4 Theming" training on October 25-26 in Bristol, UK. The training, which will require no prior knowledge, will include the following topics:
- How to create a theme egg using Paster
- Presentation on the differences between available base themes: Plone Default, Plone Classic, Sunburst Theme; using other themes as a base (Plone Basic)
- How to make initial site changes: changing the logo, quick color changes with base_properties
- How to edit and create CSS files: skins vs browser resource, CSS Registry, how to use Generic Setup
- How to customize viewlets, portlets, and templates:
- styling tips
- Overriding viewlets and portlets the long way - using zcml
- Overriding viewlets and portlets the short way - using z3c.jbot
- creating new viewlets and templates
- TAL templating language overview
Wainwright is a Core Commiter for Plone and has presented talks at the Plone Symposium East in 2009 and 2010. She has a reputation as a thorough instructor who can reach attendees at their current level to help them increase their knowledge and be more effective.
The training fee is US $300+VAT before September 30. After that date, the cost will be US$350+VAT.
More information is available here.