The Equity Framework includes a sample child theme to use as a template for creating your own child theme based on the framework.
The sample child theme is located in the Equity zip file named
- Extract the equity.zip file to your computer.
- Upload the equity-child.zip file through the WordPress Dashboard Appearance > Themes menu.
- Activate the sample child theme.
The sample child theme has four widget areas – the Default Sidebar, Footer 1, Footer 2 and Footer 3. You can add any available widgets to these widget areas. You may need to add CSS for your widgets, since the sample child theme doesn’t include styling for these widget areas.
No support is provided for custom child themes using this sample theme. Our forums are available where you may be able to get help from the community.