Changing Colors in WordPress

The default WordPress themes have the options for colors. Colors can be easily changed using the options provided in the theme. This is Use the instructions below to quickly modify the colors for your theme.

Changing Colors in your WordPress Theme

Colors are usually adjusted through customizing the existing theme. They can also be adjusted in the theme stylesheet, but we will only be changing the colors using the customization available in the theme interface.

  1. Color options

    Login to the WordPress Administrator Dashboard.

  2. In the menu at left, click on Appearance.
  3. Click on Customize.
  4. Click on Colors. You will be able to adjust the Accent Color, Contrast Color, and Background color. Click on Select Color to change the color for each option.
  5. Once you’re done with making changes to the colors, click on the blue button at the top of the column and select Save and Publish to save your changes.

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As a writer for InMotion Hosting, Arnel has always aimed to share helpful information and provide knowledge that will help solve problems and aid in achieving goals. He's also been active with WordPress local community groups and events since 2004.

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