Thanks Hein! Your solution helped with the permalinks problem, but the layout still messes up the positioning of some of the text areas when the permalinks are changed… so weird
Yesterday I purchased an awesome wordpress theme from here. I was ready to set it up and transfer all my files to wordpress, but the theme was giving me a few problems. It is mainly a problem with permalinks. As soon as I change my pages to www.mysite.com/like-this versus the post IDs, the layout of the page changes, AND the links do not work properly. I understand how to modify some of the links on the proper php page, but it still doesn’t function properly.
If I can not get this to work, what are my options? could my money be refunded? I am trying to get help from the theme creator but what happens if he does not succeed in fixing the problems?