Looking for advice and help on converting my bootstrap website into a WordPress theme

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MrBobman says

Hello,

So I created a website in bootstrap and I want to convert it to wordpress. Is it as simple as just moving the css to bootstrap roots framework and adding some php to the index page?

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organicbee says
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MrBobman says

Thank you

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byronyasgur says

If you have no experience of WordPress theme building then I’d advise you to build a quick bare bones theme without bootstrap first just so you can get a clue what is going on. Even if you were to play around with one of the blank themes for a couple of hours you’d find get the geography. http://speckyboy.com/2010/03/22/10-blanknaked-wordpress-themes-perfect-for-development/. Also you will probably get a lot out of http://codex.wordpress.org/Theme_Review especially if you plan on releasing it. Keep in mind that there is nearly always a “WordPress” way of doing things and it’s not necessarily the way you know. Eg enqueing stylesheets and scripts but there are plenty more examples..

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