Backdrop LIVE is based upon an unconference model. Anyone can declare a topic up through the day of the event and the schedule is subject to change at any time. What would you like to talk about?

Let's talk about the theme system for Backdrop CMS. Wes Ruvalcaba, the designer and front-end developer of Basis (the default theme in Backdrop CMS) will be on hand to answer questions and share his thoughts. 

Bring your questions and experiences to share:

  • How has the theme development process changed in Backdrop CMS (compared to Drupal 7)?
  • How do you create a sub-theme in Backdrop CMS?
  • How do you create a new theme in Backdrop CMS?
  • How has the relationship between themes and layouts changed (hint: it has changed)?
  • How can we improve the selection of contrib themes available for Backdrop CMS/