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vanessabt

Hi,

I built a site for a client on dms2 and built a child theme for that client.  It turns out that I now have another client that really likes that site and wants the same theme and just wants to put in new images.  However, I also want to start using platform 5 on the new site. Can I use this child theme now? How can I use that on a new site?

do I follow these steps:

1. export wordpress using wordpress importer

2. export to child theme in settings

3. export json files

Then install wordpress on new client build, install platform 5 plugin....If we want to change the theme can I just change the theme name in my child theme that it is referencing or do I need to keep it referencing DMS?  Zip the changed child theme files referencing the theme and then upload it?  If I change the name of the child theme to update it with the new client name before I zip it will it still function?  

 

Any guidance you can provide would be greatly appreciated.  I am hoping this is going to be quick and easy.  Thanks.

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