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I’m trying to make a simple customization to an Elegant Themes product, and their own support forums are giving two highly dubious responses.

One is, modify the core theme. What? That is so not a best practice.

Two is, copy the entire main-modules.php file into your child theme and modify it. But according to their own blog, the theme in question has major module changes coming down in the next couple of weeks. Then what?

P.S. it’s a 436k file.

And all I want to change are a few words of the text that is displayed…

Tom McGee has been building web sites since 1995, and blogging here since 2006. Currently a senior developer at Seton Hall University, he's also a freelance web programmer and musician. Contact him if you have the need for a blog, web site, redesign or custom programming!

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