First Install croogo from croogo website and untar it in webroot(/var/www) and rename it
as croogo or name it as your wish.
give full permission to /app/tmp and /app/config .
Now enter http://localhost/croogo/ in browser
click install and it will prompt a window . Enter your username , password and database
And then install files . Now it will show admin page . Default username is “admin” and
password is “password” .
This layout folder will be in /app/views/layouts/default.ctp
Now how to create our own theme and going to overide our old layout file.
create directory (e.g mytheme) inside /app/views/themed
inside that create directory “layout” and “webroot”
inside layout create file default.ctp .
below is file structure
name: Sample description: Sample theme for Croogo screenshot: screenshot.png author: Author Name authorEmail: email@example.com authorUrl: http://authorswebsite.com menus: - main - footer regions: - left - right vocabularies: - categories - tags
have your theme image in /mytheme/webroot/img .
after adding theme.yml file , don forget to select your theme .
go to admin page and select your theme which you created when needed.
have your css file in /mytheme/webroot/css and include in default.ctp
enjoy in creating your layout in croogo cms . have tutorial for creating layout (default.ctp)