A "callout bar" is a common user interface pattern to call attention to a new feature or announcement, usually displayed at the top of a site. I often use them in my projects:
It is important to make content like this editable through the WordPress admin area rather than hardcoding the content into your theme. We can do this easily through an Options page in Advanced Custom Fields, like this:
Here are some of the key concepts you will learn throughout this project-based demo.
Lara Schenck is a freelance front-end and WordPress developer and instructor currently in the Pittsburgh area. In addition to private tutoring and client work, Lara has taught web development courses at General Assembly, Noble Desktop, and Pratt Institute during her years in New York City, and is passionate about providing project-based, online resources for learning WordPress development. More at notlaura.com and @laras126.