Child Theme Configurator is a wordpress plugin created by lilaeamedia aimed primarily at creating a child theme without editing anything from your wordpress site.
I created my child theme through this very efficient and handy wordpress plugin.
You can easily create child themes and customize styles, templates and functions. Enqueues stylesheets and web fonts. Handles rgba, vendor-prefixes and more.
Child Theme Configurator is updated often by the plugin author.
It is compatible with the latest version of wordpress.
This plugin has an active install of more than 40,000 which makes it really popular. It has a 5 star rating which makes it credible and reliable.
Child Theme Configurator is a fast and easy to use CSS editor that allows you to create a child theme and customize it beyond the options of the Customizer.
Child Theme Configurator lets you easily identify and override the exact CSS attributes you want to change.
You can create any number of child themes from your existing Parent Themes.
The Child Theme Configurator lets you choose from your installed themes (even existing child themes) and save the results in your Themes directory.
Experts suggests that one of the safest way to create a child theme is by using a plugin and Child Theme Configurator is one of the best plugin for the purpose.
My main reason for creating a child theme is to prevent any loss to any customization that I make with my installed wordpress theme.
Have you tried customizing your installed wordpress theme to the exact features and look you like only to be lost with just one update of your wordpress theme?
Create a child theme by using this plugin and you will never loss again any customization you make with your theme caused by any theme updates.
After installing the Child Theme Configurator and created a child theme, you may deactivate it or even uninstall or delete it and your child theme will not be affected.
That is one of the beauty of this plugin, It is designed to work independently of themes and plugins.
This plugin is very light and it will never slow down your wordpress site.