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Hi I recently started to learn wordpress theme development and today I started my first worpress theme.For some reason my stylesheet get's loaded in chrome but not in firefox and IE the browsers I am using to test.

Something else I noticed is that it seems wordpress adds some additional styles on its own.Here's what I found on the source page:

<style type="text/css" media="screen">
html { margin-top: 28px !important; }
* html body { margin-top: 28px !important; }
 </style>

This are not styles I added.

I have tryed to use <?php echo get_stylesheet_uri() ?>

                 <?php bloginfo('stylesheet_url')

But none of theme seem to load the styles.

Here is my entire header code:

   <!DOCTYPE html>
   <html lang="en">
   <head>
   <meta charset="utf-8">
   <title>
       <?php if (is_home () ) { bloginfo('name'); }elseif ( is_category() ) { single_cat_title(); echo ' - ' ; bloginfo('name'); }
            elseif (is_single() ) { single_post_title();}
            elseif (is_page() ) { bloginfo('name'); echo ': '; single_post_title();}
            else { wp_title('',true); } 
       ?>
   </title>
   <link rel="stylesheet" href="<?php bloginfo('stylesheet_url'); ?>" type="<?php bloginfo('html_type') ?>" media="screen"/>
   <link rel="pingback" href="<?php bloginfo('pingback_url'); ?>" type ="<?php bloginfo('html_type') ?>" />
   <!--[if lt IE 9]>
        <script src="http://html5shim.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/html5.js"></script>
   <![endif]-->
   <?php wp_head() ?>
</head>
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Something else I noticed is that it seems wordpress adds some additional styles on its own.Here's what I found on the source page:

When you browse your blog while logged in, wordpress adds 28px margin to top of html/body to make space for their - Wordpress Toolbar

And here's line of code from my theme which is correctly loading stylesheet -

<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" media="all" href="<?php bloginfo( 'stylesheet_url' ); ?>" />
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well it seems that this style is being added to my index.php file.This should not happen right? –  Nistor Alexandru Aug 13 '12 at 12:22
    
it solved the problem of adding the stylesheet but it still still adds the aditional css with from what I know it should not be added on the theme file isen't that true? –  Nistor Alexandru Aug 13 '12 at 12:24
    
if you don't want to show admin mar you can disable it. –  amit Aug 13 '12 at 12:25
    
@user985482 That 28px margin is correctly being added, if that's what you're asking. –  tnorthcutt Aug 13 '12 at 12:26
    
Administration > Users > Your Profile and turn of admin bar to not add those extra stylesheet. –  amit Aug 13 '12 at 12:26
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