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June 4, 2018 at 7:45 am #591498antware
Good day guys
Is there anyway I could replicate the Header section of this site using GeneratePress and / or Elementor?
I would be really appreciative if you could assist.GeneratePress 2.1.2GP Premium 1.6.2June 4, 2018 at 8:14 am #591601DavidStaffCustomer Support
yes with GP, using GP Page Headers, which can be set to full width and merged with Site Header, which in your example is set to a contained size.
Here somes articles on using Page Headers:
Let us know if you need an extra handJune 5, 2018 at 12:46 am #592091antware
Hi there David. Nope followed the guidelines and seriously battling to get anything close to the other website I am trying to emulate.
You couldn’t possibly outline some step by step instructions by any chance?June 5, 2018 at 2:31 am #592151DavidStaffCustomer Support
Hi, of course:
First the Site header:
Logo added to: Customiser > Site Identity
Email and Phone. Add HTML Widget (or Elementor Template) to Header Widget. If using Elementor keep that template background transparent.
Header Background can be set in the Customiser > Backgrounds (or Colors).
Header width: Customiser > Layout > Header > Set both widths to contained.
Navigation: Customiser > Layout > Navigation > Set this to contained width and location below Header.
Second the Page Header:
Do not add Background image. The Page Header will use the Featured Image set on the page / post.
Add the content (text and button) or Elementor Template shortcode in there.
Add Background Image > Check
Parallax Effect > Check
Container > Full Width
Inner Container > Contained
Top & Bottom Padding > add a minimum value eg. 50px
Merge with Site Header > Check
Place Content Behind Site Header > Check
Now save the Header. You can either apply this globally to the different post templates in the Page Header > Global Locations menu. Or you can assign them to each page/post in the post editor under the Page Header Meta box.
Add a featured image to the Page / Post for the header to display it.June 6, 2018 at 5:20 am #592997antware
Followed your instruction to the letter and the result was nowhere close. Thanks anyway. Made a plan using Elementor and playing with the Z-Index. Closer to what I was looking for.
Thanks again though.
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