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Change Colours in Sandfish Theme (3 posts)

  1. rachjay
    Member
    Posted 4 years ago #

    I would like to change the colour scheme in the Sandfish wordpress theme. Can someone suggest:

    How I change the colour of the heading name, the header bar underneath it, the tag line, the post headings.

    Also how do I remove the icon next to the heading name?

    Is it possible to upload a jpg picture to the header to go next to the heading of the site?

    Thankyou for your time. Rachel

  2. keesiemeijer
    moderator
    Posted 4 years ago #

    You do this in the theme's stylesheet: theme.css.
    for the heading name look for:

    div.container.header div.header h1 a {
      font-size: 2.25em;
      color: #f30;
      letter-spacing: -4px;
      font-weight: normal;
    }

    And change the color: #f30; to whatever color you want with a colorpicker
    For the header bar look for:

    ul.topnav li a {
      color: #fff;
    }
    ul.topnav li.current_page_item a, ul.topnav li.current_page_ancestor a {
      color: #FFD700;
    }

    and change the colors.
    same for the tagline:

    div.container.header div.header div.description {
      color: #888;
      font-size: 0.95em;
      margin: 0.5em 0;
      margin-left: 20px;
    }

    And postheadings:

    h2.title a {
      color: #f30;
      text-decoration: none;
    }
  3. keesiemeijer
    moderator
    Posted 4 years ago #

    To remove the picture look for:

    div.container.header div.header.inner {
      background: url(../image/logo.png) left center no-repeat;
      padding: 20px 0 10px 60px;
      border: 1px solid #fff;
    }

    remove background: url(../image/logo.png) left center no-repeat;
    Or put an image of your liking in the theme's "image" folder and change the url part to url(../image/my_image.jpg)

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