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Change header to image (6 posts)

  1. mjturny23
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Hi, I'm totally new to managing website and code but need help!

    How to I make my header an image? I have the image in my library. I'm using Twenty Twelve theme. Where do I go to type the code? What code do I type? Thanks.

  2. Pioneer Valley Web Design
    Posted 1 year ago #

    You do not need to know coding to add a header image using this theme. In the admin dashboard, go to Appearance>Header


  3. mjturny23
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Sorry, I don't think I was clear. I've added an image, but I want it at the top of the page (above the tagline and menu). I also want to remove the website name, but keep the tagline.

    This is my site: http://mydreamtank.co.uk/


  4. jgarcia439
    Posted 1 year ago #

    You need to edit the code in header.php file

  5. mjturny23
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Sorry, I'm a complete newbie. Where do I find the header.php file? What code do I need to add and where? Thanks so much.

  6. WPyogi
    Volunteer Moderator
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Before you do anything in php files, you need to create a child theme:


    That way your changes won't be lost when WP is updated. It's also important that you have an unchanged copy of the default theme for troubleshooting.

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