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[resolved] Header help - moving title in header picture (4 posts)

  1. wiis4less
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Hey, I have a new blog I am setting up, but I need to move the title a few inches up and over. if you can help, you may need code, I am on gmail.... wiis4less at gmail.com ...we can chat in there? my blog is http://www.toyotausablog.com
    it is a custom template, which was free, maybe have a look at the code and see if it can be moved, or jsut get a new one, I put the picture up myself
    thanks

  2. JarretCade
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Go into your style.css file and change the padding-top and padding-left values in the following code block...

    .header-title {
    font-family: "Times New Roman", Times, serif;
    font-size:21px;
    font-weight:bold;
    padding-top: 100px; Set to padding-top: 20px;
    text-align:left;
    padding-left:115px; Set to padding-left: 50px;
    }

    Or similar values :)

  3. Jeremy
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    It should be real easy, and you might be able to do it yourself.

    1. In your WordPress dashboard, go to Appearance > Editor.
    2. On the right-hand list, find style.css
    3. Look for a section that starts with .header-title
    4. It has an attribute called "padding-left" which is set at 115px. This is what's shifting it to the left. You can change it's position by changing the padding, using padding-top, padding-right, padding-bottom, and padding-left. (<i>Full disclosure: I personally prefer margin over padding, but might as well stick with what your designer used)

    If that wasn't all that useful, my email is on my website at JeremyHenson.com.

  4. wiis4less
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Thanks a lot guys.. learning as I go here... great work

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