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[resolved] Widget area too tall (6 posts)

  1. physoc
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Hello. Could somebody please explain why there is so much blank space above the centre bottom widget: my website . Thanks.

  2. WPyogi
    Volunteer Moderator
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Try using Firebug to look at the CSS which generally controls layout and appearance.

  3. physoc
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Hello. Yes, I do know this. I have been searching for a while but I cannot understand where it is getting the instruction to have that height from.

    Thanks

  4. WPyogi
    Volunteer Moderator
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Yeah, it seems weird to me too. The div ID is facebook feed, but I assume that's not what is really there (no code for that)?

    Looks like you have code above the DOCTYPE which can cause major problems in some browsers, and some other errors:

    http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.physoc.org.uk%2F&charset=%28detect+automatically%29&doctype=Inline&group=0

    Doesn't seem like those would cause the layout strangeness but you should fix those anyway. Try validating the CSS code too, just in case.

  5. physoc
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Thanks, I fixed those errors. Changing the facebook feed style doesn't do anything to the height unfortunately.

  6. physoc
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Hmmm...I appear to have fixed it by putting overflow:hidden in the facebook feed div style. Cheers

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