white space above my word press slider (5 posts)

  1. gwileswp
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I have inserted the slider into a static homepage and there is some annoying white space above it. Here is the code from the theme editor - here is the site http://www.toramusicfestival.co.nz help!!:

    #featured_shadow { background: url(images/main_sprite.png) no-repeat 0 -1321px; height: 9px; margin: 1px 0 40px; }
    			.slides img.featured-image { display:block; height: auto; }
    			.slides span.overlay { background:url(images/main_sprite.png) no-repeat 0 -252px; display:block; height:368px; left:0; position:absolute; top:0; width:960px; }
    			p.flex-caption { left:0; position:absolute; bottom:0; width:884px; display:block; background:url(images/flex-caption.png); font-size:13px; color:#ffffff; text-shadow:1px 1px 0 rgba(0,0,0,0.4); padding:23px 38px; }
    		#controllers-wrapper {  }
    			#controllers-wrapper div#controllers-wrapper-left { background: url(images/main_sprite.png) no-repeat -490px -658px; padding-left: 25px; position: absolute; bottom: -18px; left: 0; visibility: hidden; }
    			.et_slider_slide #controllers-wrapper div#controllers-wrapper-left { bottom: 0; }
    				#controllers-wrapper div#controllers-wrapper-right { background: url(images/slider-right-panel.png) no-repeat right top; padding-right: 25px; }
    					#controllers-wrapper ul#controllers { background: url(images/slider-panel.png) repeat-x; height: 22px; padding: 18px 46px 0 50px; }
    					#controllers li { float: left; margin-right: 4px; }
    						#controllers li a { background: url(images/main_sprite.png) no-repeat -491px -637px; display: block; width: 11px; height: 11px; text-indent: -9999px; }
    						#controllers li a.active { background-position: -491px -624px; }
    #featured .flex-direction-nav li a { width: 39px; height: 39px; margin-top: -19px; }
    #featured .flex-direction-nav li .prev { left: 0; background: url(images/main_sprite.png) no-repeat -490px -712px; }
    #featured .flex-direction-nav li .next { right: 0; background: url(images/main_sprite.png) no-repeat -490px -758px; }
  2. oritzio
    Posted 3 years ago #

    For this theme, I see that it should be a title in there,
    so that why you have the space, i guess you don't want the title
    so try in your style.css in line 189 on this class:


    to change it instead

    h1.main_title { margin-top:-10px; }


    h1.main_title { margin-top:-60px; }

  3. gwileswp
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Thanks you so much!!! That worked
    It did make me wonder whether I can also remove the breadcrumbs form all the pages a similar way. I am not sure how useful they are for nav?

  4. gwileswp
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I also am having trouble with the summary text in the slider. But was unsure how to use custom excerpts to make sure this summary text makes sense. any ideas?

  5. Andrew
    Forum moderator
    Posted 3 years ago #

    WordPress.org forums are meant to support the core application, plugins and themes that are distributed on WordPress.org.
    Consider contacting your theme's vendors.

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