|The Customization Engine Interface allows you to change your color scheme, set your own fonts, or upload a background image on demand! |
The Intuitive editors provide an instant preview when you make a change. And you can always Reset to the default settings.
To start using the Customization Engine Interface: Click - Control Panel > Customize Design.
The Customize drop-down allows you to choose from several customizable categories. Options vary by design.
Simply choose the category you want to adjust from the Customize drop-down, apply your changes, and click Save & Close to update.
The Color Pallette allows you to change the color scheme of your website. Update the current Logo text, page Titles and Menu Text with one of the choices. Click Reset to return to the stock appearance.
You can customize your Fonts
r. This includes your Page Titles as well as the text used across your site in the Text and Image editors. There are a number of pre-chosen fonts to choose from with the option to apply additional properties.
The Fonts (Main)
category is used to adjust the properties for standard fonts: Defaults, Plain Small, Plain, and Plain Large Fonts (Titles)
refer to the
larger font styles: Banner, Heading 1, Heading 2, Page Title, and Section Titles
The Set Custom
button opens the Fonts Properties. You can customize your:
- Font Family: Arial, Courier, Georgia, Times, etc.
- Color & Size
- Line Height adjusts the line spacing when using a particular font style.
- Links in text and their appearance when you Rollover them with the cursor.
Changing the Defaults
will apply to all font styles within your site.
You can use the Site Background category to change your site's background color or image. You can choose from a library of stock images and colors, or apply your own.
To replace the default background, just click an option from the menu. To use your own image, click Edit Selected
and either choose a file from your computer or select URL from the Background Image drop-down menu and provide the URL to the image.
Based on the size of your image and the placement you want, you will need to determine the Position. Tiling
will cause the image to repeat Vertically, Horizontally, or both. Use the Background Image Scrolling
drop-down to choose "Fixed Position" and the content area will move over the background. Choose "Scroll with Content" and the background and content area will move together.
Some designs allow you to change or apply Site Background Ornaments
. These translucent images will appear over the Site Background
color or background image.
If you are still experimenting with different looks and are not ready to commit to a permanent change, you may choose to just Preview
the new appearance. After you click Save & Close
to apply any changes you made to your design, a Confirmation
pop-up will appear.
Click Apply Without Preview
to apply the changes directly to end user view.
Click Preview Changes
and the changes will only apply to your Admin View. You can Reject
the changes later from the