Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video Configuring the theme header and background, part of Start with a Theme: Photography Portfolios in WordPress.
Some WordPress themes come with the option of changing the header and background…to a different color or a different image.…This is core WordPress functionality, theme developers can choose to use or not use.…In minimatica both functions are active,…but using them requires some forethought on your part.…To customize the header and background on your site, you go to the Dashboard and…under Appearance you'll find Header and Background.…Let's take a look at the Header first.…I'll click on it and this opens the Header Admin page.…
On this page, you can see a Preview of what the Header is going to look like,…you can Upload an image, you can choose whether or not to Display the text,…And if you want to display the text, you can set a color.…What a lot of people want to do is swap out the header for an image usually a logo.…So let's see what happens if I upload an image and use that as the header image.…I will click on Browse and I'll upload a header image.…Because this header image has the wrong size to what the theme expects, I'm…
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