Creating a Builder Layout

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*'''Name''' - The name helps identify this Layout's widget areas. Choose a short, descriptive name.
 
*'''Name''' - The name helps identify this Layout's widget areas. Choose a short, descriptive name.
 
*'''Width''' - The width determines how wide the Layout is (in pixels). You can either select from the built-in presets or use a custom width. Typically, a wider width is for more complex layouts that have multiple sidebars while a more narrow width is for more minimalistic layouts, such as those that don't include sidebars
 
*'''Width''' - The width determines how wide the Layout is (in pixels). You can either select from the built-in presets or use a custom width. Typically, a wider width is for more complex layouts that have multiple sidebars while a more narrow width is for more minimalistic layouts, such as those that don't include sidebars
'''Extension''' - [[Builder_Extensions:_Introduction|Extension ]] can provide additional code that changes the content, provides additional features or modifies the styling of the Layout.  
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*'''Extension''' - [[Builder_Extensions:_Introduction|Extension ]] can provide additional code that changes the content, provides additional features or modifies the styling of the Layout.  
'''Hide Widget Areas''' - Use this option to the widget areas in this Layout from the '''Appearance > Widgets''' page.
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*'''Hide Widget Areas''' - Use this option to the widget areas in this Layout from the '''Appearance > Widgets''' page.
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*'''Styles''' - Once [[Builder_Style_Manager:_Creating_Styles|Styles]] have been created with Builder’s [[Builder_Style_Manager:_Introduction| Style Manager]], these Styles will populate this dropdown list.
  
 
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==Design==

Revision as of 16:09, July 19, 2013

To create a Layout, expand the Builder menu in the WordPress dashboard and click Layouts and Views. From here, click the Create Layout button.


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Contents

The Add New Layout Page

Here, you'll see the Add New Layout Page.


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Settings

The first section of the page is for Layout Settings.

  • Name - The name helps identify this Layout's widget areas. Choose a short, descriptive name.
  • Width - The width determines how wide the Layout is (in pixels). You can either select from the built-in presets or use a custom width. Typically, a wider width is for more complex layouts that have multiple sidebars while a more narrow width is for more minimalistic layouts, such as those that don't include sidebars
  • Extension - Extension can provide additional code that changes the content, provides additional features or modifies the styling of the Layout.
  • Hide Widget Areas - Use this option to the widget areas in this Layout from the Appearance > Widgets page.
  • Styles - Once Styles have been created with Builder’s Style Manager, these Styles will populate this dropdown list.

Design

In start building a layout, click Add Module.

This will open the

Video: Creating Builder Layouts

Creating Builder Layouts


See also


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