Creating your own skin has never been as easy. Use the power of Gantry Framework allows you to create the unique appearance of the page with a few clicks without writing a single line of code. This quick guide to the built-in Amoveo Custom Skin Creator will show you how to do it.
In this section, the administrative panel pick up all the options for changing the appearance of the page. Extensive contextual help makes it easier to move among the many options and explains the meaning of the changes.
The Background Color setting provides the ability to easily change the color used as the background. Colors can be inputted via the Colorchooser popup selector or manually using a hex code in the input field.
Using Colorchoosers set colors of header background , text and links.
By using a convenient slider you can change the pattern applied to the header.
Additionally, you can change the header style using the overlay. You can choose a gradient or shine and varying degrees of saturation.
You can also choose logo.
You can also create your own logo in PNG format and save it in the directory images/logo. Refresh your control panel and your new logo appears as an option to choose from in slider.
The new logo should be the size of 200x 70 px. Although if you enable autoresize and Gantry Logo Widget can be of any size
Using the technique described above for the header you can also change the background color, patterns, color of the text and links for rotator (frontpage slideshow area), main contenta area and footer.
In the theme you can define up to three widgets styles. In each of them, you can specify the background color, borders, text and links colors. These styles you can choose for each widget separately using select box in widget panel.
In this section you can define the style of articles titles and how to display article author info.
In this section you can decide whether to use a traditional set of fonts, or use the Google Web Fonts and choose the right font for your needs.
This unique and very important feature of our theme. Each created skin you can use right away or save for later use or further modification. This will allow you to easily compare the selected solutions and wasted time working on the final drafting of the appearance of the page.