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How to Convert a Static HTML Site to Thesis Part 7 – Style the Submenus

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In this session we show how to style the submenus background color, text font size and text colors. We customize each menu item separately by creating 3 different menu tabs which have customized width and border. We create classes and apply the style to each of the menu tabs. Now we have this thing set

How to remove the Thesis Header Image and Navigation Menu from a specific page

In this session we show how can you remove Thesis Header Image, Page Title, Thesis footer and Thesis Sidebars from a specific page using the BYOB Thesis Landing Pages plugin. We also show how to remove Thesis Nav from a specific page using BYOB Thesis WP Menus plugin.

The Use of Image Sprites in the Thesis Navigation Menu

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In this session we address a member’s question about how to create a Thesis navigation menu that uses image sprites. We talk about how CSS image sprites are used, show what they look like on a website and how they can be used to create a nice navigation menu layout. Rick: Okay so the next

How to Add an External Link to the Thesis Navigation Menu

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This member asks how to add a link to another website to her menu. We use the Thesis 301 Redirect feature to create a page and a menu link that then links off to another site. So then you asked the question, “Can a page title just link?” I don’t know what that means. Well,

How to Modify the Width of the Submenu Items in the Thesis Navigation Menu

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This member asks how to increase the length of the drop down submenu items in the Thesis Nav Menu. I demonstrate using Nav Menu settings in Thesis Design Options to make this modification. You have a site with the drop down menu where the width is too small, how can I modify the width of

How to Prevent the Thesis Navigation Menu from Being Covered by the Multimedia Box

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This member asks how to prevent the dropdown elements of the Thesis Nav Menu from being covered up by the content in the Multimedia Box. In his situation a YouTube video covers up the drop down menu items. I demonstrate how to add the z-index property to the menu to insure that it stays on

How to Add a Category to the Thesis Nav Menu

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This member asks how to add a specific category to her menu. She is using the Thesis Nav Menu. I demonstrate how to add a category to the menu using Site Options. Oh, Cathy is here…oh so there you go, Cathy. So Cathy says that she’s created a category in her site called Dr. O’s

Using the Thesis Navigation Menu – Part 6 – Understanding the Home Link

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In this beginner series we are exploring all the aspects of the WordPress and Thesis interface. We begin with what the Thesis Site Options are and what they do for your site. In this video we continue to look at the Navigation Menu and in particular the Thesis nav menu options. Here we look at

Using the Thesis Navigation Menu – Part 7 – Understanding the Feed Link

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In this beginner series we are exploring all the aspects of the WordPress and Thesis interface. We begin with what the Thesis Site Options are and what they do for your site. In this video we continue to look at the Navigation Menu and in particular the Thesis nav menu options. Here we look at

Using the Thesis Navigation Menu – Part 2 – Adding Pages

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In this beginner series we are exploring all the aspects of the WordPress and Thesis interface. We begin with what the Thesis Site Options are and what they do for your site. In this video we continue to look at the Navigation Menu and in particular the Thesis nav menu options. One option is Pages

Using the Thesis Navigation Menu – Part 5 – Adding Links

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In this beginner series we are exploring all the aspects of the WordPress and Thesis interface. We begin with what the Thesis Site Options are and what they do for your site. In this video we continue to look at the Navigation Menu and in particular the Thesis nav menu options. Here we look at

Using the Thesis Navigation Menu – Part 3 – Adding Drop Down Pages

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In this beginner series we are exploring all the aspects of the WordPress and Thesis interface. We begin with what the Thesis Site Options are and what they do for your site. In this video we continue to look at the Navigation Menu and in particular the Thesis nav menu options. Here we show you

Using the Thesis Navigation Menu – Part 4 – Adding Categories

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In this beginner series we are exploring all the aspects of the WordPress and Thesis interface. We begin with what the Thesis Site Options are and what they do for your site. In this video we continue to look at the Navigation Menu and in particular the Thesis nav menu options. Here we look at

When to Use the WordPress Menu vs the Thesis Menu

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A member asked when it is appropriate to use the WordPress Menu system rather than the Thesis Nav Menu.  I actually use both on my site.  The Thesis Nav Menu is displayed to viewers who aren’t logged in and the WordPress Menu is displayed to members who are logged in. In this video we look