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Our website is in the middle of a major overhaul.

We are using a custom search bar through our industry research tool (on the homepage right now at the very top) and I currently have it in the header theme file. Is there a way to adjust it so that it is in the social media links section on the right? I'm wanting it where the current magnifying glass icon is.

This is what the code looks like right now:

<?php
/**
 * The header for our theme.
 *
 * Displays all of the <head> section and everything up till <div id="content">
 *
 * @package Vogue
 */
global $woocommerce;
?><!DOCTYPE html>
<html <?php language_attributes(); ?>>
<head>
<meta charset="<?php bloginfo( 'charset' ); ?>">
<meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1">
<link rel="profile" href="http://gmpg.org/xfn/11">
<link rel="pingback" href="<?php bloginfo( 'pingback_url' ); ?>">

<?php wp_head(); ?>
<div id="wrapper">
  <div id="content">

</head>

<body <?php body_class(); ?>>

<div id="page" class="hfeed site <?php echo sanitize_html_class( get_theme_mod( 'vogue-slider-type' ) ); ?>">

    <?php get_template_part( '/templates/header/header-layout-one' ); ?>

    <?php if ( is_front_page() ) : ?>

        <?php get_template_part( '/templates/slider/homepage-slider' ); ?>

    <?php endif; ?>

    <div class="site-container <?php echo ( ! is_active_sidebar( 'sidebar-1' ) ) ? sanitize_html_class( 'content-no-sidebar' ) : sanitize_html_class( 'content-has-sidebar' ); ?>">
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I would recommend creating a child theme instead of editing Vogue files directly. If you edit the files directly, and someday you update the Vogue theme, it will overwrite all of your edits. https://www.smashingmagazine.com/2016/01/create-customize-wordpress-child-theme/

It looks like a file called "header-layout-one.php" is where you'll find the social media icons. To get the search box to float right, insert it in the div with class "site-topbar-right".

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  • Weird... I'm not seeing that file in the actual wordpress editor. Would that be something I would have to use SSH to see? – Jennifer Sturgis Sep 16 '16 at 16:05
  • I would recommend disabling the wp-admin editor and using SFTP instead. That will help you find file names faster and prevent other problems. Often the editor lists files by a name rather than a filename - so for example it may be called "Header One" or something similar. Since it's not a free theme it's not something a person without access to the files could find for you. – WebElaine Sep 19 '16 at 15:38

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