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Questions tagged [custom-header]

Custom Header is a WordPress theme feature introduced with Version 2.1. Custom header is an image that is chosen as the representative image in the theme top header section. To use this feature, it must be activated in the theme with `add_theme_support`.

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How can i get the name parameter defined in get_header?

For example, on my blog pages i use get_header('blog');, but i don't want to create a new header template called header-blog.php, because i just want to make a small adjustments. Is it possible to ...
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When cropping a header image, retain meta data (i.e. name, description, etc.) from original image?

I'm currently using WordPress's built in Custom Headers to get images for a slideshow on the homepage of my website. For the most part, this has worked as intended; it allows me to upload a set of ...
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How to get the custom header image's alt text?

I'm using a custom header in my theme. My aim is to add an alt attribute to my custom header img element. My img element so far looks like this: <img src="<?php header_image(); ?>" height="&...
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Adding custom fields to the header.php

I want to add advanced custom fields/custom fields to my header.php as it contains text and phone numbers that we may change - I have tried referencing them but it didn't work. I have also Googled and ...
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Additional Option on Custom Header admin

I would like to extend the Custom Header class to include an animation feature for the header graphics. Essentially, I'd like to add another possible value for the radio button for randomization. The ...
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How to use a svg as custom header?

I want to use a svg as a custom header in WordPress. I tried two ways: First I want the user to be able to upload their own svg as a custom header. So I enabled svg uploads in the functions.php: ...
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How to change default header image dimensions in twentyfourteen child theme?

I'm creating a child theme based on twentyfourteen and wish to change the custom header image dimensions. The custom header page states: Images should be at least 1260 pixels wide. Suggested width ...
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How to change the height of featured image in Twenty Eleven child theme

I am trying to change the height of my featured image to 350px in my child theme for Twenty Eleven. Can anyone help?? Note: I am using Twenty Eleven and there is no functions.php file in my child ...
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Custom header images won't appear when set to random

I'm using a custom theme, developed from Boilerplate (some time ago). I noticed that the header images work fine when set statically, but fail to appear when set to random. I tried switching themes, ...
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Custom text-only header

I am developing a WordPress theme and would like to make use of a custom header on a the homepage (I'm using a custom page template). I would like this header to not include an image, but rather an &...
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Loss of sharpness in jpg imported as header in twentyeleven

When importing a jpg into the header position (jpg created in indesign at 1000 px wide) for the twentyeleven theme, the photos are not sharp. what is causing this and how do I fix it?
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Mysterious HTTP 404 header in my own scripts

I have a WordPress 3.5.1 + nginx configuration. Its nginx configuration is this: server { root /mysite/public_html; server_name wp.mysite; location / { try_files $uri $uri/ /index....
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What is the advantage of using header-catname.php over is_category('catname');?

Let's say I have a category named as catname (the slug would be catname). I want the header styled differently when visitors open the category catname. The article on Ghacks explains how to create a ...
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How to edit <head> codes of an individual page/post?

I want to run a JavaScript and I want to paste in inside the <head></head> tag I do not want to add it to the text-view area. How can I add this code snippet to an individual post (I ...
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How to Handle CSS for Multiple Header header.php Files?

So, I'm building a new theme based on Underscores. So far, I've managed to get ACF Pro to call different header files from a dropdwon selction in the Options page but, now I am faced with the task of ...
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How to add text to header below title but above nav

I need the text seen in light gray at the top of the header to be below the site title/tagline but above the tabbed navigation: devtest.lcnlit.org I would prefer learning to do it the proper way (...
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Change location of header.php and footer.php

I wish to organize the my themes directory a little more. Is it possible to move header.php and footer.php to a sub directory? I guess it's done by hooking on to some action, but is it possible with ...
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add_theme_support('custom-header') does not add the option to customize

I am using this to get custom header support to my new theme: function my_add_header_support() { $ch_defaults = array( 'default-text-color' => '', ...
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Remove an uploaded header image

I'm developing a theme which supports a header image, when you've uploaded a few header images you can select to show them randomly as header image. When you want to remove one header image you can do ...
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Header Slideshow [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using short codes I want to add a slideshow in the header section of twenty eleven theme instead of header image. I have tried different plugin , but the only work into the ...
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Want to make header and footer CMS driven sothat Editors can modify its content from wordpress admin section

First time I am working on WordPress CMS but have fair experience in other CMS products such as Umbraco, Tridion , sitecore etc. I am using ACF (advance custom field) to create the content forms in ...
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Changing custom logo link

I am trying to change my custom logo url on wordpress to go to a different website. I have tried many different ways to do this with php and child themes but every time I try something it just breaks ...
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Hide header texts (Title & Tagline) in custom-header.php

I am currently trying to enhance my theme development skills and still have a lot to learn in php. I'm investigating the code of Underscores and Twenty Seventeen themes. I simply do not understand ...
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From where the header-text can be changed in WordPress custom header?

I am developing a small theme as I am beginner. I am setting up custom-header using add_theme_support() function. From there I can change the header image in the front end. Ok, so far is good. Now In ...
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Why I am getting Parse error: syntax error when I use 'wp_is_mobile'?

I am getting following error message : Parse error: syntax error, unexpected '{' in /home/otcpaneluser/public_html/mytheme/header.php on line 1 My header.php have very simple lines of code. Those ...
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Create mobile navigation header with settings integration

I'm a seasoned programmer but a completely inexperienced WordPress developer. I'm trying to figure out how to create a header that only shows for mobile devices, and how to modify properties of that ...
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Different Header Files Wordpress

How do I call a different header files in WordPress. For example, I made ​​a wordpress theme with a variety of different display header. There header1.php, header2.php, header3.php, header4.php, ...
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Using website header, menu and footer on Wordpress blog

I want to use the header, top menu and footer from my website on my Wordpress blog. The website itself is not a Wordpress site but the blog is and resides in a 'blog' folder on my server. So I guess ...
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How to output php between header and woocommerce container

I am customizing my product detail page. I put the code before the single product summary in content-single-product.php As you can see here: Link to product page But i want it like this: Can some ...
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Modify wp-admin page header 'viewport' meta data

The 'wp-admin/admin-header.php' file outputs 'viewport' meta data. It seems the value of the viewport is hard coded into the file. (See: https://github.com/WordPress/WordPress/blob/master/wp-admin/...
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Is there a way of registering a default logo image for custom-logo?

Similair to custom-header with register_default_headers() in version 4.5 and above.
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Want to create Custom Header based on Geo Location

I am having 2 header UK & US Header. I want to redirect the US header & footer based on US location. I am using Geo Redirection Plugin, but by using this plugin i can modifiy the URL ...
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My menu bar dissapeared with autooptimize [closed]

After setting up auto optimize my menu bar is gone. You can still click the buttons where they would be but it is invisible. Please help. This is a production website I can't have it like this for ...
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Which header is served

I am using theme (Knowledgedesk) that includes a header.php in its child theme's directory. However the changes I make by editing header.php are not visibles. It cannot be the cache, I already checked ...
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Different banner for different section

I have different section like about us, portfolio, gallery. Client want to upload different banner for different section that I have given on every page custom field. But problem is I want same ...
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How to change header image size in custom themes

I'm using WP 3.5 for a CMS for one of our clients. I need to have a bigger header image than 940 × 250 pixels, so I changed width and height parameters, but when I try to upload a new image, it still ...
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Skeleton Child Theme Add Icon Bar to Header Flex Grid

Skeleton Child Theme Version 1.6 WordPress Version 3.4.2 Child Theme installed on main Multisite: public_html, wp-content, themes. My CSS, PHP Coding skills = NOVICE What I've done: Using the ...
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Header and nav menu problem on Thesis site [closed]

Unfortunately I managed to make the header image disappear and the horizontal nav menu distort on this Thesis themed Wordpress site I'm helping a friend with www.euanmitchell.com.au I've pasted the ...
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Additional custom header image

Has anyone seen a way to add a new header_image to a theme? I need to add two configurable images in a theme. It doesn't really matter if it gets added as a new "Header" admin theme menu or if it's ...
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Best practice to update the file header.php

I would like to know, what is the best practice for updating the header.php file: From within WordPress editor: Appearance > Editor or Directly in the header.php file itself (in the www_root)?
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Add additional upload field to Custom Header page

I use the custom header feature for my theme and I’d like to add an additional upload field to the Custom Header page in the backend (page=custom-header) for a custom logo upload. I found this but ...
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Insert HTML in post, below nav bar but above content?

I'm trying to insert a dropdown (via HTML string) in to every post I have. I'd like to add it before the post information, but below the website nav. bar and header. In the screenshot, you'll notice ...
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How to Edit the style of header title of Twenty Eleven Theme?

I would like to change the style of Twenty Eleven theme's site title and site description. I tried with style.css file but nothing happens when I refresh the website in a browser. Then I found the ...
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WordPress add script with custom type (x-jquery-tmpl)

I would like to a add the following script into WordPress: <script type="text/x-jquery-tmpl"> ... </script> but using: wp_add_inline_script( 'my-script', '...' ); will give me: &...
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Get a sidebar at the top of the page

I want to get a sidebar ( get_sidebar( 'mySidebar' ) ) at the top of the page, so I can't call it after get_header() in the content template. How could I do it?
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Display different header images based on current page

I want to display, based on the current page another header image. Short example: Home -> Image A PageId 1,2,3,4 -> Image B (2,3,4 are childs of page 1) PageId 5, 6 -> Image C ... I tried to edit ...
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Include different scripts and styles for two separate custom headers?

I would like to have 2 different header files that I can use depending on which section of the website I am on. For example, display custom header#1 if not logged in, and display custom header#2 if ...
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Adding other links on header than LinkedIn, Facebook, Youtube etc

As you can see on the header of my website I have several link buttons to Youtube, Facebook etc... I changed the code a bit to add Soundcloud URL, and that worked. I get the Soundcloud logo on top ...
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get_header() in backend - but keep JavaScript and CSS files

I replaced the header and footer in the backend with those from the frontend by the following code: /* add header to backend */ function header_backend() { get_header(); } add_filter('...
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How to remove WP Title Tag?

I have addded a custom title tag for a custom post type in header.php like follows if(is_singular( 'news' )){ global $wp_query; $postid = $wp_query->post->ID; echo '<title>'. ...