If this is your first visit, please click the Sign Up now button to begin the process of creating your account so you can begin posting on our forums! The Sign Up process will only take up about a minute of two of your time.

Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Member beans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Melbourne, Australia
    Member #
    Hi guys, please excuse if this is not the appropriate place to ask.

    Basically I'm stuck and I don't know enough about CSS to get unstuck :ermm:

    I'm trying to customise WordPress for the news section of a website I'm working on. To do this, I just made a copy of the generic 'Kubrick' theme, and changed around the stylesheet and images to make it look how I want.

    My problem is that I've changed some things and now the sidebar won't appear at the side, it's pushed right down the bottom after the posts! I think this happened after I shifted stuff over to make way for the navigation on the left.

    Check out the site here:
    (excuse the scrappiness, it's a work in progress )

    The CSS here:
    And if it matters, the original Kubrick CSS:

    So what do I need to change to get it back up there at the side? I feel like a simpleton...
    - gah!


  3. #2
    Member beans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Melbourne, Australia
    Member #
    Should have added to that - I'm viewing it using Safari 1.3.2

    Just looked at it in Firefox, and the sidebar is roughly where it needs to be...
    - gah!

  4. #3
    WDF Staff mlseim's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2004
    Cottage Grove, Minnesota
    Member #
    720 times
    All of your menu stuff is defined in <div id="Table_01">

    I think you need to float it left:

    #Table_01 {
    background: url('images/menubg.jpg') no-repeat;

    The right column might be dropping because of another
    missing float:left, or it physically can't fit in your narrow
    defined page width. You would have to make the content
    part really narrow to make it fit. I know you're trying to
    eliminate the horizontal scroll on an 800 pixel browser, but
    most people don't have those anymore.

    I realize you're trying to create a "band/music" site with
    non-standard colors and such. You'll have to pay special
    attention to font type, size, and colors to make things
    readable. This also poses a special problem when printing.

    Being creative takes a bit more effort in design than using
    a boring Web2.0 Joomla-type template. For a beginner though,
    keeping it simple might be a bit less frustrating.

Remove Ads

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:12 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 4.2.3
Copyright © 2020 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.
vBulletin Skin By: