How to change footer attribution link on thesis 2.

Thesis 2 already has a footer that contains two lines. The first line of the footer named as attribution and the second line named as WordPress admin link.

You can remove this footer and you can customize your own footer for your sites. You can also change the footer font color, background, and design. After changed your color of the footer it is very hard to read you have to change along with the design. Let see how to change the footer links.

Steps to change footer attribution link on thesis 2.

Remove the footer attribution link

Step 1: Go to the Thesis 2 Skin Editor HTML Homepage.

 

Step 2:  Scroll down to the Footer section and click the black arrow which is on the right side of the footer section.

 

Step 3:  There will two boxes one is thesis attribution and another one is WP admin link. To remove the attribution you have shift click and drag these boxes out of the footer section and drag boxes here to remove them from the page box.  The label of the box will turn to bright yellow color which indicates that the boxes are ok to drop.

 

Step 4:  After finish, this Click on save template button and you can see the changes on your site. you will see that the footer is very small and the text links are gone.

Add our own text to the footer

Step 1:  To add our own text to the footer first you have to use the Thesis 2 “Add Boxes” function.

Step 2: On the right side of the Thesis skin editor you have “select box to add” drop down box. Click the drop-down and select “Text Box”.

Step 3:  After selecting the text box you have to name the textbox and click the blue “Add Box” button.

Step 4: Shift- click and drag the custom footer text box over top of the Footer box on the left side of the screen and drop it on the “Footer” label.

Step 5: Click on the options tab now you have an HTML Textbox. In that, you can add the text for your footer.

Step 6: Now refresh your home page in your browser.You will notice that the footer text but it is hard to read.

Step 7:  To fix the footer text first Go to the Thesis 2 Skin Editor CSS page and Click on the Footer CSS Package.

Step 8: Now Change the Text Color to white. Click the green “Save” button then click the green “Save CSS” button.

 

Step 9: Now you refresh your browser on your home page your footer will look good and readable.

Step 10: If you want to give spaces and make the footer text perfect.  Again open the Footer CSS Package. Scroll down until you see “Bottom Margin”.

Step 11: Give any desired value like 10 or 20. then this will move the 20px from the bottom of the browser. Click the green “Save” button then click the green “Save CSS” button.

Step 12: Now refresh your browser on your home page and you will now see some space between the footer and the bottom of the browser.

 

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