Page Sections in GeneratePress

In GeneratePress you can build pages and posts from individually styled rows or page sections.

Image Backgrounds

This section uses a background image and a button. This is a very popular look at the moment.

Button

This Section Uses Lightweight Grid Columns

Backgrounds

You can set the background color or background image for each row.

Font Awesome

You can place Font Awesome icons above or to the side of headlines.

Callout Boxes

You can make colored rows or contained boxes like callout boxes.

This is a very important point

So don’t miss it…

Button

This is a row of posts drawn in using the WP Show Posts plugin

Getting ready to design your website

Simple Callout Boxes

You can make simple callout boxes using Font Awesome icons and the Lightweight Grid Columns plugin. If you want more control I recommend the Beaver Builder plugin, it integrates easily with…

Colors and typography

Color and Typography for DIY Web Designers

The tools you need Colorzilla What Font Colorzilla and What Font are two extensions for the Chrome browser. Colorzilla is a simple color picker tool. When you find a web…

The tools I use on this website

The tools I use on this website

This website is designed to help people on a tight budget build good looking websites fast. To do this I’ll be using… One free theme One free plugin (Optional extra.)…

These icons are centered above centered headlines and paragraphs

This is more tricky to do. You have to put each icon inside a paragraph tag and center that paragraph

This is a headline

This is a couple of sentences of text that elaborate on the headline.  You don’t need much text here, just enough.

This is a headline

This is a couple of sentences of text that elaborate on the headline.  You don’t need much text here, just enough.

This is a headline

This is a couple of sentences of text that elaborate on the headline.  You don’t need much text here, just enough.

Icons above the headline

Font Awesome icons

You can place the Font Awesome icons above the text if you wish. It’s up to you.

Centering icons

Placing the icons in the center is tricky, place them in centered paragraph tags.

Spoiled for Choice

You’re spoiled for choice with hundreds of icons to choose from at Font Awesome.

You can even use plain text

Yes, you can use good old fashioned plain text, without any grids, icons, images or background colors. It’s a style that’s worked just fine for hundreds of years and should work perfectly well for years to come.