Lambda Solutions now offers a Lambda version of the Clean theme to hosted client which provides the ability to customize some of the colors used and the logo. Below is information on what can be customized and how it's done through the theme's configuration page.
Summary of the Sections
- Section 1: Overview of Configurable Areas
- Section 2: Setting the Lambda Clean theme as the Default
- Section 3: How to Configure the Theme
Section 1: Overview of Configurable Areas
The primary areas that are configurable from the Lambda Clean Theme settings are the logo, Link color, Block Heading Background color, Block Heading Text color, Block Body Background color.
This image displays the configurable areas.
A configured version to match Lambda branding
Section 2: Setting the Lambda Clean theme as the Default
The Lambda Clean theme should already be set as the default theme to use for any new hosting plan. If you need to set the theme as the default follow these directions.
Go to the theme selector from the Administration block > Site administration > Appearance > themes > Theme Selector
On the page that loads under the Device type click the Change theme button for the Default row.
Browse the available themes until you find the Lambda Clean theme > click the Use theme button beside the theme > on the page that loads click continue
Section 3: How to Configure the Theme
To configure the theme go to the theme settings area found from the Administration block > Site administration > Appearance > themes > Lambda Clean
Adding a Logo
Choose if the custom menu will appear below, to the right of, or above the logo
The custom menu can be set be going from Administration block > Site administration > Appearance > themes > Theme settings > see area for "Custom menu items"
To upload a logo in the "Logo" area either drag and drop a logo file into the file upload area or click on the File Picker button and follow the steps of locating and upload an logo from your computer.
This area allows for selecting from one of the commonly used web fonts in addition to setting the default size of the font used on the site.
This area allows for selection of the colors for the Link, Block Heading Background, Block Heading Text, and Block body Background by using a color picker or color hex option.
The custom CSS input box allows for a developer to add in a CSS rule. We recommend not to use this feature unless you are a trained web developer.
This allows for customization of the footer area (bottom part of the site) to be customized with text and/or images using the text editor feature
To ensure any changes are saved CLICK the Save Changes button at the bottom of the page