bg-colorsIn our previous guide you learned about customizing colors. In this article, you will learn how to customize background images of a BoldGrid site. BoldGrid provides an image selection option as well as multiple patterns from which you can choose.

We will be using the image below named “water-sport.jpg”. Download this file to your local computer by right-clicking or control-clicking the image.

 
  1.  Click BackgroundClick Background.
  2.  Change ImageClick Change Image.
  3. Select ImageUpload the water-sport.png image and click Select.
  4. SelectNext, crop the image by moving the window all the way up and click Crop Image.
  5. Scaled to FitChange the Background Image Size to Scaled to Fit.
  6.  Save & PublishClick Save & Publish.

You now know how to customize the background image for our BoldGrid site. From here, you may proceed to the next section in the BoldGrid tutorial series:  How to Customize Fonts

Now that you have selected your Inspiration theme and installed your page set, you are ready to start customizing the site. To do this, you will us the Customizer tool to change your site title and logo. In this article, we start with the first tab on the Customizer, the Site Title and Logo tab. Depending on your theme, the site title may be visible on every page.

For this tutorial, you will need to download the images below. You can download them by right-clicking or control-clicking on each image link with your mouse.

Example Logoicon

 

Selecting Site Title and Logo

Now we are going to choose our site title and replace it in the header of our site with our logo.

 

  1. Choose Customize and then Active Site from the toolbar.
  2.  Select Site Title & Logo.
  3. Under Site Title fill in VB JetSki Rentals.
  4. Under Site Logo, click Select Image.
  5. Upload FilesClick Upload Files.
  6. Drag the “logo.png” file you downloaded into the window or click Select Files to upload the Logo file.
  7.  Select the logo we uploaded and click Select.
  8. Select Skip Cropping since the image will not look right if we crop it.  
  9. Adjust Logo Size to 199.
  10. Under Site Icon, click Select Image.
  11. Upload the icon.png file you downloaded you your local computer from above. Then click Select.
  12. Click Save & Publish.

  You will now see that the site title has been replaced by our logo image as well as the icon added to your browser tab. 

 
 

 Well done! You know how to change your site title & logo in BoldGrid. Continue on to the next section of this tutorial series:  How to Customize Colors.