Brightspot CMS User Guide

Customizing a theme


Themes can be customized to meet your needs.

To customize a theme:

  1. Click menu > Admin > Themes.
  2. Under Themes, click the theme to which you want to apply overrides.
  3. Under Overrides, localize the theme. See How to localize a theme.
  4. Click Open Editor. A form appears.
  5. Using the table below as a reference, customize the theme.
  6. Click Save.
Field Description
Header Navigation Alignment The alignment of the header navigation.
Default Article Lead Style

The style of the default article lead.

  • Standard
  • Large
  • Overlay—Overlays the headline over the lead.
  • Nested—Nests the headline underneath the lead.
Enable Slim Footer Enables a slim footer, which contains no links.
Font 1 Font color 1. Use exact font from Google Fonts. See a list of Google fonts
Font 2 Font color 2. Use exact font from Google Fonts.
Body Font The font of the body.
List Title Font The font of list titles.
Promo Title Font The font of promo titles.
Promo Description Font The font of promo descriptions.
RTE Body Font The font of the rich-text editor body.
Pull Quote Font The font of pull quotes.
Headline Font The font of headlines.
Primary Color The primary color of the site.
Secondary Color The secondary color of the site.
Primary Text Color The primary text color of the site.
Primary Text Color Inverse The inverse of the primary text color of the site.
Secondary Text Color The secondary text color of the site.
Secondary Text Color Inverse The inverse of the secondary text color of the site.
Tertiary Text Color The tertiary text color of the site.
Tertiary Text Color Inverse The inverse of the tertiary text color of the site.
Site Background Color The background color of the site.
Border Color The color of the site border.
Header Background Color The background color of the header.
Header Secondary Background Color The secondary background color of the header.
Header Border Colors The color of the header borders.
Header Text Color The color of the header text.
Hat Background Color The background color of the hat.
Hat Text Color The color of the hat text.
Footer Background Color The background color of the footer.
Footer Border Color The color of the footer border.
Footer Text Color The color of the footer text.
Banner Background The background color of the banner.
Banner Text Color The color of the banner text.
Link Color The color of site links.
Link Hover Color The color of site links while a cursor hovers over them.
Button Background The background color of site buttons.
Button Hover Background The color of site buttons while a cursor hovers over them.
Button Hover Text Color The color of the text of buttons while a cursor overs them.
Button Border Color The color of button borders.
Button Text Color The color of button text.
List Title Color The color of list titles.
List Border Color The color of list borders.
Category Text Color The color of category text.

See also:

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