Building Your Site

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59 articles in this collection
Written by Jason Lackey, JT Pals, Nate Sees and 5 others
Building in Showit

Add a Photo

Learn how to replace your default design content with your own personal photos!
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Written by Jeff Willems
Updated over a week ago

Add a Shape

Learn how to add a shape element to be used in your design.
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Written by Jeff Willems
Updated over a week ago

Add a Blank Page

Learn how to create a new page in your Showit site.
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Written by Jeff Willems
Updated over a week ago

Stacking Order for Elements and Canvases

Need to move a design element to the front or back of your canvas? Learn how stacking order for design elements & canvasses works in Showit.
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Written by Kylen Downs
Updated over a week ago

Aligning Multiple Elements

How to resize or align multiple elements as a group.
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Written by Kylen Downs
Updated over a week ago

Adding a Page From Another Design

How to add or re-add a new page from a template
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Written by Jason Lackey
Updated over a week ago

How to Show or Hide Design Elements Between the Mobile & Desktop Design.

Learn how to use toggle switches inside Showit to hide or show design elements on your desktop and mobile site.
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Written by Jeff Willems
Updated over a week ago

Publish a New Design

Learn how to publish a new design to your live site, replacing your current Showit design.
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Written by Jeff Willems
Updated over a week ago

Using Zoom Function inside Showit

How to zoom in and out on mobile and desktop and reset the zoom level.
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Written by Kylen Downs
Updated over a week ago

Special Paste

A great keyboard shortcut to copy settings between objects/layouts.
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Written by JT Pals
Updated over a week ago
Images & Video

Managing Your Media

How to organize or delete files in your media library.
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Written by Jason Lackey
Updated over a week ago

Add Images to a Gallery

Learn how to add images to your gallery and remove the default design images to display your portfolio
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Written by Jeff Willems
Updated over a week ago

Tiled Gallery

How to add a tiled style gallery to your site.
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Written by Jeff Willems
Updated over a week ago

Gallery Controls

How to use icons to control your gallery images so your viewers can navigate through your gallery images.
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Written by Jeff Willems
Updated over a week ago

Hover Action on Images

Learn how to create a mouseover effect which lowers an images opacity to display a color or text overlay.
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Written by Jeff Willems
Updated over a week ago

Hero Image

Learn how to set up a hero (full screen) image on your Showit site!
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Written by Jeff Willems
Updated over a week ago

Create a Hero Gallery Using Canvas Views

Learn how to create a full screen hero image type gallery using canvas views.
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Written by Jeff Willems
Updated over a week ago

Image Size and Placement Settings

How to adjust image settings to help with sizing, scaling and backgrounds.
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Written by Kylen Downs
Updated over a week ago

Video

Learn the types of video files compatible with Showit and some of the different ways you can add them to your site.
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Written by Kylen Downs
Updated over a week ago

Add a Vimeo Video

Learn how to add a Vimeo Video to your site and the options available with the Video Widget.
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Written by Kylen Downs
Updated over a week ago

Add a YouTube Video

Learn how to add a YouTube Video to your site and the options available with the Video widget.
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Written by Kylen Downs
Updated over a week ago

Sliding Gallery

How to add a sliding gallery to your website
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Written by Adria Vigna
Updated over a week ago
Design

Add Your Logo

Learn how to add your logo to your Showit site.
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Written by Jeff Willems
Updated over a week ago

Google fonts

How to add Google fonts and filter for supported languages for your website
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Written by Ben Junk
Updated over a week ago

Add a Custom Font

How to add a custom font to your Showit site.
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Written by Nate Sees
Updated over a week ago

Parallax Scrolling

How to add the parallax scrolling effect to your site along with a few other cool tricks.
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Written by Jason Lackey
Updated over a week ago

Embedding Widgets

Embed third party widgets like social media widgets, custom contact forms (dubsado, honeybook, other), or email services such as mailchimp.
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Written by Jeff Willems
Updated over a week ago

Adding Icons

Learn how to add icons to your Showit site.
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Written by Jeff Willems
Updated over a week ago

Custom Icons

How to create a custom vector icon to be used on your site.
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Written by JT Pals
Updated over a week ago

Sticky Menu

How to create a sticky menu that will always show at either the top or bottom of a page.
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Written by Jason Lackey
Updated over a week ago

Landing Page

How to create an "Under Construction" landing page for your site.
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Written by Kylen Downs
Updated over a week ago

Create a Custom 404 Page

Learn how to customize the 404
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Written by JT Pals
Updated over a week ago

Edge Locking

How the Edge Locking for elements works in Showit.
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Written by Nate Sees
Updated over a week ago

Make a Drop Down Menu

How to create drop-down navigation using canvas views
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Written by Ben Junk
Updated today

Instagram not sizing correctly in preview

How to resize your Instagram SnapWidget
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Written by Adria Vigna
Updated over a week ago

How do I create a FAQ page?

Learn how to create a Frequently Asked Questions page for your site.
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Written by Adria Vigna
Updated over a week ago

Pop-up Newsletter Sign-up Box

How to create an embedded newsletter signup box (from a mail marketing service like mailchimp) that pops up automatically on your site
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Written by Jason Lackey
Updated over a week ago