Style

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Customize style or layout using HTML/CSS
All plans have full access to the HTML and CSS of your knowledge base theme. This allows you to make your theme look pretty much however you want! Almost any element of your knowledge base can be customised. If you're HTML and CSS savvy you can...
How do I change the background image on my home page?
The default knowledge base theme has a grey tweed background but it's easy enough to change!  Go to Settings > Style and paste the below code in the Custom CSS field.  .ko-homepage-top { background-image: url(/css/images...
Theme Builder
Our super fancy theme builder has lots of tools and options to customize the look and feel of your knowledge base. Easily customize your colors, fonts, logo, theme, and layout without needing to know HTML or CSS. Our theme builder previews chan...
Customize Contact Form Link
Using the contact form? You can customize the Contact Us link in the navigation header with some quick tweaks to your styles. Go to Settings > Style > Custom HTML > Top Navigation to find the existing Contact Us link...
Changing Knowledge Base Favicons
What is a favicon? A favicon is the tiny image that appears to the left of website names in browser tabs. Here is an example: If you are interested in learning more about them, take a look at this wikipedia article: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki...
Breadcrumbs
Overview A breadcrumb is a navigation aid that allows website users to keep track of their locations within programs or documents: In the above example, the breadcrumbs allow us to see how we got to the Home Page Overview article. W...
Custom Colors
Our theme designer allows you to customize your knowledge base colors. Click on a color to change it using the color wheel or enter a hexadecimal color code of your choice. Don't know the color hex codes off the top of your head? Pull your ...
Custom Fonts
Our knowledge base theme builder allows you to choose from a variety of fonts, sizes, and weights. We even have pre-built font pairs picked by a designer. You can also specify any web font using the name or URL.  Have your own cust...
Themes
You can choose from our three basic themes when using our theme building. Each theme has a different layout and style associated with it. Classic has the standard navigation bar across the top with a table of contents that scrolls inde...
Styles in Internet Explorer 8
If you or your readers will be accessing your knowledge base using Internet Explorer 8, you may notice that the "Search Articles" text is missing from your search boxes as well as blue and green article icons appearing next to your categor...
Access to the Header via Custom Head
Custom <head> is a powerful tool to help you customize your knowledge base. Here's a few examples: Use your own custom favicon These little guys are favicons: And while you may really like our pretty purple logo (we c...