Customizing Your Header, Footer, and Background
In This Chapter
Making a first impression with a blog header
Determining whether to use a tagline
Creating a blog header that gets visitors clicking
Building a footer than gets noticed
Adding a background to your blog design
Colors, fonts, and graphic elements all play into your blog design. Separately, they each communicate just a bit about your blog’s content. When you put them together, the magic really starts to work.
This chapter tackles three components of your blog design: your blog header, footer, and background design. When you look at these three parts as a whole, you see a mix of content, fonts, and graphic elements brought to life in a cohesive blog design.
A blog header, footer, and background all play an important role in your overall blog design, yet they do so in very different ways. In this chapter, I describe each element’s role in your overall blog design. You see how a blog header sets the tone for your blog, whether ...