Creating custom container images

Containers can do more than just act as placeholders for module content. By expanding the container skin to include images we can create more elaborate containers limited only by our creativity.

Styling a DNN container using images is a two-part process. First we must create the images we need and save them as a set of graphic files. Then we must design the container to position the images around the container. In this recipe we will see how to create the custom images for styling a container. In the next recipe Styling a container with images we'll see how to position these images to create the final container.

Getting ready

Here is a diagram that shows what the final container will look like. We need to create ...

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