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    two questions.

    1. I would like to move the social links to the footer of the theme.

    I have tried to follow this guide: (Purchase code hidden if logged out) #post-49405

    But its not really working: (see my footer)

    Any help on how to do this?

    2. I would like to be able to set the size of the portfolio boxes on the home page. At the moment I only have need for two items but will be adding more down the line.




    Hi Toby,

    1) The post you linked to is for Abundance which while similar in a lot of ways, does not have the same social icon set up. So what you’ll need to do is copy everything that is in the ul class “social_bookmarks” and put it into the footer.php where you’d like it.

    It looks like you’ve taken this step so far but perhaps not included the php open and closing tags. So in your footer.php where you want to include the social icons add:

    echo '<ul class="social_bookmarks">';
    if($dribbble = avia_get_option('dribbble')) { $social ++; echo "<li class='dribbble'><a href='".$dribbble."'>".__('Follow us on dribbble', 'avia_framework')."</a></li>"; }
    if($twitter = avia_get_option('twitter')) { $social ++; echo "<li class='twitter'><a href='".$twitter."'>".__('Follow us on Twitter', 'avia_framework')."</a></li>"; }
    if($facebook = avia_get_option('facebook')) { $social ++; echo "<li class='facebook'><a href='".$facebook."'>".__('Join our Facebook Group', 'avia_framework')."</a></li>"; }
    if($gplus = avia_get_option('gplus')) { $social ++; echo "<li class='gplus'><a href='".$gplus."'>".__('Join me on Google Plus', 'avia_framework')."</a></li>"; }
    if($linkedin = avia_get_option('linkedin')) { $social ++; echo "<li class='linkedin'><a href='".$linkedin."'>".__('Add me on Linkedin', 'avia_framework')."</a></li>"; }

    //contact icon
    $contact_page_id = avia_get_option('email_page');
    if (function_exists('icl_object_id')) $contact_page_id = icl_object_id($contact_page_id, 'page', true); //wpml prepared
    if($contact_page_id) { $social ++; echo "<li class='mail'><a href='".get_permalink($contact_page_id)."'>".__('Send us Mail', 'avia_framework')."</a></li>"; }

    echo ' <li class="rss"><a href="'.avia_get_option('feedburner',get_bloginfo('rss2_url')).'">RSS</a></li>';
    echo '</ul>';

    From there, you’ll need some additional css fixes depending on where you’ve added it but they should be fairly simple.

    2) I’m not really sure what you mean by setting the size. When you set the number of items to be displayed it automatically sets the size needed. Manual control really isn’t possible when adding a portfolio section.




    Thanks for your reply.

    1. All sorted.

    2. Yea I would like the size of the two portfolio boxes to be a lot smaller

    I get that the design of the theme is making the two column portfolio layout fill the max-width but is there a way to…

    – manually set the image size

    – set the column width size

    – set the table width size

    – add padding or margin within the table in order for the images to appear smaller withing the boxes.

    – any other ideas?

    those were my ideas on doing that, any help would be much appreciated!




    Hi Toby,

    You could attempt to modify the images directly with something like:

    @media only screen and (min-width: 768px){

    #top.home {
    width: 240px;
    padding: 40px;
    #top.home {
    width: 240px;
    padding: 40px;


    Which will target those two items directly and only effect full screen sizes (so mobile will keep the proper re-sizing and doesn’t get messed up from the padding).

    Then you could try adjust the portfolio-sort-container to get things centered but again you’ll need to make sure it doesn’t cause issues cross browser and with the responsive layout.



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