In this article, we will show you how you can add your first footer to your SharePoint Site


STEP 1: COPY FOOTER TEMPLATE

We have prepared few footer examples for you. You can find all templates from here:

http://demos.shortpoint.com/Pages/Footer-Templates.aspx


Enable the copy bar and then copy any of the footer templates




STEP 2: PASTE THE FOOTER INTO SHORTPOINT GENERATOR


The next step is to create your first footer on your site.


If you are using SharePoint 2013 or 2016 on premise. Then go to Site Settings - ShortPoint Dashboard


If you are using SharePoint Online and Office 365. Then go to Site Content and then Click on ShortPoint App




You will be now in ShortPoint Dashboard

Click on ShortPoint Generator


STEP 3: PASTE THE FOOTER INTO SHORTPOINT GENERATOR

Give the name of your footer element, and be sure to select the type: "Footer" as type.

After this, you can paste your footer into the content area below. Or you can build your own footer right here. Do not forget to save your changes.


 


STEP 4: OPEN SHORTPOINT THEME BUILDER


Now you need to customize your site. Select the "Site Customization" and then click on the "Customize my site" button.



STEP 5: SELECT THE FOOTER IN THE THEME BUILDER


Now you need to customize your site. In the Theme Builder navigation, select footer, and go to the General Layout. 

You can select here your footer that was done by you in ShortPoint Generator.


From ShortPoint Generator, Click Site Customizations - Customize my site

Theme Builder Will open

Navigate to: Footer - General Settings




  

STEP 6: CHANGE THE DEFAULT BACKGROUND


Now let's try to add some shadow to your footer and add divider before the footer. 

Also, you can change background colors and other things like paddings and margins.




STEP 5: PUBLISH YOUR SITE

When you finish, click Publish button. That's it! Your awesome footer now is on every page of your site.