This article will demonstrate how to insert and customize the Simple List Design Element in Live Mode.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
- Step-by-step Tutorial
- Simple List Features
- You have the latest ShortPoint public version installed for your environment
- You are a ShortPoint designer with an active license
Follow the steps below to learn how to customize the Simple List Design Element:
Step 1: Insert the Simple List Design Element
Select Get Started to start the interactive tutorial:
NOTE: Check out ShortPoint Basics: How to Insert a ShortPoint Design Element in Live Mode for more details.
Step 2: Add Content to the Simple List
Go to the Items tab (1), and click the cogwheel icon (2).
Add a Title (1) and a Subtitle (2).
(Optional) Add a Description (1) and a Link (2).
Once satisfied, click the back icon to customize other items on the Simple List.
Repeat the same steps for the other items.
(Optional) Click Add New to add new items.
(Optional) Click the Trash icon to delete an item.
(Optional) Click the Duplicate icon to duplicate an item.
(Optional) Drag and drop to arrange the order of the items.
Step 3: Customize the Simple List
Go to the Design tab and choose the Theme color.
(Optional) Add a Separator (1) and customize the Separator Color (2) and Separator Size (3).
Step 4: Insert and Save
Once satisfied, click the green checkmark.
Then, click Republish.
Simple List Features
There are many ways to customize the features of the Simple List Design Element. In the settings window, you will find the following tabs:
A. Design Tab
You can modify the default design of the element in the Design Tab. Below are the settings you can configure:
|Theme Color||customize the main color of your Simple List. All colors are available on ShortPoint Colors page.|
|Separator ||adds a separator in between items. You can choose from Line and None.|
|Separator color||customize the color of the separator.|
|Separator size||customize the size of the separator.|
|Horizontal View||display items horizontally.|
|Max Items Per Row||customize the number of items per row.|
B. Items tab
The Items tab allows you to duplicate, delete, configure content, and add new items. It has the following options:
- ITEMS ACTION ICONS
|Duplicate||duplicates the item selected.|
|Cogwheel||opens a new window that allows you to edit the content of each item. See the table below for the cogwheel icon settings.|
|Trash||deletes the item selected.|
|Add New||adds a new item.|
|Drag and Drop||allows you to re-arrange the position of the item.|
- COGWHEEL ICON SETTINGS
|Title||add item title.|
|Subtitle||add item subtitle.|
|Description||add item description.|
|Link||add a link to redirect users who click on an item.|
C. Advanced Tab
This tab allows you to further customize the Simple List Design Element. Below are the options available:
|Text Alignment||set how the list item text is aligned on your page. Choose between justified, left, center, or right alignment options.|
|Spacing||control the overall spacing between list items.|
- TITLE STYLES
|Title text size||set the size of the list item Title in pixels, em, or percentage. The size is set to 1em by default.|
|Bold title||set the item Title in bold format.|
|Title color||modify the color of the item Title text. This is set to the primary color of your color palette by default.|
|Title hover color |
customize the item Title color when your mouse is over it. This is set to a lighter version of the Title color by default.
- SUBTITLE STYLES
|Subtitle text size||set the size of the list item Title in pixels, em, or percentage. The size is set to be smaller than the Title size.|
|Subtitle color||modify the color of the item Subtitle text. This is set to the primary color of your color palette by default.|
|Subtitle location||set the location of the item Subtitle. Choose between above the Title or below it.|
- DESCRIPTION STYLES
|Description color||modify the color of the item Subtitle text. This is set to the primary color of your color palette by default.|
|Description max lines||set the maximum lines of text of the Description to show in the list. This is set to show all text by default with no line limit.|
- LINK SETTINGS
|Linking options ||select how item links will be opened. This is set to launch within the current window by default. You can choose between opening the link in a new window, a lightbox, or a dialog window.|
|Link style||choose how users will access the link. By default, the Title of the item will be the link. You can choose to display your preferred Link text as the link by selecting the link option.|
|Link text||set what text will show as a link on your list. This is set to “Read More” by default.|
- ITEMS BACKGROUND STYLES
|Item background color||set the background color of your list items. This is set to the primary color of your color palette by default.|
|Item background hover color||customize the background color of an item when your mouse is over it. This is set to the primary color of your color palette by default.|
D. Custom CSS Tab
NOTE: Check out our support article on How to Insert Custom CSS into a Page Builder Element? (Basic Tutorial) to know more about Custom CSS.
NOTE: The Visibility and Connect tabs are currently not available in Live Mode.
Congratulations! You can now start customizing your Simple List Design Element in Live Mode.