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I would like to place a fixed position WP Stock Ticker at the top of the page above the Fixed NavBar.  I have accomplished this by placing under the 'page lines_before_site' hook in the header.php file.

 

One problem is that the background scrolls and therefore my features scroll through the ticker.

 

I was wondering if there is an easier methodology for accomplishing the same thing?  and/or How to solve the background issue?

 

I honestly haven't spent much time on the background issue because I thought there would be a more elegant solution using drag-n-drop.

 

Thanks for the help.

 

site is http://pathfindercfp.com

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greenfly

Hello Andy 

 

Have you managed to resolve this? 


The answer to many issues can be found by searching in the forum before posting as someone else  may very well have had the same problem before you have.  Also, reading the documentation can help you gain a good understanding of how everything works. 

 

Please do not send me private messages. Occam's razor - The principle states "Keep things simple!"

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andystills

Thanks for the inquiry Martin. I did manage a solution in the evening hours.  I moved the short code to the 'pagelines_before_navbar' hook.  I was initially afraid this would cause navbar issues because of CSS spacing (I have very limited knowledge of CSS.) 

 

This fixed scrolling and background issues.  I think this would also apply to adding text or images to the navbar area which could solve some of the issues I saw elsewhere in the forums.

 

Thanks again for checking in.  I'll mark this one as 'Solved'.

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Thanks for letting us know :) 


The answer to many issues can be found by searching in the forum before posting as someone else  may very well have had the same problem before you have.  Also, reading the documentation can help you gain a good understanding of how everything works. 

 

Please do not send me private messages. Occam's razor - The principle states "Keep things simple!"

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