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floating the social links over an image

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quintinm

Hello.

 

How do i go about floating the social links over an image.

I have a client logo which has a grey bar running the width of the site and i want to place the social links over the image to the right.

It is obvious to me that the logo is float:left and the social media icons float:right and then add padding or margin to position.

But no matter how i try this it just doesn't work and i am getting a bit frustrated at my lack of progress.

 

Please can the more technical guys offer some advice - Danny"], @[member="Martin Davies"], @[member="GetMeWebDesign, would really appreciate any advice on how to get this done.

 

This is the link to the current starting point of the site.

http://www.mnilifestyle.co.za/redesign/

 

Thanks in advance.

 

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Danny

HI,

 

To do something like will require extensive CSS, as the logo is a full block image. What you will need to do is position the social links section using custom CSS, something like this:

 

#socialinksuml4il7 {
float: right;
position: relative;
top: 80px;
left: 0;
right: 0;
z-index: 9000;
}
 
Please be aware that this type of customization isn't something we can provide support and the above code is something I put together really quick. it may not even work and if it does, it will likely have issues when viewing on mobile devices and therefore, require additional CSS.
 
Also, please refrain from using @mentiones when you first create your topic, @mentions should only be used if one of use has replied to your topic.

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quintinm

Danny you are a legend - it works perfectly, thank you.

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Danny

No problem. However, that snippet was created in my head, I actually didn't even view it. So you may want to check how this code displays on different devices, as additional CSS may be required.


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