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Hi,

I am trying to remove the sidebar areas from my child theme (pagelines.com) from the post pages on a site:

https://staging4.talltreemusicfestival.com/2017/grand-analog/

The content is all the way to the left and very small, and the two sidebar areas are taking up a lot of space.

What I'm after is content to the left, taking up most of the space, and then a small sidebar width on the right for widgets.

I've tried selecting 'read width content' and 'full width content' in the edit screen for the WP content section, but it doesn't change.  If I try to move the sidebars (1 or 2) to the left, it doesn't change.

If I select the pagelines framework theme (not child), the two sidebars go away when not selecting them in the edit screen..

Can someone please tell me what I'm doing wrong?

Thanks in advance.

-Matt

 

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Andrew

Hey Matt, 

Try using a container and putting all these sections in there. The containers content area is designed to fit in middle of the screen.

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