Positioning Elements in Gridbox. Move Anything, Anywhere

Positioning Elements in Gridbox. Move Anything, Anywhere

Christmas is just around the corner! And before everyone starts celebrating, we want to surprise you with new awesome functionality. Since Christmas is associated with miracles, we want to bring some magic to website development. So, ladies and gentlemen, meet Positioning Elements that magically allow you to move plugins anywhere.


Positioning Elements in Gridbox


Joomla website builder Gridbox 2.12.5 comes with new feature Positioning. This means that the grid no longer limits the implementation of your design ideas. Want to move the plugin around the page? Or maybe you want to move it a little to the left? Now it's easier than you think! Move page elements without any margin settings.


Position Default. Leave Everything in Its Place


The new feature Positioning comes with three types of position: Default, Absolute, Fixed. Initially, all plugins have a default position where, as before, you need to use the margin and padding settings to move elements.

Positioning you'll find in the tab Layout in the settings of any plugin. To change the position type, open the plugin settings, go to the tab Layout and select the element position you need.

Positioning Elements - Joomla Website Builder Gridbox

Position Absolute. Move Plugins Wherever You Need


Position Absolute is a brand new Gridbox website-building experience that will add freshness to your designs. With the new option, you're free to implement your most unusual ideas. All you need to do is change the settings and put the element anywhere on the page. Position Absolute will not only save time but also create an enjoyable Gridbox Editor experience.

We would like to pay special attention to the process of moving elements. Position Absolute in Gridbox is a heaven of delight because it's done with a simple drag and drop, smoothly, and most importantly without freezing. Just give it a try, and be sure that the absolute positioning of elements will not leave you indifferent!

Position Absolute - Joomla Website Builder Gridbox

Position Fixed. Pin Elements Wherever You Want


By setting a fixed position, you can place a plugin anywhere on the page, just like with the Absolute Position. The only difference is that you can freeze the element when scrolling the page. Use the fixed plugin position to pin an important element to the visible area of the screen. For example, it could be a call-to-action button, a live chat, or absolutely any other element. So don't be afraid to experiment!

Position Fixed - Joomla Website Builder Gridbox

Z-Index. Set Layer Order


What to do in a situation where elements intersect and overlap? The solution is very simple: use the option Z-Index. Control the position of an element in the stacking order by setting the Z-Index. You can set the Z-Index in the plugin settings in the tab Layout.

Z-Index - Joomla Website Builder Gridbox

Disable On. Hide Items On Any Devices


In today's update, you will find another improvement that will allow you to perfectly customize the responsive design of your websites. Now you can disable absolutely any items, be it a row, a column, or a section on the Desktop, Laptop, Tablet Landscape, Tablet Portrait, Phone Landscape, Phone Portrait. Enjoy!

Disable On Any Devices - Joomla Website Builder Gridbox

Conclusion


Feel the freedom to your creativity and place Gridbox plugins anywhere on the page using the new Positioning feature. Create truly beautiful compositions by mixing elements on the page and changing layer order. Be creative and free. Building the way you want with Gridbox is easier than ever!


Changelist

v.2.12.5 - 08/12/2021

  • Added: Elements positioning;
  • Added: Ability to disable items on all devices;
  • Fixed: Issue with disabling background image in section, rows, and columns on mobile devices;
  • Fixed: Issue with Fixed Header and One Page Menu;
  • Fixed: Issue with option "Mute" for video backgrounds;
  • Fixed: Issue with option "Width" in the plugin "Image";
  • Fixed: Position "Top" for the plugin "Tabs" on mobile devices;
  • Fixed: Issue with Gridbox presets and Hover options;
  • Fixed: Issue with option "Border Radius" in the plugin "Field Image";
  • Fixed: Issue with presets for the plugin "Flip Box";
  • Fixed: Issue with searching within apps on the Gridbox dashboard;
  • Fixed: Issue with the Mega Menu in the editor;
  • Fixed: Issue with 404 page in Joomla 4;
  • Fixed: Issue with a submenu on mobile devices with enabled js minification;
  • Fixed: Issue with the plugin "Google Maps Places";
  • Fixed: Issue with centering prices in Store plugins;
  • Fixed: Issue with Media Manager on Multilingual sites.