Current status of the Ning Platform is always available on the Ning Status Blog.

FORUM

3.0 Tip: Insert Image Into Signin Page

I have been remaking an old network on 3.0 and wanted to add some more style to the signup and signin pages. This tip will insert an image above the normal stuff and a few small tweaks to your network info. Animated GIFs look good too. I'm also working on the ability to insert a div and play videos instead of pictures... when I get a minute.

Add the code below to your CSS, and adjust to your needs.

Enjoy :)

FT

/***-----About Network Tweaks---- ***/
.aboutNetwork {border: groove 2px #fff; border-radius:5px;
padding:10px;
background:#fff;
text-align: center;
-moz-box-shadow:0px 1px 12px 5px rgba(0,0,0,.2),0px -2px 15px rgba(0,0,0,.4) inset;-webkit-box-shadow:0px 1px 12px 5px rgba(0,0,0,.2),0px -2px 15px rgba(0,0,0,.4) inset;box-shadow:0px 1px 12px 5px rgba(0,0,0,.2),0px -2px 15px rgba(0,0,0,.4) inset;
}

.aboutNetwork-title {
font-weight: bold;
text-align: center;
text-decoration: underline;}

.aboutNetwork-networkIcon {
margin-left: 40%;
margin-right: 40%;
margin-bottom: 10px;}

/***-----Pics Above Signin---- ***/
.module-actions.cf.signUpPage-signInLink.cf::before,.module-actions.cf.signInPage-signUpLink.cf::before {
height: 35em;
width: 100%;
border: groove 2px #fff; border-radius:5px;
margin: 0 0 2em 0;
background:url('http://YOUR_IMAGE_URL_GOES_HERE');background-size:100% 100%;
-moz-box-shadow:0px 2px 10px rgba(0,0,0,.8);-webkit-box-shadow:0px 2px 10px rgba(0,0,0,.8);box-shadow:0px 2px 10px rgba(0,0,0,.8);
}
/***-----Resize for Mobile---- ***/
@media screen and (min-width:60px) and (max-width:430px) {
.module-actions.cf.signUpPage-signInLink.cf::before,.module-actions.cf.signInPage-signUpLink.cf::before {
height: 16.5em;}
}
@media screen and (min-width:430px) and (max-width:550px) {
.module-actions.cf.signUpPage-signInLink.cf::before,.module-actions.cf.signInPage-signUpLink.cf::before {
height: 23em;}
}
@media screen and (min-width:550px) and (max-width:650px) {
.module-actions.cf.signUpPage-signInLink.cf::before,.module-actions.cf.signInPage-signUpLink.cf::before {
height: 28em;}
}

You need to be a member of Ning Creators Social Network to add comments!

Join Ning Creators Social Network

Email me when people reply –

Replies

  • Very nice; good job FT

    • Thx KOS

  • Fire-tech, this is awesome and It looks very professional. Thank you for sharing and you have a great day. :-)

    • Thanks George. You do the same!

  • I'm having a rough go getting videos to work in the same location. I can insert a video above posts, but can't seem to make it stick on signin page. Any ideas?

    Here's the quick and dirty for posts (minus the css)...

    <!-----------------Forum Ads Before ------------------>
    <script type="text/javascript">
    if (typeof(x$) != 'undefined') {
    x$("header.entry-headline.media-frame").before('<center><iframe width="100%" height="180" src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/49356164?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;autoplay=0" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen="" mozallowfullscreen="" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></center>');
    }
    else{
    }
    </script>

  • NC for Hire

    nice tip bud!

    • Yeah.. that was a year ago. Haven't written a tip in a loooong time :)

      • NC for Hire

        time to reboot, homey!

        • Yeah, I'm still here in the shadows. Been working on other projects until Ning gets their act together again. Hope you are doing well man
          • Hi there!

            Maybe it's time to stop hiding in the shadows and come out and join the light side of the force? :-)

            Especially for this purpose, we can provide you with PromoMini package for $5.95 monthly, so you will be able to check all the changes by yourself.

            May the force be with you,

            Ning Team.

This reply was deleted.

Announcements

 

Some interesting articles related to community management, digital marketing etc. could be found in our digest. Don't hesitate to leave a feedback so we would know that we should continue :-)

Latest Activity

Ceddy J replied to Ceddy J's discussion
Disk Usage Enforcement
"Usage is one day but a random spike plus 5 days to upgrade is crazy."
6 hours ago
Ceddy J replied to Ceddy J's discussion
Disk Usage Enforcement
"Yep now you see how I felt because it jumped out of nowhere."
6 hours ago
Jelena liked Ceddy J's discussion Disk Usage Enforcement
8 hours ago
This Is bully replied to Ceddy J's discussion
Disk Usage Enforcement
"Well seems like they're going to milk us for every dime they can get."
12 hours ago
This Is bully replied to Ceddy J's discussion
Disk Usage Enforcement
"I have over 10,000 photo's thousands of videos and Iv'e only used 8gb of my storage .. now today it…"
12 hours ago
Fabricio Giugni replied to Ceddy J's discussion
Disk Usage Enforcement
"Hi,It should be good for both sides not only for then."
14 hours ago
Fabricio Giugni replied to Ceddy J's discussion
Disk Usage Enforcement
"Hi,
   I feel Ning is designed to not help us grow. There is no limit upload size, there is no cont…"
14 hours ago
This Is bully replied to Ceddy J's discussion
Disk Usage Enforcement
"It’s just business "
17 hours ago
Susan commented on Steve C's blog post To Ning's CEO
"Steve, I'm interested in the answer NING surely sent to you....
Thanks"
17 hours ago
Alastair Price, Jessica Meakin, Corey A Jackson and 4 more joined Ning Creators Social Network
18 hours ago
Ceddy J posted a discussion
Today I received an unsettling email regarding disk usage on my site. Not only did they say Inwent…
20 hours ago
J.Ayvar left a comment on Ning Networks en español
"Hola! Alguien ha construido una versión de Ning. 4? Yo ya cree mi sitio web en la última versión.…"
yesterday
More…

Meanwhile, you can check our social media channels