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Wikia University - How to Make a Custom Background

In this class you'll learn about one way to create a custom background or "skin" for your community. A distinctive background can add personality to your wikia; many communities change their background periodically to reflect the latest updates to the topic of the wikia.
Additional Resources:
  • Help:Background - Instructions and details to help with designing a custom background image for your wikia.
  • Help:Theme Designer - Instructions for using the Theme Designer tool to customize your wikia. Backgrounds images are loaded via Theme Designer.
  • Help:Main Page - Suggestions for setting up your community's main page, another place to showcase content.
  • Help:Admin Dashboard - Learn more about the other tools available to founders and admins.

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  • background?

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    • how does one make a custom background? I have tried but I still cannot get a background to fit the entire screen
    • You can use the theme designer, or you can use CSS to change the background of your wiki. See Help:Background for more info.

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