Document Category: Basics

Introduction to LiveCanvas

Basics

We become what we behold. We shape our tools and then our tools shape us. Marshall McLuhan LiveCanvas is a creative powerhouse, which allows you

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The Stack

Basics

To build a successful Web project, you need an efficient and stable foundation. WordPress is a fantastic platform – until you don’t fall into the “piling

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Installing LiveCanvas

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You’ve just installed WordPress and you want to experience LiveCanvas at it’s best. Here’s the recommended path to get up and running in a minute.

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Creating your first LC page

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After installing the LiveCanvas plugin, let’s create your first LiveCanvas page. In the top WordPress admin bar, just click New > LiveCanvas Page Draft. You

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The main Editor Interface

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Upon launching the editor, you will see the web page with the addition of a black bar on top, sporting the LiveCanvas logo. On the

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The Properties panel

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This panel allows you to edit a number of properties of the chosen element, via simple widgets that interact with the element’s HTML classes or

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The Contextual Menus

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In the LiveCanvas editor, while hovering the page, you will see some contextual menus popping up, where different colours are for different elements in the

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History management

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While you’re editing a page, you might make some kind of mistake and want to travel back to some previous point. That’s what the history

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The Blocks directory

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The Blocks directory The blocks panel shows a directory of categorized HTML snippets. Clicking them will populate your block with the element you’ve chosen. As

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Adding Sections

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Using Readymade sections We’ve enriched LiveCanvas with a collection of useful readymade sections to quickly get started in your projects. Click add new section, the

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