How to Create Header in Nexter WordPress Theme?
The Header is the most crucial part of the website, which is the first section on your website. In Nexter, We have followed the concept to give 100% Freedom to your creativity and the power of page builders of WordPress.
You can build a Header from any page builder such as Elementor, Gutenberg aka Block Editor, Beaver Builder, and any other WordPress Page Builder.
Step 1 : Go to “Nexter Builder” from WordPress Dashboard and Press “Add New” to create new template for your Header.
Step 2 : When you will have a new template created, You need to scroll to the bottom and Check for “Layout” Options of Nexter Builder. There will be options for None | Sections | Pages | Code Snippets from them choose “Sections“. In Sections Select “Header”.
2. Header Options
Step 3 : You will have more options to choose from Such as Header Type, Transparent Header, Include In, Exclude From, and others. To know about those options more, Scroll down to know more. You need to customize that as per your needs and then Press “Publish”.
Step 4 : Congratulations! You need to select any of your page builder editor option now as your all settings related to header is setup now.
1) Header Type
2) Transparent Header
By enabling this option, Your header will be transparent and It will be placed on top of your main content area. You need to give a background of a header with transparency from the content area. If you keep this disabled, Header will have its own space first before the content area is starting.
3) Display Rules
1. Include In
With this option, you can select more than one location where you want to show the above template.
Using all options mentioned in include in, You will be able to manage your header with great freedom to set that up based on Post Types, User Logged In/Out, Browsers, As per the Post id and lots more ways.
2. Exclude From
With this option, you can select more than one location where you want to hide the above template.
Using all options mentioned in Exclude From, You will be able to manage your header to hide and use alternate based on Post Types, User Logged In/Out, Browsers, As per the Post id and lots more ways.
3. Which are the best ways to build Header?
1) If you are using Elementor Page Builder : You may check out Header builder from The Plus Addons for Elementor
Header Builder (https://theplusaddons.com/widgets/elementor-header-navigation-builder/)
Sticky Menu (https://theplusaddons.com/widgets/elementor-sticky-navigation-menu/)
Mega Menu (https://theplusaddons.com/widgets/mega-menu)
Mobile Menu (https://theplusaddons.com/widgets/mobile-menu/)
2) If you are using Gutenberg aka Block Editor : You may check out Header builder from The Plus Addons for Gutenberg aka Block Editor
Header Builder (https://theplusblocks.com/plus-builder/#header-builder) and
Mega Menu (https://theplusblocks.com/plus-blocks/mega-menu/)
4. Extra Note
If you are not using a standard header everywhere, You need to disable that default header from Appearance -> Customize -> General -> Header and from there Enable option of “Disable Header”.