Image background for Wiki pages

Hexenhammer
Hexenhammer

Hi guys,

 

I have had a campaign here for a few years, but I am completely new to CSS.

 

I would love to make a cool background for my wiki pages, akin to this:

https://a-tale-of-blood-and-honour.obsidianportal.com/wiki_pages/boy-king-period

 

Su I tried using this form, which 


ikabodo



posted here: http://forum.obsidianportal.com/discussion/3878/parchment-questions

 

@/* THIS SETS THE BASIC BACKGROUND FOR THE PAGES AND ADJUSTS THE WIDTH */

.wiki-page, .wiki-edit, .post-main, .character-show .main-content section, .item-show .main-content section{

background-color : transparent;

background-image: url(https://db4sgowjqfwig.cloudfront.net/campaigns/70625/assets/785771/parch_3.png?1507120999);

background-position:center;

background-size:100%;

position:relative;

}@

@/* THIS SETS THE BASE SETTINGS FOR THE BEFORE AND AFTER TAGS */

.wiki-page:after, .wiki-page:before, .character-show .main-content section:after, .character-show .main-content section:before, .item-show .main-content section:after, .item-show .main-content section:before{

background-color : transparent;

background-size:100%;

position:absolute;

background-repeat:no-repeat;

background-width:100%;

left:-2px;

width:100%;

height:34px;

content:"";

background-position: center center;

z-index:10;

}@

@/* THIS SETS ADDS THE PICTURE AND ADJUSTMENT FOR THE TOP PARCHMENT */

.wiki-page:before, .character-show .main-content section:before, .item-show .main-content section:before{

background-image: url(https://db4sgowjqfwig.cloudfront.net/campaigns/70625/assets/785771/parch_3.png?1507120999);

top:-14px;

}@

@/* THIS SETS ADDS THE PICTURE AND ADJUSTMENT FOR THE BOTTOM PARCHMENT */

.wiki-page:after, .character-show .main-content section:after, .item-show .main-content section:after{

background-image: url(https://db4sgowjqfwig.cloudfront.net/campaigns/70625/assets/785771/parch_3.png?1507120999);

bottom:-14px;

}@

 

 

So what the heck am i doing wrong?

Comments

  • Bortas
    Bortas
    Posts: 645

    show us your link, so we can see in what way it's broken?

    I'm working on mine as well, still just in build phase: https://morwindl-2.obsidianportal.com/wikis/main-page


    /* BEGIN - CSS only parchment background on content */
    /* Transparent backgrounds so parchment shows */
    .post-player-secret.post-section.player-secret,
    .campaign-landing-page-container,
    .wiki-page .post-section.post-main,
    .wiki-page .post-gm-only.post-section
    { background-color: transparent!important; }

    /* Parchment body */
    .adventure-log-post-container.full .post-comments.post-section,
    .adventure-log-post-container.full .post-gm-only.post-section,
    .adventure-log-post-container.full .post-player-secret.post-section,
    .adventure-log-show .post-main,
    .campaign-public-layout #character-details,
    .character-show .post-player-secret.post-section.player-secret,
    .wiki-page,
    .character-show .main-content section,
    .item-show .main-content section {
    background-image: url('https://db4sgowjqfwig.cloudfront.net/campaigns/154555/assets/712393/BG-Content-Center.png');
    background-position:center; background-size:100%; background-color : transparent!important;
    position:relative; margin-top: 30px; margin-bottom: 100px!important;
    }

    /* Parchment header */
    .adventure-log-post-container.full .post-comments.post-section:before,
    .adventure-log-post-container.full .post-gm-only.post-section:before,
    .adventure-log-post-container.full .post-player-secret.post-section:before,
    .character-show .post-player-secret.post-section.player-secret:before,
    .adventure-log-show .post-main:before,
    .wiki-page:before,
    .character-show .main-content section:before,
    .item-show .main-content section:before { top:-33px; height:46px;
    background-image: url('https://db4sgowjqfwig.cloudfront.net/campaigns/154555/assets/712453/BG-Content-Top.png');
    background-color : transparent; background-repeat:no-repeat; background-position: center center; background-size:100%;
    position:absolute; z-index:1; width:100%; left:-4px; content:"";
    }

    /* Parchment footer */
    .adventure-log-post-container.full .post-comments.post-section:after,
    .adventure-log-post-container.full .post-gm-only.post-section:after,
    .adventure-log-post-container.full .post-player-secret.post-section:after,
    .adventure-log-show .post-main:after,
    .post-player-secret.post-section.player-secret:after,
    .wiki-page:after,
    .character-show .main-content section:after,
    .item-show .main-content section:after { bottom:-75px; height:106px;
    background-image: url('https://db4sgowjqfwig.cloudfront.net/campaigns/154555/assets/712412/BG-Content-Bottom.png');
    background-color : transparent; background-repeat:no-repeat; background-position: center center; background-size:100%;
    position:absolute; z-index:1; width:100%; left:-5px; content:"";
    }

    /* Positioning content on parchment */
    .adventure-log-post-container.full .post-comments.post-section, .character-show .main-content section, .item-show .main-content section{ padding-left: 6.5%; }
    .wiki-page { padding-left: 1.5%; }
    /* END - CSS only parchment background on content */

    GL to you,

    -bort

  • Hexenhammer
    Hexenhammer
    Posts: 3

    Okay, here is the link to the main wiki page

    http://campaign-70625.obsidianportal.com/wikis/main-page

  • Hexenhammer
    Hexenhammer
    Posts: 3

    Wow, Bortas. I used your formula, and it looks awesome.

     

    Can I use it for my campaign? I'll credit you of course :)

  • Bortas
    Bortas
    Posts: 645

    Certainly - I'm not the most proficient of graphic artists, so it is full of issues, but it gets the job done. Go right ahead.

    -bort

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