Header Spacing Controls

In this, you get an option to set spacing for header layout. Enabling Spacing Addon will add options to following header layout –

  • Primary Header
  • Above Header
  • Below Header
  • Sticky Header

Primary Header

Option to set spacing for Primary Header and Primary Menu/Submenu can be found under Appearance > Customize > Layout > Primary Header

  • Header Space – A primary header is a part where your site identity and primary navigation menu appears. You can set spacing around the content in it.
  • Primary Menu Space – Primary Menu is a navigation menu appears inside the primary header. The spacing value set for this will be applied as padding around each menu item. It allows you to adjust space between each menu item.
  • Primary Submenu Space – The spacing value set for Primary Submenu will be applied as padding around each submenu item.

Above Header

When you activate Header Sections Addons from Appearance > Astra > Addons > Header Sections and enable Above Header on site, you can see this option. You can read more about Header Sections Addon from here.

Setting will be available under Appearance > Customize > Layout > Header >Above Header.
Above Header Space will add padding to above header section from all sides.

When you select Menu option for either section in above header, spacing options for above header menu and submenu are visible. Padding will be applied for the individual menu item with this.

Below Header

When you activate Header Sections Addons from Appearance > Astra > Addons > Header Sections and enable Below Header on site, you can see this option. You can read more about Header Sections Addon from here.

Setting will be available under Appearance > Customize > Layout > Header >Below Header.

Below Header Space will add padding to below header section from all sides.

When you select Menu option for either section in below header, spacing options for below header menu and submenu are visible. Padding will be applied for the individual menu item with this.

Sticky Header

If you have activated Sticky Header Addon from Appearance > Astra > Addons > Sticky Header and using it on your site, you can manage its spacing. You can read more about Sticky Header from here.

Spacing values set for Site Identity, Primary Header and Primary Menu/Submenu will be applied to Sticky Header by default.

Make a note, when you enable Shrink Effect for Sticky Header, top and bottom spacing for Site Identity, Primary Header, and Primary Menu/Submenu will be removed. While Left and Right spacing will remain as it is.

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