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A Box Appears Behind My Shapes When I Resize My Browser Window

When you use shapes on a centered webpage with a gradient background, a box may appear behind the shape when you resize your browser: This occurs because of the way Visual Site Designer...

Add Your Form to a VSD Website

Ready to put your Web Form Builder form into your VSD website project? You've got three different options, depending on how you're planning to publish your form. Using the Publish...

Add Your Sitemap To A Visual Site Designer Website

Looking for a way to publish your sitemap on your Visual Site Designer website! Yes, we know that is why you are here. :) That being said, simply follow the instructions listed below and your...

Adding a Counter to Your Site

You can locate pre-made counter scripts at HotScripts.com that you can add to a page created in Visual Site Designer. Follow these step-by-step instructions to add a counter to your website:...

Adding a Facebook Like Button to Your Page

Have you ever wondered how people add those awesome Facebook "Like" buttons to their website layouts?   (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];...

Adding a Firestarter Animation or Other SWF File to a Visual Site Designer Website

This article explains how to insert a Flash animation created with Firestarter into a webpage created with Visual Site Designer. You can also follow these steps to add any SWF file to a Visual...

Adding a Google +1 Button to Your Page

Have you seen the cool "Google +1" buttons that people have been adding to their websites? When implemented, this button can truly enhance the layout of your page and...

Adding a Tweet Button to Your Page

Have you ever seen those amazing "Tweet" buttons that people have been adding to their website layouts? When added to your page, these Tweet buttons can truly...

Adding Google Analytics Code to Visual Site Designer

Follow these steps to add your Google Analytics code to a page in Visual Site Designer: 1. Copy your Google Analytics code to your Windows clipboard. 2. Open Visual Site Designer. 3. Go...

Adjust the layer properties when adding a CSS Menu to Visual Site Designer

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Can I Use Shopping Cart Creator on an Existing Website?

Shopping Cart Creator generates all the files you need to run your online shop, which means it can be used as a standalone website. Additionally, the Pages Tool gives you the option to add up to...

Can I Use Transparent Images?

You can insert transparent .gifs and .pngs onto your page using the Image tool , but not within shapes created using the Shapes tool . When you place a transparent image on your page, the...

Can Visual Site Designer Open/Edit Preexisting HTML Files?

At this time, Visual Site Designer is a purely WYSIWYG editor, which means it cannot be used to directly edit HTML. Additionally, it can only work with the VNU files created within the program....

Connection Problems When Uploading to GoDaddy with Visual Site Designer

GoDaddy recently made some changes to their systems that affect the way FTP connections work with 3rd-party programs. When using Visual Site Designer or any other program that connects with FTP,...

Create a Guest Book in VSD

Did you know that you can create a guest book on your VSD-built website using a form built in Web Form Builder and the power of S-Drive Streams? Here's how it's done. Step 1: Create...

How can I recover my VNU file if something goes terribly wrong?

If you are attempting to recover your website from your server because something has gone terribly wrong, here's what you can do. Option One: This is if you've lost...

How Do I Add Google's Sitemap Verification Code to My Index Page in Visual Site Designer?

When you submit your sitemap to Google, you will be prompted to add a line of HTML code to your index page to verify that you own the website. You also have the option of uploading an HTML...

How Do I Add YouTube Videos to My Page?

Adding videos from YouTube (or any other video sharing service) to a page created in Visual Site Designer is simple. Just follow these steps to embed a video on your page: <object...

How Do I Embed a PDF into a Page Using Visual Site Designer?

If you'd like to embed a PDF on your page so that the document appears inside of your website and not as a link, you have a few options for accomplishing this. Method #1 The first option...

How Do I Insert Images?

Click the Image tool in the left toolbar, and then click the location on the page where you would like to place the image. This opens a window that allows you to browse your computer for...

How Do I Make Links to Different Sections of the Same Page?

You've been designing your site and have figured out that a page can be as long as necessary. This is great, but it can be a pain when you're dealing with longer pages. Help out your...

How Do I Place and Move Objects With More Precision?

Visual Site Designer allows you to insert guides to help you position page elements. Right-click the design area and select Insert Horizontal Guide or Insert Vertical Guide . This places a...

How Do I Reuse Graphic Objects?

Select the object you want to reuse and copy it to the Windows clipboard by going to Edit > Copy or by using the keyboard shortcut Ctrl+C . The object is now available to be pasted until...

How Do I Use Website Access Manager With Visual Site Designer?

Website Access Manager allows or denies access on a folder-by-folder and file-by-file basis, but Visual Site Designer creates only one folder (called files ) that contains all your website...

How to add a CSS Menu to Visual Site Designer

Looking for a way to add your new CSS menu created by CoffeeCup Menu Builder to your Visual Site Designer website!? Yes, we know that is why you are here. ;) That being said, simply follow the...

How to Add a PayPal Button to Your Page

Follow these step-by-step instructions to add a PayPal Buy Now button to a Visual Site Designer page: Create your button through PayPal's system . Copy the HTML code to...

How to Add a Web Calendar to Visual Site Designer (Version 5.0 and Higher).

With the release of Web Calendar 5.0, the process of adding your calendar to your website is a wee bit different than it used to be. This is because the latest version of Web Calendar no...

How to Add ColorBox to a Visual Site Designer Page.

If you've seen the cool ColorBox effect on webpages like CoffeeCup's Theme Shop and want to add it to a webpage created in Visual Site Designer, you're in luck! The process is a bit...

How to Add Flash Objects to Visual Site Designer.

Follow these steps to add a Flash object created in one of our Flash programs ( Photo Gallery , Web JukeBox , etc.) to a Visual Site Designer page. You will need to have both applications open....

How to Create a Gradient Background

If you're looking for an alternative to using an image or solid color for your webpage background, you may want to try using a gradient. Here's how: Click the Page button...