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Forte is a powerful way to display your portfolio, putting your best shots up front, then allowing visitors to dig further into the projects they want to see. 


Site

Background – select the background color for the site.

Background Image – apply a background image for the site.

Content Width – set the width of the content area on pages and blogs. 

Content Alignment – control the alignment of the page content area.

Content Title/Description – show or hide the page title and description. 


Header

Control the typeface and other font properties for the Site Title, Tagline, and Navigation.

Hide Folder Symbol – disables the ‘+’ icon that precedes any folder link in the main navigation. 


Index

Index Transition – determines the effect used to transition from one slide to the next.

Hide Arrows – turns off gallery navigation arrows.

Hide Folder Title – removes the folder title from the project navigation display.

Auto Play – enables transitions to begin automatically without the user clicking an arrow. 

Auto Play Delay – determines the timing between each slide transition.


Gallery

Lightbox Transition – determines the effect used to transition from one slide to the next in the gallery view.


Blog

Borders Color – set the color used on site borders.

Show Author Name – include the author name in the article entry title area next to the date. 

Sidebar Position – determines the position / display of the blog sidebar.

Sidebar Width – sets the width used for the blog sidebar. 


Product Styles

Product Background Color – sets the color behind the product image.

Product Overlay Color – sets the color of the overlay when product list titles are set to ‘overlay.’

Products Per Row – determines the number of products shown per line on the product list.

Product List Titles – controls the position of the product title on the product list.

Product List Alignment – sets the text alignment of the product title on the product list.

Product Item Size – select an image ratio for the product photo on the product list.

Product Image Auto Crop – determines whether product images fill the image area or fit within.

Product Gallery Size – select an image ratio for the product gallery on the product item page.

Product Gallery Auto Crop – determines whether product images fill the gallery area or fit within.

Show Product Price – shows the price on the product list page when enabled.

Show Product Item Nav – shows the ‘back to shop’ link on the product item page.

 


Event Styles

Event Time Format – toggle between 24 hour or AM/PM for event times.

Event Icons – enable icons on the address and event time display.

Event Thumbnails – show an image thumbnail in list view.

Event Thumbnail Size – controls the size (ratio width:height) of the event thumbnail image.

Event Date Label – enable date overlay on top of event thumbnail.

Event Date Label Time – include the time of the event with the date overlay.

Event Excerpts – show optional excerpt text of events on the list view when present.

Event List Date – show the full event date (day, month, year) of the event on the list view.

Event List Time – show the time range (start time-end time) of the event on the list view.

Event List Address – show the event location address when present.

Event iCal/gCal Links – show links to add events to Apple or Google calendars.

Event Like and Share Buttons – show Squarespace simple like and share buttons on events.

Event List Compact View – enable a simple stacked view of events in the list view.

Event Calendar Compact View – enable a simpler calendar view optimized for smaller areas

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