You can fully customize your IAM page by adding your own logo, changing the background, or altering the colors of various parts of the site.
Upload a custom logo: This will change the background for the BME logo in the title/navigation bar. Upload your image and then select on the following page what part of the image you'd like to have displayed.
Upload a background image for your page: This will add an image to the background of your IAM page.
Customizing the rest of your page: Editing your theme is easier than ever. Once you click in the field that you want to change, a "color picker" will open and help you select the color that you like. You can also browse web safe HEX color codes by clicking here. The color chart will open in a new window.
To enter your color choices manually, please make sure to use the # sign followed by the 6 character code. Once you've correctly entered a color core, the field will change to the corresponding code's color.
Here is what the "color picker" looks like:
We're still working out a couple of bugs that occur when you manually enter in the color codes. It doesn't consistently make the changes to your IAM theme. When you use the "color picker", the changes that you make will take effect. We are working on fixing this.
You can slide the sliders up and down to get the various colosr that you're looking for. Then select the color in the large box on the left. The color on the left of the two identical sized boxes on the right half of the "color picker" is the color that you are selecting. Click on the colorful circle on the bottom right side and the color code will appear in the field that you were editing. It will also change the color of that field to the color that you have selected.
To change the color or restore the default, delete the code from the field you want to change. The field will retain the color of the deleted code until you save visual theme.
Each of the following sections links to a specific part of your page, similar to how it worked on the original version of IAM.
Page background: This is the background of your IAM page. If you upload an image and change the color, double check to make sure the two don't clash with each other. Page header background: This is he background for the Navigation image where the BME.com text is. It only changes a portion of the background. It also changes the background of the IAM "bread crumb trail" which shows you where you are on IAM. It does not change the background for the Gallery, IAM, ZINE, Wiki, Ask, 411 or Shop links. Page header title: This changes the text color for the Gallery, IAM, ZINE, Wiki, Ask, 411 and Shop links. Page header text: This changes the text at the very top of the page that displays your username and the text "Safe Mode" as well as your username displayed at the end of the IAM navigational bread crumb trail. It is for the text that are not links. Page header hyperlink: This changes the hyperlinks at the very top of the page that displays the links "Logout", "My IAM Page", "Edit Profile & Account", the links "BME > IAM" displayed at the beginning of the IAM navigational bread crumb trail and the links for your message/forum notifications. Header Navigator: This changes the background for the IAM navigation that is located above the IAM bread crumb trail. It is the background behind the links to "IAM Home", "Search", "Events", "Forums", "Tech Support" and "Help". IAM header background: This changes the background behind where your username, location, days until your birthday, and if you're an adult or not. IAM header title: IAM header text: This changes the color of the text for your location, days until your birthday and if you're over 21 or not. IAM header hyperlink: This changes the color of the hyperlink for your username, displayed directly above your birthday as well as the "edit my page" link directly across from your username. IAM main background: This changes the background for the body of your IAM page. This includes the background of your main description, diary entries, modtrackers, your following list and the list of forums on your page. IAM main heading: This changes the color of the text for the words Diary, Following and Forums. This also changes the font. IAM main title: This changes the color of the text titles for diary entries, usernames listed under "Following" and forum titles. IAM main text: This changes the color of the text in your diary entries and your forum descriptions as well as the color of the text in the forums themselves. IAM main hyperlink: This changes the color of links on your page and your forums. Page footer background: This is the background of the bottom of the page beneath where your diary entries end. Page footer title : Page footer text : This changes the color of the text in the footer which is at the bottom of your page beneath your diary entries. Page footer hyperlink: This changes the color of the hyperlinks in the footer which is at the bottom of your page beneath your diary entries.