How to add a space-wide banner

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Purpose

Confluence and space administrators may want to add a space-wide message to users.

Solution

Confluence and space administrators can add a space-wide banner by making a change to the Main Layout. This message will appear at the top of every page in the modified space.

Screenshot: Example of a space-wide banner 

To add a site-wide banner

  1. Go to the space that requires the banner.
  2. Access the space layout menu as described in our Customising Space Layouts documentaiton
  3. Click 'Create Custom' for 'Main Layout' under the 'Decorator'.
  4. Add the following code just before the </head> tag, which is the end of the HTML head section.

    <!-- Message Banner -->
    <div style="background-color: yellow; border: 2px solid red; margin: 4px; padding: 2px; font-weight: bold; text-align: center;">
    ...YOUR MESSAGE GOES HERE...
    </div>
  5. Click 'Save'.

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Changing the Look and Feel of Confluence

Last modified on Jul 18, 2019

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