Overlay Particle Documentation

Create an image overlay, which comes in different styles. Give user the flexibility to display image with content. See how Overlay can be designed beautifully on Demo Page.

# Overlay Package contents

Files Description
jloverlay.yaml Contains the Overlay particle settings.

jloverlay.html.twig The Twig file to pull information, settings.

Installation Installing the particle on your website is a really simple process. You can refer to the document here to know more.

Requirements Overlay requires Uikit 3 for Gantry 5 Atom to be installed and enabled in your theme layout settings.

Go to Template/Theme Settings > select the Layout to add Overlay particle (i.e: Home) -> Layout tab -> Drag and drop the Overlay Particle from Particles panel (left corner) to the section you want to display the Overlay.

Settings

Settings Description
Image An image field with an image picker.
Image ALT Enter the image’s alt attribute.
Title Customize the Title.
Meta Customize the Meta.
Content Customize the content.
Link Enter the image’s link if needed.
Link Text Specify the button label.
Target Target browser window when item is clicked.
Hover Image Select an optional image that appears on hover.
CSS Classes CSS class name for the particle.

Overlay Tab

Settings Description
Mode When using cover mode, you need to set the text color manually.
Overlay on hover Display content overlay on hover.
Animate background only Animate background only on hover.
Overlay Style Select the style for the overlay.
Color Set light or dark color mode for text, buttons and controls.
Padding Set the padding between the overlay and its content.
Position Select the overlay or content position.
Margin Apply a margin between the overlay and the image container if the overlay style is Selected.
Max Width Set the maximum content width.
Overlay Transition Select a transition for the overlay when it appears on hover (support 15 transition effects).
Link overlay Link the whole overlay if a link exists.

Tab Style

Image Settings Common settings for images.

Settings Description
Image Transition Select an image transition. If the hover image is set, the transition takes place between the two images. If None is selected, the hover image fades in.
Box Shadow Select the image’s box shadow size.
Hover Box Shadow Select the image’s box shadow size on hover.
Width Enter the image’s width.
Height Enter the image’s height.

Title Settings Common settings for title.

Settings Description
Transition Select a transition for the title when the overlay appears on hover.
Style Heading styles differ in font-size but may also come with a predefined color, size and font.
Link title Link the title if a link exists.
Hover Style Set the hover style for a linked title. Enable link title to use this option.
Decoration Decorate the headline with a divider, bullet or a line that is vertically centered to the heading.
Predefined Color Select a predefined text color.
Custom Color Customize the title color instead using predefined title color mode.
You need to set the predefined color to None to use the customize color option.
Font Size Customize the title text font size.
Transform The following options will transform text into uppercased, capitalized or lowercased characters.
HTML Element Choose one of the elements to fit your semantic structure.
Margin Top Set the top margin.

Meta Settings Common settings for meta.

Settings Description
Transition Select a transition for the meta text when the overlay appears on hover.
Style Select a predefined meta text style, including color, size and font-family.
Predefined Color Select the predefined meta color.
Custom Color Customize the meta color. Set Predefined Color for Meta to None before using this feature.
Font Size Customize the title text font size.
Transform The following options will transform text into uppercased, capitalized or lowercased characters.
Alignment Align the meta text above/below the title or below the content.
Margin Top Set the top margin.

Content Settings Common settings for content.

Settings Description
Transition Select a transition for the content when the overlay appears on hover.
Style Select a predefined text style, including color, size and font-family.
Predefined Color Select the predefined meta color.
Content Color Customize the content color instead using predefined text color.
You need to set the predefined color to None to use the customize color option.
Font Size Customize the content text font size.
Transform The following options will transform text into uppercased, capitalized or lowercased characters.
Margin Top Set the top margin.

Link Settings Common settings for Link.

Settings Description
Transition Select a transition for the link when the overlay appears on hover.
Target Target browser window when item is clicked.
Style Set the button style.
Button Size Set the button size.
Margin Top Set the top margin.

General, Parallax and Parallax Background tab

Please take a look the documentation here for more detail about these tabs settings

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