Building Custom Footer Layout Using Divi Theme Builder

by | Sep 15, 2020 | Divi Theme Builder | 0 comments


  • Importance of a well-designed footer in web design.
  • Overview of the Divi Theme Builder and what sets it apart.
  • Purpose of the article: Step-by-step guide to creating a custom footer layout with Divi Theme Builder.

Section 1: What Makes a Good Footer?

  • Key elements of an effective footer:
    • Contact information
    • Social media links
    • Navigation links
    • Copyright information
    • Newsletter sign-up
    • Quick links
  • Examples of effective footers from popular websites.

Section 2: Getting Started with Divi Theme Builder

  • Brief introduction to Divi Theme Builder.
  • How to access the Divi Theme Builder in your WordPress dashboard.
  • Overview of the Theme Builder interface.

Section 3: Creating a New Footer Layout

  • Steps to create a new template:
    • Navigating to Divi Theme Builder.
    • Adding a new global footer.
  • Assigning the new template to the footer area.

Section 4: Structuring the Footer

  • Deciding on the row/column layout based on your content needs.
  • Adding sections for various footer elements:
    • Row for contact information
    • Row for social media links
    • Row for navigation and quick links

Section 5: Adding Content to the Footer

  • Using Divi modules to add and customize content:
    • Text module for contact information and copyright.
    • Social media follow module for social media links.
    • Menu module for navigation links.
    • Email opt-in module for newsletter sign-up.
  • Tips for customizing each module to match your brand (fonts, colors, styles).

Section 6: Customizing and Styling the Footer

  • Applying custom CSS for advanced styling.
  • Using Divi’s built-in design options for consistency:
    • Global styles and presets.
  • Ensuring mobile responsiveness and cross-browser compatibility.

Section 7: Saving and Applying Your Footer Layout

  • Saving the footer layout as a global element for site-wide application.
  • Assigning the footer to specific pages if needed.

Section 8: Testing and Fine-Tuning

  • Previewing the footer layout.
  • Making necessary adjustments after preview.
  • Testing the footer on different devices and browsers to ensure functionality and aesthetics.


  • Recap of the process of building a custom footer using Divi Theme Builder.
  • Encouragement to explore and apply unique customizations.
  • Invitation for readers to share their own designs or ask questions in the comments section.

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