Creating a promotional banner
In this recipe, we will see how to create a banner quite easily with GIMP for our store. We are going to see a step-by-step guide for it.
We are going to place a banner image in the welcome message area. First, we will create the banner and then in the next recipe, we will place it using the admin panel.
- First of all, we need to measure the size of the welcome message area in order to have the image dimension. For this, click the Firebug icon:
- It will open up Firebug; now click on the firebug inspector icon:
- And click on the welcome message area on the browser screen. You'll see the following ...