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A header is the area of your website that appears across the top of your site and appears throughout all of your pages. The header may contain your site title, company logo and your site menu. 

Note: It is not possible to delete the header from your site.

For more information about organizing your pages, click here or check out the interactive site (simply click on the image below)

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  • mbeuromotorssm

    Replied by mbeuromotorssm July 10, 2014



    My mobile page header is set at a height of 24000... There is nothing I can do to change this and I am in need of some assistance.

    Please Advise,

    • Ellie Wix Team

      Replied by Ellie July 10, 2014

      Hi mbeuromotorssm,


      Thank you for contacting us. It appears that you had an empty text box located at 24,000 which was extending the header to that height.


      I've removed the text box and was able to then move the rest of your content directly below the desired header.

       I saved the changes to your site but did not publish the changes.

      Please review the changes made at your convenience and publish your site once again when you wish.


      Feel free to contact is once again should you require further assistance.

      All the best, Ellie
    • mbeuromotorssm

      Replied by mbeuromotorssm July 10, 2014

      Thank you very much! 

    • Ira Bel Wix Team

      Replied by Ira Bel July 10, 2014


      We are always happy to assist!


      Please feel free to contact us in case you need further assistance. 



  • getrichcolor

    Replied by getrichcolor July 9, 2014

    I am unable to bring the Header to the top. I have animations that come down from the top and I have moved them down to the bottom, but they still cover the menu bar and make it un-clickable.

    • Dean Wix Team

      Replied by Dean July 10, 2014



      Looking into your editor I can see you have large image boxes covering the menu, for the menu to be clickable please make sure there are no elements (images/animations) covering it.


      Let us know if you need additional assistance.

      All the best, Dean - Wix Team
  • Michael UA

    Replied by Michael UA July 8, 2014

    I'm tired to fight with my template. Whenever I change the word "HOME" to "WELCOME" in header after saving and publishing it returns back to "HOME". What should I do?

    • Rony Wix Team

      Replied by Rony July 8, 2014


      I have accessed your editor and, as you can see in the screenshot, couldn't recreate the issue.


      Please follow the instructions provided here.

      If the steps in the link didn't resolve your issues, please answer the questions in the same link.

      Rony WixTeam
    • Michael UA

      Replied by Michael UA July 8, 2014

      Ok, thanks, Rony. It seems now is working fine.

    • Ella Wix Team

      Replied by Ella July 8, 2014


      It’s great to hear, thank you for updating us!

      I’m very glad Rony was of assistance to you.

      Please don’t hesitate to contact us again in the future.


  • fitforlifeibbc

    Replied by fitforlifeibbc July 7, 2014

    I can't move the header bar up to resize.

    • Etti Wix Team

      Replied by Etti July 8, 2014



      To make the header smaller, drag the image at the right side down so that it is beneath the header line.

      Then, make your header smaller using the handle.

      Let us know if you need more help.

  • dee0275

    Replied by dee0275 July 3, 2014

    I need to decrease my header size from height 400 down to 200 or even 300.  However I cannot seem to decrease it, only increase. I apologize if this seems redundant of a question. Thanks!

    • Ella Wix Team

      Replied by Ella July 3, 2014


      Which one of your sites are you referring to?

      Awaiting your reply,


  • marinawindowsdoors

    Replied by marinawindowsdoors June 30, 2014

    Hi, is it possible to have different header depth on different pages in the same site? Editing my header depth effects all pages.


    • Dean Wix Team

      Replied by Dean June 30, 2014



      Unfortunately this isn't possible at the moment.


      We document and learn from every feature request and bug brought to our attention. These objectives are immediately high priority milestones in Wix's product road map.

      Feel free to add your feature request to our Wish List by posting here.

      To read about our feature updates, please click here.

      All the best, Dean - Wix Team
  • dachek

    Replied by dachek June 25, 2014

    Hi, i´m having the Header problem right now where i suddenly cant decrease the size of the header, only increase it. Im in quite a panic since im having a re-launch ad in the paper tomorrow and still alot of work to do on the site before that.

    • shayb7 Wix Team

      Replied by shayb7 June 25, 2014



      Please specify the name of your Wix site related to this issue and we will be happy to further assist.


      Awaiting your reply

  • avsautter

    Replied by avsautter June 23, 2014

    I'm also having trouble with my header. I made all of the header contents smaller, so I don't understand why I still can't shorten the height of my header. I can make it as big as I want, but not smaller. It's wayyyy too big and takes up the entire page each time you click on a new menu. 

    • Ron Wix Team

      Replied by Ron June 24, 2014



      I've corrected this for you, please take a look and let us know should you require further assistance.


      Ron, Wix Team
  • stephaloney

    Replied by stephaloney June 19, 2014

    So I have this big gap between my header and page and I can't seem to get rid of it. I can fix it mostly in the editor but when I save and publish my site, it always comes right back. What am I doing wrong? I tried changing the Y axis to 0 but it just changes back once I put the 0 in. Please help!!

    • Rony Wix Team

      Replied by Rony June 19, 2014



      Please note that I wasn't able to reproduce this issue on my end. Your website and your Editor are looking great!

      Does this issue persist? If the answer is yes, please try to clear your browser's cache. You can find step by step instructions here.


      Best Regards, 

      Thanks, Rony
  • missionspossible4j

    Replied by missionspossible4j June 19, 2014

    header question


    I read this…on your response to one of the above questions...

    On another note, I noticed that at the moment some of your site content is intersecting your header and page, which can cause layout problems. Please note your site is divided into three sections: header, page and footer. The header and footer are meant to contain content that needs to appear on all your pages such as navigation, your company logo, etc. The majority of your content should go on your page. 

    As you can see in the screenshot below, some of your page content is above the horizontal grid line that marks the border between your page and header:


    My question is whether i can change the header margin to be smaller…so that the page can appear fully on the screen of a computer/laptop/notebook. 



    • Rony Wix Team

      Replied by Rony June 19, 2014

      If you want to pull up/down the header, you can just use the handle to resize it. 

      Rony WixTeam

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