How to edit your site TESTIMONIALS section.

The testimonials section is really important for social proof.

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Use it to display positive feedback from your past clients.

This kind of social proof helps to boost your credibility and win the trust of your potential customers.

First, you’ll need to log into your blog following these instructions.

That will take you to the dashboard of your site.

Open your site in a new tab, and you will see a black bar with editing options as shown below:

Click “Edit Page” and it will take you to the screen shown below:

Scroll downwards, until you see the section named “TESTIMONIALS”

To edit the LIGHT BLUE COLOR OF THE TESTIMONIALS TITLE SECTION, click on the three horizontal lines on first grey box labelled “TESTIMONIALS”

That will take you the screen shown below:

You can edit the TITLE area, however leave the rest of the settings as is, because we’ve already optimized the theme for you.

Next, drag the grey line shown above to scroll downwards, until you see BACKGROUND COLOR.

To edit the color of this section, click on the blue “SELECT COLOR” button above, and the section below will appear.

1 – Drag this with your mouse cursor to select a color.

2 – Drag up or down to increase or decrease the shade/ intensity of the color you chose you chose using (1) above.

3 – Drag up or down to increase or decrease the transparency of the color you chose using (1) and (2) above.

4 – If you already a color code, you can copy and paste it here, and it will override the settings in  (1), (2), and (3) above. If you don’t have a color code, disregard and choose your color manually as discussed above.

After you’ve chosen your color, click on the green SAVE & EXIT button.

To edit the DARK BLUE BACKGROUND COLOR, click on the three horizontal lines on the light blue area shown below:

That will take you the section shown below:

Next, drag the grey line shown above to scroll downwards, until you see BACKGROUND COLOR.

To edit the color of this section, click on the blue “SELECT COLOR” button above, and follow the procedure for choosing a new color as discussed above, then click the green SAVE & EXIT button.

To edit the INDIVIDUAL TESTIMONIALS, click on the three horizontal lines on any of the grey areas marked Testimonial 1, 2 or 3 as shown below:

That will take you to this screen:

Here, you can edit the AUTHOR NAME, then scroll downwards and you’ll see where to edit various other settings. You can customize them if you like, or leave them blank like we did, for a simple testimonial display.

Towards the bottom of the page, you”ll see a section named CONTENT where the main text of the testimonial is written.

For detailed instructions on how to navigate the content editor, you can refer to this tutorial.

When you’ve finished editing, click on the green SAVE & EXIT button.

Repeat the above process for all the other testimonial sections 1, 2 or 3.

Finally click the blue UPDATE button to save all your changes.


Alternatively, you can use the VISUAL EDITOR to customize this section on the front end of your site. Click here for instructions on how to do that.