• Toggling your Client Response Legend

    I recently got a question about hiding a Client Response legend that’s been placed in the page copy of a Backlight album. It’s really pretty easy to do with a simple jQuery toggle. See this in action on my Backlight test site. In my previous article on creating a legend for Client Response albums, I […]

  • Some css “recipes” for your Backlight site

    Here are just a few css tweaks you can use for your Backlight site. Just add to your custom css file. Note: these are valid through Backlight version 1.1.1. I’ll update as needed. Image border and shadows Center footer text Add borders around thumbnails Center caption text under large Photoswipe images Style metadata in thumbnails […]

  • Backlight Client Response Legend

    The new Backlight Client Response module is here! The look and functionality is nearly identical to the CE4 version so if you’ve been using that, the Backlight version will make for an easy transition. You’ll probably find it even easier to use. Backlight Client Response module gives you three options for the selection icons: A […]

  • Responsive grid framework in Backlight

    TTG’s Responsive Grid Framework allows you to create columns of text, allowing for just about any layout you can think of. Some things have changed in the Backlight version. I’ll take a look at them here.

  • Do your TTG site development in a sub-domain

    Save time and migraines by first developing your site in a sub-domain

  • Including inline images in the block text

    Learn now to insert images with wrapping text into your TTG page copy

  • The CSS Box Model

    Get a handle on margin, padding, and borders by understanding the css box model

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Current TTG versions

Backlight Versions

Backlight 1.2.3
Pages module 1.2.3
Cart Add-on 4.1.5
Client Response Add-on 7.1.2
Theater Add-on 1.2.5
WordPress Add-on 1.2.5
Publisher 3.2.3

CE4 Versions

note: CE4 is no longer being developed or sold. See this post.

TTG-BE: 2.0.5a
Autoindex: 7.0.8
Cart: 3.1.4a
CRG: 6.1.3a
Gallery: 6.1.10
Pages: 7.0.15
Publisher: 2.3.3
Stage: 6.1.6
Theme for WordPress: 3.1.2

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