Strange space in a page

  • 007me

    #8856

    Hi,

    why does this happens? How should I solve it?

    https://www.dropbox.com/s/2bemsz4dpzd2ctp/Graphene-square.png

    You can see it live here:

    http://tinyurl.com/plwfnau

    Thanks.

    Sharon

    #42314

    Hi 007me,

    I’ve noticed that happening to me too, recently. I’m not experienced enough to know why it’s happening but I did manage to fix it with some css in my child theme. Here’s the CSS from your site when I use Firebug to inspect the element:

    code {
    font: 12px 'Courier New',monospace;
    background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% #F8F8F8;
    padding: 0px 2px 2px;
    margin: 0px 2px;
    border: 1px solid #D5D5D5;
    border-radius: 3px;
    overflow: auto;
    white-space: pre-wrap;}

    Mine was similar and I just changed all the values to either zero, or none, depending on the class. I’ve tested this with yours and it works so perhaps you can use that as an interim measure unil someone more experienced comes along and can address the “why” of this occuring…

    Hope that helps.

    Regards,

    Sharon 🙂

    Mod

    Kenneth John Odle

    #42315

    @007me:

    It looks like one of your plugins is adding a paragraph with an empty code block in it. Possibly the wp-polls plugin? I’m not entirely sure, so this is a guess, but I would check your settings for this plugin.

    @Sharon:

    I can’t identify this on your site. Your solution will work, but if you ever use the code block, it may look somewhat strange.

    007me

    #42316

    I’m using wp-polls on this page.

    I’ll try and ask the developer.

    007me

    #42317

    Asked the developer. He sent me back to the theme developer.

    I’ll appreciate any help.

    See here:

    http://wordpress.org/support/topic/strange-space-in-a-page?replies=4

    Prasanna SP

    #42318

    Something is adding some blank <code> tags into the page. Edit that page and remove them.

    You can change its display only for that page with this,

    #post-500 code {
    background: none;
    border: none;
    }

    007me

    #42319

    Prasanna,

    So this page ID is post-500?

    Prasanna SP

    #42320

    500 is the page ID. post-500 is the page’s content div ID.

    007me

    #42321

    Ok, that was a stupid mistake of mine 🙂

    Edited the page thru the text editor and removed the not needed code from there.

    Thanks.

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