Elementor for WordPress – How to Make Full Width Pages / Layouts


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One of the most common question for Elementor is how to make full width page layouts. While some templates support full width layouts, most do not so this tutorial will show you how to use a small free plugin to make your pages go full width.

Plugin: https://en-gb.wordpress.org/plugins/elementor-templater/
Plugin Homepage: http://wpdevhq.com/

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47 Comments
  • Antoinette Slade
    Posted at 04:34h, 06 March

    Hello
    when I log into my wordpress and look to my right side bar under the title of page attributes template. I have Parent there is stead of template
    I don't have the option of wide screen. My elementor won't work correctly in word press so that I see this template like I see in your video….everything else appears to be working and so I'd like to ask you…. do you know what I'm to do?

  • Marnie Schultz
    Posted at 16:41h, 17 March

    Unfortunately, this doesn't work for me even though I've installed the Sydney theme.

  • M X
    Posted at 21:17h, 30 March

    The plugin doesn't work. When I install it on wp and select "edit with elementor" – the tools menu does not appear. All it does is go to a preview page and nothing else. There are no tools to do anything. I have disabled all other plugins in case there is a conflict but that doesn't do it either.

  • Jack In the Photo Box LLC
    Posted at 14:10h, 01 April

    Hello
    I have another question. How do I freeze the main menu to appear on top of each section? In Excel, you can freeze the top column and row. So on my website, I wan to freeze my menu bar and have access to it through
    the website (from all sections).

  • Tech Girl
    Posted at 20:55h, 08 May

    Should websites always be full width?

  • Tech Girl
    Posted at 21:04h, 08 May

    Also, for example http://www.justinbiebermusic.com/ shows a full width I think but see how you can see the black background? i would want to have a background show. How would I do that? Thanks.

  • Fawad Ali Khan Utmanzai
    Posted at 04:36h, 10 May

    I think this plugin is not working for E-Shop theme.

  • embraer oren
    Posted at 09:45h, 10 May

    awesome

  • FDWebb
    Posted at 01:11h, 02 June

    Thank you for all the tutorials! I'm trying to set up a website using storefront and the full width option seems to work without the extra plugin.

  • It Technician
    Posted at 07:19h, 09 June

    not working when using sydney theme. please help

  • marufboyo
    Posted at 18:36h, 24 June

    thanks bro after 4hours of head ache now its solved

  • Алексей Дяченко
    Posted at 13:23h, 25 June

    Great! Thank you

  • Just Go Simple LTD
    Posted at 21:30h, 29 June

    Great videos. It is the second one I watch and they are accurate!
    On this video I followed all steps and after I clicked update to the new template: Elementor Fullwide Standard I refreshed the page and it was still a block. I tried few themes and I got the same result.
    I noticed that Elementor realesd an update today, 1.51. Is there a chance they blocked this plugin?
    If not, what could be the problem?

  • Peter Gabriel
    Posted at 18:29h, 17 July

    Great tutorial…..Thanks

  • Vijaykant Yadav
    Posted at 13:44h, 27 July

    you made my day thanks

  • Jojo Zak
    Posted at 07:36h, 04 August

    I did exactly as the video but it didn't work until i discovered that I didn't select Full in the image size. Now it looks great! Thanks a lot!

  • QueenBOSS TV - The eCommerce Academy
    Posted at 13:24h, 18 August

    Thank you SO SO SO much!That changed everything for me and my website you have NO idea <3 <3 <3

  • Katlego Moilwa
    Posted at 08:45h, 27 September

    How can I create a child theme for Elementor?

  • Kieran Sampson
    Posted at 15:30h, 03 October

    Doesn't work with my theme. 🙁

    Great tutorial though. Thanks. 🙂

  • Roddy Castro
    Posted at 21:45h, 12 October

    I created a coming soon page with the feature Elementor offers to activate it while still working on the page in the back-end. One of my images will not go full width even after following your steps, is there any way to make this work for the "Coming Soon" page? The mountains behind the coffee bags, see sample here> http://roastedwright.com

    Ps. the coming soon page does not show up in the "Pages" tab because the coming soon page is a feature in Elementor, not a "Page". 

    Thanks in advanced!

  • Bulldog Karma
    Posted at 19:31h, 22 October

    Not sure why I added this Plugin and now all the content has shifted to the left. This is odd. I have selected it as "Elementor Full Width Standard". When I select anything else, the page shifts back to the center. Am I the only one experiencing this?

  • Mian Abdul Qadeer
    Posted at 13:47h, 27 October

    ANY ONE TELL ME ABOUT HOW CAN MAKE SLIDER??

  • Gail Pascoe
    Posted at 04:06h, 19 December

    Great tutorial, but it doesn't appear to work with Masonic theme…? Are you able to confirm (to make sure I'm not doing something incorrectly)? Thanks!

  • Maximum Game
    Posted at 12:16h, 01 January

    I want name of that template please

  • Cain57
    Posted at 04:22h, 23 January

    What was the name of the theme you used for this video? Thx!

  • Nico Luminous
    Posted at 17:40h, 29 January

    you just saved my life, thanks so much for making this! Subcribed!

  • Havilah Asher
    Posted at 17:46h, 08 February

    I downloaded latest version and it doesn't offer templates in vid. Also layout is replaced by content with none of the above options

  • Nuhan Hidayat
    Posted at 09:40h, 22 February

    i can't find the new page template after installing that new plugin

  • angeline laping
    Posted at 09:23h, 09 March

    cant find the width in layout on my elementor 1.9.7

  • Libasse Diop
    Posted at 11:20h, 14 March

    Hi! Does it work also with blackbird theme?

  • Xayh
    Posted at 12:16h, 19 March

    You are what we call a real one😤😤

  • Drew Conroy
    Posted at 04:25h, 25 April

    Great tutorial but Elementor has changed now. I installed the pro version of Elementor a few weeks ago and it had the (-Page Builder – Full Width) in the WordPress page drop-down. Which is equivalent to what you show in your tutorial. Then a recent Elementor update was done and it disappeared? So getting an image to full width for a web page was not possible (used free Sydney Theme) I am glad I watched this video to see you install the 'Page Templater For Elementor' plugin. I stalled it and everything is back to the way it was. I can now make images full screen. You probably already know this but I thought I would mention it just in case

  • Ankit Nagpal
    Posted at 08:19h, 30 April

    But you didn't tell how to make the text full width too. The image is full width but not the text. Why?

  • rollover36
    Posted at 16:43h, 13 May

    Great video but this is no longer applicable in 2018

  • Adnan Raja
    Posted at 04:43h, 26 May

    great (Y)

  • NATUWA Macaw Sanctuary
    Posted at 04:26h, 07 June

    Great tutorial !!!!!! Thank you for sharing your knowledge

  • iGing2
    Posted at 02:09h, 08 June

    Added the theme, added the demo info. There is NO Way I can get a demo page like yours! NO WAY. Can't even start! Bravo

  • Vincent Pitts
    Posted at 07:00h, 23 July

    Hello, Great tutorial, I did exactly what you said and the Sydney Theme still does not respond. Any ideas. Why it didn’t work?

  • Issam Eldin Abdallah
    Posted at 16:05h, 29 August

    Thank you that is Amazing

  • E-NUF
    Posted at 17:47h, 03 September

    hi, I want to click my photo on my elementor website and when I click on that photo it should come in full screen or popup to a customize with hight. how do I do that?

  • Vlad Lipovsky
    Posted at 13:38h, 20 September

    great video, thanks! but I can't find this plugin. Is it no longer available?

  • rachdenise
    Posted at 16:04h, 02 October

    It is not working for me.

  • van Tran
    Posted at 18:44h, 04 October

    It works!!! God bless you

  • George Barker
    Posted at 20:31h, 04 November

    Does not qwork anymore, habve tried twice and different themes

  • David villanueva
    Posted at 20:17h, 05 November

    Greate tip! Thank you very much

  • shantanu bagchi
    Posted at 05:24h, 07 February

    Amazing Stuff !!

  • Last Call Québec
    Posted at 00:37h, 18 February

    no good anymore