I remember the day JT (Showit Design Lead) showed me this little trick I'm about to share with you. Perhaps you use it all the time… but if you don't, be prepared to get excited. This Showit Desktop feature is bound to make designing a little easier.
When you've selected an item on the Showit stage you'll see four tabs on the right side of your screen. On the Layout tab you'll find the Size & Position section, Transitions and Edge Locking. If you have questions about any feature inside of Showit, you can always consult the Showit Wiki here.
What you may not have noticed though are the two little lines with tiny white boxes that sit just to the right of the X and Y position selectors. I had never taken the time to click on either of them, assuming they were a visual representation of the X and Y axis.
What they actually do is help you align an item on the Showit Stage to the exact center. The top icon, adjacent to the X selector box will position any item on the stage to the exact vertical center. The bottom icon, adjacent to the Y selector box will position any item on the stage to the exact horizontal center.
I had already been using Showit for about three years when JT opened my eyes to these very handy tools inside of Showit. Proving that there are tons of great, little-known features built into the Showit software.
Is there a Showit feature you'd like to know more about? Let us know in the comments below and we'll feature it in an upcoming post.
Amy and Jordan started out as Elementary school teachers many years ago, and have since evolved into so many new things – photographers, parents, educators, and now podcasters. And with every new endeavor – their website grows with them. There is no such thing as out-growing your website. Whether you need a photography website, or […]
Jasmine Star started off as a photographer, and is now a brand and business strategist for entrepreneurs. As she and her business (no, businesses. So many businesses) evolve, so too does her website. And having a Showit website, it is easy to make that happen. Promise Tangeman of Go Live HQ has been her friend […]
Having been hooked on technology since his first gaming console when he was 10, Chip has devoted his life to sharing that love of technology with others. Through his Facebook group and global speaking events, he doesn’t just share his love of photography, but his passion for helping people towards their business goals. Making a […]
Start Your Free Trial
Free for 14 days.
No credit card required.