This tutorial explains how to add a bar counter to your web page with the Divi Visual Builder for the Divi WordPress Theme.

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Hello, my name is Jimi Blevins. Today I’m going to walk you through: “Adding The Bar Counter Module In The Divi Theme.”

I’ve got the Divi Visual Builder loaded up, and the first thing I need to do is just click here on the little gray plus (+) symbol and then search and select “Bar Counter” module.

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I really love these. They are great elements to kind of spice up a website.

Let’s say on your “About Us” page you’re listing out your employees and the different skills that they might have.
So I’ll just walk you through it really quick.

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We’re going to add our first item, and every internet developer needs to be good at “Cat Photography,” (LOL :)) give me a 98-percent on that. Let’s add one more, do “Taco Making Skills,” and give me a solid 82-percent.

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So, as you can see, this is the kind of default setting for the text and the sizes. We can change any of this here in our “Bar Counter Settings.”

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So first off, I can change the “Background Color.” This is the background color that’s underneath the bar. You can see right now it’s a gray, so I’m going to make this the bright yellow so it’ll pop out a little bit better. You can see over here it’s this background, so it kind of shows the negative space as opposed to the percentage.

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Let’s say I want to match that a little bit better, I don’t want to use the blue, I’ll use my bright orange here and really make that pop.

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I can also turn on and off the percentages. What that does is, it leaves it as a little bit thicker line with the percentage in it. If I turn that off, it turns it into a thinner line just showing the bar. I’m going to leave that on for right now.

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We’re going to pop here into the “Design” settings.

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So this top padding, I can add pixels to kind of make the bars a little bit taller. It will place a padding on top of the percentage text, so I’ll show you what I mean by this. I’m just going to put in 10 pixels, and there you can see, there’s a little bit of space above the text here. If I want to match that on the bottom, 10 pixels on the bottom gives me a nice wide bar to look at.

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Okay, so now I can change the “Title Font.” I think I want to make it a little bit bigger, make it bold, take it up to about 20 pixels. Then I am going to use around the same orange color, I’m gonna make it a little bit darker so it’s a little easier to read.

I can also change the “Title Letter Spacing,” stretch out the letters a little bit.

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Change the “Title Line Height,” and this will just kind of give it a little more space in between the bar and the title.

The “Percentage Font,” I can change if like. I think I’m just gonna make that bold and make it a little bit bigger, about 16 pixels, so it’s a little bit easier to read. Then, of course, I can also change the “Percentage Letter Spacing,” and the “Percentage Line Height” on that as well.

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Last but not least, I can also put a border around my element just to make it stand out from the page a little bit more. I think I want to go with the darker orange.

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Pops off the page really nicely.

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One more thing up here, I skipped over this “Border-Radius,” this enables you to round the edges of the of the items. I’ve noticed there’s a little bit of clipping here where you can see the background color bleeds through, so I don’t know if you want to use this if you’re using a border.

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Again, it’s up to you to play around with it and see what you like, see what looks good to you.

Thank you so much for watching, my name is Jimi Blevins and I hope you have an awesome day. :) :) :)