Backgrounds Overview

To use this add-on, first make sure GP Premium is installed, and that the add-on is activated.

Once activated, you can find the Background options in Customize > Background Images.

Once the Background Images panel is open, you’ll see a list of sections for each element on your website.

Backgrounds panel

Each section has background options for the selected element.

Backgrounds section
Backgrounds section


Choose to repeat the image, usually good for patterns or gradients.

  • Repeat – horizontally and vertically
  • Repeat x – horizontally
  • Repeat y – vertically
  • No repeat – don’t repeat

Size (Auto)

  • Size (Auto) – The background image contains its width and height
  • 100% Width – The background image will be 100% wide, and the height will adjust to keep the aspect ratio
  • Cover – Scale the background image to be as large as possible so that the background area is completely covered by the background image.
  • Contain – Scale the image to the largest size such that both its width and its height can fit inside the content area


  • Attachment – The background scrolls along with the element
  • Fixed –  The background image is fixed and won’t move as you scroll
  • Local – The background scrolls along with the element’s contents
  • inherit – Inherits this property from its parent element


Please refer to this article to understand the position field.