Thursday, December 20, 2012

Dark Style LavaLamp Drop Down Menu Bar For Blogger

In  this  post,  im  gonna  explain,   how  to  add attractive Css3  lava-lamp drop   down menu bar
for your blog.Menu bar helps  you to make your blog  attractive  and keep linking to main pages
with   page  name.Few  month  ago i  published another lava-lamp menu. but this is different style.
you can try it.Im using Css3 for these menu bar. you can get my earlier menu bar form here.



1. Log in to blogger account and Click drop down.
2. Now select "Template" Like Below.


3. Now you can see Live on blog, Click EDIT HTML Button"

4. Now click Proceed button.
5. Find this tag by using Ctrl+F    ]]></b:skin>

6. Paste below code Before ]]></b:skin> tag

/* Flying Css3 menu*/

.container {
    margin: 30px auto;
    width: 957px;}

#nav,#nav ul {
    list-style: none outside none;
    margin: 0;
    padding: 0;}
#nav {
    background: url('') no-repeat scroll 0 0 transparent;
    clear: both;
    font-size: 12px;
    height: 58px;
    padding: 0 0 0 9px;
    position: relative;
    width: 957px;}
#nav ul {
    background-color: #222;
    border:1px solid #222;
    border-radius: 0 5px 5px 5px;
    border-width: 0 1px 1px;
    box-shadow: 0 5px 5px rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.5);
    left: -9999px;
    overflow: hidden;
    position: absolute;
    top: -9999px;
    z-index: 2;
    -moz-transform-origin: 0 0;
    -ms-transform-origin: 0 0;
    -o-transform-origin: 0 0;
    -webkit-transform-origin: 0 0;
    transform-origin: 0 0;
    -moz-transition: -moz-transform 0.1s linear;
    -ms-transition: -ms-transform 0.1s linear;
    -o-transition: -o-transform 0.1s linear;
    -webkit-transition: -webkit-transform 0.1s linear;
    transition: transform 0.1s linear;
#nav li {
    background: url('') no-repeat scroll right 5px transparent;
    float: left;
    position: relative;}
#nav li a {
    color: #FFFFFF;
    display: block;
    float: left;
    font-weight: normal;
    height: 30px;
    padding: 23px 20px 0;
    position: relative;
    text-decoration: none;
    text-shadow: 1px 1px 1px #000000;
#nav li:hover > a {
    color: #00B4FF;
#nav li:hover, #nav a:focus, #nav a:hover, #nav a:active {
    background: none repeat scroll 0 0 #121212;
    outline: 0 none;
#nav li:hover ul.subs {
    left: 0;
    top: 53px;
    width: 180px;
    -moz-transform: scaleY(1);
    -ms-transform: scaleY(1);
    -o-transform: scaleY(1);
    -webkit-transform: scaleY(1);
    transform: scaleY(1);}
#nav ul li {
    background: none;
    width: 100%;}
#nav ul li a {
    float: none;}
#nav ul li:hover > a {
    background-color: #121212;
    color: #00B4FF;}
#lavalamp {
    background: url('') no-repeat scroll 0 0 transparent;
    height: 16px;
    left: 13px;
    position: absolute;
    top: 0px;
    width: 64px;
    -moz-transition: all 300ms ease;
    -ms-transition: all 300ms ease;
    -o-transition: all 300ms ease;
    -webkit-transition: all 300ms ease;
    transition: all 300ms ease;
#lavalamp:hover {
    -moz-transition-duration: 3000s;
    -ms-transition-duration: 3000s;
    -o-transition-duration: 3000s;
    -webkit-transition-duration: 3000s;
    transition-duration: 3000s;
#nav li:nth-child(1):hover ~ #lavalamp {
    left: 13px;
#nav li:nth-child(2):hover ~ #lavalamp {
    left: 90px;
#nav li:nth-child(3):hover ~ #lavalamp {
    left: 170px;
#nav li:nth-child(4):hover ~ #lavalamp {
    left: 250px;
#nav li:nth-child(5):hover ~ #lavalamp {
    left: 330px;
#nav li:nth-child(6):hover ~ #lavalamp {
    left: 410px;
#nav li:nth-child(7):hover ~ #lavalamp {
    left: 490px;
#nav li:nth-child(8):hover ~ #lavalamp {
    left: 565px;

7. Go to blogger and click Layout

8. Click Add Gadget and select 'HTML/Javascript

9. Paste below code.

<div class="container">

            <ul id="nav">
                <li><a href="">Home</a></li>
                <li><a class="hsubs" href="#">Menu 1</a>
                    <ul class="subs">
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 1</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 2</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 3</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 4</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 5</a></li>
                <li><a class="hsubs" href="#">Menu 2</a>
                    <ul class="subs">
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 2-1</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 2-2</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 2-3</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 2-4</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 2-5</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 2-6</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 2-7</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 2-8</a></li>
                <li><a class="hsubs" href="#">Menu 3</a>
                    <ul class="subs">
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 3-1</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 3-2</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 3-3</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 3-4</a></li>
                        <li><a href="#">Submenu 3-5</a></li>
                <li><a href="#">Menu 4</a></li>
                <li><a href="#">Menu 5</a></li>
                <li><a href="#">Menu 6</a></li>
                <li><a href="">Back</a></li>
                <div id="lavalamp"></div>

Replace Title and links.
10. Now save your HTML/Javascript'.

    You are done...


  1. thanks for this sir, really love your blog, very informative , im learning so much on this, thanks again, more power

  2. sir, your post"Dark Style LavaLamp Drop Down Menu Bar For Blogger" is very useful
    but i having a problem..
    this menu bar having lot of background space and never show its submenu..

    you can see my problem >>>
    plz help me....