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User Ranks in CSS

Unmaintained User Ranks in CSS 1.0

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Compatible XF 1.x versions
1.0, 1.1, 1.2


This mod adds user ranks created with HTML and CSS, so no additional images are required. The attached example shows how the colors automatically adapt when a style color is changed with the XenForo color palette.

The rank text can be changed by simply editing the template - no Photoshop required. You can change the shape, color, background image, and font to whatever you like. So you can actually design your own personal user ranks!


Step 1:

Open template: message_user_info


<xen:if hascontent="true">
<div class="extraUserInfo">

<!-- Start User Ranks -->
<xen:if is="{$user.is_admin}">
<span class="userrank">Administrator</span>

<xen:if is="{$user.is_moderator} AND !{$user.is_admin}">
<span class="userrank">Moderator</span>

<xen:if is="{$user.user_group_id} == 5">
<span class="userrank">Your_custom_usergroup_name</span>
<!-- End User Ranks -->
To show the appropriate rank for other usergroups you'll need a new conditional for every added rank. Replace 5 with the appropriate usergroup ID. Follow the instructions given in this post if you do not want to show additional custom ranks for moderators and administrators.

Step 2:

Open template: EXTRA.css


/* Start User Ranks */
.userrank {
                                display: block;
                                width: 108px;
                                margin: -2px 0 5px 6px;
                                padding: 2px 0 3px 0;
                                border: 1px solid @primaryLight;
                                border-radius: 5px;
                                background: @primaryLighterStill url('@imagePath/xenforo/gradients/tab-unselected-25px-light.png') repeat-x top;
                                text-align: center;
                                font: 11px verdana,sans-serif;
                                text-decoration: none;
                                color: @primaryMedium;
                                text-shadow: 1px 1px 0 #fff;
                                outline: 0;
/* End User Ranks */

The CSS above can be edited to your personal taste. You can ask for help in the discussion thread.

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Even in XenForo 1.4 (with a little bit of customization), looks incredible. I love these user blocks and it adds a good bit of flair to my forums! Definitely useful information for any site owner.
Very simple way to add ranks to the user groups, works very well!
Always use this on any XenForo site I run.