Setting Equal and Minimum Column Heights in WordPress

Last year, I helped my parents’ church move their website into WordPress. It was my first attempt at recreating an existing design within WordPress (a bit scary). I wrote about the process on my professional blog, but I think this is a good place to highlight the specific code I was working on.

Challenge #1: Matching column heights with dynamic content

The front page of the site has two columns that must be of equal height, and the content (and thus the column height) is dynamic. That meant I couldn’t just cheat and used fixed heights. I needed to find a solution that would automatically adjust the column heights—both of them!—when the content in one column changed. Continue reading “Setting Equal and Minimum Column Heights in WordPress”