Gantry Features

Gantry is packed full of features to empower the development of designs into fully functional layouts with the absolute minimum of effort and fuss.

  • 960 Grid System

    ( – 12 & 16 Column Support)

  • WordPress Support

    Currently The Gantry Framework is available for the Joomla! & WordPress – A very powerful and popular GPL Content Management Systems

  • Stunning Administrator interface

    Gantry provides a uniquely intuitive interface to control all aspects of the design

  • XML driven and with overrides for unprecedented levels of customization

    Gantry is easy to configure, customize and extend

  • Per page/post/taxonomy level control over any configuration parameter

    Layouts, colors, features, etc can all be different for any page/post/taxonomy etc.

  • Preset any combination of configuration parameters, and save custom presets

    Creating custom presets allows you to easily save any combination of configuration settings for later use

  • RTL language support

    Gantry makes it easier than ever to develop Right-to-Left (RTL) based designs for languages such as Arabic, Hebrew and Farsi

  • Built-in CSS and JS compression and combination

    Reduce the total number of requests for your site as well as adding compression for maximum page optimization

  • Flexible grid layout system for unparalleled control over block sizes

    Control the sizes of your blocks with our simple grid layout controls

  • 65 base widget positions.

    To get you started right we’ve included plenty of widget positions, but adding even more is a trivial procedure

  • 38 possible layout combinations for mainbody and sidebars

    The mainbody and sidebars now have an unprecedented level of control. Gantry provides support for all kinds of layout options

  • Source-ordered 4 column mainbody

    With up to 3 total sidebars, Gantry allows you to achieve highly complex mainbody layout scenarios

  • Many built-in features such as font-sizer, to-top smooth slider, IE6 warning message, etc.

    Easily add your own unique functionality with Gantry’s feature support

  • Ability force ‘blank’ widget positions for even more advanced layout customization

    Create layouts with blank spaces or complex alignment requirements with this functionality

  • Flexible parameter system with ability to set parameters via URL, Cookie, Session, Presets, etc.

    Any parameter can be configured via XML to be settable from a variety of mechanisms for complete customization

  • Automatic per-browser-level CSS and JS control

    Advanced control of CSS and JS for any specific browser version allows browser bugs and issues to be isolated and patched with a minimum of fuss

  • Optimized codebase with speed, size, and reuse core tenants of the framework design

    Gantry is more than just unparalleled flexibility and control, it also provides a powerful basis to build professional quality designs.

Visit the Official Gantry Framework site