Style Your Report

Do you need for your survey's report to correspond with your brand or perhaps your client's brand? You're in the right place; this tutorial covers the style options available in the Standard Report.

The Standard Report offers a number of style options for you to completely control the look and feel of the report. To get started, click the Report Style option in the left-hand panel of your Standard Report.

Access Report Styling Options

Themes

Get started styling your Standard Report by checking out our Pre-Built Themes. Navigate to Report Style > Theme > Pre-Built Themes and click a theme thumbnail to see it applied to your report.

Note: Applying a Pre-Built Theme to your report will update every visual aspect of the report, including changing the fonts, chart colors, and size of the text.

Pre-Built Report Themes

Pre-Built Theme Library


Logo

If you wish to include your brand's (or your client's) logo at the top of your Standard Report go to Report Style > Logo and click Add Image. There are several options for adding a logo:

  • Select an image that has been previously uploaded to your File Library
  • Upload an image directly via the Upload image file button
  • If your image is hosted online, add it to the report via the Image URL field. Paste the image link/url into the field and click Insert Image to finish.

Add A Logo To Your Report

Adding Logo Options


After adding your image, use the Position drop-down to set the image position as Left, Center, or Right. If you need to adjust the logo's size, use the Size slider to either increase or decrease the size.

Background

Click the Background option in the left-hand panel of your Standard Report to change the background color of the report. You can choose from our quick colors, use the color wheel, or enter a specific HEX Code if you have it handy.

In addition, Alchemer can grab colors from either an uploaded image or a website. Use the From Image or From Webpage options to provide a color source for the background of the report.

Change Report Background Color

Background Color Options


Page

Click the Page option in the left-hand panel of your Standard Report to change the page color. You can choose from our quick colors, use the color wheel, or enter a specific HEX Code if you have it handy.

In addition, Alchemer can grab colors from either an uploaded image or a website. Use the From Image or From Webpage options to provide a color source for the report page.

Change Report Page Color

Page Color Options


Page Width

You can adjust the page width via the Page Width option within Report Style > Layout section. The default page width is set to 80%; you can use the slider to adjust or type a specific percentage or pixel width into the available field.

Layout: Page Width

Chart Colors

Click Chart Colors in the left-hand panel of your Standard Report to get started customizing the colors that are used in the charts throughout the report.

Pre-built Color Sets

Under Pre-built Color Sets, there are color palettes galore. Be sure to scroll down to see all of the options. You can select a quick color palette that you like and then go to the Chart Colors section to further customize by adding, removing or adjusting the existing colors in that palette.

Pre-built Color Sets

Chart Colors

Under Chart Colors you can customize to your heart's content.

Remove a color

If you wish to remove a color from being used in any of your charts, select it and click the x remove color link.

Remove Chart Color

Add a color

To add a color select an empty cell in your current color list and then choose from our quick colors, use the color wheel, or enter a specific HEX Code if you have it handy.

Add Chart Color

Reorder your colors

Colors will be used in your charts in the order they are listed. If you wish to reorder your colors, click, hold and drag colors to the desired location.

Reorder Chart Colors

Text

Under the Text options in the left-hand panel of your Standard Report, you can customize the font, font size, font weight, and color of your Title Text, Question Text, and Body Text.

Text Styling Options

Title, Question, and Body Text


Custom CSS

Finally, if you know your CSS you can add your own custom styles to further customize the report look & feel, under Report Options > Custom CSS.Report Custom CSS

For example, to remove the data labels associated with Standard Report Pie Charts (pictured below), use the following code:

.highcharts-data-label{
display:none;
}
.highcharts-data-label-connector{
display:none;
}

Remove Data Labels With CSS

Save a Theme to Your Library

Once you get your report looking just right, you can save the theme for re-use across other projects.

  1. Go to Report Style > Theme > Your Theme Library
  2. Click the Save Current Style as a New Theme option at the bottom of the Pre-Built Themes.
  3. Give your theme a name and click Save. Now your theme is saved for use in future reports!Save Your Report Theme

Applying a Saved Theme to Your Standard Report

Once you have a saved theme you'll likely want to apply this theme to another Standard Report. To do so go to Report Style > Theme > Your Theme Library and select the Theme you wish to apply.

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