I have tried following the advice on other forum posts on how to widen my Pilcrow themed site, by altering the pixel width of the 2 column container, but this does not appear to change anything when I save the changes and reopen the website. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Hi there. I’m afraid you’re in the wrong forum. This support forum is only for free WordPress.com blogs. You appear to have a self-hosted WordPress.ORG install. WordPress.com and WordPress.org are completely separate and different: http://en.support.wordpress.com/com-vs-org/
Please visit the WordPress.org support forum for assistance as we won’t be able to help you here: http://wordpress.org/support/ If you don’t already have a username on that forum, click the register button in the upper right corner so you can post in that forum.