Fixing MP3-jPlayer’s annoying 40px bottom padding

Right now, my favorite WordPress plug-in for playing MP3s is MP3-jPlayer by Simon Ward. I use it on the sidebar to the right on this very site to play some of my original music.

The only issue I have is an annoying 40px bottom padding that is put on the playlist player. The CSS has gotta be hard-coded somewhere, but I found a simple fix that I’d like to share:

On your WordPress dashboard, go to Appearance > Edit CSS and add the following CSS code:

#wrapperMI_0 {
padding-bottom: 0 !important;

This will override the inline style code for the player object. I’ve set it to zero, but you can change to whatever works for you.

On a side note, this wonderful plug-in seems to have disappeared! I hope it returns with new revisions. Simon’s own site says you can download from WordPress but the link is broken and the plug-in seems to be missing even if you search for it :-(

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