If you’ve ever had to call a “professional” to add a small bit of content to your website, you’ll appreciate widgets. They’re drag-and-drop blocks of content that you can easily add and move in just seconds. You’ll learn all about widgets in this lesson.
The standard WordPress widgets are somewhat limited in terms of display options. In this lessons I demonstrate Widgets Reloaded, a plugin that adds a number of additional settings and options to each of the built-in WordPress widgets.
Have you ever wanted to add a new widget area to one of your page templates? Or a maybe an additional menu? This session will show you how to add some of the WordPress features that your theme designer left out. (Wednesday, October 9 — 1pm PDT / 4pm EDT / 8pm GMT)