Making Your WordPress Widgets Do More

There are approximately four levels (very basically speaking) of zen you can achieve via your widgets panel on WordPress. What you can do with your widgets depends on what you want, your skill level with xhtml and CSS and, oddly enough, a really cool plug-in (more on that when I discuss Widget Zen, Level 4). Widget Zen, Level 1: For someone very new to WordPress, it is a world of wonder when they realize they can control what appears on their sidebars! Just go to your widgets panel on your dashboard (Design -> Widgets), choose to … [Read more...]